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Monica Rooftop Restaurant

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West of the Fort | Near Main Bazaar, Mandawa, India
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice rooftop view and good food

We were taken here for lunch by our guide during an Intrepid tour. You have to go up a few flights of stairs but this is worthwhile as they have outdoor tables set-up which makes for a nice relaxing meal. Prices were very reasonble, and the service and food were good. They had Western style... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
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Ra'anana, Israel
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69 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Monica restaurant has a very good home maid Indian food. The restaurant is located at the second floor of a residential building. If you are a tourist you better go there with a guide (especially for dinner). There is a large variety of veg and non veg food. We tried the vegetarian and it was simply delicious. I strongly recommend... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We were taken here as part of our group tour. It's a beautiful building from the outside. You need to climb a lot of steps to get to the open rooftop where you can dine under cover or outside. The Mutton Garlic was OK but nothing exceptional. Cheese burger was very salty.

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Manchester UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

One reviewer wrote: ‘if this is Mandawa’s best, don’t bother.’ Fortunately this place isn’t the best, though it’s as good as any rated on T/A and I wouldn’t quite say ‘don’t bother’, though this town is no gourmet paradise. It’s central and easy to find if you ignore the sign pointing to the fort, which then involves some labyrinthine unlit... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We were taken here for lunch by our guide during an Intrepid tour. You have to go up a few flights of stairs but this is worthwhile as they have outdoor tables set-up which makes for a nice relaxing meal. Prices were very reasonble, and the service and food were good. They had Western style toilets/ sinks available. Overall, a... More 

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Hoi An
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

When we went to Monica's it was very busy, but the service was very good. The paneer jalfrezi and veg kofta were really delicious. The waiters were friendly and the chef very pleased we enjoyed his food!

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We should have listened to our driver,who told us that the food in Mandawa is not good but having lunched at our hotel[decent],we decided to be adventurous and go out to Monica's.WHAT A MISTAKE!We ordered our food to be 'Indian Spicy'..it duly arrived laden with chilli powdered sauce...no layering of spice here.The dahl was hideous and my Chicken Jalfrezi was... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Food was too good, this is the best place to dine in. They cook very well and there dinning was excellent wide verity of cuisine

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I was traveling with friends that needed Halal food and we found it here. Food was good and service was perfect.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Visited here last evening - the approach is pretty bad with... You need to make your way through a dingy gully to get to a large haveli... The haveli itself is straight out of Wasseypur ! You will need to climb through 2 floors (there are still actual residents) to reach the rooftop restaurant.. The menu has mostly common North... More 

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Stumbled in expecting little and were delighted. We ran into the cook walking around and at the restaurant, the owner. Wonderful connecting hospitality with time to chat. The fluffyest panzer we've had aster about ten orders around Rajaisthan.

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Address: West of the Fort | Near Main Bazaar, Mandawa, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Rajasthan  >  Mandawa

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  • Address: West of the Fort | Near Main Bazaar, Mandawa, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Rajasthan  >  Mandawa

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