Restaurants

Top Choice Multicuisine in Darjeeling

Glenary’s

This elegant restaurant sits atop the famous bakery and cafe of the same name and is a Darjeeling staple. Of note are the Continental and Chinese dishes and the tandoori specials; try the beef steak and potato or th…
Indian in Darjeeling

Park Restaurant

The intimate Park is deservedly very popular for its tasty North Indian curries (great chicken tikka masala) and surprisingly authentic Thai dishes, including the tasty tom kha gai (coconut chicken soup) and spicy g…
Indian in Darjeeling

Lunar Restaurant

This bright and clean space just below Dekeling Hotel is perhaps the best vegetarian Indian restaurant in town, with good service and great views from the large windows. The masala dosas come with delicious dried fr…
Tibetan in Darjeeling

Kunga

Kunga is a cosy wood-panelled place run by a friendly Tibetan family, strong on noodles and momos, and with excellent juice, fruit muesli curd and shabhaley (Tibetan pies). The clientèle includes locals, which is a …
Indian in Darjeeling

Hasty Tasty

There’s nothing fancy at this vegetarian self-service canteen, but the bustling open kitchen churns out great paneer masala dosas (curried vegetables inside a crisp pancake) and several types of set meals. It's a hi…
Tibetan in Darjeeling

Dekeva's

Next door to Kunga, this cosy place offers generous servings of Tibetan staples and tasty Chinese dishes, and a range of noodles for connoisseurs who can tell their thenthuk (Tibetan noodles) from their sogthuk (als…
Italian in Darjeeling

Mamta Pizza

An unlikely address (or name) for a pizzeria, this cramped but sociable one-table place tosses up excellent European-accented pizza, pasta, panini and salads, alongside delicatessen rarities such as bacon, beef merg…
Chinese in Darjeeling

Shangri-La

This classy and modern bar-restaurant near the top of the Mall specialises in local Chinese and Indian offerings in stylish surrounds, with sleek wooden floors, clean tablecloths and roaring fires in winter. There a…
International in Darjeeling

Sonam’s Kitchen

Sonam's serves up strong brewed coffee, authentic French toast, fluffy pancakes (breakfasts until 2.30pm), fresh soups (nettle in season) and yummy pasta, from two dining rooms across the road from each other. The c…