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Nizams

23/24 Hogg St, Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Ranked #64 of 1,339 restaurants in Kolkata (Calcutta)
Cuisines: Indian
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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English first
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Nizam is situated near new market area. Food quality is good with variety of options. You will find both veg and non veg food.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Last Saturday, we went to Nizams and ordered mutton roll, but it was late evening and all the mutton items were finished at that time. So we ordered chicken roll and it was awesome. The quantity was also great. The place is huge and clean.

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New Delhi, India
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3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Their Dal Makhani is different from what we get in North India. Its very thick. Be careful of the quantity. In packing the waiter gave us just half plate for Rs 100 (+5 for container). We had to fight with the cashier to give a decent quantity as per the price charged. Their tandoori rotis & paneer roll were good.

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Delhi
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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Placing the order might look tricky but it's quite efficient. Food is very good. Home delivery option is also there and anyone living around Defence Colony knows how many times it has become the only option for ordering food.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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68 reviews 68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Nizam's can still hold its own as far as Kati Kawabs go. Not exactly the cleanest or most hygienic eatery, it has upheld the "to die for" taste of its Katis. And we have had these rolls in places as far as New York but they just do not compare.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Put Nizams on your list of places to visit. I have been eating in restaurants recommended by Rick Stein in the book about his search for the perfect curry. I just had a snack of mutton kathi roll for lunch and it was delicious: true value at 60p (English).

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

We had kathi rolls here and they were memorably delicious....delicious enough that even though the ambience isn't impressive it doesn't matter. We had single egg double mutton and the single egg double chicken roll. We aren't big into spice so we had it with lime and onion. The rolls were made fresh and came quickly. Our waiter was attentive though... More

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Toronto, Canada
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18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

I dont know what was special in it, but we liked it so much and the amount was so huge. We took two biriyani and a roll, could not even finish half of it. We were staying in a hotel nearby and had to walk after the dinner to digest some of the food avoiding temptation of having a pull... More

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Jalandhar, India
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75 reviews 75 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

They are the inventers of Kathi Kebab Rolls and are still serving the same since 1932. I tried both chicken and mutton rolls and found them to be the best Kathis ever had.But I would stongly recommend chicken over mutton. Mostly around me I saw people eating other different dishes but I will definitely eat only Chicken Kathi Kebab when... More

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Gurgaon, India
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Claim to fame it the invention of Kathi Kebab in India, located on the same spot for decade it is actually very simple and modest. The food is okay and the price even better for the quality and quantity , went with loads if expectation but i think they are good in the kathi kebab roll only and boast that... More

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