Best street food in Kolkata

Best street food in Kolkata

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Best street food in Kolkata

Best street food in Kolkata: Your Kolkata trip is incomplete without these 7 dishes, don’t miss the chance to try these dishes

Talking about food, Kolkata’s street food is considered to be the best street food in India. Go on a Kolkata Trip Do not return without trying these foods, otherwise your trip will be considered incomplete. Let us tell you about those famous street food of Kolkata, which you must taste while living there.
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Macher Jhol dish from Kolkata

Macher Jhol dish from Kolkata

There is no doubt that both rice and fish are the staple dishes of Kolkata. You will find the famous Macher Jhol in every Bengali restaurant in Kolkata. The spicy curry of this traditional food is cooked with potatoes and tomatoes and is usually seasoned with turmeric, garlic, onions and grated ginger. Macher Jhol is mostly eaten with rice.

 

Kolkata Biryani

Kolkata Biryani

Inspired by the Awadhi style, Kolkata Biryani is sure to win everyone’s heart. The delectable aroma of this dish and the flavor of several spices that are used in long rice add to the taste of the biryani. In Kolkata, you can order any biryani, chicken or mutton, the taste of both is absolutely amazing.

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Kosha Mangsho Dish

Kosha Mangsho Dish

One of the famous Bengali dishes, Kosha Mangsho is a spicy curry prepared by cooking it with various spices like mutton, tomatoes and onions. If you are a meat lover, then you must try this dish. You can eat it with steamed rice, luchi or paratha. It is one of the most famous dishes of Kolkata.

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Alur Torkari With Luchi in Kolkata

Best street food in Kolkata

You must be thinking that these potatoes look like potatoes to be eaten with poori, then it is not so. With potatoes cooked in a thick tomato gravy, this delicious curry is one of the most popular in the city. Mostly served with breads like luchi or roti, it is a perfect snack for breakfast.

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Shukto – Shukto in Kolkata

Best street food in Kolkata

Counted among the best Bengali vegetarian dishes, Shukto is a traditional meal consisting of a variety of vegetables such as potatoes, pumpkin, bottle gourd, bitter gourd, etc. This dish is half bitter and half sweet in taste, which is eaten with rice or roti.

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Chelo Kebab in Kolkata

Best street food in Kolkata

If you love to eat chicken, then you must try Mutton Seekh and Chicken Kebab in Kolkata. This dish is served with steamed rice and vegetables. It is eaten as a starter or main menu.

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Mochar Ghonto in Kolkata

Best street food in Kolkata

It is one of the most famous home dishes of Kolkata, seen as a traditional dish in every Bengali restaurant and household. This vegetarian dish made of banana flowers and grated coconut tastes great with rice. “Mocha” in Bengali means flower which is thoroughly cleaned and dried. After the petals are removed, the flower is cooked in a pressure cooker and later seasoned with spices.

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