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Kaafila

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303b Mall 3rd Floor Salt Lake Road Dc Block | Salt Lake, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700064, India
+91 33 4006 3210
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12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Reasonably priced alcohol with divine food. Great veggie options. The vegetarian platter cud have served 3 ppl

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Thank ArthaBeed
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is a delight with its mouth watering chicken and mutton preparations. The kakori kebab is so good that my mouth is watering even while writing this review. It is simply outstanding! I am not much of a fan of their chicken dishes, it is their mutton dishes which are the best. They also serve some great mocktails. Do... More 

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Thank Elmer_Scott
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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145 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Considering ambiance, quality of food, level of service, I am willing to award this restaurant decent ratings. The tandoori gosht and the galuoti kebab that I tried were both good and so were the naan and rotis. Although considering the quality and quantity on offer, I feel the prices are tad on the higher side.

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Thank Atanu_Maulik
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

Had a great lunch on New Year 1st Jan 2017 at the Kaafila. The Mahi kebabs and the Chicken Kebabs are excellent. So was the Chicken and Vegetable main dishes. The bread was a little stiff though. Food was much better than at another North West Frontier cusine restaurant at a 5-Star on EM-ByPass. Had dinner there on 25th December... More 

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Thank Saptarshi C
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

Kaafila is heaven for Mutton lover. I am visiting place for quite some time and I just love their Mutton delicacies and as well its ambiance.Go for kandaharri Laham with Naan.I f you love chicken you must try murgh sunehri kebab and if you like fish then Irani macchi tikka is a must have dish. Also do not forget try... More 

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Thank Soumik_Som
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Wow!! As usual yummy 😋 😋 😋 Packed neatly. Delivered on time. Swiggy has Offers running on paytm and mobikwik wallets on first transactions via these wallets. Not first swiggy order. Enjoy!

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Thank Aparajita B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Please try their Irani machhi tikka and Mahi kebab along with their amazing cocktail - kaafila-e-paanch: a heady mix of five types of rum with cola. Love their service.

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Thank Subarna M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This famous restaurant known for Afghan cuisine had been visited by us long time back!As you enter,you will find yourself transported to the land of carpets,aladin,spices and all things Persian.The whole place is decorated with wall hung carpets,white cloths,lanterns,nice crockery,rifles,paintings giving you that Afghani culture feel!Themed it is and the food stays as true to it proving Kolkata to have... More 

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Thank Somnath N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

Kaafila is one of our favourite hang outs. We liked all the things we have tried here. Their kababs and naans are outstanding. Meat is marinated so well, it almost melts in your mouth. Last kaafila adventure included the khandani naan - it's different. Definitely worth trying once. Their packaging for take away or of left overs is done so... More 

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Thank Aparajita B
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016

Few days earlier I visited this restaurant for lunch. Impressed me in north indian segment. Ambiance is good , evening it will look more beautiful. lives easily. It can accomodate 50-60 Try broculi and cheese kulcha & macchi tikka tin in dessert try boulawnee. service time is good probably lunch hour rush was not there. Cost is on higher side.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Afghani, Indian, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303b Mall 3rd Floor Salt Lake Road Dc Block | Salt Lake, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700064, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: +91 33 4006 3210

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