Try Something New And Exciting By Checking Out These Places That Serve Bengali Food in Chennai


West Bengal is one of the most diverse parts of the country with a vast and interesting cuisine that covers all kinds of dishes, using various different ingredients. Mostly known for their kati rolls, West Bengal has so much more to offer in terms of fish dishes as well as spicy food and elaborate dessert. With proximity to the North East and China, there are a lot of immigrants who have set up home in West Bengal, which lends to the multi-cuisine offerings of the city. Lots of people even compare Bengali food to that of food from Kerala, but what separates the two are the spices and flavours. And if you’re craving some Bengali food this (faux) winter season, then here’s where you can go in Chennai.

The Bayleaf


Probably one of the most popular Bengali spots in the city, Bayleaf provides the perfect balance of food to choose from. Best known for their kati rolls, Bayleaf also has a very extensive menu to choose from. If you’re not Bengali, then ask a Bengali friend to help you pick the perfect dishes for the best meal combination

Location: Gopalapuram



Don’t want to leave the comfort of your home to eat delicious food? Then you can order directly from Gharwaalatiffin and they will bring it directly to your doorstep. What more could you ask for?

Location: Shollinganalur

Bengali fun foods


You can indulge in an absolutely delicious Bengali meal at this restaurant in Perungudi, whether you’re looking for a vegetarian or non-vegetarian option. And they even have a ‘special thali’ which is filled to the brim with deliciousness.

Location: Perungudi

Northern Connection


A combination of North Indian food and Bengali food, you get to choose from various kinds of parathas, and lots of other great vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. You even get to choose from fish, meat and other seafood items as well!

Location: T. Nagar & Ramapuram

Tuki Taki Kolkata Biriyani

Another thing that Kolkata is famous for is their biryani. And if you’ve never tasted it even once in your life, then now is a good time to start! Tuki Taki has great biryani that you can get sent to your house right away!

Location: Sholinganallur

Paanch Foron


Photo: Deepthi Prabakaran

It’s a short and sweet menu with Bengali and Chinese dishes on the menu that you can choose from. Also, they’ve got Rasogollas that you can make a meal of if you please. Try something new and pick and choose everything from their menu!

Location: Perungudi


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