Singhara chow- the hidden breakfast gem in Kolkata

Somehow, for some strange reason, there is a dearth of good breakfast joints in Kolkata. Now, I am not talking about the places which makes great kachori. I’ve been to few of them and they’re just great (you can read about them here) and also those places serving the great mughlai breakfast in those hazy…

Tak Heng

This post is to welcome the new baby in town- Tak Heng, the new chinese joint in town. We were cordially invited by Prithvish da to sample the food and we WERE impressed. In the following long write-up, I would try to suggest what all one can try while in Tak Heng. As most of the…

Tung-Nam – Chhatawala Gully, behind Poddar Court

Like all good things, authentic Chinese restaurant is also a dying breed in Kolkata. Some place with minimal ambience and no-frills professional service- yet people flock there in groups just for the great food with honest price- Tung Nam is one such place. “When do I go and how do I reach ? “ Say, you’re…

Eau Chew- Ganesh chandra Avenue

For a foodie to reach pure chinese (not oriental) foodgasm, welcome to Eau Chew- arguably Kolkata’s oldest operating Haka-Cantonese styled Chinese Food Joint.  “Direction and Timing” As soon as you enter Ganesh Chandra Avenue from Central Avenue- Ganesh Chandra Avenue crossing and heading towards B B D Bag, after around 3-4 minutes of work, there…