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Indian in Gorakhpur

Shahanshah

At the Royal Residency Hotel, this restaurant is an homage to Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachhaan, featuring a wall full of headshots and a mural of the star. The atmosphere is modern and pleasant, with tasteful lightin…
Multicuisine in Gorakhpur

Chowdhry Sweet House

This bi-level madhouse is packed with locals taking in an extensive array of delicious Indian and Chinese veg dishes in a diner atmosphere, including ginormous dosas and excellent thalis (₹160 to ₹210). It specialis…
Dhaba in Gorakhpur

Mirch Masala

One of the better, cleaner dhabas opposite the railway station. It does good thalis (₹60 to ₹130), can pack food to go and is open late. The friendly owner tends to dote on foreigners.