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Kaafila

B303, City Centre, Block-DC, Sector-1, Salt Lake City, Kolkata- 700064., Kolkata (Calcutta) 700 064, India
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Ranked #42 of 1,344 Restaurants in Kolkata (Calcutta)
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Spectacular mughulai cuisine from the north western frontier. Specifically, it focusses on Mughal style BBQ or tandoor with assorted meats. The vegetarian selection is also very enticing however, I would say kaafila caters largely for the carnivore! The overall ambiance and the seating arrangements is top notch .It will feel like you are a maharaza sitting in a haveli with... More

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kolkata
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

as expected, ambience was not much great but food was good and well priced, servinh size is good too.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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60 reviews 60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Located at City Centre, Salt lake, the restaurant has some of the unique and delicious offerings for the tummy. The overall ambiance and the seating arrangements is top notch with a rusty "haveli" look. The food served was hoot and delicious with the specialities turning out to be the biriyani, layered parathas and the lamb starter. Usually the place is... More

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bangalore
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Extensive menu options. Both veg and non veg food were great. We tried panner chatpata and kofta curry which were very well made.panner was extremely tender. Our friends were mentioning the Non veg food was good too. Non alcoholic drinkers must try fresh gold. Ambience was pleasant and seatings were comfortable.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

2 items I shall like to have every time with a group of 4. Kandahhari Lahm and Tehri Murg. Kabab Platter is also delicious and dont miss the variuos types of naans, paranthas and Kulchas Food is very expensive, no doubt, but they definitely maintain the Afghani style. You can't eat much as food is really heavy. So compared to... More

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New Delhi, India
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Well Kaafila to me came across as another overpriced "Mall Restaurant" . The ambiance has not changed since its inception 7 years back and the complimentary poppadoms has vanished from the table. The menu does have some non regular dishes but nothing which can be termed as extraordinary. We had a mutton preparation which was well cooked and suited our... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The food served was really worth praising. The kebabs were excellent especially the Kakori Kebabs, they melted away. The layered parathas were well prepared. The decor is well done to give it a rustic look. Make reservations beforehand.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I have visited this place a couple of times.. The theme and ambiance of this place is just awesome... Regarding the food, its a bit costlier than average but the quality of the food exceeds the price. I would suggest people to visit this place once atleast

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Ahh just thinking about writing a review on Kaafila kindda makes me hungry and instantaneously wets my taste buds.....If there is a single restro in kolkata which makes its regular waiting time of 30 mins justified its fr sure Kaafila..what taste what good kababs even the most simplest of stuffs like its rayta tastes out of the world thumbs up... More

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Murshidabad, India
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8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Kafila is a North West Frontier Province themed restaurant serving their delicacies. The chicken and lamb dishes are lip smacking. The decor is styled accordingly. The restaurant is almost full, so better make a reservation beforehand. And I am sure, you won't be disappointed.

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