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Penguin Garden Restaurant

Fort Road, Leh, India
+91 941 917 8630/+91 946 904 9658/+91 990 699 9896
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Ranked #15 of 47 restaurants in Leh
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- May 31, 2014
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English first
Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Simple, tasty, no nonsense and most of the days fresh trout. (not available on veggie days). Very pleasant summer terrace under the trees. Friendly people.

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New Delhi, India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

First the ambience and then the food. You have to visit this place if you are visiting Leh. Try any pizza or even the Hummus - they are delightful but don't miss on the Trout. The Tandoori Trout is the best I have ever had.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

10 of us went here for evening meal at end of a cycle trip from Manali. We sat outside, which was a little bit windy on the first of two nights that we used this restaurant. Reasonably good choice of a variety of cuisines on the menu. The Khadi Chicken was excellent (and boneless!) and the Tandoori Trout (one of... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

'garden' restaurants are dime a dozen in leh. you can give this one a miss. very regular, and very average. nothing out of all the food we ordered was noteworthy. if you want indian or chinese, go to the tibetan kitchen restaurant on old fort road. the food is way better

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Didnt like the Apricot pie & the Cheese cake. Both were very sour & were not fresh. Probably the food doesnt fit the Indian palate.

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Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, India
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

you will have to search for this restaurant but once you find it its ideal to spend time with friends and family or even solo at a perfect garden atmosphere and great food! i had city's best paneer pakora's here and the best coffee!! staff is ever smiling and prompt enough to make your visit worth!

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Tulum
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Had the largest breakfast on the menu (200 rupees) which is spot on for big eaters. The mango lassi, whilst on the small side, was delicious. The muesli was more a ‘Just Right’ style cereal but tasty nonetheless. The fried eggs came out sunny side up and exactly as ordered – a massive rarity all over India. Also on the... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

A dear friend bought me to Penguin from the back doors..they had stopped taking in people as there was a shutdown that afternoon. They still served good food! I had the club sandwich which was served with fresh salad and fries. Great outdoor location. A baker came with a tray of freshly baked chocolate cake. The cakes in Ladakh is... More

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Patiala, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

view of lake is too good and weather is amazing too. Nice view to click some nice pics and enjoy the weather near a lake which is also shown in movie 3 idiots

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Gurgaon, India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Food is excellent & staff is courteous... All type of food is available here & the location of the restaurant is fantastic. Little slow delivery but you can enjoy that time in restaurant. Mainly restaurant is famous among foreigners...

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