The Sentinel

Hitting Century: Indian Restaurants that are 100 years old

June 8, 2022
Glenary's, Darjeeling
One of the most iconic restaurants in the hill town of Darjeeling, Glenary's is over 130 years old. A perfect place for lunch, dinner and to pick up baked goods
Leopold Cafe, Mumbai
This popular restaurant and bar in Mumbai is 150 Years old. The cafe that is famous among foreign tourists came under attack during the deadly 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks
Indian Coffee House, Kolkata
Established in 1876, the coffee house has had some famous patrons over the years, including Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen and others
Tunday kababi, Lucknow
This 115 year old eatery has become one of India's favortie Kebabs, and for good reason. Made famous by a royal chef, it is one of the most delicious types of kebabs
Karim's Delhi
Started by Haji Kareemuddin in 1913, it truly serves magic on plates. The food here is absolutely delicious and sometimes too oily for some but it is one of the most iconic restaurants in Asia
Dorabjee & Sons, Pune
Home of Parsi Cuisine in Pune, Dorabjee and Sons is a perfect place to try Parsi cuisine in a home-line ambiance
Shaikh Brothers Bakery, Guwahati
Shaikh Brothers Bakery was established in 1885 and has been held in high regard ever since. Known for its fluffy cakes, biscuits and so much more.
Hari Ram and Sons, Allahabad
Located in Allahabad, Hari Ram and Sons is one of the oldest restaurants. Samosas, pakoras and palak bhajiyas are some of the most delicious delicacies