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Shankara Vegis Restaurant

Chowk Kaghzi | Near Taj South Gate Road, Agra 282001, India
+91 562 233 1384
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Chowk Kaghzi | Near Taj South Gate Road, Agra 282001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are feeling like a zombie after dragging your carcass around in +45 degree heat, stop at Shankara Vegis for some A/C, wifi, friendly conversation and pretty decent food to be rejuvenated. The owners are two brothers that run the restaurant together, and they...More

Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was good, Lassi was quite poor, food was not the best. Definitely lacked freshness, owner was quite relaxed.

Thank Carlreviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited at the beginning of our 6 week trip around India and it was hard to compete with for the rest of our trip. The thalis were amazing, incredible food and great service. The owner is so lovely and welcoming. This place rocks!

Thank kateisab
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first restaurant we've visited that actually gave us spicy food when we asked for it! Thank you! The food was quite good and the staff was pleasant. I would eat here again.

Thank Program_monkey
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I got dropped off here by my driver after the guide finally left. I mentioned Shankara to the guide and he ignored me. The driver listened to me, which was smart. When I entered the restaurant, the owner was amazing!!! He is incredibly friendly, sharing...More

Thank Tigerman777
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

... that's the highlight of this tiny cheap restaurant, strongly recommended by all the travel websites. The owners are also very lovely and reliable with their customers, lassi here is delicious. Unfortunately, it's not the same for its hygienic conditions: the toilet is very badly...More

Thank CodaQ
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant not far from the Taj, very nice service and the special Thali was tasty and reasonably priced

Thank AndyPedder
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Our meals (curry potato + onion+ spinach and vegetable kofta) were deliciously authentic home-cooked from scratch and were delivered to us on their cosy roof top dining area which overlooks the busy streets below which made for great entertainment. The masala tea was excellent and...More

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

He has the George Clooney face, the expressions, and the gentle kindness of George Clooney, and the food is excellent as well. We came across the Shankara Vegis by accident with the owner (of the George Clooney looks) asking us in for a meal. That...More

Thank Rob R
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Having previously travelled to Agra with memories of sharks and rip off merchants, the staff at Shankaras, were friendly, relaxed and went out ot their way to be genuinely helpful. The food especially the omelettes and vegetarian curries was superb and worth the wait to...More

Thank Gillyland
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Bonjour, Le restaurant accepte t-il la carte VISA?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chowk Kaghzi | Near Taj South Gate Road, Agra 282001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Agra District  >  Agra
  • Phone Number: +91 562 233 1384
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