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Jogibara Rd | Dharamsala, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, India
1892-221589
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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
Most recent review
Fantastic meal! Great food and friendly staff...

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!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
James T
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 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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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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
5 helpful votes 5 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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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

I expected this hotel to have nice food as its one of the few restaurants that looked nice. But the food was ok. Their veg biryani was not good at all and the Nans were without butter.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Amazing Indian non vegetarian food. Had butter chicken which was good. The mutton curry was excellent .tandoori rotis were good too. The pricing was pretty reasonable. Surprisingly the staff was extremely non hospitable. It seems that they do not want guests. Ignore this if you can for good food.

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Pune, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

After visiting the temple on our first day to McLeodGanj, my friends and I had lunch at the Ashoka. For starters, we ordered the chicken spring rolls and shnitzel (Israeli dish of chicken breast dipped in bread crumbs and golden fried). The rolls were OK while the schnitzel was nothing like its namesake. For the main course we had a... More 

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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Vegetarian

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