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Mandala Coffee Shop

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Temple Road, Mcleod Ganj, Kangra District, Dharamsala 176219, India
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 8:30 pm
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This is one of the best cafe's in McLeod, on the way towards the Dalai Lama's Monestry. Its very small and has limited sitting capacity but serves very decent food. It more like any European Cafe shops which serves good coffee, omelettes, and other famous baked items. Good Pan cakes and waffles. It has a couple of tables outdoors, which... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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126 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

The perfect place to stop by and warm up either coming back from or heading out to exploring the surrounding areas. Right on the main road, across from the tourist stalls and down the road from the main temple, this place had some amazing low-sugar carrot cake and banana muffins and great coffee for a coffee lover who needed a... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

The more attractive cafe next door was full so we came in here - and they had the best momos we tasted all weekend! Great for a snack although the menu is not huge it's tasty, recommend.

Thank BelindaUK-CH
New Delhi, India
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

tried tibetian food here. quite nice and filling. quiet place to eat. very close to the dalai lama temple

Thank subarnanandy
New Delhi, India
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134 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

This place is one of my favourites for having a coffee and snacks in Mcleodganj. I really like the ambience of this place.

Thank insta_kaydee
London, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Have been coming here for years and really feel i'm back in McLeod when i've had my first thupka and coffee at Mandala. It's perhaps a little small and not the cosiest spot in town, but it makes up for any shortcomings with friendly service, dependable cooking and best of all in my book, the interesting people you can meet... More 

Thank WanderingHK
Pune, India
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

after a long walk in the market doing shopping, we sat down for a quiet coffee. good hosts. in fact one of the foreigners dropped in to thank the hostess and introduce her to newer guests. good food.

Thank Hardvision
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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50 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Amazing place serving really good snacks , coffee is a must have. And its a good place for coffee lovers.

Thank purnimafoodie
Shimla, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Well I live close enough to make a weekend trip to Dharamsala every now or then. This is one of the places I never get bored of. The food is good, the tables in the open let you bask in the glory of McLeod whether. Last time we had a Thupka which was consistent with its standards over the years.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Mandala cafe, lovely and warm ambience,, yummier food, d cold coffee , lassi's, cheese tomato sandwhich ,, chow min, ,, all yummy.. Excellent service and smiling faces to welcome and serve u with :)

Thank janvi_shah87

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Temple Road, Mcleod Ganj, Kangra District, Dharamsala 176219, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Kangra District  >  Dharamsala
  • Phone Number: +91-9736819754

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?