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Dolphin Restaurant

Man Mandir Ghat | Godaulia, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 542 239 1768
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“the river” (15 reviews)
“asian food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Man Mandir Ghat | Godaulia, Varanasi 221001, India
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Varanasi is best thing is Ganga and from this Dolphin Restaurant you can have amazingly view of Ghats and Ganga but else than Great views great foods in great price. Bon E Pettit

1  Thank josharji
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

after reading few reviews i was in doubts that i should go or not and i listen my heart and find this place one of the best in varanasi food taste and very helpful staff happy to be here. thanks

1  Thank arunadev
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

New location new staff and much more options for really tasty delicious food best views of gang and staff very helpful

Thank ladduj
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Visited this location because there were limited tourist friendly restaurants we could find. Found the A/C to be a great relief from the humid weather outside. While they were taking our order we learned that they had made a mistake in the menu regarding the...More

Thank Munzo101
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The food offering is huge and tasteful. Prefer Indian food over other cuisines. Its balcony has a good view to offer of the ghats. Must visit!

Thank 87_preet
Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This place offers beautiful view of the river Ganges .but the restro lacks a lift which.makes difficult to reach the 5th floor Food is fine .!

Thank saumya k
Reviewed April 7, 2016

I would not have chosen to eat here if we weren't staying at the guest house underneath. The breakfast has a very small choice which is mainly cold by the time you get to it. The Main menu is reasonable for lunch and dinner and...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed April 1, 2016

the food is ok, the view great, the staff very lazy. they serve for example omelettes exactly till 10 am for breakfast, then some meals you get only for lunch and some meals only for dinner. the lunch beginns exactly at 12. last year it...More

Thank varanasi1
Reviewed March 28, 2016

The only nice thing about this place is what is free here, and thats the view of the river and the gates. Despite Varanassi not being the place for foodies, this restaurant should not be mentioned in any guidebooks, nor recommended to you by any...More

Thank Martin V
Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Went here for tje buffe breakfast with my girlfriend, everything was cold and the toast was hard as stone, even the fruits had big rotten black areas once you turned them over! And the prive is 350 inr per person.. insane overprice for such bad...More

Thank Thijs C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $6
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Man Mandir Ghat | Godaulia, Varanasi 221001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 542 239 1768
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