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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
Dining options: Dinner, Coffee & Tea

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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yummy fish fry.. mutton chop. too good just love the taste. mouth watering. Same taste through years.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

yummy fish fry.. mutton chop. too good just love the taste. mouth watering. Same taste through years.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

a must visit to realize the true cuisine of Bengal. from humble chop to rich KOBIRAJI... test it to believe it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

One of the best place in Calcutta to have evening snacks specially if you like chops & katlets. I have been here several times. Specially, i like the brain chop and fish kabiraji.Though it is not vary spacious and sometime you might need to wait to get a seat but worth a visit for food quality and taste and that... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

If you love things like Chop & Cutlet, you will definitely love this place. MITRA CAFE located near the shovabazar metro station. I had been there on numerous occasions. My all-time favourite was their Fish Diamond Kabiraji & Fish Diamond Fry. The Diamond Kabiraji had a nice crunch, even though they aren't too hot, and melt in your mouth. Fish... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Additional Information about Mitra Cafe

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

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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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