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The Monal Restaurant

9 KM, Islamabad - Pirsohawa Road, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
51 5837218
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Ranked #1 of 95 Restaurants in Islamabad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $1,000
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue, Chinese, French, Italian, Lebanese, Thai, Pakistani, Pizza & Pasta, Afghani, Halal
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Fantastic place to have an evening dinner or just visiting the restaurant to view Islamabad in its pristine beauty. Barbecue is fantastic and is always available.

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

without doubt the best view of anywhere is Islamabad and a nice treat when you've walked the up the trek. good memories.

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Islamabad, Punjab, Pakistan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Very good food, view and atmosphere. There is good local food and continental food. Excellent view of Islamabad.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

An experience not to be missed. Liked the view and the barbecue. The journey up was exciting with so many twists and turns but the place was well worth it

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

When you visit islamabad, this is one spot you should definitely visit. It is up in the margalla hills, a drive of 20 max from the Islamabad Zoo. I prefer coming here on Sunday for their breakfast around 9 am or Sunday brunch ( a buffet which has all our traditional breakfast items). The views are amazing, and it's perfect... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

That's a perfect spot to see Islamabad and Rawalpindi while you are trying spicy foods of Pakistan... The best time for a dinner is sunset but you need to pick a table with an umbrella not do be dazzled by sunshine. One more tip, if you are not used to eat spicy foods, you may have some problems not only... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Take a scenic drive up the Margalla hills with its lush greenery and occasional monkey sightings to reach Monal. Parking on weekends and public holidays is a tough job so its better to use the valet service. And if you have not made a reservation be prepared for a long waiting time which you can use to buy some local... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

restaurant is good but staff customer service is average they dont give out a menu to each person and pay more attention to what the men want at the table disregarding the women at the table

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Lahore, Pakistan
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89 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Its such a wonderful place to have your food with friends/family. Night view of Islamabad city is out of the world..but we prefer to go for lunch, you should try both.Everything is great,food+sitting+ view+service = Perfect...a must visit place when u go to the capital of Pakistan .

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

great place for brunch. fresh parathas and made-to-order eggs being made. has something for everyone. from desi breakfast items to sausages. no bacon though - sorry bacon lovers. maybe turkey bacon would be a good addition. we had lunch. barbeque to be precise. not good value for money. and chicken mince kebabs were awful. wouldn't bother. just go for brunch.... More 

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Additional Information about The Monal Restaurant

Address: 9 KM, Islamabad - Pirsohawa Road, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
Phone Number: 51 5837218
Location: Asia  >  Pakistan  >  Islamabad Capital Territory  >  Islamabad
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 1000
Cuisine: Barbecue, Chinese, French, Italian, Lebanese, Thai, Pakistani, Pizza & Pasta, Afghani, Halal

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