Delhi is an amalgamation of different cultures from across our country. It is home to several communities and thus, Delhi is also blessed with food from different cultures. One community which builds a very significant part of the capital is the Bengali community. Cutlets, kathi rolls, mughlai parantha anad puchka are staple Bengali foods and there are several places in Delhi where one can go to relish Bengali cuisine.
Maa Tara (Chittranjan Park)
To try delicious Bengali food, go to this small restaurant located in market no. 2 at Chittaranjan Park. This place gives homely vibes and there is no chance that their famous Mutton Curry will disappoint you. They serve the authentic Bengali food, so no complaints there as well.
Location: Shop no 45, 46,47, Block H, Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
Oh Calcutta (Greater Kailash, Nehru Place)
The name says it all! This place serves mouthwatering Bengali food and their menu is extensive with a tonne to offer. Their steamed mustard prawns and their tomato jaggery chutney are among their most popular dishes.
Location: Plot 4, Local Shopping Centre Masjid Moth, Greater Kailash II, New Delhi, Delhi 110048
City of Joy (Alakananda)
This is another hidden gem in the lanes of CR Park. Their dal aloo bhaja and phool kopir is loved by every bong who lives nearby. Also, we suggest you try their Daag Chindri and our personal favourite Fish Kobiraji.
Location: G7M3+27W, Aravalli Complex Alakananda, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
Kolkata Biryani House (Chittranjan Park)
Now biryani is something which has a universal fan base. Yes, there are several varieties of biryani but if you want to have a taste of the authentic Kolkata biryani, this is the place to go. Apart from biryani, their menu also has delicacies like Chicken Rezala, Chicken Bharta, Mutton Biriyani, Roasted Chicken, Afghani Chicken, Kebabs, and more.
Location: Shop No. 49, Market No 1, Block C, Chittaranjan Park, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
Bijoli Grill (Barakhamba Road)
Bijoli Grill is a restaurant which serves very genuine flavours of Bengal. You'll enjoy everything about this place, from the homely decor to the delicious food. The place will make you come back for more, without a doubt.
Location: 3, Hailey Road, Bangla Bhawan, Barakhamba Road, New Delhi
Suruchee specialises in bringing authentic flavours of Bengal to you. It's among the restaurants that will take you all the way to Kolkata's upscale streets. Those who prefer eating out will undoubtedly have a good time.
Location: 71/139 Prem Nagar, Near Chhoti Sabzi Mandi, Janakpuri, New Delhi
Hi Kolkata (Dwarka)
They call themselves a 'Speciality Bengali Restaurant' and rightfully so. They serve some of the most unique cuisines. There's even an Ilish Biryani on their menu and the Begun Ilish will remind you of the food cooked by your mother.
Location: Near Medical Council of India, Sector 8, Dwarka, New Delhi