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Darjeeling Cafe


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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Indian, Cafe, Seafood, Asian, Tibetan
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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All reviews fish in banana leaf grilled prawns buddha bowl fresh seafood fries salad chai curries naan rice juice the cliff tiered seating flower petals amazing atmosphere fairy lights the food is great
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I ate here every day for a week, sometimes twice a day. Everything was delicious. Especially fish in banana leaf, and anything with prawns. Great menu. Lots to choose from. Staff are very friendly. Great atmosphere. Great views of the Arabian Sea. Open air for...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Donna H
Reviewed 2 days ago

After spending more than a week on the North Cliff in Varkala, I had a pretty good idea of prices of food and drinks on the cliff. Without thinking about it I sat down in Darjeeling cafe and ordered a beer. They charged me 50%...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank aranbert
Hxir, Owner at Darjeeling Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Aranbert,  You could be even since one month at the cliff and still you would not get the slightest idea of prices in Varkala. But we are thankful for your review and take the chance to make you and other tourists at the cliff...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I came across the Darjeeling Cafe and stopped for lunch as it looked very nice and comfortable. It is one of the very few places without WiFi, what is great and makes it even more social to hang out there. The first time I had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AniWe9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night we were desperately searching for a place to have dinner after 10:30pm. When we were about to lose the hope we found this cafe. They cook til late plus we had there the best curry fish since we arrived to Kerala. The place...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MamenA312
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tends to get a bit crowded ..so better go for late lunch or early dinner . Food choices are many and almost all the items on menu are well prepared and served . During evening , you can choose your own fish and get it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 89shivb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed being in Darjeeling cafe. Great place to chill with great atmosphere, food is really good and fresh,highly recommended

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sharookh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re visiting Varkala be sure to try Darjeeling. We ate here everyday during our trip because of the huge variety of options and fresh quality of food. Michael was lovely and always helped with recommendations of what to eat. Definitely get a Buddha bowl...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank travellergirl1995
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely evening with excellent food .. the Buddha bowl was amazing and the butter fish with sauce would definitely recommend

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank JacquiB1107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have being coming to Varkala for the last 3 years. Darjeeling was the first restaurant I went and now, the only restaurant i go. I tried many others along the years, but Darjeeling is the place! From its food, to staff and the AMAZING...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank NandaLima1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys charged 300 rs per 1 beer. The most highly price is 200 in all Varkala's cafes. When we tried to figure out the staff tried to stole my phone, and manager said me to shut up (but more rude) and bullet us. Rly?...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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8 June 2018|
Response from Hxir | Property representative |
Yes we will be open!!
8 June 2018|
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Response from souveek g | Reviewed this property |
Monsoon season. Off season. But Darjeeling Cafe Should be open
Rishi P
10 August 2017|
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Response from IndiaMidwife | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I was in class most of the time. But I believe some do
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