Guwahati’s favourite Bengali cuisine restaurant, 6 Ballygunge Place, announced its signature Ilish Festival from August 23to September 9.
The special festival will present an assortment of delicious dishes including Ilish Chalkumro Bhaja, Dhakai Bhuna Ilish, Badami Ilish Macher Roast etc.
The Ilish festival is aligned with the season and availability of the fish and the menu has been curated by celebrity chef and director at 6 Ballygunge Place, Sushanta Sengupta. The festival menu at 6 Ballygunge Place have other Ilish items like Aam Tel Ilish, Purbhora Morich Ilish, Ilish Maach Diye Biryani, Kalojeere Bata Ilish and much more.
The festival will also offer a comprehensive Ilish thali, priced at Rs 1,100 (plus GST), consisting of a number of Ilish specialties like Ilish Macher Tel, Ilish Macher Dim Bhaja, Ilish Macher Mathadiye Kochu Saag, Badami Ilish Macher roast and finally concluding the meal on a sweet note with Ilish Peti Sandesh.
The festival special dishes are priced between Rs 275 to Rs 600 plus GST.
Speaking about the festival, chef Sushanta Sengupta said, “Ilish festival is synonymous with 6 Ballygunge Place and it has become a part of our yearly festival calendar. We started this festival much before other restaurants. However, the availability of good and fresh Ilish becomes a concern at times and hence we time our festival with the availability of fresh fish. This year we have innovative items like Purbhora morich Ilish, Badami Ilish maacher roast, Aam Tel Ilish etc.”
Since its inception in 2015, 6 Ballygunge Place has established itself as a top notch authentic Bengali cuisine restaurant.