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Amber

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11, Waterloo Street, Esplanade | Near Paradise Cinema Hall, Kolkata 700006, India
+91 33 2248 6520
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brain masala” (2 reviews)
“kulfi” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Indian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
11, Waterloo Street, Esplanade | Near Paradise Cinema Hall, Kolkata 700006, India
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When visiting the restaurant located upstairs, the first thing you will get to see is the 45 year old elevator which is controlled by levers; a friendly elevator operator is in attendance. Amber offers lots of tandoori and curry dishes including chicken, mutton and lamb....More

Thank csserious
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Good food at reasonable prices, very calm and quiet place to have dinner. Service was unfaulted as well.

Thank Jamest1986
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We are loyal to this restaurant for their great Indian food. Ambiance is not that good but it's value for money. Must have the chicken bhartha, tandoori chicken, fish reshmi masala and kabuli nan. Also, try the fish ajwaini tikka, murg malai tikka, masala kulcha...More

Thank arynay
Reviewed 30 August 2017

One of the oldest outlet for awesome food and delightful cuisine... You can have the mouth watering kebabs and roasts.... Have the tangy spicy chicken dishes, or, steamed long grain rice with various types of meat dishes... Just indulge in some awesome taste..

Thank TaritGanguly
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Came for a business lunch with a local colleague and was not disappointed. Ok, the place does not look 5 star, but the food is amazing. Tandoori fish was superb and chick peas have an incredible depth of flavour. Asked for medium level of spice...More

Thank Tim121home
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Pathetic Place, walk in and you will feel like you are in 1980s. Stinky Washrooms. Never visit the if you are a vegetarian. Nearly all dishes have strong smell of non veg. The portion sizes are unbelievable small. All staff r hungry for tips.

Thank udi_17
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Located on Waterloo street this place serves excellent North West Frontier cuisine. Parking is a pain. But the experience is well worth the effort.

Thank Anshumanafsa
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

There were days when Amber used to be considered in top 10 places to eat in Kolkata, alongside now vanished joints like Skyroom. Today's Amber seems to be a diminished remnant of its glorious past. But the food was not bad, particularly the Mutton Roganjosh

Thank sumit100051781
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Amber has been a landmark in Kolkata for last 50 years or more. I have seen it for the last 40 years doing brisk business "every day" and a great satisfaction to all clients who leave with smiles. The food here is "Excellent". They have...More

Thank Chaubey
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Amber reminds me of my childhood days when it was one of the most famous restaurants in Kolkata and till today, it has held on to its status. Parking is a bit tricky if you are not familiar with the place, so take an Ola/Uber...More

Thank ban1824
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Anupam k
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Response from DavinderSinghCA | Reviewed this property |
Amber Kolkata is popular for its non-veg delicacies.They may serve as per your choice (non garlic).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11, Waterloo Street, Esplanade | Near Paradise Cinema Hall, Kolkata 700006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata District  >  Kolkata
  • Phone Number: +91 33 2248 6520
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