Kolkata is always heaven for foodies. Kolkata always famous for its rich and complex cuisine and intimate relationship with food. Here is a list of 5 rooftop restaurants & bars in Kolkata that offer good food, great drinks and an experience of a lifetime.
OVER THE TOP , PARK STREET
OTT is situated just beside the Park Street KFC (opposite Peter Cat). The rooftop area isn’t much big but i really like their seating arrangements (white furniture’s with red cushions, swing seats and the pretty little candle lamps on the tables). Initially they played 90s pop songs (which I heard after a long time and must say it was pretty nostalgic!). The party feeling gradually pumped up with the DJ playing the recent hit tracks.
AQUA JAVA AIR, LAKE TOWN
Aqua java air is located strategically between bangur and lake town area. This new entrant is our pick if you want to veg out in a unique setting. Apart from the outdoor seating, the cafe also has a private dining room and a few indoor dining options. The cabana style seating is ideal for small groups and from here , one can get an unobstructed view of the clock tower which is a replica of the Big Ben.
The café is located on the terrace of a resident building and is divided into three sections – indoor seating, open terrace and the private party room. The ambience is very nice with the cool breeze flowing through the entire place. Visiting just before the advent of evening will make it a great place for clicking pictures as the terrace area has a posh look and with Kolkata’s version of the Big Ben in the backdrop, your selfies are sure to be a knockout. The scenery around is also beautiful with no taller buildings in the vicinity to block the view. Quite a nice place to hang out with friends, with the beautiful sitting arrangements and . Enjoyed every minute of my stay here!! Serving very tasty and good quality foods, this place should be in one’s bucket list. Well managed and friendly staffs!!
This place is a treat to your eyes. Located at the terrace floor of the hotel & the seating arrangement is in the type of cabbanas. If you are planning to go on a date then be rest assure that you will get the best date out here .The best ambience which will evolve love to Infinity . This terrace lounge bar at the Swissôtel spans over a fantastic 8,000sq ft of gurgling water bodies, lily pools, floating cabanas, wooden sidewalks and partitions overlooking the infinity pool hedged by tropical plants on one side and the ariel view of the suburbs on the other. The proximity to the airport also puts Splash on the flight path for several evening flights, giving a totally surreal experience.
There’s nothing we love more than a good barbecue dinner on a winter evening, and this rooftop diner understands that perfectly. Spread across a massive 8,000 sq ft, the eatery features a central backlit bar counter and a giant screen to sit back and enjoy a match. Location : Located near Gariahat Pantaloons at the Park Plaza, Garcha Road, Ballygunge. It is just a walk through the alley adjoining to the Gariahat Pantaloons. Decor and Ambiance : A Perfect place to spend your weekends relaxing and having great food along with. Amazing place for lounging by the pool, under the sky with drinks and food. A mindblowing and beautiful rooftop ambiance, with its vast and widespread seating options, this is a place most suited for romantic couples and lovers. Also an adjoining Jacuzzi, where you can dip your leg and sip your favourite drink or drag into your hookah. A lovely bar cuts through the centre decorated with monotone lights.
BLUE AND BEYOND , LINDSAY STREET
At the departure of the dusk, beyond the bustles, towards the blue. “Blue and Beyond” synonym for elated and exceeding.The entrance itself describes the alluring art and culture of “The Bongs”, expressed as grey memories on the wall. Either the high rise prominence of Tata steel, or the blurry view of victoria is enough to describe the city of joy, from the 9th floor. It becomes more eloquent when accompanied by sip of cinderella and so cheesy cheese sticks with mayo and lastly succulent tutty fruity.