West Sikkim restaurants

Top Choice Sikkimese in Yuksom

Mama's Kitchen

Delve down the stairway-alley beside Yak Hotel at the southern edge of town to find this freshly welcoming place for delicious, very genuine Sikkimese home cuisine, all laboriously cooked from scratch.
Multicuisine in Yuksom

Gupta Restaurant

Yuksom's foremost traveller meeting point is little more than a shack with a one-table thatched rotunda, but it's an old-school classic serving thalis, thukpa (noodle soup), pizzas and paneer curries, as well as cur…
Tibetan in Pelling


This Pelling traveller classic creates a wonderfully cosy atmosphere at night with candles and colourful, half-lit globe lamps; by day the balcony has great views towards the (distant) Chenrezig Statue. The menu has…
Indian in Pelling

Newa Grill

For a classier meal with richer Indian sauces and more stylish seating than any other of the strip-hotel restaurants in Lower Pelling, head to this tasty choice in the Summit Newa Hotel (rooms ₹5000).
South Indian in Pelling


This bright, budget eatery with hatch servery and souvenir counter is the best place in Pelling for masala dosas (curried vegetables inside crisp pancakes).
Cafe in Pelling

Lotus Bakery

If you are walking to or from Pemayangtse, it's worth popping into the basic, loveably ramshackle Lotus Bakery, 1km from Upper Pelling junction, for a cup of locally grown Demajong Tea (₹20) and a delicious conical …