Kolkata, the city of joy has always been renowned as a city which relishes its desserts. Here is a List of the Top 5 places you could visit in this land of Roshogolla and Mishti Doi in order to satiate your dessert cravings!!
1. K.C. Das
If your heart wants some good old roshogollas that you just cannot have enough of, head straight for KC Das. roshogollas are their forte and you will be thankful that you visited it on a sweet tooth spree. This place serves up normal roshogollas, stuffed roshogollas and even baked ones. What more could a roshogolla lover want?
2. Bhim Chandra Nag
This is one of the oldest sweet shops in Kolkata. Located in the Bowbazaar area, this evergreen sweet shop definitely lives up to their expectations. Their Mishti Doi and Butterscotch Sandesh are out of this world.
3. Girish Chandra Dey and Nakur Chandra Dey
Located in Hatibagan, this sweet shop is like Heaven for all the Sandesh lovers out there. Their Jolbhara, Malai Roll and Chocolate Singara will definitely keep you coming back for more.
4. Bon Appetit
This is a small cozy cafe and bakery having 2 outlets in Kolkata – Hazra and Sector 1, Salt Lake. The serve really tasty food at very affordable rates. But, their specialty is their dessert – the Chocolate Avalanche. Delectable brownies, covered with big scoops of ice cream, chocolate chips and chocolate sauce, topped with two chocolate wafer sticks, the Avalanche will never let you down in times of your sweet cravings.
5. Watz This Friday
Located on the fringes of Vivekananda Park in Southern Avenue, Watz This Friday may seem to be just another Vegan Casual Dining Outlet. But what sets it apart from the crowd and makes it a hidden jewel is their Chef Special Dessert – the Chocolate Quicksand. White chocolate sitting on top of a delicious brownie, getting melted by hot chocolate sauce is something that takes any sweet toothed foodie to paradise. In addition to this, the dish comes paired with ice cream in a very nicely shaped biscotti cup. What more could one ask for?
Häagen-Dazs is an ice cream brand, established by Reuben and Rose Mattus in the Bronx, New York, in 1961. This world famous brand has made the dessert its forte and that too with panache. Their outlet at Paddapukur area of the city should be among your destinations. Their innovative dessert menu will never fail to amuse you and leave you in awe. This place should definitely be on your checklist if you are a sweet toothed foodie.