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Great choice of handloom stuff..

This complex houses the handloom houses of practically all states. So, in one place you can browse... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
BhawaniPathania
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Mumbai, India
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1980's style shopping experience

A shopping hub which takes you back in time when shops were shops and not boutiques and Showrooms... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
harshdawer
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Mumbai, India
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2 Gariahat Road | Dhaakuria, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700045, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved walking around all of the stores in Dakshinapan! I love the fact you can buy authentic items from all the different states of India all in one place; the prices are not cheap but that is too be expected for authentic items. There...More

Thank Chandreyi M
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Lots of vendors although ‘ much of the same ‘ in most stores. There are two more high end shops offering over priced ( for India) clothing and potential souvenir or gift items. Worth a visit if you can deal with Kolkata taxi drivers!

1  Thank DianneR46
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This complex houses the handloom houses of practically all states. So, in one place you can browse through the Katha work of Bengal, bamboo artefacts of North east, Maheshwari of MP and Madhubani of Bihar... Also, if you like your tea, do visit the Dolly...More

4  Thank BhawaniPathania
Reviewed 21 March 2018

A shopping hub which takes you back in time when shops were shops and not boutiques and Showrooms . Look around maybe you may find a gem of an artifact or maybe some classic ethnic garment .

Thank harshdawer
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We went here 9 years ago and feel that the shopping at the center has gone downhill since then. There are many shops from many regions. On a hot day, there isn’t much ac so can get hot. Dining options looked ok. Was sad to...More

2  Thank Strembrulie C
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This mall is elder to the others mentioned on the list and is a favourite meeting point for many Kolkatans. Its easier to reach for people from both the southern suburbs like New Garia/Sonarpur as the railways connect these places and also for people from...More

Thank Ankur G
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Located next to Dhakuria bridge in South Kolkata, this market complex provides one stop centre for shopping, eating cum hang out joint for young crowd and ladies in particular. Quite different from a modern shopping mall, this multi level open market houses various State Emporiums...More

1  Thank Prabir G
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Dakshinapan is our favorite place to hang out with friends. this may sound strange but with its open terraces and eating places, the shopping complex is ideal for chatting with friends along with shopping. the complex houses shops of all kinds. you can get sarees,...More

Thank mkoyel
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This can be an awesome tourist attraction but alas like many things in Kolkata and West Bengal the charm eroded maybe two days after its opening? The place is unkept and when you approach the toilets from even 10 metres you can smell the strong...More

1  Thank Papiya C
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Good shopping destination for affordable fashion wear under one roof . It is located in south Kolkata just near the Dhakuria flyover. Primarily caters to the middle class shopping but now it becomes expensive day by day, but quality wise the products are satisfactory. Various...More

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