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Penguin Garden Restaurant

Fort Road, Leh, India
+91 94191 78630
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“juice” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fort Road, Leh, India
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Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We were here fifth time with my wife very good place to sit, n cozy very intelligent people yummy food chilled beer tasty tandoori chicken with fresh mint sauce fries is okay but all dishes are delicious n very clean place... Best place in leh..

Thank adbikki
Reviewed October 30, 2017

This restaurant was perfect for our group of trekkers. They have a large garden out back that can accommodate large groups. The atmosphere is great as there are trees out there, good low lighting, and surprisingly good rock and blues music. We all enjoyed this...More

1  Thank Jason S
Reviewed October 20, 2017

breakfasts varying from a post trek fry-up to an abstemious bowl of yoghurt and fruit Good quality North Indian curry/kebabs/naan and a reasonable stab at Continental/western. Cold beer and a good variety of juices The same Nepali staff for years and as clean as you...More

Thank captainbruceLondon
Reviewed September 30, 2017

It's still not clear to me, why they named it Penguin Restaurant - obviously there are no penguins in India... Anyway: I was there toward the end of the high-peak season (September), therefore, not many people were there and the order arrived quite fast. The...More

Thank Pinga123
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Want to eat fresh grilled or Tandoori trout? This is the place!! The pizza rocks too. The ambience is fulfilling- eat under an apple tree or an apricot tree. Sip a beer if you please. But, mostly eat the food the place prepares - fresh...More

Thank Suresh R
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Went there multiple times during my summer stay, It's a great restaurant for dining under the apricot trees in the open. I would recommend checking the booking status before going to a dinner as it could a little crowdy and you might have to wait....More

Thank Rahul D
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

This place has a wide range of options from salads to pizzas to Indian roti sabzi. Ambience is good. The food is reasonably priced and tastes good

1  Thank Manish M
Reviewed September 16, 2016

This is a very confortable place to eat, right at the crossing bellow Raku Complex on Fort road, they have the best Yak cheese sandwich of all times !

Thank Moï M
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Penguin is one of my favorite restaurants in Leh, from breakfast until dinner, always packed, a testament to their delicious, clean food and garden cafe. Penguin is of the best staffed restaurant in Leh, and serves a wide variety of food - from creative salads,...More

Thank KamzangKim
Reviewed September 9, 2016

It's a lovely garden restaurant with a nice ambiance. You find both Indian and continental food with a good vegetarian option. The service is quick and the food is great.

Thank 5shelly
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fort Road, Leh, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Jammu and Kashmir  >  Ladakh  >  Leh District  >  Leh
  • Phone Number: +91 94191 78630
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