Five Best Eating Houses in Darjeeling- The Queen of Hills! #mountaincafes #Darjeeling

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1st Apr 2019
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"The Queen of Hill Stations" - as described by the British and the Jewel of British Crown is none other than Darjeeling, located in the northern part of West Bengal which is easily accessible by car from NJP railway station or Bagdogra Airport. The most famous thing you remember before coming to this place is some of the old tea plantations and their boutique shops for buying the stuffs.

1. Golden Tips

One of the finest tea shops on the Mall road is Golden Tips. You can have different flushed Tea and buy at the same time for your near and dear ones back home.

Address~ The Mall, Chowrasta, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

Pocket Pinch~ 200-300 for two

Timings~ 10.30 am - 9.00 pm

Must have~ You can try the Summer, spring or autumn flush tea. Also the floral tea are famous.

WiFi~ No

The famous Golden Tips Tea Shop and cafe..

Photo of Golden Tips Tea, Chowrasta, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The view from Golden Tips..

Photo of Golden Tips Tea, Chowrasta, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Orange Pekoe Tea...

Photo of Golden Tips Tea, Chowrasta, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

2. Glenary's Cafe and Bakery

When the lazy holidays and chilled breeze make you even more lazy then the only solution is food! Undoubtedly hills will always amaze you with authentic bakery items and hot snacks. One of the best bakeries and cafes that I visited during my trip to Darjeeling is age-old Glenary's. There you will get the freshly baked cakes and breads. Famous Coffee, Hot chocolate and Tea of Darjeeling including various mouth watering desserts.

Address~ Near Clock Tower, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101 ( Ground Floor)

Pocket Pinch~ 500-600 for two

Timings~ 06.30 am - 9.30 pm

Must have~ Apple Pie, Cappuccino, Hot Chocolate, freshly baked Cakes and breads etc.

WiFi~ No

Yummy cakes and muffins at Glenary's

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

You taste and you fall in love with all of them...

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

We ordered Vanilla Roll, Apple Pie and Coconut Macaroon the first day we visited this place

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Happy Me..

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My travel companion..

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Sunset from Glenary's Rooftop

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The Lamp cum Heater at Glenary's to save you from cold at outdoor seating.. it's amazing right ?

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Cappuccino and Hot chocolate

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Waiting for the food .. next day when we went there

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

He: I am hungry and you are upto clicking photos? She: The days will not be same when we will return back to our normal lives..

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The cheese overloaded chicken pizza..

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Blueberry Chess Cake

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Glenary's special Almond pastry

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Chocolate roll and Almond pastry

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A mandatory shot outside

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Hottt chocolate...!

Photo of Glenary's— Bakery, Resturant & Pub, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

3. Hotel Shangri-La Restaurants

Romantic dinner beside fireplace is add-on to your bucket list. Shangri-La is one of the famous happening places on Mall Road, Darjeeling. If you are lucky enough then you can bag flat 35 percent discount on Drinks on "Happy Hours" summing up with tasty food that they serve during evening. They also have staying facility in the name Hotel Shangri-La which you can book on their website or other third party websites.

Address~ Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

Pocket Pinch~ 1200-1400 for two

Timings~ Open till 11.00 pm or the last person to leave.

Must have~ The Chinese Dishes and Chicken starters, Different mocktails.

WiFi~ No

Hungry Man

Photo of Hotel Shangri-La, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Pose and Pose

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The medals Shangri-La bagged ...

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:D

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Rum, Gin and Cola Fusion..

Photo of Hotel Shangri-La, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Egg Hakka Noodles and Chicken in Red beans sauce

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Ummm... :)

Photo of Hotel Shangri-La, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

A cozy seating arrangement that heals your thirst...

Photo of Hotel Shangri-La, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The old but golden name...

Photo of Hotel Shangri-La, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

4. Keventers

Breakfast is "Brain Food" as we all know and when you are traveling on a leisurely note you eat only the unhealthy things! Jokes apart, Keventers at the very starting of Mall road, Darjeeling is famous for its whole day breakfast and English breakfast menu. The hindi movie "Barfi" shooting took place on their very renowned rooftop restaurant. On a sunny day seating and having breakfast while watching Kanchenjunga, can never be compared to any other luxurious dining experience. The Full Sausage and English breakfast platters come in chicken, beef or pork (as you prefer).

Address~ 1, Nehru Road, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

Pocket Pinch~ 600-700 for two

Timings~ 8.00 am- 6.30 pm

Must have~ English Breakfast Platters ( Chicken, Pork, Beef ), Hot chocolate, Chicken Sandwich etc.

WiFi~ No

On the rooftop, Keventers Darjeeling

Photo of Keventers, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The famous English breakfast platter (Chicken) and Chicken Sandwich

Photo of Keventers, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Hot Chocolate

Photo of Keventers, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Mandatory selfie.

Photo of Keventers, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Too Cold !

Photo of Keventers, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

:D waiting for food, hungry me!

Photo of Keventers, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

5. Glenary's Restaurant and Bar

The last night before our Darjeeling trip was coming to an end, had to be a grand one! To cherish the days, could be achieved by digging into some authentic and luxurious Dining experience. Glenary's has a very pleasant fine dining arrangement including an open roof restaurants. The architecture and fireplace inside the restaurant were something to recall forever. They have a huge menu on different cuisine including American, Italian, Chinese, Mexican and other favorite stuffs.

Address~ Near Clock Tower, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101 ( Top Floor)

Pocket Pinch~ 1400-2000 for two

Timings~ 6.30 am- 9.30 pm

Must have~ Continental and North India dishes, Momo etc.

WiFi~ No

The Love of Darjeeling

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

A fine decoration on the rooftop Bar

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The well decorated inside

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Old clock, Music and more

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

British influenced architecture...

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Chinese Fried Chicken

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Mushroom Soup

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Chicken Sizzler with butter bread

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American chopsueyhttps://goo.gl/search/Chop+sueyChop suey, Dish

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Golden Globe and infinite Aura...

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

The outside seating arrangement

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Lovely place

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Smoking Zone

Photo of Glenary's, Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India by Baishakhi Chakraborty

Even though there are many places that you can explore, these are the five best places that you should never miss in Darjeeling !

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