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The Restaurant at The Oberoi Cecil

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Indian, International
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Chaura Maidan Rd | Nabha, Shimla 171001, India
+91 177 280 4848
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Good for:
Local cuisine
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 68
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Taste of India

I had indian food and the most I like is the Biryani that was just awesome like I had once in a restaurant in Delhi

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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103 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

I had indian food and the most I like is the Biryani that was just awesome like I had once in a restaurant in Delhi

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Class and style, I followed the recommendations of the cook for local not too spicy food. Forgot the name :( but it was great :)

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Clevedon, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
186 reviews 186 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

If they don't have it on show, just ask - we wanted ice cream and were given the most delicious butterscotch flavoured ice cream ever!

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England
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There was something for everyone, whatever your taste in food. Nothing was too much trouble and even something as little as having your toast brought to you has made being home a bit hard now we have to do it all ourselves! The staff were WONDERFUL.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Whatever we ate was delicious. First time that a hotel could serve stuffed paratha as good as at Home...if not better. The mutton was perfectly cooked and yum

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UK
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Great selection of food, beautifully presented and served with a smile. Great evening buffet and good breakfasts. If you make a comment about a dish you really like. The chef will get you the recipe.

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New Delhi, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Nothing great about this place, a very usual hotel for a person coming from a metro city, specially the staff has really put us off with their unfriendly attitude.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Excellent variety of food; lovely views from the dining room; very helpful and courteous staff; wonderful food.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

fantastic hotel a really 5 star whiteout compromise we had a royal treatment and we planning to go there soon just to feel like a king the selection of indian and western food is not massive but well balanced what else to say ....we are speechless back soon!!

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Marden
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I liked pretty well everything. We had a buffet meal so we could choose what we wanted, but I found nothing to dislike.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Chaura Maidan Rd | Nabha, Shimla 171001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Shimla
  • Phone Number: +91 177 280 4848

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?