The ‘New Market’ area is considered as the paradise for all kinds of shopping. You have to upgrade your bargaining skill (which is not everyone’s cup of Tea) to shop here! It is a ‘bargain hunter’s delight’. There are also different kinds of Food joints in New Market that you must try. We have explored 5 top eateries in this area.
#1. Ban Thai restaurant:
‘Ban Thai’ is a stylish place and it serves unique cuisines for food-lovers. This Thai restaurant is in Oberoi Grand is one of the oldest and authentic Thai restaurants of Kolkata.
Where:15, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Oberoi Grand ground floor, Kolkata.
If you are a food-lover and crave for French cuisines then you need to visit this restaurant that serves one of the best French Food in the city with a touch of Bengal. It serves thalis and has an elaborate a-la-carte menu.
Where: Peerless Inn, 12 Jawaharlal Nehru Road, New Market
#3. The Bhoj Company
The Bhoj Company is a casual dining restaurant that serves Bengali cuisine and often has many Bangladeshi guests. They have a pocket-friendly menu card and serve well-known items like Bhuna Khichuri, Kochu Pata Chingri Bhapa and more.
Where: 30A, Free School Street. Near Fire Brigade Head Quarters.
#4. Decker’s Lane
For the best street foods in Kolkata, try the street foods of Decker’s lane or James Hickey Sarani. The small stalls over here serve a variety of street snacks, starting from Phuchkas to Kulcha-Chana, they have it all.
Where: Towards BBD Bagh (formerly known as Dalhousie square) Bow Barrack street, Kolkata
The famous KFC outlet opposite Sreeram Arcade is one of the most famous and ‘busy’ outlets of KFC. If you cannot find anything else, go for the famous KFC and you won't be disappointed.