Darjeeling has many exquisite restaurants and among the many Dekevas Restaurant is one of them, located in Gandhi Road, below Dekeling Hotel. The restaurant is run by the Tibetan family and is well known among the locals as well as tourist for its delicious cuisines and the exotic ambiance the restaurant offer.
Glenarys Bakery Cafe
Glenary’s Bakery and Café are located on the Nehru road just a few steps down the Mall road, also known as Glenary’s Cake shop. It is a two storey white colonial building having its name displayed in big letters in front of the shop being at the ground floor. It is mainly a bakery and a café shop but you also get breakfast here.
On the way to the mall located on the Nehru road is the very famous budget vegetarian restaurant called Hasty Tasty. It has been running over from more than 16 years offering varied cuisines like North Indian, Punjabi, South Indian, Guajarati and even Jain food. It also serves Italian dish and the Chinese dishes which makes it more comprehensive and compatible in terms of hospitality. Due to its reasonable rates, fast service system and quality food it is popular among the locals as well as the tourist.
Keventer’s is the best place to have breakfast in Darjeeling. Established in the British colonial days it’s been more than 100 years it’s serving some of the best English breakfast, snacks and tea. Keventer’s is located on the Nehru road approaching towards the mall road which has earned its name for serving delicacies in this hill town. One should not miss out an opportunity to have a breakfast or an evening tea with varieties of snacks been made on Keventer’s.
Kunga Restaurant is the best restaurant for Tibetan cuisine and is located on Gandhi road below the Dekeling hotel. It is located on a very busy location right next to the taxi stand. It is a family run restaurant and is in business for more than 16 years. It specializes mainly in Tibetan cuisine and also serves Chinese food.
Nathmulls Tea and Sunset Lounge
Darjeeling is the well known place for its tea worldwide and Nathmulls is the finest shop to buy and taste the different varieties of tea found here. Since 1931, Nathmulls is one of the best running tea lounges in Darjeeling. It is the oldest and the best place to taste and buy Darjeeling tea and is run by the Sarda family. Nathmulls Sunset Lounge is located at the Chowrasta Mall. Out of the 50 varieties of tea they source some are brought directly from the tea estate and others from the tea auction. The original store of Nathmulls is located at Laden-La road.