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The Chonas

Khan Market | 51 first and second floor khan market, New Delhi 110063, India
01141757351
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Ranked #1,209 of 3,596 restaurants in New Delhi
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Delhi
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127 reviews 127 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I have been to Chonas only two times but I have enjoyed this place thoroughly. This place is really chilled out and and full of youngsters just sitting around with a beer and hanging out. Don't expect to be dazzled because Chonas isn't anything special. What really is special about this place is the servers, the ambience and the laid... More

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New Delhi, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Love the mojito , sizzlers are also yumm.. have been there a lot of times, being 2 minutes walking distance from my home

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sameerchona, Owner at The Chonas, responded to this review

regards ma'am . we are glad to have you as our guest and will make sure to satisfy your taste buds always .have a great day More

Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

My spouse and I were in New Delhi for about a month, and we found ourselves returning to Chonas a number of times. The food was excellent (some of the best butter chicken we found - and great garlic naan bread), always good and always fresh. The restaurant is busiest in the afternoons - particularly on weekends. In the afternoon... More

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New Delhi, India
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137 reviews 137 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Downright scary! We went there a little after dinner time, around 10 pm, & chose to sit on the terrace. It was my husband's birthday eve, & what a disaster! Soon, a group of shady looking Indian & African-American men came & occupied the table next to us. A scantily-clad woman of African-American origin accompanied them. I do not want... More

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sameerchona, Owner at The Chonas, responded to this review

thank you maam for your valuable feed back we would improve on the lighting More

USA
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458 reviews 458 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

I can @ least say the staff was very nice. But the ambiance was not what my friends and I were looking for. While the place itself is relatively nice looking, there was a DJ playing the most depressing music. It was more like someone who wanted to kill themselves was playing the most morose songs they could find. There... More

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sameerchona, Owner at The Chonas, responded to this review

Thank you sir for your valuable feed back as the feed back will help in improving the service and we would make sure that the staff explains the difference between lemon and lime More

Sao Paulo, SP
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

The access is a little weird but the waiter are very nice, the food is good and nice selection of spirits. Also the music played by a DJ -only rock and western music is a good break after listening the local music.

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sameerchona, Owner at The Chonas, responded to this review

regards guest , we are great full for your kind words and encourage us to do better and hope we made your trip worth while . More

New Delhi, India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

Everything is over priced. The interiors in the bigger place on the first floor is tacky, weird and extremely uncomfortable. Chonas had an old world charm in its ground floor place in the front side of the market. But alas it is all gone and lack lustre now.

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sameerchona, Owner at The Chonas, responded to this review

regards guest , we sorry that we have let you down . please guide us that we make your next visit more pleasurable . we can be reached sameer@chonasrestaurant.com More

New Delhi, India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The Chonas is a bar and restaurant, located in Khan Market, that has come a long way from its humble beginnings back in 1988. Originally an ice cream parlor, the outlet soon grew to be a restaurant. The unusual décor of the restaurant includes pipes running over the walls, barrels as bar stools, and plush red seating. chonas is a... More

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Mangalore
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The food is good but quite similar to what you get elsewhere at half the price. To make use of the small space they have provided small stools. Service was OK but not up to expectations. At these prices, I expect everything to be special. Disappointing... Never visit again in my next Delhi visit.

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Gurgaon, India
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67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

We had bought Groupon vouchers for a deal at Chonas which clearly specified what we would get as part of the deal. When we handed over the vouchers, the staff seemed reluctant to take any orders right from the word go. The food quality and quantity was pathetic, the voucher clearly specified 'meal for two' but the quantity was not... More

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sameerchona, Owner at The Chonas, responded to this review

Regards ma'am as were wrote a personal mail that you were 8 guest not four as the deal mentions food for 4 , as we would request you to restrain your humble self from using such words as we follow the terms governed by the deal and respect your word as we are sorry for your experience , More

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