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NH-22-Dharampur, Kasauli, India
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Gyani Dhaba is a restaurant/motel located 200 mtrs ahead of the Kasauli...
Gyani Dhaba is a restaurant/motel located 200 mtrs ahead of the Kasauli T-Point. The place serves to the people going to Shimla and other places ahead. The cuisine is Dhaba Food which means the usual Dal & Paneer dishes. Along with that they also serve "Lemon Chicken" which is the signature dish. The place serves the best Chicken Curry on that stretch of road to Shimla. Apart from the food, you can also get all kind of Candy's & Drinks(Local or Imported at this place).
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Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 30
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Most recent review
rajma chawal and lassi

For years this has been a must stop , in fact by now we know the staff and their families . A wonderful lot , always working hard ! Rajma chawal , panner curry , kadi all served real hot and quick ! Quite a favorite with travelers , it still retains its charm .

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
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English first
New Delhi, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

For years this has been a must stop , in fact by now we know the staff and their families . A wonderful lot , always working hard ! Rajma chawal , panner curry , kadi all served real hot and quick ! Quite a favorite with travelers , it still retains its charm .

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I have been eating in Gianni for many years now and it used to be the best in the local area, however now it has turned into any standard Dhabha which is expensive and not so good. I dont know why the lights are always off in the day - cant even see the food, - get it back upto... More 

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Pune
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

this dhabha is decades old and i have been visitng dhabha from last 20 years approx. the food quality and the ambience is still the same as it was earlier. the taste of food is awesome at this dhabha and this is a must stop for all visiting or passing through dharampur.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

read multiple reviews on tripadvisor and decided to go. Must say, the food and the quick service lived upto the expectation. And yes , its very "value -for-money"..Kids and grandparents both, loved the breakfast paranthas and the lunch..the makki di roti and sarson the saag in winter was a treat ..and so were the gulabjamuns..yummmm!!!

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kolkata
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

we went there in dec and jan. though the place is always crowded, the food and service is just nothing great. service is too bad. there r much better places to go and eat in dharampur. the only thing i liked here was the makki ki roti,,,,, but the saag was lame n boring. and trust me, as we went... More 

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New Delhi, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were 12 people incl kids and all super hungry. At first we had our reservations abt eating but we ate nevertheless as it was very very busy which is normally a mark of a good place. Everything and everything we ordered was tasty and was polished by all of us. Recomend kadi and rajma which we ordered as an... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This is one of the best restaurant - dhaba type on the way to Simala...............................being veg , I liked dal, veg khadhia etc..................

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Chandigarh
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

The dhaba was very popular, still is, years back. Now it has become more commersalised. Food not that good, neither the area, too crowded.

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Chandigarh, India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Gyani Dhaba has a bog name in the region. You will get good authentic food though poor service and average ambiance .

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New Delhi, India
Top Contributor
142 reviews 142 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This place is in Dharampur on NH-22. We stopped by for some lunch here and the food, service and ambience were all average. One of the reasons we stopped by here was because this seemed to be one of the older places and we were hoping for something authentic, but you could get this kind of food anywhere. There seems... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: NH-22-Dharampur, Kasauli, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Kasauli

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Description

Gyani Dhaba is a restaurant/motel located 200 mtrs ahead of the Kasauli T-Point. The place serves to the people going to Shimla and other places ahead. The cuisine is Dhaba Food which means the usual Dal & Paneer dishes. Along with that they also serve "Lemon Chicken" which is the signature dish. The place serves the best Chicken Curry on that stretch of road to Shimla. Apart from the food, you can also get all kind of Candy's & Drinks(Local or Imported at this place).

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