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Chaura Maidan Rd | The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla 171004, India
+91 177 280 4848
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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful location, beautiful old building with great views. Service was fantastic, our waiter Kashish was very attentive and provided great recommendations. Food was delicious - a great selection of regional, Indian & international dishes. We were recommended a regional Thali - a fabulous selection of veg & non-veg dishes, great quality & great taste. Also a good wine selection.... More 

Thank Laura W
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

'The Restaurant' perfectly reflects the Oberoi Experience. It has a good variety of food options with very friendly chefs. Muffins and south Indian food are a must try.

Thank Umang P
New Delhi, India
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016

Excellent food and superb service. This restaurant has nice ambiance. The chef was very proactive and supportive. Prepared dishes specially as per our tastes and preferences. Loved it!

Thank Neha1901
Shimla, India
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126 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

A sparkling cocktail of courteous staff, historical property, and spectacular view. Service is 5*, drinks excellent and rooms fantastic. Absolute perfect stay with magnificent view of Shimla. Plus point it is only just 2 km walking distance from Mall Road Shimla.

Thank ND0777
London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

We visited the restaurant at the Cecil on our last day in India and it was amazing beyond our expectations. From the kebabs to the local curries to the garlic butter naan, we were treated to a true culinary experience. The service, as with all Oberoi hotels, was just impeccable. Warm and welcoming while professional and knowledgeable. Highly recommend visiting!

Thank Loveoftravel1234
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Cecil Oberoi is the best place to stay in whilst in Shimla. But, a lot of improvisation must be done to the food served whether it's breakfast or dinner & more varieties must be introduced. Chefs from Delhi & Mumbai must visit Shimla & help improve food there at the Cecil Oberoi.

Thank Sujata L
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

I visited this place for a dinner with my business colleagues , i feel that dining here is an experience that one should really not miss out on , the food is excellent service is on point and good value for money despite of being one of the more premium restaurant in the city !

Thank Jes K
Crowborough, United Kingdom
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370 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

The place is well run with plenty of staff from the kitchen ensuring the buffets are topped up, and the waiting staff support in other ways. All are well turned out and smiling, polite and speak good English. They seem to enjoy their roles. I had cakes and tea in the lounge - freshly made and lovely too. A wonderful... More 

Thank Michael H
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

We had gone there for our father's birthday celebration. The restaurant manager incharge was very helpful in arranging us a nice private dining space and had organised a cake and a flower bouquet for my father while was utterly delightful. The dining experience was out of the world and each course was a paired with a wine. (They had different... More 

Thank Sonam C
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

The Restaurant at the Oberoi Cecil Hotel serves the most delicious food. Starting with breakfast the setting in the elegant dining room is delightful a lovely way to start the day. Dinner delicious, what more can I say!!

Thank Holidays2011_01_02

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Indian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaura Maidan Rd | The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla 171004, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Shimla
  • Phone Number: +91 177 280 4848
  • This restaurant is at The Oberoi Cecil, Shimla

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?