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Nice experience

Lots to see here, spices and teas and useful information. I think it is pricey, geared for the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Pricey but everything western tourist need

Is it pricey place? Yes, it is. Can you make better deal some place else? For sure, you can. But... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Warsaw, Poland
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2 weeks ago
“Nice experience”
25 Mar 2018
“Pricey but everything western tourist need”
Estb in 1917, Tea, Spices, Herbs and Nuts form the soul of this shop. Having excellent domain expertise, the shop provides total solutions in the above product categories with professional services and guidance.
6535 Khari Baoli Khari Baoli Road | Near Fatehpuri Mosque, New Delhi 110006, India
Chandni Chowk
+91 98108 02155
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely pricey - but that's what you get when lead by a local guide The narrow local streets are an absolute minefield - so you take it on the chin if you are in need of assistance from connected locals Definitely was enjoyable for the...More

Thank LiLiCockerpoo
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very expensive, very good variety of pre-mixed spices, Teas and coffees way too expensive. Caters to well heeled tourists,Travelers can do much better.You do know the difference between tourist and travelers! Owner is not at all friendly, bottom line appears to be his main goal.

Thank mcjardine
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It may as well just be a scam since everything is way more expensive than in any other shops. I was pushed here by my guide, if that happens to you, leave the shop and change your guide.

Thank Matteo P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to see here, spices and teas and useful information. I think it is pricey, geared for the tourist market. However the staff were lovely and not pushy. We bought mango tea and look forward to trying it on our return home.

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Every time some of my friends comes to visit me in Delhi I always bring them to A.Kumar situated in Old Delhi. He has the best tea and spices in the city. The packages are also really nice and, as per my opinion, you can...More

Thank Matteo_FEHC
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

What an experience of color and smells. Great service and they vacuum packed our spices so our luggage wouldn’t smell like curry! Excellent assortment of teas as well. A lot of expected flavors, but a number of flavors I hadn’t seen before. Very reasonably priced.

Thank TravelingHoosier2016
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Is it pricey place? Yes, it is. Can you make better deal some place else? For sure, you can. But the service is perfect for western tourist - they talk to you in all known languages of the world, they have stories for every single...More

Thank Michalja2013
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Visited A Kumar Spices while exploring old Delhi and bought numerous pre packaged spice blends to use once home. I asked about the recipes to accompany the spice mixtures like Tandoori Masala, Butter Chicken Masala etc. and was told to email a request for the...More

2  Thank stylegal543
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I've tried to find recipes for some of their mixed spice bags (meat masala/aloo masala) with no results. This turned into a waste of time figuring out what ingredient was missing or how much to add. My advice is to stick with the tea.

1  Thank Mike J
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Our tour guide took us here as part of the tour. Mr Kumar and his staff were very knowledgeable and the array of spices and teas stocked were mind boggling. Everything was fresh and the aroma hit your senses as soon as you walked in....More

Thank Maurizio D
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Chandni Chowk
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more than three centuries old
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27 April 2017|
Response from 854DP | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you try going to their Facebook page and asking them directly. They will no doubt either let you know from there or give you the web address for where to find the recipes. Happy cooking!
Marietta T
16 August 2015|
Response from Christina H | Reviewed this property |
There's no website on the card, just a mail address, you can ask them by e-mail: mcs1917 hotmail com (use @ and . to fill the blank spaces, emails are restricted on this site).
7 May 2015|
Response from Christina H | Reviewed this property |
There's no website on the card, just a mail address: mcs1917 hotmail com This is the mail address from the tea bags: k_anshu hotmail com (just use @ and .)