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24 Chattawala Gully, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700012, India
22374434/9831635767
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pocket friendly authentic chinese food

This is a hidden gem located in clumsy old chinatown of kolkata, very close to central metro. If you don't give a careful look, you will not find it. With an old chinese interior with red tables, plastic plates and chopsticks. Their pork items are awesome. Rice Noodles and fried rice are also good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
sayanroyvaranasi
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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  • Local cuisine
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

This is a hidden gem located in clumsy old chinatown of kolkata, very close to central metro. If you don't give a careful look, you will not find it. With an old chinese interior with red tables, plastic plates and chopsticks. Their pork items are awesome. Rice Noodles and fried rice are also good. More over it is very tasty... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

This a small restaurant located in the Old Chinatown area. The interiors are very modest. The food is decent, but nothing extraordinary. The portions are large though and the prices modest.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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6 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Round Tables to eat on , Round stools to sit on. Paint peeling of the walls.Small windows with bars. And in a building which is over a hundred year old. Tung Nam is an authentic Chinese Eating House. In other words, Kolkata's only Chinese Dhaba. The atmosphere is surreal as the food is mind blowing. Wanton Soup, chilli garlic fish... More 

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Technically Tung is east and Naam is south- tung naam means south-east chinese or popularly known as cantonese cuisine. Probably the only authentic cantonese restaurant in Kolkata. Its located just beyond the blue colored KIT building, near poddar court. If you step in this joint, you may find it as not a restaurant, but somebody's house. The food is prepared... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

As other reviewers of this restaurant has already pointed out , the food here is cheap and delicious. You can reach here from Central Metro Station or Lalbazar Police Head Quarters. It is a walking distance from both. My suggestion would be to taste Pork in Hamchoi Sauce but tell them to make it less chilli.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I have been eating in Tung Nam for more than 10 years. The quality of food remains same and its superb. price is also withing budget. Its just beside our BSNL Office .. For other people I am giving one easy direction. Get down at central metro... Ask for BSNL Territa Bazar Bldg or Kolkat improvement trust bulindling. Among BSNL... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

This is best Chinese available in Kolkata.. Run by a Chinese se family .. This homely joint May be little shabby but the food you get is simply best I eat out with family hear.. Just for test lovers ..... You will see a good amount of Chinese people eating hear

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

if you are fond of Chinese food by which i mean authentic Chinese then only taste their food.. you will fall in love with the food.. the food is just good.. it smells fresh, and really mouth watering.. and superb taste.. i simply love their food. They serve authentic Chinese food. I won't be able to comment on the environment... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Excellent Chinese cuisine especially Chill Pork and chicken hamei, this is a very quiet joint for Sunday luncheon

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Very good, in taste, in price and in authenticity. But dont expect anything fancy in décor n ambience. They serve real Chinese food. Period. If you want that then go. By all means go.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24 Chattawala Gully, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700012, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: 22374434/9831635767

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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