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The Peerless Inn Hotel, 12, 1st Floor, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Esplanade | Esplanade, The Peerless Inn, Kolkata 700 013, India
+91 33 2228 0301
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“thali” (84 reviews)
“brinjal” (4 reviews)
“paan” (5 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
The Peerless Inn Hotel, 12, 1st Floor, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Esplanade | Esplanade, The Peerless Inn, Kolkata 700 013, India
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1 - 10 of 377 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All in all I found this a really rather poor restaurant, with a curious menu of dull food. I really can't see why this gets such good reviews on here to be honest. The mixed vegetarian starters were decent enough and some were quite pleasant...More

Thank Stenhouse_1
Reviewed 1 week ago

During my stay here, i had my sumptuous breakfast here. Suitable for north and south indians, and european style as well. Dinner was purely special. Dragon fish was my favourite in the menu and it was absolutely delicious.

Thank vidyasagar_g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The environment is fully bengali friendly with a great Ambiance and quality of food is above par. Loved the place

Thank Saw333
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Awesomeness in Traditional Cuisines lies in the City's one of the most Prominent outlet the Aaheli, Restaurent by Peerless Inn (Kolkata, INDIA). Simply mouth watering smacking dishes to choose from numerous variety of veg, non-veg and many other applicable. Indulge with Traditional Foodie or simply...More

Thank TaritGanguly
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, hotel is bit old, very expensive food, but taste is good. One can enjoy live music wile dining. Easy to locate cause its just beside new market. Service is good. If you like paan, you can have one after meal.

Thank Shihab A
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Aaheli is an pure bengali restaurants located at the 1st floor of peerless inn hotel,esplanade.This is the best place to hangout for those who loved to try traditional bengali foods.

Thank subhrajit p
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This restaaurant is placed in the Peerless Inn, a 4 star hotel in Central Kolkata. The menu contains traditional bengali veg and non veg food. Some of the menu hardly found in restaurant like Shuto, Vapa ( Steamed fish in banana leaves - very old...More

Thank Kamal B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Although from this city I never have had food here until recently. I was floored by the ambience and the nice staff wearing traditional dresses. The taste of food is authentic but a touch expensive. If you judge by the quality, the high price is...More

Thank anubadok
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Be prepared for something different in this very authentic restaurant. Some of the things will be a great supervise. THe traditional Mango drink is not what you will expect and the food while excellent is very different from any western view of the world of...More

Thank SmilerP
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Aheli is a restaurant in peerless Inn hotel at esplanade the heart of kolkata city. If you want to experience authentic bengali thali in bengali ambience ( boys in traditional dhauti nd girls in traditional saree serve food ), Aheli is a right place..if you...More

Thank Arnabbagchi
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Questions & Answers
Anupam k
2 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from GMPIK | Property representative |
Hi, We do serve food without garlic or onion. You need to inform our waiter for your choice and they will prepare your food accordingly. Thanks.
9 January 2016|
Response from anisurr2001 | Reviewed this property |
They serve 3 types of thali - basic, mid range and maharaja thali. The prices vary from INR 800 to INR 1500 without tax.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Peerless Inn Hotel, 12, 1st Floor, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Esplanade | Esplanade, The Peerless Inn, Kolkata 700 013, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata District  >  Kolkata
  • Phone Number: +91 33 2228 0301
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