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Straits

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Malaysian, Nonya
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105 S.P. Mukherjee Road | First Floor, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700026, India
91-33-24198604
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12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Romance

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Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
overrated

The last day in kolkata, i and my husband wanted to have something special. After checking out all the eating outlets we decided on this place and must say what a disappointment it was. Menu is well designed and simple. Although the staff there wasnt a great help and as a matter fact i thought the... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2014
neetu2014
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Ahmedabad, India
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Reservations
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English first
Ahmedabad, India
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The last day in kolkata, i and my husband wanted to have something special. After checking out all the eating outlets we decided on this place and must say what a disappointment it was. Menu is well designed and simple. Although the staff there wasnt a great help and as a matter fact i thought the lady staff was rude... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

This lesser known restaurant serves very AUTHENTIC Asian food. Food is awesome, great value for money and the service has always been superb.

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Food, ambience and service was top notch. There was enough variety in the menu without being overly complex and lengthy. The taste was authentic and the serving sizes just right. We had the Nonya style chicken and mushrooms as starters (mouth watering) followed by the the mutton rendang and the Kung po chicken service with stamped rice (Divine). The staff... More 

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Kolkata, India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Menu should be selected judiciously! Kong-pu chicken is a good choice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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Hong Kong, China
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

The highlight of my first visit was the Mutton Rendang, dryish with the meat having reached almost a shredded consistency from long slow cooking, and redolent of lemongrass and kafir lime. And the spicy Laksa, more like a reduction, creamy and coconutty and with a slight kick. Some of the other dishes were tweaked to please local palates which took... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013 via mobile

Great food. Very tasty and great value for money. It's also one of the best restaurant as well. The cuisine is different to everyday stereotypical Chinese food

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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105 reviews 105 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Yes,it is located in south calcutta very close to the the greek orthodox church above the blackberry outlet,on the same foot.the place is small but that does not make a difference as they have another adjoining area with an open kitchen.the entrance is well planned and spick & span.we went fr the laksa,satay,char kwe teo & the sweet dish came... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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50 reviews 50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

This place serves South East Asian cuisine in a small but tending towards fine dining in the heart of South Kolkata. I came to know about this from Groupon and was pleasantly surprised. Food is excellent and service is also very good. Has a car parking too. It is near the Kalighat temple and devotees who feel hungry after the... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

Straits - one of the best restaurants i have been to in Kolkata. The ambience,decor,food - they excel in all these aspects. Their curries n crabs are to die for. A must visit for people who want to experience a Malay/chinese/singaporean cuisine. The place is a Gastronomical delight.

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kolkata
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

good food ! prices are ok ... definitely not your "average" chinese restaurant , great service ... great mutton rendang .

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 105 S.P. Mukherjee Road | First Floor, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700026, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: 91-33-24198604

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
  • Cuisine: Malaysian, Nonya

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?