To the point: The two-minute noodle is stuff of legend, and cafes around Kolkata are cashing in on its popularity.
1: Tyre Patty
If you are a car fanatic, then head to this café sporting rugged décor and tyres for seats. It serves Continental food, but the Maggi dishes are awesome. Think Stir-Fried Maggi, Garlic Maggi, Three Pepper Masala Pan Gravy Maggi, Maggi On Toast, Cheese Chilly Maggi, Paneer Maggi etc. There are a total of 12 variations.
Where: 26 Lee Road
Timing: 8am – 11pm
Price: Rs 91 onwards
2: Chatar Patar
Known for its street food, this tiny joint in the heart of south Kolkata is the place to satiate your Maggi cravings. From Maggi Pav to Tandoori Maggi, you get endless options. The popular ones include Mixed Tandoori Maggi, Cheese Garlic Maggi, Maggi Chat, Maggi Sandwich and Chilli Corn Cheese Garlic Maggi.
Where: 66 Ballygunge Circular Road
Timings: 10:15am – 9:45pm (Monday – Saturday) and 4:30pm – 10pm (Sunday)
Price: Rs 50 onwards
3: Eighty8+ Kafe
A new adda hub, this eatery offers Lebanese, Chinese, Italian and Mexican fare. The four varieties of Maggi served up are Cheese, Go Green, Chatpata and Aglio e Olio. Whoever said Maggi isn’t the in thing anymore right?.
Where: 88 Chowringhee Road
Timing: 8am – Midnight
Price: Rs 88 onwards
4: The Induction
This hole-in-the-wall presents lip-smacking quickies, and – surprise, surprise – Maggi is one of them. Try Vegetable Cheese Maggi, Corn and Cheese Maggi and Creamy Cheese Maggi. For something unique, you can go for Pesto Cheese Sauce Maggi and Mexican Cheese Baked Maggi.
Where: 41 Justice Chandra Madhav Road, Bhowanipore
Timing: Noon – 1am
Price: Rs 55 onwards
5: The Hubb
Serving up Chinese, Continental and Thai delicacies, this café has a super cool ambience if you are looking for a cosy place to dine. Their Maggi dishes include Chicken and Cheese, Chilli Garlic, Egg and Cheese, Chicken and Thai Curry variations. Yum!
Where: 391 Prince Anwar Shah Road, Kalikapur
Timing: 11am – 10:30pm
Price: Rs 100 onwards