Ramadan Iftar offers in Dhaka: our picks
Ramadan Kareem guys. If you don’t like Chawkbazaar’s mouth watering iftaar meals, then rejoice! It’s that time of the year when almost every restaurant in Dhaka city offers a special platter for Iftar or has a variety of Iftar items for take away set up in front their respected restaurants. With each passing year the Iftar frenzy reaches new heights. It can be confusing for the uninitiated, so we’re here to help with 10 hand-picked places that we think offer up the best deals.
For a budget of 300/- to 500/-
Platter 1: Egg fried rice, beef with chili, sauté vegetables, Asian salad, drinks, dates and fruits and desert priced at 449/-
Platter 2: Egg fried rice, butter chicken, sauté vegetables, Asian salad, drinks, fruits, dates, dessert, priced at 399/-
Platter 3: Egg fried rice, sweet & sour prawn, sauté vegetables, Asian salad, drinks, fruits dates, dessert, priced at 479/-
Platter 4: Lounge special burger (medium), chicken lollipop, french fries, Hawaiian salad, drinks, fruits, dates, dessert, priced at 479/-
Platter 5: Chicken steak, chicken lollipop, french fries, Hawaiian salad, drinks, fruits, dates, dessert, priced at 439/-
Platter 6: Chef’s special burger (medium), lollipop, french fries, Hawaiian salad, drinks, fruits, dates, dessert, priced at 499/-
Platter 1: Chicken chaap, kebab rice, chicken jhuri jhol, 2 big deep fried luchis, raita, chutney, 2 dates, extra butter shahi tukra priced at 395+
Platter 2: Beef chaap, kebab rice, chicken jhuri jhol, 2 big deep fried luchis, raita, chutney, 2 dates, extra butter shahi tukra, priced at 395+
the Dhakaiya Way : 2 chaaps (chicken/beef), kebab rice with chicken jhuri jhol, chicken reshmi kebab, chicken boti kebab, sheekh kabab, bheja fry, haleem, 2 parathas, jilapi, 2 dates, 2 lemonades, chutney and onion salad, priced at 999+
Platter 1: Apples, beguni, chickpeas salad, chop, chola boot makhani, fried rice, jalebi, khejur with cashew nut, lemonade, tangerine (malta), pakora, piyaju, tandoori chicken, water, priced at 400+
Platter 2: Apples, beguni, chickpeas salad, egg chop, chola boot makhani, fried rice, jalebi, khejur with cashew nut, mango juice, tangerine (malta), pakora, piyaju, chicken saslik, halim, water, priced at 550+
For a budget of 500/- to 1000/-
Platter 1: Fish and calamari and chips priced at 549/-
Platter 2: Fish and chicken tenders and chips priced at 549/-
Platter 3: Fish and chicken wings and chips priced at 549/-
Mexican Grilled Chicken Platter: Cajun grill chicken breast, crusted prawn, herbs rice, egg chop, cabuli chana, spring roll, beguni, onion ring, felafel, date, orange, mixed salad, mustard mayonnaise, Rooh Afza, priced at 745/-+.
“The Ramadan Bento” offer for both Iftar & Sehri consists of: Amazonian chicken, French grilled fish, Kyoto fusion Maki, cheesy chicken Salad, chicken strips, prawn cake, fried rice, vegetable soup, mint lemonade, mango kulfi, dates & dips, priced at 995/-
For Budget TK 1200 – 2000+
Platter 1: All you can eat signature wings, BBQ wings, BBQ beef ribs, spicy BBQ ribs, chopped steak & gravy beef steak, pepper chicken, priced at 1800/-
Nothing beats getting together with friends over Kachchi, right?
“KACHCHI” Platter for 5 persons,priced at 2850/-
Dawat-E-Iftaar Platter(1:4) includes: Afghani biriyani rice, Hyderabadi biriyani rice, Kashmiri polao, Chicken reshmi kabab, chicken tikka kabab, chicken boti kabab, chicken tangry kabab, fish kabab, special chicken Karahi masala, firni, salad, soft drinks, dates priced at 1499/-
In addition, we’d like to point out Madchef, Takeout and Chillox as they have branches all around the city even in the outer realms of Mirpur and Uttara. If you’re in Dhanmondi, there’s Tao Town as well if you want more Asian fusion bistros in your life. Be a nice lad or lass, and share with your friends. ‘Tis the season of sharing, after all.