Northeast States restaurants

Top Choice Assamese in Guwahati

Paradise

The lunch thalis (₹280 to ₹525) at Paradise are archetypal Assamese spreads, bringing together a wide range of local culinary flavours on one platter. Try the subtly flavoured fish tenga (sour curry) and you’re boun…
Top Choice Adivasi in Imphal

Luxmi Kitchen

The last word in Manipuri lunch platters, ultrapopular Luxmi does a fabulous chakluk (thali) comprising more than a dozen local delicacies such as tangy fish stew, fried fish, leafy greens, sinju (a salad with cabba…
Top Choice Assamese in Jorhat

Chouka

In a well-spaced dining room off MG Rd, Chouka's menu is full of bamboo shoots, banana flowers, elephant apple, mustard greens, poultry in sesame-seed sauce, fish in tenga (sour) curry and items steamed in banana le…
Indian in Imphal

Wild Rice

The smart restaurant at the Sangai Continental hotel is highly popular and serves well-prepared Indian vegetable, chicken, lamb and fish dishes, including superb kebabs. Vegetarians will like the vegetable lemon cor…
Tibetan in Tawang Valley

Tawang Food Court

Happily this is not a food court, but a relaxed gathering place where locals and visitors alike can enjoy wine (from ₹80 a glass), whisky or rum alongside tasty preparations like momos (Tibetan dumplings), egg bhuji…
North Indian in Dibrugarh

Moti Mahal Delux

Hotel Rajawas boasts the polished Moti Mahal restaurant, popular with the town's gastronomes and serving superb North Indian food, including staples such as chicken tikka masala and palak paneer (unfermented cheese …
North Indian in Guwahati

Tandoor

Inside the stately Dynasty hotel, this stylish upscale restaurant has delicious North Indian dishes, including excellent tandoori items, biryanis and plenty of vegetarian choices. Meals are served by waiters in Mugh…
Multicuisine in Agartala

Neel Nod

Hotel Sonar Tori's stylish blue-chaired restaurant is the best option for an upscale meal. It does Thai and Indian curries, tandoori preparations, flavoursome Continental dishes like chicken stroganoff and a fair ra…
Indian in Ziro Valley

Sela Restaurant

Nepali-run Sela is the valley's best standalone restaurant, with satisfying fried rice, momos (Tibetan dumplings), thukpa (noodle soup), chow mein, omelettes and egg bhujia (eggs scrambled with chilli, onion and tom…
Cafeteria in Tezpur

Spring Valley

This incredibly busy and popular cafeteria serves hot, tasty snacks and mini meals throughout the day – the puris (puffed-up deep-fried flatbreads) are simply scrumptious. The bakery section has a decent range of mu…