If food be your religion then the holy month of Ramzan is surely the most buzzing period on your calendar. Observed as month of prayers and humility, this season bursts with food and flavors. Neighborhoods come alive with pious prayer calls, the sunset cheer and inviting aromas food. Kolkata spreads the most luscious meals at most reasonable prices and the warmest spirit.
Whatsup Life presents best places packed with Ramzan food action:-
The star of Ramzan Special Dinner is surely the Nalli Nihari where bone marrow is cooked over hours. Head straight to Sufia in Burra Bazar for an authentic treat of Nalli Nihari. Tender marrow in the luscious gravy with hot Parathas make up for most appetizing Ramzan dinner. Try out the Beef Bhuna as well. Even at 3am in the morning, this place is bustling.
Feast at: 2 Zakaria Street, Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 500
Without even battering your eyelid, head straight to Haji Saheb in the vibrant area of Park Circus for your Ramzan special dinner. Begin the trip with Hyderabi Paya Shurwa followed by rich Mutton Rogan Josh with soft and hot Parathas. Needless to say the Biriyani here begs to be tried. Wrap it up with Kesari Malai Firni.
Feast at: 26 Circus Avenue, Park Circus, Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 900
The Mutton Handi Biriyani at Naushijaan is not only Ramzan delight, it is visual darling too. Biriyani cooked in the laborious Dum style with right measure of spices and lush mutton chunks.This is the possibly the most smacking Ramzan feast you can indulge. Play around with platter of Galouti Kebab where the mutton melts away to happiness. Naushijaan is quaint place in Kasba with quiet ambiance and yummiest dinner display.
Feast at: A4, Rajdanga Nabapally Kasba Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 800
Kareem’s from Delhi have kept the Ramzan feast spectacular for years and the same aswesomness is in your city as well. Located right at IT Hub, Sector V, Kareem’s keeps your Ramzan dinner ultra special. With century old recipe it spreads legendary fare. Murgh Karachi, deliciously dark gravy infused with spices has its own fan-following.
Feast At: PS Srijan Corporate Park, Block GP, Sector V, Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 1300
Another hidden gem for Ramzan dinner in the lane of Park Circus is Afza. You could see the giant Handi of Mutton Biriyani spotted right outside the place and the signature aromas beckoning you. Settle down for Nalli Kebab, Biriyani, Kadai Chicken with Shahi sign-off, the Shahi Tukdra. There is nothing more attractive than good food.
Feast at: 82 Jhowtala Road, Park Circus, Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 500
Ramzan dinner special is incomplete without the mention of Sabirs Restaurant in Chandni Chowk. The toothsome fare here will not disappoint you. You will vouch for the Boti Kebab at Sabirs Restaurant. Juiciest pieces of meat are cooked in burst of butter is the simplest Ramzan food resulting in super bliss. The scrummy Mutton Razala cannot be missed. Dessert play with Phirni and Shahi Tukda is an ideal sign-off.
Feast at: 3/5 Biplabi Anukai Chandra Street, Chandni Chowk, Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 600
Pinchos, the new bud on the block which claims to give twist to the tradition. Pinchos is the first Kebab Café of Kolkata and you can delightfully break your sunset fast here. Located at Southern Avenue, it is the ideal place for the youth who wish to break the fast with interesting fare. Pick up Begum Burger where Galouti Kebab along tandoori mayonnaise is the filling, Ramzan dinner cannot get funkier. The Kebab Platter with Chicken Malai Kebab and Angare Kebabs will only woo you to bits. Incidentally, the traditional haleem is also available here.
Feast: 3 Bompass Road, Lake Market, Kolkata
Appx Cost for two: Rs. 700