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The Monal Restaurant

9 KM, Islamabad - Pirsohawa Road, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
51 5837218
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Ranked #2 of 78 restaurants in Islamabad
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $30 - $1,000
Cuisines: Barbecue, Chinese, French, Italian, Lebanese, Thai, Pakistani, Pizza & Pasta, Afghani, Halal
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Islamabad, Pakistan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Beautiful view of this rest and nice atmosphere. Don't forget to pre book reservations to avoid wait time.

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Birmingham
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The best thing about this restaurant is the altitude which its built upon. Whether you want to experience the peaceful atmosphere and fresh air in the morning while having breakfast or experience the beautiful sunset while looking over Islamabad, this is the place to dine. Been here numerous times and the general consensus is that the food isnt the greatest,... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Not only wonderful atmosphere but the food and service was amazing. We were well cared. We will return very soon.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Whether you happen to live in Islamabad or had an oppurtunity to visit there, if you have returned without visiting this place then you have missed out on a lot. We've had the chance to go there several times and every time we returned smiling. I think it is mainly due to the location 'Pir Sohawa' and not essentially because... More

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Gujrat, Punjab, Pakistan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Although the drive to the resturaunt from Islamabad City is a bit tricky with sharp turns and steep rise at places, the view once you reach this beautiful place is breathtaking. Perched on top of margalla hills, it gives an amazing view of city and the hills surrounding it. The menu is quite amazing with a lot of tempting dishes.... More

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Islamabad
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

it was good experience ever, my kids enjoyed the site, view of Islamabad was very nice, I and my friends ever enjoyed the view and food too

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

For Great View of Islamabad and Great Sunday Brunch, its the best place to visit. Arrive early at 11am to avoid waiting.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

On a beautiful 15 minute drive in margalls hills, you reach the Monal restaurant. The first thing that strikes you is the altitude. High. Cool in Summers, Quite cold in Winters. The restaurant is fixated on the face of the Margalla's and overlooks the whole of Islamabad (quite a scene to watch in the usually 22 million populated and overcrowded... More

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Its a really fun place with great scenery and atmosphere..but do not go on a rainy day....it gets hectic beyond belief

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Islamabad
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Food is also average, people mostly visit due to location and the scenic view of Islamabad from hill top.

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