When someone says Indian street food, the first thing that comes to everyone’s mind is chaat! It’s sweet, tangy, spicy and everything nice and reminiscent of childhood.While momos and jalebis are also part of every Kolkata foodie’s list, the different types of chaats hold a rather special place too. Here are 5 of our picks for you.
1. Sharma’s Tea
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Their khasta chat and curry kachori are not to be missed! Other noteworthy items to try out are the nimki and idly fry.
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Two words – too good. Gupta Brothers serve an assortment of delicacies for a sweet-tooth. What you must eat however are their Rajkachori and mixed chaat. Savour the flavours dancing in your mouth.
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Ever tried a dahi puchka chaat? We bet you haven’t! Give their paapri chaat a go too while you’re at it.
4. Oye Fuchka
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Regulars at Oye Fuchka tell us that the this little fuchka joint can make all your fuchka dreams come true! We recommend trying their very unique paneer fuchka.
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Regarded as timeless amongst the Kolkata chaat cult, the good folks at Gangotri whip up delicious samosa chaat and paapri chaat. We’d wouldn’t miss it for the world.
So that concludes our top 5 favourite chaat places in Kolkata. If you’re facing crunch time because of not having enough change then don’t worry. You can always eat from these chaat places by ordering through Swiggy!