Consumer Foodservice in Kolkata

City Market Report

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Jul 2017

Consumers’ love of food is reflected in the widespread presence and varied menus of foodservice outlets across the city. Affordability remains a key factor, since consumers eat snacks outside of the home on a daily basis. The influence of English culture is evident in the ambience, formats and food menus in outlets. Ambience remains key for foodservice companies to create a connection with consumers.

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Kolkata: Overview
Consumer profile: Traditional, lower income, enjoy snacking
Key findings
Street stalls/kiosks with varied food options are the most popular
The economical prices of street stalls/kiosks add to their popularity
Hyperlocal food zones and menus adds to the diversity
Food zones and specialist sweet shops attract tourists
Cafés are popular amongst youngsters to relax and unwind
Cafés offering hookahs are prevalent across the city
Traditional FSRs are preferred to celebrate special occasions
Traditional FSRs offer home delivery, but online ordering is yet to take-off
Speciality Restaurants Ltd
KC Das Pvt Ltd
Key takeaways