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Johnson's Bar & Restaurant

Circuit House Road, Manali 175131, India
+91 98 16 045123
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Ranked #2 of 65 restaurants in Manali
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $3 - $9
Cuisines: Indian, Italian, Continental
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Manali, India
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Awesome food, cocktails and Mocktails. Saturday night's will be awesome here with some wine and music accompanied with nail biting sports matches.Be it a couple, or a family there is always fun here. Must try - Tandoori Non-Veg Platter / veg platter and Pan fried/ Tandoori Trout. Anitha.

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing a spectacular review and we would also like to thank you for choosing to dine with us. We're extremely glad to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your meal at our restaurant. Johnson Bar and Restaurant is truly a place for party lovers. We hope to see you soon. Bon Appetit! Thanks and Regards, Johnson... More

New Delhi, India
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This is place is best in every way...awesome mutton rogan josh and cold coffee....beautifully decorated....

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your valuable response. We're glad to know about your satisfaction with our dish as well as the ambience. It is our pleasure to make your dining experience a delightful one. Our team looks forward to your next visit. Bon Appetit! Thanks and Regards, Johnson Bar and Restaurant! More

Noida, India
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Excellent stock, and good service! The only hiccup is that credit card machines are erratic and do not always work!

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting such a wonderful feedback about Johnson Bar and Restaurant and considering our service as excellent. Hoping that we would get more occasions to serve you again on your next visit to Manali. Till we meet again, Bon Appetit....:-) Thanks and Regards, Johnson Bar and Restaurant Team! More

Wellington NZ
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

As it was Sunday our eating options were a little limited and Johnsons was between our hotel and town so decided to give it a try. The menu choices were excellent and extensive, both Indian and the compulsory Italian. The wait for food seemed a little too long but it was well worth waiting for. The food was excellent. Service... More

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your dining experience with us on TripAdvisor and rating our Indian food as excellent. We have a wide variety of delicacies that you will love. Looking forward to see you soon at Johnson Bar and Restaurant to try those out. Bon Appetit...:-) Regards, Johnson Bar and Restaurant Team! More

Bangalore, India
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The outdoor ambience, the wood fired pizzas, the ginger plum juice and their very clean loo. But expensive it is.

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. Our team always strive to achieve the highest level of guest satisfaction and your recognition of the effort is highly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you again. Till we meet again, Bon Appetit...:-) Thanks and Regards, Johnson Bar and Restaurant Team! More

Noida, India
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

we had heard a lot about the food of this place but it was really disappointing !! the pizza was bad,the fried fish was over done the fried Chinese chicken with sasme seeds was hard ad rocks the service was ok but the bar display was very impressive

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. Guest satisfaction is of utmost importance to us and we sincerely regret we were not able to meet yours. Please know that we have passed along your comments to our team, who will be looking into it. We hope you will have a better experience next time. Bon Appetit! Thanks... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

Just finished my lunch in here and I followed trip advisor. Great food lovely ambience. I am not disappointed. Must visit for Italian dishes

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind review and praise for Johnson Bar and Restaurant. We really appreciate your compliments and are happy to know you found our ambience and food good. Looking forward to see you soon. Till we meet again, Bon Appetit.....:-) Thanks and Regards, Johnson Bar and Restaurant team! More

New Delhi, Delhi, India
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Good food,Drinks,ambience and location. Must visit if u r in manali. Its a walking distance from the busy central town. Toward the hills where u will find most of the best Hotels in Manali. I visited during the end of the spring, and i saw ta falling of cherry blossom flowers or may be some other that was showering all... More

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to review your experience on TripAdvisor. We're glad that you had a very good experience dinning with us and you enjoyed the sight. Looking forward for many more occasions to serve you. Bon Appetit..:-) Thanks and Regards, Johnson Bar and Restaurant Team! More

2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Came here for a meal, and then decided to shift in. Stayed for 4 nights and 5 days. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly, the ambiance is lovely and the food is out of this world. The pizza's, Lasagne, and Chicken Cordon Blue are all must have's! Oh and the Lemon Cheesecake was the best cheesecake I have ever... More

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing such a fantastic review. It was really nice of you to take out time and review us. We're glad that you enjoyed our ambience, food and services. We feel elevated by your compliments on our pizza, lasagne, chicken cordon bleu and specially the chesse lemon cake. Looking forward to create many more wonderful dining... More

San Francisco, California, United States
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We visited during winter, and this is cozy and inviting place with an amazing and attentive staff. We had such a great experience the first night we went back the 2nd night. We had the virgin hot toddy's where is great. The oven baked trout is not to be missed, the cheese sampler platter is spectacular, the chicken and bacon... More

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JohnsonLodge, Public Relations Manager at Johnson's Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are very grateful for your note complimenting the ambience and the food. We're extremely glad to hear you had a fantastic time while dining at Johnson Bar and Restaurant. Thank you once again and we look forward to your next visit. Till we meet... More

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