A fan of Korean food? We’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of some of the most amazing places specializing and serving Asian cuisine in Kolkata that you got to try for sure.
1.Ping’s Cafe Orient
One of the best places in Kolkata to try Pan Asian food. Ping’s Café Orient brings crunchy goodness of street food from the Far East to create Asian bowls. Enjoy health bingeing nourishment of seasonal vegetables, proteins, and perky condiments with the fun of deconstruction and DIY assembly. Give their Philadelphia Cream Cheese Dim sum a try. Also, the baos, cocktails, and curries are a must-have.
2.Tung Nam Eating House
One of the hidden gems of Terreti Bazar. Authentic Chinese delicacies with a lovely ambiance. The fried pork wontons are crunchy and tasty. The chili garlic pepper pork, juicy, delicious pork pieces deep fried in a thin batter with bell peppers, garlic, and onion. All the dishes are mouth-watering. They have a perfect menu, and you can try out different dishes.
3.Royal China Kolkata
This fine dining restaurant serves an amalgamation of delicious Chinese, Cantonese cuisine & Dim sums. This is a perfect place for family dinners, small gatherings, or even a date. The ambiance is peaceful and they even have a lounge next door just in case you want to hang out with your friends. Highly recommended dishes are- Turnip Cake, Prawn Chive Dumplings, Chicken & Shrimps Sui Mai, Smoked Shredded Chicken, Kung Pao Chicken, Fukien Fried Rice, Roasted Peking Duck, and Mudcake.
4.The Blue Poppy Thakali
Blue Poppy Thakali is one of the most sort after places in Kolkata to have good momos. Perfectly thin wrapping with the right amount of filling and the spicy momo in-house momo chutney makes all the difference. The other dishes on the menu are equally good. Try thukpa, wai wai sadeko, and crispy chili baby corn. They serve a traditional Nepali Thali, which is also loved by many people. The place offers both regular tables and seating on the floor for a more authentic experience.
This is located near the city center of Saltlake, is a hidden gem that is probably one of the best places for Tibetan cuisine. They’ve two seating areas, one of them being the balcony region which is beautifully decorated with lights. This place is quite popular for its pork momos. If you’re an avid Asian food lover, this is the perfect brand to place your orders.
6.House Of Dimsums
House of Dimsums is a pan Asian food serving cloud kitchen based in Kolkata! Dim sums translated mean “To touch the heart”, and that’s what their little pockets of happiness do. Packed with flavors & loaded with authenticity, their wide range of offerings will leave you spellbound. They also cater to bulk orders for birthdays, parties, get-togethers, corporate events, and curated meals.
China White’s is a one-stop destination that serves mouth-watering Chinese and North Indian cuisine. They have a wide range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes to offer. It’s a three-tier restaurant with the ground floor being the hookah joint, the second floor of the restaurant, and the terrace is open air and comes with a bar and a hookah parlor.
8.Sei Vui Restaurant
Sei Vui stands out from the other famous heritage Chinese eateries in the area by its more modern and clean look. This place is quite beautiful, giving out China Town vibes in Central Calcutta. Moreover, it’s pocket friendly. Thread Chicken, Crispy Oriental Chili Chicken Roll, Chili Chicken Dry, Lat Me Kai Pork, and Crispy Garlic Pepper Pork are some of their popular dishes.
9.Asia Asia Asia
India’s first Asian table grill restaurant with a live Robata grill, giving you the best Asian Street Vibe. Amazing neon lights, signage, graffiti, and posters replicate the chaos of the vibrant streets of Bangkok and Pattaya. The menu has a Live grill, Dim sums, Stir fry, other starters, and mains and desserts on the buffet. Entirely more than 50 dishes to explore. It is the first-ever place to serve Mochi Ice-creams and Doraemon’s Dora Cakes in Kolkata.
10.Momo I Am
An absolute beautiful looking delicacies and a must-have Tibetan restaurant. It provides live music on some days and also has a bar cum lounge. The décor in the restaurant and the bar are exquisite and aesthetic. You can get enough pictures for your Instagram. Food is of top-notch and excellent quality, as one expects from this chain. This place serves one of the promising momos in town. The Chicken and Pork items are delicious here.
11.The Gangtok Kitchen
TGK is situated on the first floor of Sikkim House on Middleton Road. The décor strikes you immediately as it is intricately designed with local Tibetian products all around. Coming to the food, it is simple, robust, and intensely flavourful as food from the mountain country generally is. You need to have their jhol momos, thukpas, thakali meals, twice-fried dry chili pork, and thekthuk.
In Kolkata, there are just a couple of places, which serve authentic Japanese food. Aajisai, the edgy-chic Japanese high-end mall restaurant. The menu in Aajisai is snobbish and extensive.
It’s a tiny bubble of perky fuchsia, with shades of pristine pink and K-pop cutouts with just a few couple seats that define Boba Panda to the uninitiated. It primarily features the Taiwanese iced tea with layers of chewy tapioca balls or bobs that sit on the bottom of a tea-based drink, mixed with milk, and fruit-flavored syrups that make it a cool and delicious drink raging across Asian cities and in the US at the Nineties.
14.Yeti-The Himalayan Kitchen
Yeti, the Delhi branded multi-city restaurant, strings together the cuisines from the inhabitants of different countries across the huge ranges. The curated menu is for the adventurous, cherry-picked, traversing across the Eastern Himalayan ranges to give a glimpse of the Nepal Bhutanese, Tibetan, and Indian counterparts in the northeastern states and sports novelty.
Light, seasonal, and ingredient specific, the menu at Vintage Asia has always drawn attention for its regional Asian picks, balancing the fine dining experience of traditional and contemporary live kitchen concepts in perfect harmony.
Mamagoto is a fusion Pan Asian café offering affordable Asian cuisine and drinks in a relaxed and casual atmosphere combined with quirky décor.
One of the oldest and most loved Chinese restaurants in Kolkata. Their signature dishes are Chimney Soup and Josephine Noodles. Chimney soup is served in a metal container fitted with a wood stove and chimney. With fire burning, smoking chimney, and boiling soup, it is quite a novelty. Besides this, Roasted chili pork, and Josephine Noodles are also famous here.
One of the most authentic and most delicious Oriental restaurants in Kolkata is named Wasabee. In Kolkata, they have two different branches one is near Jadavpur, and another one is at Deshapriya Park. They have some authentic collections of Japanese, Thai, Pan Asian, etc. Wasabee is mainly known for its scrumptious sushi.
Café TOV is run by a Korean family located near Santoshpur. This place serves you many delectable food items accompanied by good music and a perfect ambiance. You can try their famous Gimbap, Bibimbap, Ramen with Egg, Kimchi Momo, Kimchi Fried Rice, Tteokbokki, Cheese Egg Omelette and also Rice balls, and Jajangmyeon.
A mecca for authentic Korean food in Kolkata. Korean dishes like Tteokboki, Jjajangmyeon, and Doenjangjjigae are well known in Korea, and the king’s bakery has them on its menu.