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Johnson Bar and Restaurant

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Circuit House Road | Circuit House Road, Manali 175131, India
+91-1902-251523
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night
Description: Now you can have some quality time with your family and friends at the...
Now you can have some quality time with your family and friends at the Johnson Bar and Restaurant, Manali. Whether you want to gather around the fire places on chilly winter evenings or soak up the sun in the garden on warm days, you will always have great time. The cozy ambiance at the Johnson Bar will set you at ease. Choose your favourite drink from the extensive list of wines, liquors, exotic cocktails and mind blowing shooters and have a blast with your friends or spend some quality time with your near and dear ones. The multi-cuisine restaurant, boasting our new Italian chef, serves some mouthwatering Italian, continental and Indian cuisine. Thanks to the great food, lovely ambiance with the garden setting and friendly staff, every meal here will be memorable. At Johnson the party never end
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Good for:
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups

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  • 131
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  • 73
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Yum authentic Italian in the heart of Manali!

Was staying at this hotel and decided to order room service with a good movie playing. Started off with some yummy veggie stuffed baked potatoes and the creamiest sour cream I've ever had. Next up was some lovely Gnocchi with delicately flavored rosemary infused tomato sauce and a hint of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
Rachit H
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Pune, India
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
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224 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Pune, India
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Was staying at this hotel and decided to order room service with a good movie playing. Started off with some yummy veggie stuffed baked potatoes and the creamiest sour cream I've ever had. Next up was some lovely Gnocchi with delicately flavored rosemary infused tomato sauce and a hint of garlic. For the mains, we had an amazing Paneer Tikka... More 

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Pune, India
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Lovely food. great ambience. can sit outdoors too. Owners are great too, and very friendly, open for a quick chat :). the fire place is great so that you can sit around and have your favourite brew and munch on delectable food options

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New Delhi, India
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

It's a beautiful restaurant. Very calm environment, nice music going on in the back ground and fire place making the place cozy. The pizza was very nice coming out of oven it looks very beautiful and the cheese which they have used is very special. Its memorable and so was the coffee. It was the ideal meal after lot of... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Drink had a strand of hair and management didn't even bother to apologize. STAY AWAY FROM THIS HOTEL.

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Noida, India
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

I went to johnson cafe last year and i was desperately looking for a warm place as it was to cold outside. I got here and was amazed by food and warmth of staff. they had bonfire inside which made me happier. experienced my first snowfall here so overall has been unforgettable experience for me.

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Amritsar, India
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Great place to hangout, they have weekend parties and djs they rock and decent food n drinks nice enjoyable place

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New Delhi, India
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

After having earmarked the best restaurants in Manali during my trip around New year, I found most of them closed in the off-season except for this one. Cosy and pretty interiors with food sumptuous enough to drive your taste buds crazy. Had wood fired pizza (the most authentic one ever) and tandoori trout( you cant come to and leave Manali... More 

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

A great place to relax. I loved the interiors so much that every evening we drop by to have our dinner there and best part is drinks are reasonable. This place offers a great variety of food to excite your tastebuds. The music ans the fire place sets the mood. A must visit if you are going to manali. Special... More 

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing such a fantastic feedback and also thank you for choosing to dine with us. We couldn't be more than happy to read how much you liked the interiors. It is always wonderful to hear how much our customers loves it here at Johnson Bar and Restaurant. We do have amazing selections of drinks at... More 

Gurgaon, India
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Before I proceed with my review I want to mention that this is the restaurant at the Johnson’s Lodge and not the one at the Johnson’s hotel. When you move from the Mall road end towards the circuit house road this restaurant will come first and then the other one (Johnson’s café). I am mentioning this because we got confused... More 

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor and also thank you for choosing to dine with us. We're thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the live band and you loved our Grilled Trout Fish! After all, you can't go wrong with the variety of trout you find here. We will make sure to let our... More 

ahmedabad
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Hotel at a nice location with bar and restaurant. Walking distance from Manali market. Very quiet and peaceful place. Music and Ambience was great at the bar.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson Bar and Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking out your time to review us on TripAdvisor and also thank you for choosing to dine with us. We're glad you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us at Johnson Bar and Restaurant. Our location is certainly one of the biggest asset we have. We believe you will visit us again... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Circuit House Road | Circuit House Road, Manali 175131, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Manali
  • Phone Number: +91-1902-251523

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 9
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Indian, Italian, Continental

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups

Description

Now you can have some quality time with your family and friends at the Johnson Bar and Restaurant, Manali. Whether you want to gather around the fire places on chilly winter evenings or soak up the sun in the garden on warm days, you will always have great time. The cozy ambiance at the Johnson Bar will set you at ease. Choose your favourite drink from the extensive list of wines, liquors, exotic cocktails and mind blowing shooters and have a blast with your friends or spend some quality time with your near and dear ones. The multi-cuisine restaurant, boasting our new Italian chef, serves some mouthwatering Italian, continental and Indian cuisine. Thanks to the great food, lovely ambiance with the garden setting and friendly staff, every meal here will be memorable. At Johnson the party never end

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