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47, Jatindra Avenue | Near Sovabazar Metro Station, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700006, India
8420161111
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1:00 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 1:00 pm - 12:30 am

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 23
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Try it to believe it

I love fish delicacies... .But believe you me Mitra is a heaven for fish lovers..be it Fishfry, fishroll, fish cutlet, kavirazi. Ambience is not very appealing, located on a high street , space is very conjusted but the taste will definitely leave a mark. Fish lovers try it to believe it..

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
MJRVJ
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Chennai (Madras), India
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43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Chennai (Madras), India
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142 reviews 142 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love fish delicacies... .But believe you me Mitra is a heaven for fish lovers..be it Fishfry, fishroll, fish cutlet, kavirazi. Ambience is not very appealing, located on a high street , space is very conjusted but the taste will definitely leave a mark. Fish lovers try it to believe it..

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Kolkata
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Don't judge Mitra Cafe only by appearance. You will certainly be wrong. A must visit for foodies. A heaven for Vegetable Chop, Egg Chop, Brain Chop, Mutton Kosha, Stew, Kabiraji with reasonable price. You may not like sitting arrangements, you may find it not very tidy but the outlet is always crowded.You will never be disheartened. The taste and the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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61 reviews 61 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Many of the old but famous restaurants in Kolkata are tiny and still maintaining the old style. Mitra Cafe is one of those. Situated close to Sovabazar Metro Station of North Kolkata (Calcutta), on the main road, it is easily accessible. However, due to the tiny size of the restaurant , one may have to wait if they want to... More 

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Mumbai
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91 reviews 91 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We visited this restaurant as a part of our "Heritage tour of Kolkata (Sutanuti)". We started from Shovabazar (Sutanuti Metro Station) and hence visited this place for snacks. It is a small place with unattractive look and furnishing. But the food/snacks they serve are very good and prices are very reasonable.We liked the french toast, which looked like Kabiraji. This... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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116 reviews 116 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

One of the old time favourites, that has been there for ages, hundred years atleast. Though heard that it was renovated and changed recently. My favourite of this place is Prawn Kabiraji, which is just mind blowing, and fish diamond. All their other items are quite good as well, but these two are top of the mind recall. One of... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This is one of those Legendary cafes we have got in Kolkata. I am sure every Kolkatan already acknowledges about this cafe and if you are a foodie then you must have visited the cafe. Running an eatery over a 100 years is not a matter of joke. So last month I was fortunate enough to visit the eminent "Mitra... More 

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Kolkata
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Oldest branch is in Shyambazar which is more than 100 years old.. Food quality is very good.. I ordered Fish Kobiraji and brain chop... Though the later one is more popular but I didn't like it so much... Fish Kobiraji was excellent.. Ambiance of the restaurant need much improvement...

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GUwahati
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We were recommended this place as a value for money eatery. The first impression is that it is so. Basic furniture and decor, no frills. Menu has a wide variety but would advise that one should stick to Indian which is definitely better in this place provided you can enjoy the spicy food. Food is good but nothing to write... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Cutlets and other variety of snacks were just really good, loved the way they serve, food is super tasty and very reasonable.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I had been to mitra café, vip road, kolkata say about 20 days ago and was completely disillusioned.I.i went there to have packed dinner for my family being exaggeratedly informed by one of the daily news paper at kolkata.as publicized, I expected an old Calcutta flavor in the menu and atmosphere and threby spent nearly 1000/-. Let me describe my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47, Jatindra Avenue | Near Sovabazar Metro Station, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: 8420161111

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Monday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?