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Cafe 1947

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Near Bridge | On way to Manu Temple, Manali, Manali Tehsil 175131, India
+91 94184 61969
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Wed 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Tue 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went in Dec - not open all day - evening we reached around 6:30 so had to wait in cold till 7 to enter. Interiors are chic , stylish and vibrant - great for hanging out with friends or couples. Sheesha available and smoking is allowed inside the cafe. Food - Had waffles with chocolate syrup-complete disaster Burger of Bodom... More 

Thank swagatika d
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was full when I reached there on 25th Dec evening...which should have been obvious to me. But I still wanted to experience it; so I turned up again in the afternoon, on our last day in Manali. Again the inside was full, and since I went there with my family including my just teen daughter; we were seated outside... More 

Thank Nilesh K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

the most amazing cafe ever spend time at. the place is full of energy n the live show that was held there was the best part

Thank Rohit G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Must Try Pizza and Fries !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Amazing service and Friendly Staff. Affordable Resto in Manali with good ambience.......

Thank Darshan M
Gurgaon, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely place. Awesommmmeeee music and beautiful location!!! It is a must visit place when in Manali! Totally loved the ambience and the sheesha was also amazing. Towards the end the owner of the cafe also interacted with us, and showed us some card tricks

Thank Prakriti J
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I found this cafe food best in town. I went there with my friends couple of times. The food was very very good. This cafe is touching the Beas river and very nice location to sit there and spend good time with your friends. This is must visit place to eat.

Thank SheoranVikram
Chandigarh, India
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45 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard lot about the cafe so decided to visit on my last trip to Manali ( Dec 16). Situated in the old Manali approx 10 min drive from the main mall road. A lot of other cafes are also there. The place was Small, nice ambiance, friendly staff. Live band was playing, the cafe was full so we decided to... More 

Thank aggs84
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited there with my friends and ordered pizza and pasta both were good, trust me those are the best pizzas you can have in Manali. There tortilla were awesome on the second day but the next time I ordered it was not warm and when I complained they overcooked that tortilla and gave it to me. We've ordered a... More 

Thank Karan D
Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the fancy cafes in old manali. Great location, even greater ambience and decent western food to describe this place in short . This is one of the must visit places in old manali

Thank Jithuajayan
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Next to small stream, across bridge, vibrant colours, option of couple of beers. Oven baked pizza was great, ordered trout and it was well cooked and presented well. Crowd was of 25-35 age group.

Thank yudhvirmor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza, Cafe
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Bridge | On way to Manu Temple, Manali, Manali Tehsil 175131, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Kullu District  >  Manali Tehsil  >  Manali
  • Phone Number: +91 94184 61969
Cafe 1947 welcomes you to the surreal Himalayas. The name of the cafe symbolizes freedom, as India got independence in 1947. We believe food and music are the gateways to the road of enlightening ourselves.That is why we endeavor to flavor you with the best of it.We provide the most exquisite Italian dishes prepared with ethnic Italian cheese and spices.Music nights are also routine.Live music is performed by professional musicians along the river.There are also live jam sessions from time to time with visitors from around the world joining in.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?