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“Best place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Bhang Shop

Bhang Shop
Fort Road, Khejer Para, Manak Chowk, Amar Sagar Pol, Jaisalmer 345001, India
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Ranked #19 of 123 Restaurants in Jaisalmer
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night
1 review
“Best place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I had a great time and a very good lassi! I reccomend it to anybody visiting the city... nice people, nice place, nice bhang!

Visited October 2012
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Great time in Jaisalmer”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Dr. Bhang is the man. He made is the most delicious bhang lassis day after day. If you are a seasoned smoker go for the full power. It will do you good.
Dr. Bhang also scheduled a camel trip for us. Took a couple cookies with us. Beautiful sunset over the sand dunes. He even surprised my girlfriend with a birthday cake for our desert safari! Highly recommended.
MAKE SURE YOU GET THE RIGHT ONE. It's the shop outside the first fort gate. Hopefully next year they'll get their name back, because the cookies from the now "Govt Authorized" shop are rubbish, and their smoking Bhang is rubbisher.
I would literally come back to Jaisalmer just to visit Dr. Bhang and his magical Lassis.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Melbourne, Australia
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“elite man with an elite shop”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This guy is one of the great Characters of India. Forget Ghandi, forget Tendulkar...Dr Bhang is the guy you want to hang out with! His wife baked up super duper sexy strong cookies for our camel safari which, according to the doctor, was a one way ticket to the moon on a magic carpet. And he was right.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Chennai, India
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“THE best bhang shop in town”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I visited in

This is one of the best experiences I've ever had. Sure, I love bhang, my blood probably has bhangoglobins, but what makes this place special is the customer service aspect of it, something which is really lacking in Indian businesses, except for "presidential grade establishments" in general.

The bhang tastes great, and the owner is a no [--] kind of guy. In many establishments, when you order a glass of bhang from other establishments, the tendency is to give you a weak dose and take money from you. Then you come back after a few hours, complaining about your experience. He assures you that the next dose will be stronger, and the experience repeats itself. By the time you get the right dose for you (I am heavy duty) you already feel like ripping your chest hairs apart.

You find none of this nonsense junk in this shop. If you want an ultra strong dose, that's what you get. If you want a medium dose, that's what you get. The owner has an amazing ability to judge what dose is best for you! The bhang also tastes great! He can also arrange tours for you, and the prices, though not backpacker range, is still pretty reasonable.

Speaking of customer service, if you go solo and are unable to find company, the owner takes it upon himself to chat you up, even if you just order one glass of bhang. There are tonnes of other places that serve bhang in Rajasthan, but this one is special because of the awesome customer service the owner gives you. TRULY recommended!

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Come & Enjoy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

I visited the Bhang shop in 2012 without really knowing what to expect. As it turns out, the Bhang Shop sells ground up marijuana lassis, ranging from light to "super duper sexy strong". Naturally we spent everyday we had in Jaisalmer in that shop.

Mr. Bhang, the owner of this fine establishment, is the coolest dude you can imagine. He explained every detail of his product and gave us good counsil and we had some very friendly and insightful conversation. This shop is such a nice break from all the hassle going on in the street, it's like stepping into a really laid back chillout zone. Mr. Bhang may try to sell you some funky pipes and a camel safari, what it's all good fun - and we even bought the camel safari trip, which was done by his brother, and it turned out to be really really nice (of course we brought some magic bhang cookies!).

TL;DR: If you happen to be in Jaisalmer and like to get a little tipsy, definitely check out this shop!! :)

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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