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El Parador

off Parade Kothi, Maldahiya | Lahurabir, Varanasi, India
+91 98394 33861
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (13 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Nepali, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
off Parade Kothi, Maldahiya | Lahurabir, Varanasi, India
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11 - 20 of 71 reviews

Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Lovely family run restaurant, the food was absolutely delicious we loved it (we had the soup as it was lunch time) Fresh, home made, big potions :-) Thanks again!

1  Thank FayeV87
Reviewed August 29, 2017

We went for a 1 month trip around India. We visited Kolkata, Rajasthan (Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodpur, Pushkar), Agra Varanasi and finally Goa. Varanasi was in the 3rd quarter of our trip so we were kind of low in proteins, if you know what I mean...More

1  Thank Susana S
Reviewed August 17, 2017

This restaurant is the perfect place to escape from typical 'India horrors' you might experience as a tourist in India (you know what I mean ;) ). It is run by a very sweet Nepalese family and they have the right to sell beef meat!...More

Thank Susan_Advisor
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

This place is really cute and have outdoor seats as well. It is a family from Nepal who are running this place. Food is a mix of western and Nepalese. Really good even the steaks as you wont expect this. Most important in India, it...More

Thank Ricardo L
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

Sit in the terrace garden and escape from the hustle and bustle of the street below you. We had the best meal of our two week trip to India here. All due to the amazing water buffalo steaks that were pure perfection. We come from...More

Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

Friendly, family run restaurant. The vegetarian Nepali dinner was excellent. The "mountain soup" was lovely.

Thank Liz B
Reviewed February 21, 2017

I was with a group of people touring Northern India when we fell upon this gem of a restaurant. We eat there twice the food was so good. The food was cooked in an open kitchen into which we were invited to see what was...More

Thank diarmuid1812
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Learnt how to make noodle soup and momos. Lovely meal and cold drinks, including beer. Owners were friendly and helpful, food was tasty (and vegetarian friendly).

Thank Gwennan R
Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Nice change from the hectic places you find yourself in in Varinassi. Great beer, tasty food and very friendly service from all that work there. Would thoroughly recommend

Thank peterbD456WO
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Hello just to inform all that adress of restaurant had changed. The new adress had to be checked on google

Thank Radj K
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: off Parade Kothi, Maldahiya | Lahurabir, Varanasi, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 98394 33861
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