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B303, City Centre Mall, 3rd Floor, DC Block, Sector 1 | Salt Lake, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700 064, India
(+91) 33 40063210
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12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Place

It gives a feel of Afganistan, The food quality here is very very good..the decor is quite amazing..especially the central area..the staff are very courteous thought the food takes time to be served. A request to the Hotel management that please include more vegetarian items in the menu.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
AmaleshTripathi
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Goa, India
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Goa, India
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121 reviews 121 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

It gives a feel of Afganistan, The food quality here is very very good..the decor is quite amazing..especially the central area..the staff are very courteous thought the food takes time to be served. A request to the Hotel management that please include more vegetarian items in the menu.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This place is very good, stuffs are also very nice and helpful. Foods are great and also reasonable price. Located in City Center 1 (Saltlake). I went there on a Sunday afternoon for lunch with my family and it was a nice experience. The food quality is really nice and well cooked. Stuffs are nice and responding quickly.

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

Starting with the ambience..really very different giving a wow feel..coming to food which is really great.. one of the best indian food i have ate. One should surely try the kesar firni which is outstanding too. Service is also great and friendly..Keep it up team Kaafila.

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

the restaurant is quite small with only one table for groups of more than 6-7. so book in advance. were recommended their signature dishes - kandahari laham & dezaje masluqe. the first is raan (shoulder of goat) and the second chicken drumsticks - both done in tandoor. while the second was succulent & delicious, the former was a major disappointment.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Kaafila was almost impossible to find, hiding away on the third floor of the shopping mall. However, if you experience the same, do not give up!! - persistence is well rewarded by excellent food, stylish service and, although expensive by Indian standards, a fairly priced meal. We shared a whole leg of lamb, based on others' reviews, a veg dish... More 

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Jamnagar, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Visited last week with family. This restaurant is located in City Centre1 mall. Ambience was good, they tried to create the spartan atmosphere of a tent somewhere in Pak north west or Afghanistan. We ordered the non veg platter, and liked it. Naan and paratha were also good. Main course was ok. Whenever visit kaafila, may try the non veg... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Surely of late, the city Kolkata has evolved regarding cinema, music, fashion and of course the culinary experimentations. The city is throbbing with restaurants, food parlours, bars, roadside dhabas, hotels that not only serve traditional foods but bring various foods to familiarize kolkatans with foods from various lands. One of the best eat out stop for me is Kaafila; the... More 

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New Delhi
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

The choice of restaurant for dinner was made by our very well informed friend cum host for the evening. He had considered the type and quality of cuisine apart from the logistics of time and distance. The name 'Kaafila' brought forth visions of a convoy of camels trudging through a desert. As the five of us entered the restaurant on... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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234 reviews 234 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

There is just one item here that will sweep you off your feet, The Kandahari Laham. It is a whole rear portion of a lamb, cooked with awesome spices and served in style with flames rising from the meat. Simply awesome.

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Jamshedpur (Tata Nagar), Jharkhand, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Well it was suggested by a friend and I had taken my grandmothers with me to treat them. I was skeptic whether they will like it or not. But believe me no one could keep their praises. It's basically a Arab theme restaurant and the restaurant has gone all the length to say so in each aspects, whether it be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: B303, City Centre Mall, 3rd Floor, DC Block, Sector 1 | Salt Lake, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700 064, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: (+91) 33 40063210
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?