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Il Forno

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Hadimba Road | Siyal, Manali 175131, India
+91 94 59 940527
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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New Delhi, India
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fresh and delicious food, pizzas and pastas top the menu. Its a must go if you are a foodie. Its hardly 5 mins walk if you are staying at The Himalayan. And yes, DO NOT MISS their chilly and olive oil mix. Its fantastic..!!

Thank Akshayyyy
united states
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I had lunch here yesterday. The view was great. Excellent service. We both had salads and they were delicious. Also shared a yummy pizza. Stomach was fine after eating the raw vegetables!!!! Highly recommended

Thank bkkgypsy
Santiago, Chile
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you miss to eat a good pizza... This is the place to go. Its a small cabin with around 5 tables inside really cozy with good service. We had pizza and the crust was really light and thin and tasted great, we also had a veg special lasagna really good with a lot of cheese. The only 2 desserts... More 

Thank pelifucsia
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204 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprisingly good and very much Italian-like pizza you can find in this place, on the main road to reach the Hadimba temple. The setting too is typically European chalet-style, outdoor seating is most enjoyable in the evening if weather is clement. Pizza is thin crust-type, I tried the ham-and-mushroom margherita, tasty and light and quite similar to a good pizza... More 

Thank Giulio1412
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you visit manali and love food..this is the place to be...great food, drinks, desserts...and location. A must visit place...

Thank Arvind K
New Delhi, India
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121 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is great and the owner is wonderful. She welcomed us with warm smile and gave us one of the best seats which had a very nice view. There pizzas are quite big and tasty...the moment they are out of the wood fire oven they are at your table...But their drink lemonana is a must have...it has lots of... More 

Thank AnkitSharma26887
New Delhi
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had gone for lunch solo. Ordered their special non veg pizza. Freshly made. Was awesome. Can smoke outdoor. Wasn't too crowded. Loved the Open air environment with fruit trees all around. Highly recommended for pizza at least.

Thank souravdebiswas
Ajmer, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 1st visit to this quiet and beautiful restaurant, totally a magical place. Serene ambiance, peaceful and simply divine. Anyone can fall in love with this place. Brilliant service and food was cherry on the cake. It was the best Italian food ever had. Forget the Italian food chains in cities serving pizzas and pastas. This place serve true Italian... More 

Thank bravosaw
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best lasagna that I have ever had.... Tiramisu is highly recommended the oven aka Il forno #bellisimo

Thank mono.pache
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place has a great atmosphere and a perfect place to relax. The food is the best I've had in whole town!

Thank Sunandan M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hadimba Road | Siyal, Manali 175131, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Manali
  • Phone Number: +91 94 59 940527
Il Forno in Manali offers authentic Italian cuisine, served in an exceptional apple orchard setting with stunning views of the Himalaya. The cottage built Circa 1860 in the Western Himalayan Kathkuni architecture style has both indoor & al-fresco seating. Wood-fired oven Pizzas & Calzones are our House Speciality, along with other traditional Italian dishes.

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