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Jogibara Rd | Dharamsala, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, India
1892-221589
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 7
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A great dining experience

Great food and great wait staff. Only downside is the high prices. You can get a wide variety of food here and with the different stories you can get a different experience if you go multiple times - which I recommend. You will wait a bit for food to be delivered, but if you can get your drinks... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Great food and great wait staff. Only downside is the high prices. You can get a wide variety of food here and with the different stories you can get a different experience if you go multiple times - which I recommend. You will wait a bit for food to be delivered, but if you can get your drinks order in... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Food is really delicious and yummy. Tandoori rotis were good and vegetarian dishes were mindblowing. Overall I really enjoyed my meal here. Will come again soon, hungry for more.

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National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I had butter chicken from the place twice and i must say that it didn't disappoint. There aren't a lot of places that serve good north Indian food at Mcleodganj. So if you are looking for north Indian food, you should try ashoka. Even the dal, alu and paneer are good.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I can't speak highly enough of this restaurant! The curry is amazing and at a fair price in comparison to the other places near by. You need to visit Ashoka on your trip to Mcleod Ganj!

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Melbourne, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This restaurant has rated reasonably well, so I have to think that we struck it on a bad night. It was quite crowded, mainly with Buddhist monks. The service was extremely slow and a bit off-hand. The owner or manager sat behind his desk, deep in conversation with friends, drinking beer. This in a restaurant that does not serve alcohol.... More 

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Pune
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We were 2 couples (total 4 members) going to this restaurant for diiner, on the recommendatiomn of our local car driver. The restaurant was spread over 3 floors and i was surprised to see this, as we couldnt guess it was so big from outside. must say the food kept its promise and was very delicious. The portions were good... More 

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Paternoster, South Africa
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80 reviews 80 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Decided to go for dinner after reading some reviews. Must admit my initial perception was not too positive. Granted we were early diners during off season and the place was deserted, but I felt the place lacked athmosphere. The lonely staff member was also not very extroverted. Until the food arrived - WOW, WOW, WOW. I took one bite and... More 

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sonoma county, ca
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Way up on the rooftop, overlooking McLeod Ganj and the mountains, a taste treat awaits. Yes, waiting is part of the story as everything is cooked just for you, but their Tandoor is superb and while you wait you can sip a lime-soda-honey. Especially liked the tikki masala paneer and some wonderful hollowed out potato stuffed with cheese, nuts and... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Too much oil and a certain homogenous flavor to things, this isn't bad for indian food but it isn't all it's made out to be. Even a Sky Pie in Bhagsu can beat it hands down.

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Jalandhar, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

good ambience. awesome location. good food. i had himalayan breakfast. the combo breakfasts are really good. but not a good place to have parathas. service is average. tea is awesome. nice place overall.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Jogibara Rd | Dharamsala, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Dharamsala  >  McLeod Ganj
  • Phone Number: 1892-221589

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  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

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