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Kesar da Dhaba

Chowk Passian | Near Town Hall, Amritsar 143001, India
+91 183 255 2103
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“palak paneer” (137 reviews)
“thali” (240 reviews)
“rasmalai” (20 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Chowk Passian | Near Town Hall, Amritsar 143001, India
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Reviewed yesterday

Desi kulche aur desi thali...wah wah wah...try the palak paneer which is awesome too...This is a simple warm cozy place but hygiene could be better.

Thank Ravi A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Kesar da dhaba is one of the iconic place to eat if u r in punjab Amritsar. It has been serving veg heaven since more then last 100 years . you need to be very hungry to finish the food alone the quantity is enormous...More

Thank Advait R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited this 100-year old place for the third time. Food is really great if you are not counting calories. Very basic seating on wooden stools and marble-top table but you have not come here for the ambience - you have come just for the famous...More

Thank Arun1908
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is an average Restaurant with average quality Food. Famous because its 100 years old. Reaching there is itself a fight but still can be visited atleast once if somebody visit Amritsar.

Thank NaveenGoel
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's one of the three most recommended places to eat in Amritsar—Crystal and Brothers being the other two. It will give you a reasonably sanitized "dhaba" experience, with buttery rotis, chole, rajma etc. It's vegetarian, has a small-sized stock menu, and reasonably priced. Don't try...More

Thank Quarterplater
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food is very rich in taste. Loaded with ghee, butter and arimatic spices. Service was bit slow and reaching restaurant is task. All these difficulties are Worth after the meal. Amazing punjabi food.

Thank Rajinder S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ate there but I loved that you could also see the kitchen. It is not a dish for one so be careful that when you order it you are very very hungry so you can finish it.

Thank Michaela_Les
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, good service. Little difficult to reach as it is in old part of the city where you can't go by car.

Thank Amit B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Heard a lot about this place. Would not say disappointed but yes the food was dripping with ghee or oil. You need a strong digestive system to be able to digest this food. Service is good and food very cheap and nice.

Thank babla75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place serves authentic and delicious veg food. Its so famous that it is crowded at peak hours. My wife and I were very happy with the dhal and lacha praatha , though it was a bit too oily for my taste. Food served looked...More

Thank Narender Y
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Questions & Answers
November 23, 2017|
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Response from hollioake | Reviewed this property |
Hi Aditya, I am not sure about the rules but I think you can carry the stuff provided it is decently packed. Kesar Da Dhaba is about 1.5 kms. from Golden Temple and I can tell you, the Veg. stuff you get thete, you won't... More
Devichand J
October 6, 2017|
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Response from Bichoo001 | Reviewed this property |
No! Only Punjabi Veg items, full of butter!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chowk Passian | Near Town Hall, Amritsar 143001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Punjab  >  Amritsar District  >  Amritsar
  • Phone Number: +91 183 255 2103
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