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Girish Chandra Dey & Nakur Chandra Nandy

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56 Ramdulal Sarkar Street | Kolktata, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700006, India
+91 94324 94423
07:00 - 22:30
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Awesome to be there.. Not the first time I visited.. More than 100 times.. Yummy.. Please go and enjoy

Thank Avik2016
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7 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

West Bengal is known for its rich culture. Bengali ' bhadralok ' are a sophisticated lot who have always romanced the finer things in life, be it literature or films, music or cuisine. Amongst other things like Tagore and Victoria Memorial, Bongs take immense pride in their large selection of delectable mishti . Sweetmeats not only form an integral part... More 

Thank chefmoonu
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Umm, cannot resists Various Sandeshes, specially" Nolen Gur" ones even though a diabetic patient. Typical Bengali Sweets which you will never find any parts of World. Miss and carve for these sweets as I am presently out of Bengal.

Thank Kalyan B
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

They make all kinds of Sandesh and you cannot miss out on any one of it, but I bet if you are looking for a different adventure, go for their ice-cream sandesh that is sold in a plastic box of minimum quantity 400 grams in a semi liquid state. Carry it home, put half of it in freezer and other... More 

Thank UJ2010
Bengaluru, India
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes the best Sandesh available with huge variety. This is a place not to be missed. Sweet lovers must hit this place.

Thank snehabhattachary2017
Chennai (Madras), India
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100 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This very old sweet shop is still the number one when it comes to sweets both among the locals and tourists.Sweets made fresh, come in trays and disappear immediately.Special mention to their Chocolate varieties sweets like Black forest,Chocolate sandesh etc.Rate is very very reasonable for the quality they have.

Thank Snow_Leopards_India
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63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The famous sweet shop of kolkata which can amaze people by its traditional & fusion sweets product,specially sandesh. The tastes are too good to resist your tongue.So friends don't waste your time just take a bite of it.

Thank subhrajit p
Navi Mumbai, India
Level Contributor
18 reviews
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had various types of sandesh, most notably the Jol Bhora & Blueberry ones. There's also chocolate samosa which we tasted. It is costlier when compared to local sweet shops but the quality is the best, hence no worries. Fun fact : Even chef David Rocco visited this place and tasted their sweets.

Thank ashishdebu
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

An unique blend of Taste, tradition and quality has placed "Nakur" in a different level. One who wants to taste Sandesh of Kolkata must visit this place. "Aam Sandesh" i.e Sandesh with mango flavour is highly recommended.

Thank Sanjay D
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2017

simply wow yummy fantabulous..... a sweet shop ealing with a range of varying sandeshs not to be misseddelicacy includes sugar free sandesh n nolen gur sandesh in winters

Thank Sweta T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Ramdulal Sarkar Street | Kolktata, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata District  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)
  • Phone Number: +91 94324 94423
"The green-grilled mishti shop at 56 Ramdulal Street is simply called Nakur, short and (very) sweet. Peering through the iron, glasses perched on his nose, Victor picks up one of their best-selling items, Jol Bhora Norom Pak, gives them a thumbs up, and gulps down the sandesh. From a two-item menu consisting of Kada Pak and Monda back in 1844, to 2010 where Chocolate Sandesh can compete for the number one spot, Nakur has come a long way." -- The Telegraph.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?