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Old Manali Near Bridge | On way to Manu Temple, Manali 175131, India
+91 94184 61969
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7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Wed 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Tue 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Cafe 1947 welcomes you to the surreal Himalayas. The name of the cafe...
Cafe 1947 welcomes you to the surreal Himalayas. The name of the cafe symbolizes freedom, as India got independence in 1947. We believe food and music are the gateways to the road of enlightening ourselves.That is why we endeavor to flavor you with the best of it.We provide the most exquisite Italian dishes prepared with ethnic Italian cheese and spices.Music nights are also routine.Live music is performed by professional musicians along the river.There are also live jam sessions from time to time with visitors from around the world joining in.
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    Very good
  • 15
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  • 3
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Fantastic

Listened a lot about the place, finally got a chance to visit and thank the stars I visited the place. It sets your mood right. The structure is impressive, staff actually listens to you, ambience one of the best I have ever experienced. Owner brothers are fun and courteous. Plus you get to listen... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
AnkitSharma0691
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Chandigarh, India
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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Listened a lot about the place, finally got a chance to visit and thank the stars I visited the place. It sets your mood right. The structure is impressive, staff actually listens to you, ambience one of the best I have ever experienced. Owner brothers are fun and courteous. Plus you get to listen to live music or you can... More 

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

I had visited the cafe for the first time when one of my friend invited me there. It was amazing. Live music, nice ambience, jamming sessions, great host and nice card tricks. We hpended up 3 days in a row for our stay in manali. Keep it up ankit and team.

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Chandigarh, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We visited Cafe 1947 for lunch on a Sunday afternoon and then again at night. The food was delicious. I loved the river side view and the ambiance of this place. One thing I loved was that this place is very artist friendly. People were singing and strumming on their guitar. Not to mention, the owners of this place were... More 

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Noida, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

The place was lively on a Saturday. live music was soothing and the place cozy. We wanted to have trout, but alas they had none. Were told keep a limited quantity. Its nicely located.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

For me, this is easily the best place to chill in old Manali. And I did try a lot of restaurants there during my trip. They have 2 seating areas - The outdoor riverside one: You are literally sitting adjacent to the thunderous river that flows through old Manali. Although, it does get chilly in the night. The indoor cozy... More 

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delhi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Great place to chill and laze around. Their tiramisu is amazing. They also do a tea called Nirvana which is a cuppa brewed with spices and herbs- perfect for sipping on a cool day. They have live performances every few days and the staff and owners are very nice. The outside sitting area is the closest you can sit to... More 

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jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We were there on the 16th July and had a great meal followed by some very courteous service from Simran in particular. I would strongly recommend this place. Live music and good food

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

The pizza is good (nothing amazing), but if you are a meat lover you will be disspointed by the amount of chicken/bacon in the dish. The iced tea was a good surprise, I liked it a lot. Perhaps it is a nice and comfortable place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A place which will make me come back to Manali again. It really has an amazing ambiance. The staff is really courteous. Miss.Simran working there has the nack of making the customers feel free and at home with a smilig face to accompany the wonderful food ! Cold Coffee and Hot coffee is delicious. Places like this help India be... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This is another good restaurant in old Manali. We went there for dinner. They were playing live music. This place is so lively at night. Food was good.

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Additional Information about Cafe 1947

Address: Old Manali Near Bridge | On way to Manu Temple, Manali 175131, India
Phone Number: +91 94184 61969
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Manali
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 6
Cuisine: Italian, Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Old Manali Near Bridge | On way to Manu Temple, Manali 175131, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Manali
  • Phone Number: +91 94184 61969

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6
  • Cuisine: Italian, Cafe

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Cafe 1947 welcomes you to the surreal Himalayas. The name of the cafe symbolizes freedom, as India got independence in 1947. We believe food and music are the gateways to the road of enlightening ourselves.That is why we endeavor to flavor you with the best of it.We provide the most exquisite Italian dishes prepared with ethnic Italian cheese and spices.Music nights are also routine.Live music is performed by professional musicians along the river.There are also live jam sessions from time to time with visitors from around the world joining in.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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