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The Ultimate Guide to Best Fine-Dining Restaurants in Kolkata

These are some of the poshest, fine-dining options the city of Kolkata has to offer. Put your fine dresses and shoes on, for best dineout experince.

The best fine-dining places in Kolkata!

We all know Kolkata - the city of joy is known for its cultural gem, especially when it comes to food. Every foodie can tell you that Kolkata has some of the best food with a burst of flavors and spices, they love their meat and have been known to make some of the best dishes you can eat all around the globe.

Bengali's love their food, if you ever had the opportunity to try authentic Bengali food and authentic Bengali cuisine, you will know why. Kolkata has been on the map for its variety of food options for a very long time and is going to stay there for a very long time. India is famous for its food culture, from which many of the popular dishes are Bengali dishes. It's safe to say that Kolkata has a gastronomically spiced-up food scene!

You'll find something to fulfill everybody's taste buds. Apart from a huge variety of Bengali restaurants, you have a lot of other options to choose from to have some really tasty food while you're in Kolkata. You can enjoy the local traditional Bengali cuisine or choose to feast on many of the international cuisines, from street food to casual dining to rooftop restaurants to enjoy the breath-taking view while eating some really out-of-the-world food, to establishments where you can have a couple of drinks with your friends and relax to romantic restaurants where you can take your better half for a wonderful date to some of the best luxury fine-dining restaurants this country has hosted! You will find everything here.

The luxury fine-dining scene, in particular, in Kolkata is really amazing. There are plenty of options to choose from where you can experience true luxury and not just enjoy delicious food, but also get to experience royalty-like treatment when you visit these fine-dining restaurants. Today, we will be looking at the best of the best the city of Kolkata has to offer. You can visit any restaurant from this list and we can guarantee you'll love the experience, the interiors, the service and of course the food, in any of the restaurants you decide to go to treat yourself with some luxury fine-dining experience!

1. Yauatcha - Quest Mall, Ballygunge

To start with today's list, we begin with the first Michelin-starred restaurant in the city of Kolkata! Yauatcha is a London-based fine-dining restaurant that has 4 branches in all of India. Situated in the high-end Quest mall, Yauatcha is a Chinese dim sum teahouse that oozes luxury. They are well known to serve some of the most authentic Cantonese cuisines with a modern touch. This fine-dining restaurant is known to pamper its customers, with outdoor seating along with a bar, this alfresco-styled establishment has very minimalistic yet eye-pleasing decor and interiors. Yauatcha is a huge restaurant and has the capability of seating up to 160 guests at once, without compromising on luxury, the seating arrangement is quite decent and you have ample personal during your visit there. Situated on the 5th floor of the Quest mall, you get some really pretty and panoramic views of the bustling city of Kolkata. The staff here is extremely polite and friendly. As soon as you enter, they'll give you a warm welcome and take you to your table, while taking down your order they will suggest dishes according to your liking and preference and would also happily take down any special instructions you have for your food and make sure it reaches the chef. They have a huge bar showcasing their liquor collection which is, again, very eye-soothing and picturesque. Their entire menu is amazing, but their dim sum is a must-try. Their Vegetable Char Sui Bun and Chicken & Coriander dumplings are highly recommended.

Yauatcha

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

2. Zen - The Park, Park Street

Zen is another luxurious fine-dining restaurant that serves some of the best authentic Japanese cuisines in Kolkata. Their Sunday brunch is a haven for all food lovers, for all Japanese food lovers to be exact. You'll find a plethora of options, all of them so tasty, it'll leave your taste buds in total bliss. They have an open kitchen as well so that you can watch your sushi being hand-rolled and your ramen noodles being cooked to perfection. Apart from sushi, Zen also happens to serve the most authentic Asian cuisine in town. You also can find some great wine to compliment your food, since they have an amazing collection of wine. The ambiance of Zen is kept simple and elegant, making sure customers don't get too distracted from anything and really just be able to enjoy their food with all of their heart and soul. The interiors of this place are known to be very stylish and eye-catching to the customers. With the center of attraction being the open kitchen in the middle and tables surrounding them, making sure they get to witness the magic in front of their eyes. All in all, dining at Zen is definitely an experience you don't want to miss. Although simple, Zen manages to give you an amazing fine-dine experience in the city of joy, everything from amazing food, elegant decor, great ambiance, and friendly staff make your experience on the whole unforgettable. You definitely have to try these dishes when you go to Zen: sushi platter and lemon-scented jasmine rice.

Zen - The Park

INR 4000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

3. West View Bar & Grill - ITC Sonar, Science City Area

ITC, as everybody knows is one of the high-end chains of Hotels in India. A restaurant from ITC would definitely be nothing short of luxury. West View Bar & Grill is definitely one restaurant you have to visit while you're in Kolkata. It's a meat lovers paradise, you'll find the best international grill dishes in the entire city! West view is considered to be the best fine-dine grill room in the city of joy. Although the menu spread is limited, every dish on their menu is delicious. Surprisingly, there are good options in the vegetarian section as well! So vegetarians also would be able to eat good food and luxury dining at Zen. You also have a tableside flambe so that guests also can include themselves in the preparation process, which is a unique experience. One of the best dishes on the menu spread is their live seafood grill, especially the fresh oysters. As you would expect from a fine-dining restaurant, the West view grill & bar has elegant interiors and decor. With minimalistic yet modern seating arrangement, to dim lighting to the wood-paneled walls and ceilings, the entire experience culminates in one wonderful evening with your family or your partner. You also have live music playing for guests to enjoy. You have to try their wine collection if you're a wine person. They have some delectable cheese you could pair with the wine to have the best experience.

West View Bar & Grill

INR 4500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

4. ThreeSixtyThree - The Oberoi Grand, New Market Area

One more amazing fine-dining place in Kolkata where you can find delicious Japanese food. This is a one-of-a-kind establishment in the city where you can find delicacies from around the world on your plate. One of them is sushi, in fact, there is a separate sushi corner where you can have unlimited sushi. Their buffet menu is quite elaborate. The live sushi counter lets you watch as the chefs do their magic and prepare your sushi. This establishment is under the Oberoi Grand definitely comes with class and luxury, with no expenses having been spared when it comes to their food taste and quality. Many foodies in the city come for the buffet and the luxury fine-dining experience. The staff is extremely polite and will make sure whatever you need to make your visit comfortable is made available. The chef also will make sure everything is according to the preferences of the guests, including customizing meals based on specific instructions provided to them. Talking about the restaurant itself, it's a piece of fine work. The interiors are simple yet elegant. The lighting is just perfect and there's enough space to accommodate a large crowd of people with spacious and generous seating arrangements for everybody. This should be in your must-visit places in town to enjoy some nice fine-dining experience and tasty food.

ThreeSixtyThree

INR 3500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

5. Aaheli - The Peerless Inn, New Market Area

Aaheli has a very special history attached to it. Aaheli is known to be the very first authentic Bengali restaurant to serve traditional Bengali cuisine in India! It's been close to 29 years since that fact and still, Aaheli is considered to be one of the best restaurants where you can find authentic Bengali food being served! This fine-dining restaurant will make you fall in love with traditional Bengali cuisine! They have created a path which many have chosen over the years. As you would already know there are numerous restaurants that serve Bengali food, but if you ask any Calcuttan where you could find really delicious food, delicious Bengali food with a fine-dining experience, they would all point to the Aaheli, hands down! Although you really cannot write down just one of their dishes as a signature dish, if you ask us, we really loved their Hilsa dishes, especially during their 'Pade Pade Ilish Pujo Festival' which is usually from August first week to the second week of September. They have a special menu where they stick to the basics and prepare the tastiest steamed hilsa fish. Talking about the place, it is very bright and gives out positive vibes through all that lighting and colors. The seating arrangement is luxurious, with extremely well-cushioned chairs and well-spaced tables to ensure you get to have a nice personal time with your family. The staff is courteous and will explain the menu to you if you're new to Bengali cuisine. You have a lot of options in veg as well, so even vegetarians can opt for Aaheli to enjoy true authentic Bengali cuisine in Kolkata!

Aaheli

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

6. Capella - Altair Boutique Hotel, Salt Lake

No amount of compliments would be enough for this rooftop restaurant. The entire decor of this place makes you feel like you're sitting in a restaurant in Dubai! Located on the 20th floor of the Altair hotel, you get some of the best views of the city from this rooftop restaurant. This place oozes luxury, the decor, the miniature palm trees, creepers growing on the walls all make it an unforgettable experience for you. The view is breathtaking, sitting here and watching the sunset would probably be the best way to spend your evening. It will be an experience you will not forget. This is the one place that can set the mood for anything you'd want, if you want you can take your partner for a very romantic date or you could head here with your buddies for spending an evening enjoying the cocktails and DJ or you could head here with your family as well to enjoy the great food they serve. This place can set the ambiance to the way you want to! You must try their Sunday brunch, cheesecake, peri-peri fries, and Ramen. They are the first restaurant in Kolkata to serve bite-sized food portions! Something new that you could explore with your partner on this special occasion.

Capella

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

7. La Cucina - Grand Hyatt Regency, Salt Lake

La Cucina, the place you want to go to have authentic Italian cuisine. This is a fine-dining restaurant that will ooze luxury and grandeur. If you're looking for the ultimate Italian food in Kolkata, La Cucina is the way to go without a doubt. The food prepared by the chefs in their extensive Sunday brunch menu spread is mindblowing. You'll end up licking your fingers once you're done. Grand Hyatt Regencybeing a 5-star hotel, their signature restaurant is nothing less than an embodiment of perfection. Their decor and interior just shout elegance. From the spacious seating, wood-earth theme décor, to the open vine cellar to showcase their collection, to the open live kitchen area, it just sits perfectly with each other making it the perfect place to take your family out or to take your date to impress them. La Cucina has earned the reputation of the best fine-dining Italian restaurant in the city, which it rightly deserves. They have a wood-fire pizza oven to bring a piece of Italy right on your plate. This place is great for vegetarians as well, since their vast buffet menu spread has a lot of options in veg as well. One of the best things about the Sunday brunch at La Cucina is that most of the items from the spread would be served at your table, leaving only a small portion of the buffet menu to spread for the guests to go and get for themselves, it's a Sunday, you're in a fine-dining restaurant, you deserve this much papering at least! Some of the dishes that you need to have when you visit La Cucina are stuffed pasta, Classic Tiramisu with Kahlua, and Spinach Ravioli.

La Cucina

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

8. Club Fenicia, Salt Lake

We are told, Club Fenicia is Asia's largest luxury lounge and you'll definitely feel it the minute you enter inside. The entire place just screams grandeur and luxury! Both the interior and the exterior would leave you awestruck, this is one place that you'll have to visit to believe, it's spectacular, so spectacular that you would spend the entire time admiring the rooftop lounge more than the equally beautiful city skyline views it offers. You literally have 3 different zones within the lounge, all of which are more luxe than the previous one, letting you experience the rooftop lounge 3 times, each time you leave with an entirely different experience. You have "Glint", their luxury lounge section, where you can chill with friends, you then have private gazebos and cabanas where you can take your partner for a romantic dinner date at the rooftop restaurant which has a private butler service to offer, next you have their luxury bar, where you can sit back and relax, drink in hand and unwind to good music and open-air environment, to get a panoramic view of the city head to "Mist" their luxury rooftop bar and restaurant, end your journey through this luxury rooftop lounge at "prego", where you can cherish gourmet meals from all over the world! Do try their Sushi and biryani when you visit them, not that the rest of their dishes are not recommended, but the Sushi do stand out and deserve a special shoutout.

Club Fenicia

INR 2000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

9. Eden Pavilion - ITC Sonar, Science City Area

Another gem from ITC, the Eden Pavilion is known to be one of the best fine-dining restaurants to serve Indian food, they are proud of their biryani, which they should be because it is really delicious! The biryani you'll find here can easily give Hyderabad's Paradise Biryani a run for its money. The buffet spread here is some of the most lavish and would make you drool right away! Talking about the place, you get a well laid-out and spacious seating arrangement with ample lighting, and to keep things interesting, you also can see quirky wall art on the walls. Their main attraction is their menu spread, which is beautifully decorated and displayed. You have a very calm and comfortable ambiance, with the service being quick and reliable, the staff is really friendly and wouldn't mind divulging in a conversation with you while you're waiting for your food. Apart from authentic Indian food, you also have the option of Italian, continental, Chinese and Bengali cuisine. Their specialty in Bengali is fish dishes, which are prepared with perfection, you'll end up licking your fingers, it's that good! One meal here and you'll understand why Eden Pavilion is held with such high regard.

Eden Pavilion

INR 4500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

10. Pa Pa Ya, Park Street Area

Open kitchen and bar, embroidered chairs, panoramic city views, private dining, artistic decor, this is what Pa Pa Ya is. This establishment was also only recently opened a couple of years ago, but it did not take much time to become the talk of the city! Pa Pa Ya is the place to go if you're in the mood for a fine-dining experience and some really delicious Asian cuisine. Located on the 11th floor of the building, it gives its customers an amazing view that they can enjoy while having tasty food. With large windows all around, you'll get a panoramic view from wherever you peep, also another benefit of those big windows is that a lot of natural light comes in, which lits up the place, making it look even more beautiful. But definitely, the center of attraction is their food! Not just the taste, but the looks as well, they pay a lot of attention to the food presentation, and they do not fail at that. The food looks so good, you'll want to keep admiring it! They have made sure their guests are pampered, staff are polite, and are willing to forward any of your directions or instructions to the chef so that the food is prepared according to your preference. You'll fall in love even more once you taste the food. It is so delicious, you'll fall in love with the Asian, Chinese, Japanese, and Thai cuisines that they serve. Their must-try dishes include - Rock Shrimp Tempura Roll, Sushi Boat, Chocolate Ball, and Braised Chicken.

Pa Pa Ya

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

11. Souk - Taj Bengal, New Alipore

Souk is the perfect example of the brand name Taj. It's a luxurious hotel which has been running for a very long time. It's an ideal blend of Mediterranean cuisines of the East, Southern Europe, and North Africa. Even though its dining is expensive, the ambiance and the mouth-watering food will let you forget about your pocket because the dishes will remind you of a typical souk. The interior and decor, although simplistic, are very elegant. The seating arrangement is also very spacious and provides good privacy for you to have romantic conversations with your partner while biting tasty pita bread and hummus. Souk remains at the top restaurants that serve authentic Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisine. Their menu entirely is truly amazing, if you have the appetite, we would suggest trying their entire menu, since the menu curated will bring you to the Middle East. But if you don't have such a humongous appetite, you must definitely try their Muhammara, Baklava - one of the really delicious desserts of the middle east!, Hummus Beiruty, Kibbeh, Fattoush, and B'stilla which is a meat pie. For desserts, try their Moroccan mint tea and rose petal ice-cream. Offering medley flavors from Lebanese, Egyptian, Syrian, Palestine, Greek cuisines, the restaurant is a real treat for all your senses.

Souk

INR 3,700, Cost for 2 | Open in Google maps

These are some of the poshest, fine-dining options the city of Kolkata has to offer. Wait for the beginning of the month, when your pockets are full, choose anyone restaurant from the list above and we guarantee you'll leave the door with a smile on your face after having some of the most delicious food and experiencing luxury. You'll be so happy with the experience, you would not regret spending the money, because you know deep in your hearts, it was worth it, each and every penny of what you spent.

So get your best outfit on, clean the lens of your phone, because when you'll be visiting these restaurants, you'll need to be on top of your game to get some seriously good photos for your social media. Oh, and yes, do enjoy the food and royalty at these fine-dining restaurants in Kolkata while you're at it!

Eats

The Ultimate Guide to Best Fine-Dining Restaurants in Kolkata

These are some of the poshest, fine-dining options the city of Kolkata has to offer. Put your fine dresses and shoes on, for best dineout experince.

The best fine-dining places in Kolkata!

We all know Kolkata - the city of joy is known for its cultural gem, especially when it comes to food. Every foodie can tell you that Kolkata has some of the best food with a burst of flavors and spices, they love their meat and have been known to make some of the best dishes you can eat all around the globe.

Bengali's love their food, if you ever had the opportunity to try authentic Bengali food and authentic Bengali cuisine, you will know why. Kolkata has been on the map for its variety of food options for a very long time and is going to stay there for a very long time. India is famous for its food culture, from which many of the popular dishes are Bengali dishes. It's safe to say that Kolkata has a gastronomically spiced-up food scene!

You'll find something to fulfill everybody's taste buds. Apart from a huge variety of Bengali restaurants, you have a lot of other options to choose from to have some really tasty food while you're in Kolkata. You can enjoy the local traditional Bengali cuisine or choose to feast on many of the international cuisines, from street food to casual dining to rooftop restaurants to enjoy the breath-taking view while eating some really out-of-the-world food, to establishments where you can have a couple of drinks with your friends and relax to romantic restaurants where you can take your better half for a wonderful date to some of the best luxury fine-dining restaurants this country has hosted! You will find everything here.

The luxury fine-dining scene, in particular, in Kolkata is really amazing. There are plenty of options to choose from where you can experience true luxury and not just enjoy delicious food, but also get to experience royalty-like treatment when you visit these fine-dining restaurants. Today, we will be looking at the best of the best the city of Kolkata has to offer. You can visit any restaurant from this list and we can guarantee you'll love the experience, the interiors, the service and of course the food, in any of the restaurants you decide to go to treat yourself with some luxury fine-dining experience!

1. Yauatcha - Quest Mall, Ballygunge

To start with today's list, we begin with the first Michelin-starred restaurant in the city of Kolkata! Yauatcha is a London-based fine-dining restaurant that has 4 branches in all of India. Situated in the high-end Quest mall, Yauatcha is a Chinese dim sum teahouse that oozes luxury. They are well known to serve some of the most authentic Cantonese cuisines with a modern touch. This fine-dining restaurant is known to pamper its customers, with outdoor seating along with a bar, this alfresco-styled establishment has very minimalistic yet eye-pleasing decor and interiors. Yauatcha is a huge restaurant and has the capability of seating up to 160 guests at once, without compromising on luxury, the seating arrangement is quite decent and you have ample personal during your visit there. Situated on the 5th floor of the Quest mall, you get some really pretty and panoramic views of the bustling city of Kolkata. The staff here is extremely polite and friendly. As soon as you enter, they'll give you a warm welcome and take you to your table, while taking down your order they will suggest dishes according to your liking and preference and would also happily take down any special instructions you have for your food and make sure it reaches the chef. They have a huge bar showcasing their liquor collection which is, again, very eye-soothing and picturesque. Their entire menu is amazing, but their dim sum is a must-try. Their Vegetable Char Sui Bun and Chicken & Coriander dumplings are highly recommended.

Yauatcha

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

2. Zen - The Park, Park Street

Zen is another luxurious fine-dining restaurant that serves some of the best authentic Japanese cuisines in Kolkata. Their Sunday brunch is a haven for all food lovers, for all Japanese food lovers to be exact. You'll find a plethora of options, all of them so tasty, it'll leave your taste buds in total bliss. They have an open kitchen as well so that you can watch your sushi being hand-rolled and your ramen noodles being cooked to perfection. Apart from sushi, Zen also happens to serve the most authentic Asian cuisine in town. You also can find some great wine to compliment your food, since they have an amazing collection of wine. The ambiance of Zen is kept simple and elegant, making sure customers don't get too distracted from anything and really just be able to enjoy their food with all of their heart and soul. The interiors of this place are known to be very stylish and eye-catching to the customers. With the center of attraction being the open kitchen in the middle and tables surrounding them, making sure they get to witness the magic in front of their eyes. All in all, dining at Zen is definitely an experience you don't want to miss. Although simple, Zen manages to give you an amazing fine-dine experience in the city of joy, everything from amazing food, elegant decor, great ambiance, and friendly staff make your experience on the whole unforgettable. You definitely have to try these dishes when you go to Zen: sushi platter and lemon-scented jasmine rice.

Zen - The Park

INR 4000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

3. West View Bar & Grill - ITC Sonar, Science City Area

ITC, as everybody knows is one of the high-end chains of Hotels in India. A restaurant from ITC would definitely be nothing short of luxury. West View Bar & Grill is definitely one restaurant you have to visit while you're in Kolkata. It's a meat lovers paradise, you'll find the best international grill dishes in the entire city! West view is considered to be the best fine-dine grill room in the city of joy. Although the menu spread is limited, every dish on their menu is delicious. Surprisingly, there are good options in the vegetarian section as well! So vegetarians also would be able to eat good food and luxury dining at Zen. You also have a tableside flambe so that guests also can include themselves in the preparation process, which is a unique experience. One of the best dishes on the menu spread is their live seafood grill, especially the fresh oysters. As you would expect from a fine-dining restaurant, the West view grill & bar has elegant interiors and decor. With minimalistic yet modern seating arrangement, to dim lighting to the wood-paneled walls and ceilings, the entire experience culminates in one wonderful evening with your family or your partner. You also have live music playing for guests to enjoy. You have to try their wine collection if you're a wine person. They have some delectable cheese you could pair with the wine to have the best experience.

West View Bar & Grill

INR 4500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

4. ThreeSixtyThree - The Oberoi Grand, New Market Area

One more amazing fine-dining place in Kolkata where you can find delicious Japanese food. This is a one-of-a-kind establishment in the city where you can find delicacies from around the world on your plate. One of them is sushi, in fact, there is a separate sushi corner where you can have unlimited sushi. Their buffet menu is quite elaborate. The live sushi counter lets you watch as the chefs do their magic and prepare your sushi. This establishment is under the Oberoi Grand definitely comes with class and luxury, with no expenses having been spared when it comes to their food taste and quality. Many foodies in the city come for the buffet and the luxury fine-dining experience. The staff is extremely polite and will make sure whatever you need to make your visit comfortable is made available. The chef also will make sure everything is according to the preferences of the guests, including customizing meals based on specific instructions provided to them. Talking about the restaurant itself, it's a piece of fine work. The interiors are simple yet elegant. The lighting is just perfect and there's enough space to accommodate a large crowd of people with spacious and generous seating arrangements for everybody. This should be in your must-visit places in town to enjoy some nice fine-dining experience and tasty food.

ThreeSixtyThree

INR 3500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

5. Aaheli - The Peerless Inn, New Market Area

Aaheli has a very special history attached to it. Aaheli is known to be the very first authentic Bengali restaurant to serve traditional Bengali cuisine in India! It's been close to 29 years since that fact and still, Aaheli is considered to be one of the best restaurants where you can find authentic Bengali food being served! This fine-dining restaurant will make you fall in love with traditional Bengali cuisine! They have created a path which many have chosen over the years. As you would already know there are numerous restaurants that serve Bengali food, but if you ask any Calcuttan where you could find really delicious food, delicious Bengali food with a fine-dining experience, they would all point to the Aaheli, hands down! Although you really cannot write down just one of their dishes as a signature dish, if you ask us, we really loved their Hilsa dishes, especially during their 'Pade Pade Ilish Pujo Festival' which is usually from August first week to the second week of September. They have a special menu where they stick to the basics and prepare the tastiest steamed hilsa fish. Talking about the place, it is very bright and gives out positive vibes through all that lighting and colors. The seating arrangement is luxurious, with extremely well-cushioned chairs and well-spaced tables to ensure you get to have a nice personal time with your family. The staff is courteous and will explain the menu to you if you're new to Bengali cuisine. You have a lot of options in veg as well, so even vegetarians can opt for Aaheli to enjoy true authentic Bengali cuisine in Kolkata!

Aaheli

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

6. Capella - Altair Boutique Hotel, Salt Lake

No amount of compliments would be enough for this rooftop restaurant. The entire decor of this place makes you feel like you're sitting in a restaurant in Dubai! Located on the 20th floor of the Altair hotel, you get some of the best views of the city from this rooftop restaurant. This place oozes luxury, the decor, the miniature palm trees, creepers growing on the walls all make it an unforgettable experience for you. The view is breathtaking, sitting here and watching the sunset would probably be the best way to spend your evening. It will be an experience you will not forget. This is the one place that can set the mood for anything you'd want, if you want you can take your partner for a very romantic date or you could head here with your buddies for spending an evening enjoying the cocktails and DJ or you could head here with your family as well to enjoy the great food they serve. This place can set the ambiance to the way you want to! You must try their Sunday brunch, cheesecake, peri-peri fries, and Ramen. They are the first restaurant in Kolkata to serve bite-sized food portions! Something new that you could explore with your partner on this special occasion.

Capella

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

7. La Cucina - Grand Hyatt Regency, Salt Lake

La Cucina, the place you want to go to have authentic Italian cuisine. This is a fine-dining restaurant that will ooze luxury and grandeur. If you're looking for the ultimate Italian food in Kolkata, La Cucina is the way to go without a doubt. The food prepared by the chefs in their extensive Sunday brunch menu spread is mindblowing. You'll end up licking your fingers once you're done. Grand Hyatt Regencybeing a 5-star hotel, their signature restaurant is nothing less than an embodiment of perfection. Their decor and interior just shout elegance. From the spacious seating, wood-earth theme décor, to the open vine cellar to showcase their collection, to the open live kitchen area, it just sits perfectly with each other making it the perfect place to take your family out or to take your date to impress them. La Cucina has earned the reputation of the best fine-dining Italian restaurant in the city, which it rightly deserves. They have a wood-fire pizza oven to bring a piece of Italy right on your plate. This place is great for vegetarians as well, since their vast buffet menu spread has a lot of options in veg as well. One of the best things about the Sunday brunch at La Cucina is that most of the items from the spread would be served at your table, leaving only a small portion of the buffet menu to spread for the guests to go and get for themselves, it's a Sunday, you're in a fine-dining restaurant, you deserve this much papering at least! Some of the dishes that you need to have when you visit La Cucina are stuffed pasta, Classic Tiramisu with Kahlua, and Spinach Ravioli.

La Cucina

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

8. Club Fenicia, Salt Lake

We are told, Club Fenicia is Asia's largest luxury lounge and you'll definitely feel it the minute you enter inside. The entire place just screams grandeur and luxury! Both the interior and the exterior would leave you awestruck, this is one place that you'll have to visit to believe, it's spectacular, so spectacular that you would spend the entire time admiring the rooftop lounge more than the equally beautiful city skyline views it offers. You literally have 3 different zones within the lounge, all of which are more luxe than the previous one, letting you experience the rooftop lounge 3 times, each time you leave with an entirely different experience. You have "Glint", their luxury lounge section, where you can chill with friends, you then have private gazebos and cabanas where you can take your partner for a romantic dinner date at the rooftop restaurant which has a private butler service to offer, next you have their luxury bar, where you can sit back and relax, drink in hand and unwind to good music and open-air environment, to get a panoramic view of the city head to "Mist" their luxury rooftop bar and restaurant, end your journey through this luxury rooftop lounge at "prego", where you can cherish gourmet meals from all over the world! Do try their Sushi and biryani when you visit them, not that the rest of their dishes are not recommended, but the Sushi do stand out and deserve a special shoutout.

Club Fenicia

INR 2000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

9. Eden Pavilion - ITC Sonar, Science City Area

Another gem from ITC, the Eden Pavilion is known to be one of the best fine-dining restaurants to serve Indian food, they are proud of their biryani, which they should be because it is really delicious! The biryani you'll find here can easily give Hyderabad's Paradise Biryani a run for its money. The buffet spread here is some of the most lavish and would make you drool right away! Talking about the place, you get a well laid-out and spacious seating arrangement with ample lighting, and to keep things interesting, you also can see quirky wall art on the walls. Their main attraction is their menu spread, which is beautifully decorated and displayed. You have a very calm and comfortable ambiance, with the service being quick and reliable, the staff is really friendly and wouldn't mind divulging in a conversation with you while you're waiting for your food. Apart from authentic Indian food, you also have the option of Italian, continental, Chinese and Bengali cuisine. Their specialty in Bengali is fish dishes, which are prepared with perfection, you'll end up licking your fingers, it's that good! One meal here and you'll understand why Eden Pavilion is held with such high regard.

Eden Pavilion

INR 4500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

10. Pa Pa Ya, Park Street Area

Open kitchen and bar, embroidered chairs, panoramic city views, private dining, artistic decor, this is what Pa Pa Ya is. This establishment was also only recently opened a couple of years ago, but it did not take much time to become the talk of the city! Pa Pa Ya is the place to go if you're in the mood for a fine-dining experience and some really delicious Asian cuisine. Located on the 11th floor of the building, it gives its customers an amazing view that they can enjoy while having tasty food. With large windows all around, you'll get a panoramic view from wherever you peep, also another benefit of those big windows is that a lot of natural light comes in, which lits up the place, making it look even more beautiful. But definitely, the center of attraction is their food! Not just the taste, but the looks as well, they pay a lot of attention to the food presentation, and they do not fail at that. The food looks so good, you'll want to keep admiring it! They have made sure their guests are pampered, staff are polite, and are willing to forward any of your directions or instructions to the chef so that the food is prepared according to your preference. You'll fall in love even more once you taste the food. It is so delicious, you'll fall in love with the Asian, Chinese, Japanese, and Thai cuisines that they serve. Their must-try dishes include - Rock Shrimp Tempura Roll, Sushi Boat, Chocolate Ball, and Braised Chicken.

Pa Pa Ya

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

11. Souk - Taj Bengal, New Alipore

Souk is the perfect example of the brand name Taj. It's a luxurious hotel which has been running for a very long time. It's an ideal blend of Mediterranean cuisines of the East, Southern Europe, and North Africa. Even though its dining is expensive, the ambiance and the mouth-watering food will let you forget about your pocket because the dishes will remind you of a typical souk. The interior and decor, although simplistic, are very elegant. The seating arrangement is also very spacious and provides good privacy for you to have romantic conversations with your partner while biting tasty pita bread and hummus. Souk remains at the top restaurants that serve authentic Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisine. Their menu entirely is truly amazing, if you have the appetite, we would suggest trying their entire menu, since the menu curated will bring you to the Middle East. But if you don't have such a humongous appetite, you must definitely try their Muhammara, Baklava - one of the really delicious desserts of the middle east!, Hummus Beiruty, Kibbeh, Fattoush, and B'stilla which is a meat pie. For desserts, try their Moroccan mint tea and rose petal ice-cream. Offering medley flavors from Lebanese, Egyptian, Syrian, Palestine, Greek cuisines, the restaurant is a real treat for all your senses.

Souk

INR 3,700, Cost for 2 | Open in Google maps

These are some of the poshest, fine-dining options the city of Kolkata has to offer. Wait for the beginning of the month, when your pockets are full, choose anyone restaurant from the list above and we guarantee you'll leave the door with a smile on your face after having some of the most delicious food and experiencing luxury. You'll be so happy with the experience, you would not regret spending the money, because you know deep in your hearts, it was worth it, each and every penny of what you spent.

So get your best outfit on, clean the lens of your phone, because when you'll be visiting these restaurants, you'll need to be on top of your game to get some seriously good photos for your social media. Oh, and yes, do enjoy the food and royalty at these fine-dining restaurants in Kolkata while you're at it!

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The Ultimate Guide to Best Fine-Dining Restaurants in Kolkata

These are some of the poshest, fine-dining options the city of Kolkata has to offer. Put your fine dresses and shoes on, for best dineout experince.

The best fine-dining places in Kolkata!

We all know Kolkata - the city of joy is known for its cultural gem, especially when it comes to food. Every foodie can tell you that Kolkata has some of the best food with a burst of flavors and spices, they love their meat and have been known to make some of the best dishes you can eat all around the globe.

Bengali's love their food, if you ever had the opportunity to try authentic Bengali food and authentic Bengali cuisine, you will know why. Kolkata has been on the map for its variety of food options for a very long time and is going to stay there for a very long time. India is famous for its food culture, from which many of the popular dishes are Bengali dishes. It's safe to say that Kolkata has a gastronomically spiced-up food scene!

You'll find something to fulfill everybody's taste buds. Apart from a huge variety of Bengali restaurants, you have a lot of other options to choose from to have some really tasty food while you're in Kolkata. You can enjoy the local traditional Bengali cuisine or choose to feast on many of the international cuisines, from street food to casual dining to rooftop restaurants to enjoy the breath-taking view while eating some really out-of-the-world food, to establishments where you can have a couple of drinks with your friends and relax to romantic restaurants where you can take your better half for a wonderful date to some of the best luxury fine-dining restaurants this country has hosted! You will find everything here.

The luxury fine-dining scene, in particular, in Kolkata is really amazing. There are plenty of options to choose from where you can experience true luxury and not just enjoy delicious food, but also get to experience royalty-like treatment when you visit these fine-dining restaurants. Today, we will be looking at the best of the best the city of Kolkata has to offer. You can visit any restaurant from this list and we can guarantee you'll love the experience, the interiors, the service and of course the food, in any of the restaurants you decide to go to treat yourself with some luxury fine-dining experience!

1. Yauatcha - Quest Mall, Ballygunge

To start with today's list, we begin with the first Michelin-starred restaurant in the city of Kolkata! Yauatcha is a London-based fine-dining restaurant that has 4 branches in all of India. Situated in the high-end Quest mall, Yauatcha is a Chinese dim sum teahouse that oozes luxury. They are well known to serve some of the most authentic Cantonese cuisines with a modern touch. This fine-dining restaurant is known to pamper its customers, with outdoor seating along with a bar, this alfresco-styled establishment has very minimalistic yet eye-pleasing decor and interiors. Yauatcha is a huge restaurant and has the capability of seating up to 160 guests at once, without compromising on luxury, the seating arrangement is quite decent and you have ample personal during your visit there. Situated on the 5th floor of the Quest mall, you get some really pretty and panoramic views of the bustling city of Kolkata. The staff here is extremely polite and friendly. As soon as you enter, they'll give you a warm welcome and take you to your table, while taking down your order they will suggest dishes according to your liking and preference and would also happily take down any special instructions you have for your food and make sure it reaches the chef. They have a huge bar showcasing their liquor collection which is, again, very eye-soothing and picturesque. Their entire menu is amazing, but their dim sum is a must-try. Their Vegetable Char Sui Bun and Chicken & Coriander dumplings are highly recommended.

Yauatcha

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

2. Zen - The Park, Park Street

Zen is another luxurious fine-dining restaurant that serves some of the best authentic Japanese cuisines in Kolkata. Their Sunday brunch is a haven for all food lovers, for all Japanese food lovers to be exact. You'll find a plethora of options, all of them so tasty, it'll leave your taste buds in total bliss. They have an open kitchen as well so that you can watch your sushi being hand-rolled and your ramen noodles being cooked to perfection. Apart from sushi, Zen also happens to serve the most authentic Asian cuisine in town. You also can find some great wine to compliment your food, since they have an amazing collection of wine. The ambiance of Zen is kept simple and elegant, making sure customers don't get too distracted from anything and really just be able to enjoy their food with all of their heart and soul. The interiors of this place are known to be very stylish and eye-catching to the customers. With the center of attraction being the open kitchen in the middle and tables surrounding them, making sure they get to witness the magic in front of their eyes. All in all, dining at Zen is definitely an experience you don't want to miss. Although simple, Zen manages to give you an amazing fine-dine experience in the city of joy, everything from amazing food, elegant decor, great ambiance, and friendly staff make your experience on the whole unforgettable. You definitely have to try these dishes when you go to Zen: sushi platter and lemon-scented jasmine rice.

Zen - The Park

INR 4000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

3. West View Bar & Grill - ITC Sonar, Science City Area

ITC, as everybody knows is one of the high-end chains of Hotels in India. A restaurant from ITC would definitely be nothing short of luxury. West View Bar & Grill is definitely one restaurant you have to visit while you're in Kolkata. It's a meat lovers paradise, you'll find the best international grill dishes in the entire city! West view is considered to be the best fine-dine grill room in the city of joy. Although the menu spread is limited, every dish on their menu is delicious. Surprisingly, there are good options in the vegetarian section as well! So vegetarians also would be able to eat good food and luxury dining at Zen. You also have a tableside flambe so that guests also can include themselves in the preparation process, which is a unique experience. One of the best dishes on the menu spread is their live seafood grill, especially the fresh oysters. As you would expect from a fine-dining restaurant, the West view grill & bar has elegant interiors and decor. With minimalistic yet modern seating arrangement, to dim lighting to the wood-paneled walls and ceilings, the entire experience culminates in one wonderful evening with your family or your partner. You also have live music playing for guests to enjoy. You have to try their wine collection if you're a wine person. They have some delectable cheese you could pair with the wine to have the best experience.

West View Bar & Grill

INR 4500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

4. ThreeSixtyThree - The Oberoi Grand, New Market Area

One more amazing fine-dining place in Kolkata where you can find delicious Japanese food. This is a one-of-a-kind establishment in the city where you can find delicacies from around the world on your plate. One of them is sushi, in fact, there is a separate sushi corner where you can have unlimited sushi. Their buffet menu is quite elaborate. The live sushi counter lets you watch as the chefs do their magic and prepare your sushi. This establishment is under the Oberoi Grand definitely comes with class and luxury, with no expenses having been spared when it comes to their food taste and quality. Many foodies in the city come for the buffet and the luxury fine-dining experience. The staff is extremely polite and will make sure whatever you need to make your visit comfortable is made available. The chef also will make sure everything is according to the preferences of the guests, including customizing meals based on specific instructions provided to them. Talking about the restaurant itself, it's a piece of fine work. The interiors are simple yet elegant. The lighting is just perfect and there's enough space to accommodate a large crowd of people with spacious and generous seating arrangements for everybody. This should be in your must-visit places in town to enjoy some nice fine-dining experience and tasty food.

ThreeSixtyThree

INR 3500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

5. Aaheli - The Peerless Inn, New Market Area

Aaheli has a very special history attached to it. Aaheli is known to be the very first authentic Bengali restaurant to serve traditional Bengali cuisine in India! It's been close to 29 years since that fact and still, Aaheli is considered to be one of the best restaurants where you can find authentic Bengali food being served! This fine-dining restaurant will make you fall in love with traditional Bengali cuisine! They have created a path which many have chosen over the years. As you would already know there are numerous restaurants that serve Bengali food, but if you ask any Calcuttan where you could find really delicious food, delicious Bengali food with a fine-dining experience, they would all point to the Aaheli, hands down! Although you really cannot write down just one of their dishes as a signature dish, if you ask us, we really loved their Hilsa dishes, especially during their 'Pade Pade Ilish Pujo Festival' which is usually from August first week to the second week of September. They have a special menu where they stick to the basics and prepare the tastiest steamed hilsa fish. Talking about the place, it is very bright and gives out positive vibes through all that lighting and colors. The seating arrangement is luxurious, with extremely well-cushioned chairs and well-spaced tables to ensure you get to have a nice personal time with your family. The staff is courteous and will explain the menu to you if you're new to Bengali cuisine. You have a lot of options in veg as well, so even vegetarians can opt for Aaheli to enjoy true authentic Bengali cuisine in Kolkata!

Aaheli

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

6. Capella - Altair Boutique Hotel, Salt Lake

No amount of compliments would be enough for this rooftop restaurant. The entire decor of this place makes you feel like you're sitting in a restaurant in Dubai! Located on the 20th floor of the Altair hotel, you get some of the best views of the city from this rooftop restaurant. This place oozes luxury, the decor, the miniature palm trees, creepers growing on the walls all make it an unforgettable experience for you. The view is breathtaking, sitting here and watching the sunset would probably be the best way to spend your evening. It will be an experience you will not forget. This is the one place that can set the mood for anything you'd want, if you want you can take your partner for a very romantic date or you could head here with your buddies for spending an evening enjoying the cocktails and DJ or you could head here with your family as well to enjoy the great food they serve. This place can set the ambiance to the way you want to! You must try their Sunday brunch, cheesecake, peri-peri fries, and Ramen. They are the first restaurant in Kolkata to serve bite-sized food portions! Something new that you could explore with your partner on this special occasion.

Capella

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

7. La Cucina - Grand Hyatt Regency, Salt Lake

La Cucina, the place you want to go to have authentic Italian cuisine. This is a fine-dining restaurant that will ooze luxury and grandeur. If you're looking for the ultimate Italian food in Kolkata, La Cucina is the way to go without a doubt. The food prepared by the chefs in their extensive Sunday brunch menu spread is mindblowing. You'll end up licking your fingers once you're done. Grand Hyatt Regencybeing a 5-star hotel, their signature restaurant is nothing less than an embodiment of perfection. Their decor and interior just shout elegance. From the spacious seating, wood-earth theme décor, to the open vine cellar to showcase their collection, to the open live kitchen area, it just sits perfectly with each other making it the perfect place to take your family out or to take your date to impress them. La Cucina has earned the reputation of the best fine-dining Italian restaurant in the city, which it rightly deserves. They have a wood-fire pizza oven to bring a piece of Italy right on your plate. This place is great for vegetarians as well, since their vast buffet menu spread has a lot of options in veg as well. One of the best things about the Sunday brunch at La Cucina is that most of the items from the spread would be served at your table, leaving only a small portion of the buffet menu to spread for the guests to go and get for themselves, it's a Sunday, you're in a fine-dining restaurant, you deserve this much papering at least! Some of the dishes that you need to have when you visit La Cucina are stuffed pasta, Classic Tiramisu with Kahlua, and Spinach Ravioli.

La Cucina

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

8. Club Fenicia, Salt Lake

We are told, Club Fenicia is Asia's largest luxury lounge and you'll definitely feel it the minute you enter inside. The entire place just screams grandeur and luxury! Both the interior and the exterior would leave you awestruck, this is one place that you'll have to visit to believe, it's spectacular, so spectacular that you would spend the entire time admiring the rooftop lounge more than the equally beautiful city skyline views it offers. You literally have 3 different zones within the lounge, all of which are more luxe than the previous one, letting you experience the rooftop lounge 3 times, each time you leave with an entirely different experience. You have "Glint", their luxury lounge section, where you can chill with friends, you then have private gazebos and cabanas where you can take your partner for a romantic dinner date at the rooftop restaurant which has a private butler service to offer, next you have their luxury bar, where you can sit back and relax, drink in hand and unwind to good music and open-air environment, to get a panoramic view of the city head to "Mist" their luxury rooftop bar and restaurant, end your journey through this luxury rooftop lounge at "prego", where you can cherish gourmet meals from all over the world! Do try their Sushi and biryani when you visit them, not that the rest of their dishes are not recommended, but the Sushi do stand out and deserve a special shoutout.

Club Fenicia

INR 2000, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

9. Eden Pavilion - ITC Sonar, Science City Area

Another gem from ITC, the Eden Pavilion is known to be one of the best fine-dining restaurants to serve Indian food, they are proud of their biryani, which they should be because it is really delicious! The biryani you'll find here can easily give Hyderabad's Paradise Biryani a run for its money. The buffet spread here is some of the most lavish and would make you drool right away! Talking about the place, you get a well laid-out and spacious seating arrangement with ample lighting, and to keep things interesting, you also can see quirky wall art on the walls. Their main attraction is their menu spread, which is beautifully decorated and displayed. You have a very calm and comfortable ambiance, with the service being quick and reliable, the staff is really friendly and wouldn't mind divulging in a conversation with you while you're waiting for your food. Apart from authentic Indian food, you also have the option of Italian, continental, Chinese and Bengali cuisine. Their specialty in Bengali is fish dishes, which are prepared with perfection, you'll end up licking your fingers, it's that good! One meal here and you'll understand why Eden Pavilion is held with such high regard.

Eden Pavilion

INR 4500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

10. Pa Pa Ya, Park Street Area

Open kitchen and bar, embroidered chairs, panoramic city views, private dining, artistic decor, this is what Pa Pa Ya is. This establishment was also only recently opened a couple of years ago, but it did not take much time to become the talk of the city! Pa Pa Ya is the place to go if you're in the mood for a fine-dining experience and some really delicious Asian cuisine. Located on the 11th floor of the building, it gives its customers an amazing view that they can enjoy while having tasty food. With large windows all around, you'll get a panoramic view from wherever you peep, also another benefit of those big windows is that a lot of natural light comes in, which lits up the place, making it look even more beautiful. But definitely, the center of attraction is their food! Not just the taste, but the looks as well, they pay a lot of attention to the food presentation, and they do not fail at that. The food looks so good, you'll want to keep admiring it! They have made sure their guests are pampered, staff are polite, and are willing to forward any of your directions or instructions to the chef so that the food is prepared according to your preference. You'll fall in love even more once you taste the food. It is so delicious, you'll fall in love with the Asian, Chinese, Japanese, and Thai cuisines that they serve. Their must-try dishes include - Rock Shrimp Tempura Roll, Sushi Boat, Chocolate Ball, and Braised Chicken.

Pa Pa Ya

INR 2500, Cost for 2 | Open in Google Maps

11. Souk - Taj Bengal, New Alipore

Souk is the perfect example of the brand name Taj. It's a luxurious hotel which has been running for a very long time. It's an ideal blend of Mediterranean cuisines of the East, Southern Europe, and North Africa. Even though its dining is expensive, the ambiance and the mouth-watering food will let you forget about your pocket because the dishes will remind you of a typical souk. The interior and decor, although simplistic, are very elegant. The seating arrangement is also very spacious and provides good privacy for you to have romantic conversations with your partner while biting tasty pita bread and hummus. Souk remains at the top restaurants that serve authentic Lebanese and Mediterranean cuisine. Their menu entirely is truly amazing, if you have the appetite, we would suggest trying their entire menu, since the menu curated will bring you to the Middle East. But if you don't have such a humongous appetite, you must definitely try their Muhammara, Baklava - one of the really delicious desserts of the middle east!, Hummus Beiruty, Kibbeh, Fattoush, and B'stilla which is a meat pie. For desserts, try their Moroccan mint tea and rose petal ice-cream. Offering medley flavors from Lebanese, Egyptian, Syrian, Palestine, Greek cuisines, the restaurant is a real treat for all your senses.

Souk

INR 3,700, Cost for 2 | Open in Google maps

These are some of the poshest, fine-dining options the city of Kolkata has to offer. Wait for the beginning of the month, when your pockets are full, choose anyone restaurant from the list above and we guarantee you'll leave the door with a smile on your face after having some of the most delicious food and experiencing luxury. You'll be so happy with the experience, you would not regret spending the money, because you know deep in your hearts, it was worth it, each and every penny of what you spent.

So get your best outfit on, clean the lens of your phone, because when you'll be visiting these restaurants, you'll need to be on top of your game to get some seriously good photos for your social media. Oh, and yes, do enjoy the food and royalty at these fine-dining restaurants in Kolkata while you're at it!

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