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Shan-e-Bhopal

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HOTEL LAKE VIEW ASHOK SHAMLA HILLS 462013 INDIA, Bhopal, India
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10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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designed as a rail coach, which in my personal opinion is a fab concept..this place has yummy food & their buffet is to crave for. Overall a great place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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65 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

designed as a rail coach, which in my personal opinion is a fab concept..this place has yummy food & their buffet is to crave for. Overall a great place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Good food and ambience, Quick service. They have got fancy names for dishes - a good experience overall.

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New Delhi, India
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25 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Me and my family visit this place often. As its a rail restaurant so I always prefer to seating inside. Food here is good. I love their ambiance is perfect with piano playing in the background and wind coming from the lake.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Have a walk down the lake road. Morning walk or evening walk. You will enjoy. They also have added some music throughout the lake road in the last few years. Enjoy the boat ride at the lake. Have snacks. There's Van vihar nearby at the end of the lake road which you can enter at around 7.00 am or so..... More 

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Bhopal, India
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I first first dined in a Railway Dining Car in November 1965 while travelling by Delhi-Bombay Janata Express. The chicken curry was delicious, I still remember. Times have changed. Railways caterers now deliver meals to you at your berth. A visit to the Shan-e-Bhopal the other day, a restaurant with a Railway train-cum-platform setting, brought to mind that first encounter... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We were a bit a reluctant to go to Shan-e-Bhopal because we have eaten several times in "wind n waves" (maintained by MPT) and the service is pathetic. Since this one is new, we still went ahead. We were quite happy with the ambience as the restaurant is setup in a train coach. The windows have screens that play images... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Dont order Kurkuri Bhindi ... U can go for tandoori chicken its was mouthwatering..!! Staying within the hotel Ashok one must try this restaurant ! Good place for mneyminded people!

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Gurgaon, India
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Sounds strange , but the restaurant is actually based in a rail coach placed at the Lake View Ashok hotel on Shyamla Hills in Bhopal. More than the cuisine, it was just an experience! Food is indian cuisine - but good stuff!. The service is very nice too!

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Bhopal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The service is now improved to a large extent. Good. Keep it up. i visited this hotel many a times and is one of the most visited by my family. we acknowledge a great change in service from last time and wishes a very good luck for it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Well shan e bhopal has been recently named as "bhopal express". Ambience was good, food was normal but its a typical type of funny restaurant the funny thing is with its menu ! Menu was the most stubborn thing in that little train coach! Bhindi fry was named as "igatpur ki kurkuri" many more like that were there! I found... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: HOTEL LAKE VIEW ASHOK SHAMLA HILLS 462013 INDIA, Bhopal, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Madhya Pradesh  >  Bhopal

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm

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