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Cafe Detour


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An artistically created colourful café in the heart of Mcleodganj. Come here for great food, conversations and stunning Himalayan views. Also, don't forget to stargaze through our transparent skylit roof!
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Indian, Cafe, Italian, Chinese
Seating, Waitstaff
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

It’s a bit tricky to find the place. Bt it has a lively ambience. Great view of hills. Bt food is not something great. It’s average you can say. Only the view is extraordinary. Bt the staffs are friendly. Order took much time to deliver.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank soloartist1
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This rooftop terrace cafe offers a unique good taste in The environmemt and also a well take Care of plants. Beside The amazing and the pure athmosphere is a quite, peaceful place to be in Mcleoud ganj away of the noise of cars and moto....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank andreiaaguiar81
Reviewed July 23, 2018

If you are a book lover, one can spend the whole day in the cafe undisturbed. A cup of hot coffee will be wonderful...

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LillianP202
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

A true peaceful place ! The hotel is nice but the cafe is something amazing ! The view is breathtaking and we had dinner and lunch there that was great ! Our friend Salman is full of hospitality ! He was always ask us if...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Konstadina_Dulcinea
Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Konstadia & Ducinea Thank you for such a nice feedback. I am glad to know that you liked our Café Detour Rooftop Restaurant and its feel like home service. Thank you for a valuable feedback about Salman, It is very motivating. Hope to see...More

Reviewed April 30, 2018

We stayed at pink house hotel. This restaurant is a part of this hotel. I have never eaten so tasty food which is just like Indian homemade. We get hot chappati(Indian wheat bread) and very fresh food. I am also thankful to the Salman Bhai...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank gaurav4878
Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Gaurav, Thank you for choosing your stay in Pink House and liking our Café Detour Restaurant. I am glad to know that you felt homemade taste in our food. Our special chef always cooks all food with all his love,I have passed your feedback...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

I stayed at pink house and frequently ate at this cafe mainly for two reasons - good food and great view! Absolutely loved spending my evenings here. Very peaceful place to just sit and relax!! The staff here is very friendly and always up for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Ritika V
Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Ritika, Thank you so much for sharing your great experience with us. I am happy to know that you liked our Café Detour. Thanks for your recommendation. We hope to host you again with all our respect and love. Regards, Javid Ahmad Bhat Café...More

Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

We spent a week in the pink house and had breakfast there almost every day, some lunch and some dinners. Everything was tasty, I recommend the amazing Tali, Salman receives you every day with a great smile and together with the view to the mountain...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Ido, It was our pleasure that we got precious chance to host you in Pink House and to serve you our best dishes in Café Detour . Thank you for your kind recommendation of Café Detour and appreciation feedback for Salman. It means a...More

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

I went by my self to this cafe and the crew there was so nice to me!! Room service was so quick, and Salman, the guy who work there gave me everything i need with a smile!!! Great food and they are so polite!! And...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Inbar B
Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Inbar, Thank you so much for your kind feedback. It was our pleasure to host you in our Home. Its our honor that you liked our Café and its excellent service. Thank you for your kind and valuable words for Salman. Our all staff...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to stay with very creative team and interior. Very economical with one of the best breakfasts you can hope for.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank ManavS142
Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Dear Manav I am glad to read your feedback. Thank you so much for short and sweet response about Pink House and Cafe Detour. Please visit back soon. We will feel our pleasure to host you again. Regards, Javid Ahmad Bhat Café Detour Restaurant

Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

I visited here in winter evenings and ambience and non conventional setup is main attraction. Games, furniture, books everything is there it gave you feeing of a friendly cafe. Staff is very polite and their hospitality is unparallel as you will feel like home where...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank shwetank s
Javid B, Owner at Cafe Detour, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Hi Shwetank I am delighted to know about your happiest feelings and joyful stay with us. I am glad that you felt a friendly atmosphere in our Café Detour. Thank you for appreciating our staff and our homely service. We wish you visit again &...More

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