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Dochula Resort Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Punakha, Bhutan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As one drives from Thimpu to Punakha, one can see this on the left near the 108 memorial chortens. One can sit in the cafeteria and see the Gangkar Puensum, the highest peak in Bhutan. Food is decent and is good for a quick bite.

Thank Sachinnarayanan
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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52 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On your left when you arrive from Thimphu!! This cafe will serve as a lifeline is the weather outside is inclement! nice interiors with good service! and they have hot stones on and around a "central" fire place.

Thank Wataoo
Indore, India
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129 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though food menu was made available,they said it will take not less than an hour to prepare veg meals as per menu. They were serving only tea and coffee along with biscuits. They charge 10% tax and 10% service charge. Toilet facilities were clean and available for customers.

Thank Nanasheth
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is the one restaurant which has best scenic view I have ever had in my life. While passing through dochula pass and going through one of the most dizzying road travel, you ought to stop at this place, take a breath in cool Himalayan air and sip in the refreshing tea / coffee or anything you want with a... More 

Thank Kedarshukla
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

We had coffee and biscuits 2 times here. Not to mention used their washrooms as well. Clean place and value for money. Enjoy the views and take rest before moving on to your next destination :)

Thank Chithra U
Vadodara, India
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34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016

Very comfortable place. Clean rest rooms. Nice quality of food and drinks. Hot green Tea, coffee, and whatever. All table near window have beautiful views of Himalayan mountain ranges.

Thank drmsp2
Bengaluru, India
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167 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

Located at Dochula Pass, this restaurant is good stop over while driving to Punakha from Thimphu. It provides a beautiful view of the Himalayas. Food served is generally good. The restaurant is also generally crowded due to the large number of tourists that visit Dochula pass. service is still good.

Thank Rambomenon
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

The Dochula Resort restaurant was a delightful find. An earlier stop found us at a very crowded, noisy place, so we moved on and good thing. Not only is the food good and service great, but the view is spectacular. The little gift shop is reasonably priced and bathrooms clean. Stop, stay, and eat here. You'll love it.

Thank EsllindaB
Patna, India
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

We stayed here for some time while going to Punakha. It is circular shaped restaurant. The view of the Himalaya is very clear & attractive due to clear sky. We took tea only & relax. The price was high but location & temperature inside was very comfortable.It is at a height of 3100 meters.

Thank sudhir k
Hyderabad, India
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

Visited this Restaurant recently in the month of November, 2016 with a group of 16 members . The Non-veg spread was really good however the veg spread was not that intresting. Food quality is great but the price might be a little heavy on your pocket. The hotel faces the Himalayan range and its a great experience to dine in... More 

Thank Sakina C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punakha, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Punakha District  >  Punakha

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