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Sheenu Restaurant

D 3/24 Meer Ghat, Ganpati Guest House, Varanasi 221001, India
0542-2390057
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Ranked #36 of 134 restaurants in Varanasi
Price range: $1 - $10
Cuisines: Continental
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: Our roof top restaurant offer great food and when you sit down to eat or to rest ....the sweet sacred View of the Ganges River was smiling to you.... right in front you.
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Vancouver, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We visited Sheenu restaurant after dark for a quick meal. It was quiet that evening and we did not encounter too many of the guests who were staying at Ganpati. Staff were friendly, and prices were very reasonable. Food was average - you can probably find better elsewhere in the city.

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new york, ny
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Take a break from your wanderings here; best view, great food, and wonderful staff!!! Enjoy some good food and refreshment, savor the incredible view, and...most importantly, share good times with the friendly staff and interesting patrons at Sheenu (above Ganpati GH, Meer Ghat)!!!

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San Jose, California
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154 reviews 154 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed at the Ganpati Guest House, so we decided to try the restaurant out of convenience, and ended up eating there several times. On the first occasion, we had lunch and wanted to be out of the sun, so we opted for tables one level below the rooftop. We had rice, plain dal (just okay), mixed vegetable curry (good)... More

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Dresden, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Food had no flavor and no spice. Some of it tasted like out of a can. Massalla Tea was ok and staff was friendly, thats it. Not "Real Indian", maybe more for tourists.

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lancashire
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11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

great little café, the waiter brings you a pad and pen and gets you to write your order; great way to get exactly what you want! Excellent value and excellent food. If you fancying something a bit less spicy you can order finger chips, omelette etc. The veg Thali is also pretty good!

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Hong Kong, China
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140 reviews 140 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I love being up high. I'll gladly pay a premium to eat or drink on top of a building any day of the week. The good news is that this is India and you don't even have to pay that much. Was here at sunset and enjoyed a slow dinner while the sun went down. Staffs were very friendly and... More

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Rossendale, Lancashire
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

We ate here several times as we were staying in the Guest House. The view is amazing and the staff never rushed us. The banana honey pancake at breakfast was lovely and the curries we tried were all good. It's vegetarian with a good range of choices including lighter omelette type options and also serves Kingfisher beer. The atmosphere in... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Well worth a visit. Attentive, friendly staff. Good sized portions which were very tasty. Possibly the best Chocolate banana pancakes of my India trip. (I speak from experience!). View of Ganges fantastic. Worth finding and the climb up.

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Mantova, Italia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The best view in Varanasi. The food is ok, portions are big enough, prices cheap and the service is very fast . What else !!!

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australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

It's all about the location - what a view! We don't always eat where we are staying but with good food, great service and a fantastic view why wouldn't you? We met quite a few others who obviously agreed although staying elsewhere. Cheap and cheerful and if you ask nicely they will find you a discreet beer too....

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