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The Lazy Dog

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Indian, International, Gastropub, Pan-Asian
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Manu Temple Road | Old Manali, Manali 175131, India
+91 1902 254 277
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Dessert, Drinks, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Old Manali's oldest and coolest gastro-pub, with excellent food, wines...
Old Manali's oldest and coolest gastro-pub, with excellent food, wines, cider, cocktails, free wifi, great music and amazing river-side seating. A wide range of international cuisine - Indian, Thai, Vietnamese, Italian, Continental, Salads, Sushi, and a range of bakes from a traditional Indian clay oven. Besides, there's a range of refreshing coffees, teas, shakes and coolers to choose from.
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  • 72
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great setting

The food was fantastic, but what really works for the cafe is its location, right on the river. We ordered an array of Continental dishes, all of which were delicious.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
ArvindVijaymohan
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Gurgaon, India
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Stayed in Manali for a week. First visit to this place was ok. Coffee was not hot. Tried twice, again, but very sad and disappointed. No one seems to b keen to serve ! Ordered for grilled panini and after 25 mins of placing the order, told that could not be done as there is no electricity. When asked to... More 

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Srinagar, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

We ordered an Iced Americano and fruit smoothie called Passionately yours. Americano was so thin that it was transparent on arrival and the fruit smoothie turned out to be a mix of passionfruit syrup and mint syrup + unknown juice. The ingredients listed in the menu for the smoothie were Passionfruit, orange, fresh mint. Waiter explained that they were out... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

The food was fantastic, but what really works for the cafe is its location, right on the river. We ordered an array of Continental dishes, all of which were delicious.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

loved the outdoor seating over a flowing river. option of indoor seating if it rains. large portions. amazing mix of continental and indian food. warm informal seating. service took some time

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Prague, Czech Republic
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31 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

This title is what you can read when you enter the Lazy Dog Lounge. Situated in the New Manali (up the hill), this restaurant offers a relaxing time, with its spacious sofas or chairs, wood everywhere and a nearby river which stream sound get you in the right mood to enjoy your meal. Speaking of which, what a delicious meal!... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

A must visit place in manali, Excellent place to spend time with friends or with your partner. Good Food. Great atmosphere. don't forget to check their visiting cards.. you would love it.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

A must visit place in manali, visited the place a couple of months ago, though a bit hard to loacte but indeed worth visiting once. great ambience and food, nice place to hang out with friends,

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Gurgaon, India
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I always sit outside in the open in this place , there is nice sun and wooden furniture and you can enjoy the beas water flowing! The food is good , tasty and hot. I ordered for mushrooms stuffed with spinach and cheese and it is delicious. All their chicken conti food are good. Must visit when in manali!

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New Delhi
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Went thrice to this cozy little place in my 3 nights stay. It is beautifully located on the bank of the river Beas which is really refreshing and romantic. I ordered Pan fried Trout all three times and was greatly impressed with the consistency every time. You can go for the food or just grab a beer and listen to... More 

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New Delhi, India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

After having heard so much about this place we went to this place on Day one for some food and drinks...This cafe cum lounge is in Old Manali...Ambience is great with a seating inside and outside...The outside seating is with beas river view on one side and mountains on the other...The food was pretty much average...We ordered trout, chicken chilly,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Manu Temple Road | Old Manali, Manali 175131, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Manali
  • Phone Number: +91 1902 254 277

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, International, Gastropub, Pan-Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Entertaining clients, Romantic, Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Bar scene

Description

Old Manali's oldest and coolest gastro-pub, with excellent food, wines, cider, cocktails, free wifi, great music and amazing river-side seating. A wide range of international cuisine - Indian, Thai, Vietnamese, Italian, Continental, Salads, Sushi, and a range of bakes from a traditional Indian clay oven. Besides, there's a range of refreshing coffees, teas, shakes and coolers to choose from.

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