Kolkata , the city of joy is known for its quintessential soft corner for chop and cutlets- the traditional fried food items- Bengali die for. To leverage this, Acropolis Mall, India’s one of the premium malls has brought “Kolkata Fries”- the mouth watering fried food festival. The festival will continue till November 27 coinciding with Black Friday Sales- phenomenal sales boosting activity originated in USA . Foodies can tingle their palates with tantalizingly tasty dishes every day from 12 noon to 10 pm these three days. Fever FM is the exclusive radio partner and Bhoj Adda is the exclusive community partner of “Kolkata Fries”.
Food entrepreneurs like “Calcutta Delicacies”, “Go Lebanese”, “Buddy Bites”, “MAMBO’S ”, “Nalin Chandra Das & Sons,” , “ SENGUPTA” , “ROY PAN STALL” , “BANGLAR DOI” and “TURKISYANO” have participated in “KOLKATA FRIES’ and displayed their mouth-watering dishes to pamper the palates of people.
Mamboos recipe- smoked chicken pizza, Turkisiano -special Turkish ice cream , Banglar doi- Doi & dhudh er sor vaja , Sengupta caterers- fish fry,fish chop, chicken fry, chicken kabiraji, Calcutta delicacies- fish cutlet , chicken cutlet , Buddy bites- fried momo, chicken lollipop chicken pakora
Go Lebanese – Honey chicken and other fry including , Nalin chandra – sweet with fried sweet and snacks , Dimwala- pop up Rolls with mixing items, Roy pan-Banarasi pan
Kolkata Fries is luring foodies with a range of all time favourite items like Chicken Kabiraji, Fish Fry, Fish Chop by “Sengupta’s while Calcutta Delicacies are wooing guets with their signature dishes like fish cutlet and chicken cutlet. Buddy Bites will serve Chicken Lollipop, Chicken Pakora and a fried momo. Bengalis favourite smoked chicken pizza will be served by MAMBO’S while GO LEBANESE will serve Lebanese items. Bengalis are not satisfied without sweets , Hence BANGLAR DOI AND NALIN CHANDRA DAS & SONS will satiate liking for sweets with Doi and Dudh er Sor Vaja and fried sweet. Dimwala will rustle up pop up rolls . Turkisiano will present Turkese ice cream to the children and Roy Pan Stall will end the feast with traditional Benarasi Pan. This is not all – there are many more drool worth menus waiting for gourmands to feast on.
Mr. K Vijayan, GM, Acropolis said, “ Bengali’s love for fried food and typical chop and cutlets is well known. To satisfy their craving for fried food , Acropolis Mall has started “ Kolkata Fries” – a new food festival this year. We at Acropolis Mall have become popular for hosting food festivals in winter season. Interestingly it has coincided with Black Friday sales- a phenomenal sales boosting event originated in the United States of America and gaining popularity in India as well. I hope this festival will also catch the fancy of foodies. We are hopeful that people will splurge at different retail shops to leverage the Black Friday discounts and satiate their taste buds at Kolkata Fries. We hope to satiate our guests with a plethora of choices . ”
About Acropolis Mall : Acropolis Mall is one of the state-of-the-art malls in Kolkata that houses over 62 renowned brands in apparel, electronics, consumer durables, electronic gazettes, jewellery, luggage, cosmetics, grocery items, food items, salon and beauty care products . The shopping mall is the right retail mix layered with various kinds of retail zones. The mall with its four screen multiplex, spacious food court, fine dining restaurants, family and children entertainment zone is an apt destination for families to enjoy shop and dine.
Developed by Merlin Group, the leading real estate group of India, Acropolis mall was inaugurated on 25th September 2015. It is an iconic architectural masterpiece with an elegant elevation covered with a glass façade which spread over a sprawling area of 4.50 lakh sq ft with five level parking facilities. The mall has been frequented by over 1,20 lakhs visitors every week . It has been conferred with a clutch of laurels since its inception which bear testimony to its quality and service. The awards include “ Most admired shopping centre of the year (east) in 2018 by Images”, “Best Retail Project of the year 2018-19 by Images”, “ Certified Green Building By IGBC “, 4-Star Energy Conservation Award 2020 by Encon”. The mall is also recognized by CNBC Awaaz Real Estate Awards –East Zone,2019 as the Best Retail Project in east zone. Acropolis mall is the first mall in Kolkata to have installed a state-of-the-art Firefighting kiosk with rescue Equipment in keeping with its commitment to the advisory to Indian Institute Of Architect. The facility was inaugurated by Shri Jagmohan, , IPS, Director General, West Bengal Fire & Emergency Services, Govt of West Bengal in presence of Shri Sushil Mohta, Chairman, Merlin Group. The kiosk will serve the neighboring area as well.
The mall has been housing several interesting events, fashion shows, cultural fest and launch of popular films over the last five years. Acropolis mall has become one of the most popular destination malls to reckon with in right spirit.
The mall has also contributed to the community as a responsible corporate citizen. It has undertaken an initiative to collect old clothes for underprivileged children and old people living in the vicinity of Ruby Hospital and presented the clothes to Kolkata Society for Cultural Heritage for them. The mall has provided space to self-help group women representing economically backward sections to display and sell handmade environment-friendly Rakhis to people.