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Whispering Bamboo

Road No. 11 | Vivanta by Taj - Blue Diamond Hotel, Lobby Level, Koregaon Park, Pune 411001, India
91 20 6602 5555
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Ranked #16 of 1,848 restaurants in Pune
Price range: $18 - $25
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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92% Recommend
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English first
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

excellent ambience , i Chicken sweet corn soup, which was garnished with lemon coriander,Clay Pot Vegetable Fried Rice. taste was original Chinese and total meal cost was around 1000 rs , which is very much reasonable.

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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This was the second weekend in a row I visited Whispering Bamboo with my family. The chinese food is as good as it can get for Pune standards as far as flavours go. The service is spot on, and the ambience works well for a chinese restaurant.

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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is a restaurant in the Taj in Pune. The food here is really good with a good selection of dishes to suit all tastes. Veggies and non-veggies are catered for equally which is always a good sign. I started with veggie spring rolls with a chilli and garlic dip - they were well cooked and hot and reasonably generous... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Chicken sweet corn soup, vegetable dumplings, Pan fried noodles is what I had & chicken dishes are to die for. The quantity of the rice and noodles dishes is less but taste of the food is yummy. The ambience is very cozy, it's not very loud. You can go with family as well as friends and have a nice time.... More

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Jhansi, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Whispering Bamboos is at the far right end of the hotel's lobby. Soothing oriental music and perfect aroma. Good Chinese food and have been here several times. As it is Taj hospitality the service is par excellence. Tried spicy lemon coriander soup, Chicken clear soup, crispy fried chicken and chicken dimsums. Approx Rs 850 per head for a restaurant situated... More

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Pune, India
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34 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

We went to this restaurant after a long time to celebrate a birthday. The restaurant is part of the Taj Vivanta Hotel. For those trying to reach the hotel, in itself, it might be a little difficult as the hotel gate is right at a junction. Anyways, once in, the restaurant is located on the right hand side of the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Good food festival going on! Delicious mild flavors. Could do with a change in ambience and decor! the starters are soo good! The teapot design is lovely!

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Panaji, India
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Many may disagree, but to me, this is the finest restaurant in Pune. More than anything else, this is my personal favorite. Variety and the taste makes this restaurant my personal favorite. Believe it or no, I have been to the restaurant every single time I visited Pune, which usually happens at least 6-7 times in a year or more.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

Ambience: does not look fresh, inspite of the interesting entrance. Service: great. Exemplary Food: fish in garlic and pepper sauce was great. Kung Pao chicken yummy. Chicken pot was bland ( but the staff had warned us of the same). The starters were good. Price: 4000 plus for three people

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013 via mobile

I had lunch at the whispering bamboo today with my friends.The food experience was fantastic. The duck soup was amazing, dimsums were good. The lamb,the vegetables and the hakka noodles we ordered for the main courses were all very good. We later ordered tiramisu and green tea creme brulee for dessert which all of us loved. I would love to... More

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