Patnitop is best known for a local sweet called 'Patisa' made out of pure desi ghee and tastes best when served fresh and hot. The other local food items are 'Kaladi' which is a kind of cheese made out of goat's milk. One may also try the 'Rajmah Chawal' at peerah which is on NH1A at a short distance from PatniTop. 

Some local interesting receipes are also available on NDTV Cooks. The link is as under :

Restaurant in and around Patnitop :


  1. Kailash Bar and Restaurant
  2. Prem Sweets
  3. Bistro, Vardaan Resort Patnitop
  4. Wazwan at JKTDC Dak Bungalow