There’s nothing better than enjoying a lazy meal on a Sunday. The City of Joy, Kolkata offers some lavish lunch buffet options to have a gala time with your family and friends. For some of us, Sunday is probably the one day when you get to relax ad rejuvenate after a long tiring week and what better way to do so than spending with it your favourite people and enjoying some really good food with unlimited drinks and music to groove on. Here are 10 amazing value-for-money buffet restaurants that satisfy all your lazy Sunday desires.
1. Eden Pavilion
Eden Pavilion is considered to be one of the best multi-cuisine restaurants that are open round the clock. It offers a tempting spread with starting from salads to soups, a separate station for kids, live grill counters, rich main course dishes to choose from and a delightful display of desserts.
Where: ITC Sonar, J.B.S. Haldane Avenue, E.M.Bypass, Science City area, Kolkata
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Cost: INR 2250+ with unlimited soft drinks, INR 2750+ with unlimited soft drinks and alcohol
2. The Grid
Grid is a microbrewery and a gastro pub, but it organizes a special Sunday buffet every week that caters to the needs of one and all. They focus on making their Sunday brunch like a carnival with activities for kids and exotic food for adults. Their buffet menu changes every week and they have about 90 dishes to offer. For drinks, they serve four homemade beers, red and white wine and cocktails with vodka. So, there’s something for everyone making it a great place to enjoy a family brunch.
Where – Haute Street corporate park, 86 A Topsia road, Topsia, Kolkata
Time – 12 noon to 4pm
Cost – INR 700 for kids, INR 1000 for unlimited food, INR 1500 for unlimited food and alcohol.
3. La Cucina, Hyatt Regency
La Cucina specializes in serving Italian cuisine. It offers the perfect setting to enjoy a lovey brunch with your better half with dim lights, candles and soft music. The lovely cuisine and great food speak the language of love. Think Four Cheese Pasta, Spinach Ravioli, Cannelloni, and Chicken Roulade. You must also not miss their freshly baked pizzas served hot on the table. Well, it’s Sunday you deserve all the pampering. The dessert table displays eight to ten heavenly treats Tiramisu, Apple Tart, Pannacotta with Raspberry Coulis and more.
Where: Hyatt Regency, JA 1, sector 3, Salt Lake
Time: 12noon to 3:30 pm
Cost: INR 2250+ without alcohol, INR 2550+ with alcohol
4. Waterside Café
As the name suggests, at this restaurant you can sit back and enjoy your lazy Sunday with delicious food and amazing view. They have a huge variety to offer starting with 13 kinds of salads, soups, eight vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian appetizers, 12 main course dishes including Indian as well as world cuisine and a delightful range of desserts.
Where: Hyatt Regency, JA 1, sector 3, Salt lake.
Time: 12:30pm – 4pm
Cost: INR 2100+Tax without alcohol, INR 2400+ Tax with alcohol
5. The Bridge
This is one of the most lavishly spread buffets in the city. Going by its name, it successfully bridges the gap between hunger and satisfaction. Their specialties include a live counter for starters, huge variety of salads and soups, a chaat counter, multi-cuisine main course spread and ten sinful desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth. You must try their biryani which is a constant on their menu.
Where: The Park, 17, Park Street, Park street area, Kolkata.
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Cost: INR 1800+ without alcohol, INR 2155+ with alcohol
6. Tamara, Pipal Tree Hotel
The ambiance gives foodies a complete ‘shamiana’ feel. They allow you to prepare your own chaat in their chaat counter and have a huge buffet spread with a live pasta counter, starters, salads and soups, 8 vegetarian and 6 non-vegetarian main course dishes and desserts. They also have an ice-cream parlour where you can enjoy some in-house flavours.
Where: RGM, AS/465, Hatiara, Major Arterial road, Rajarhat New Town, Kolkata.
Time: 11:30am to 3:30 pm
Cost: 1001+ inclusive of alcohol
7. J.W. Kitchen
This is the most lively buffet in the city with a huge spread of many cuisines like Chinese, Indian, Mughlai, Lebanese, Continental and more. Their desserts are too beautiful to eat and they also serve crisp waffles made fresh after you’re done with your meal.
Where: J.W.Marriott hotel Kolkata- 4A, J.B.S Haldane Avenue, Science City area, Kolkata.
Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30pm
Cost: 1300+ inclusive of alcohol
8. Souk, Taj Bengal
Souk brings you to a variety of sumptuous Mediterranean food filled with tantalizing flavours. The décor makes it mesmerizingly romantic and you can enjoy a great meal with your loved one. Their specialties include Baklava, Shawarma, Grilled Fish with Okra and Grilled Chicken that are worth remembering for its unique flavours.
Where: Taj Bengal, 34B, Belvedere road
Cost: INR 1750+Tax inclusive of beer, vodka and sparkling wine
Zen brings to you a variety of unique oriental flavors with great sushi and dim sum. Few speciality dishes include Kung Pao Chicken, Pork Ribs, Spicy Mushroom Sushi and their decadent Chocolate Fudge.
Where: The Park, 17, Park Street, Kolkata
Time: 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Cost: INR 1800 without alcohol, INR 2163 with alcohol
At Buzz, you will find everything from Asian delights to European cuisine and American favourites under one roof. Satisfying a hungry appetite with live oriental counter and Italian dishes served hot on the table, this place is great for a group of people with different preferences. End your meal with theur delightful desserts like cheesecakesand homemade pastries.
Where: The Gateway Hotel, 1930, Rajdanga main road, near ruby hospital area, Kasba, Kolkata.
Time: 12:30pm to 3:30pm
Cost: INR 850+ for children below 10 years, INR 1400+ without alcohol, INR 1600+ with alcohol
So, now you have plenty of choices to pick from for your next Sunday outing. Get going.