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Central Cottage Industries Emporium

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| Jawahar Vyapar Bhawan, Janpath, New Delhi 110001, India
+91 11 2332 6219
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A cool beer and samosas welcomed us to the carpet showroom. The hospitality was followed by an informative presentation on rug-making - which in turn was followed by a hard sell session. Personally, whilst I admire the tradition and craftsmanship, I find this type of...More

Thank ScotGold
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice emporium carrying items from all over India tagged with price tags. From incense to grand furnitures and trunks. However the price is on the high side but you guranteed quality.

Thank A K
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is a government run emporium, having a wide range of handicraft items from across the country. However, the only issue is that prices are fixed, no bargaining and these are not cheap. One must visit this place to atleast get a feel of India's...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Large selection across various product categories, many categories offer great selection but not all. With fixed and reasonable prices and staff that is not pushy at all but friendly and helpful, this is a good (and airconditioned) break from what you might experience elsewhere. Fragile...More

Thank TiredLuxurySeeker
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were guided here by the Delhi tourist office on the grounds that it was all made in India and a big choice was available. I would say yes it was all made in India, but not such a big range of items, lots of...More

Thank KarenS2026
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Good place to buy some souvenirs on your way out of the country. Pick only the normal items and not go for stuffs like Sandalwood, cashmere etc. I doubt it's even a quality one. Does not smell like it or felt like it and you...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This is a huge store with items from all over India. I did all my shopping in one visit, at reasonable fixed prices.

2  Thank pixilations
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This was quite an exciting place to shop. Lots of really authentic amazing things to buy. The store is multi-level and the staff is very friendly and speaks English.

2  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We haven't been to CCIE for a few years but have been there many times in the past. Several changes have been made since we were last there and we found them disappointing. The excellent cafe which was half way up the building has now...More

4  Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

For authentic Indian gifting items are available in all price bands and form all part of India. Quality is perfect, I recommend if we wants to share with our friends across the world we should not waist our time anywhere else

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17 December 2017|
Response from guitarist2016 |
Don't. They overcharge overpromise and you still have to pay all taxes. delivery is not timely and will surely disappoint. travelling to India and buying it first hand would be cheaper including your airticket and tour.
19 December 2016|
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