Manali is a hill station glittering with amazing restaurants, cafes and bars, that an take care of any need, desires or cravings that its visitors may have. You will find countless restaurants with a rich variety and some of the most delicious food on their menus. You can find Italian, Chinese, Korean, Continental, Indian, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese cuisines here along with the popular Tibetan Momos
The cafes with a parallel culture of their own, cater to younger crowds. These cafes serve pizzas, momos, banana pancakes and apple pies throughout the day and you can also try Yak's cheese here. Along with these do relish the street food there with Samosas, Aloo tikki, Bread Pakoras, Paav Bhaji, Gulab Jamun and more filling the streets with colors and fragrances. Other than these, the city has an equally rich platter of local Himachal food.

Photos of Famous Food in Manali

Local dishes of Manali
Local dishes of Manali

Restaurants in Manali

Manali Sweets

Desserts, Snacks


INR INR 250-300 For Two for two

A popular dhaba in the locality, it serves an endless stream of hot chai, sweets and snacks. Really good channa samosas, chilled ras malai balls and many more delicious dishes are offered depending on the weather.

Siali Mahadev market, Manali

Lazy Dog Lounge



INR 200-300 For Two for two

Lazy Dog which is situated right along the river, is as unique as its name. Try the big olive cheese pizzas and veg penne pasta. One can slouch on their comfortable bean bags and enjoy the food.

Manu Temple Road, Village Old Manali, Manali



INR 300-400 For two for two

One of the best places to hangout in Manali, People is a small joint located at the corner of the road. It's a pocket friendly place and mostly suitable for back packers.

Old Manali, Manali

Pizza Olive



INR 300 For Two for two

Wonderful pastas and pizza are served in this nice, Italian restaurant. An aroma of the freshly baked pizzas hits you as soon as you enter this place. A great place to hangout.

Old Manali, Manali

La Plage

Seafood, French

10 AM to 11 PM

INR 800 For Two for two

An authentic French cuisine restaurant surrounded by the view of Himalayas and the Beas River by its side, La Plage is one of the calm and beautiful restaurants to spend some quality time with family.

Ashwem Beach, Near Papa Jolly Hotel, Morjim, Arambol, Goa, India

Blue Elephant Cafe


INR 250-300 For Two for two

Offering amazing food at extremely cheap prices, Blue Elephant also has a bakery attached with amazing cakes, chocolates and different shakes and juices.

Manu Temple Road, Old manali, Manali

Veer Restaurant


INR 250 For Two for two

Veer restaurant is a part of the Veer guest house. It has a very canteen based interior, to chill out with friends, along with a big-screen TV, a library and cushions on the floor. A very serene place to stop and rest.

District Road, Old Manali, Manali, India

World Peace Cafe

Indian, Continental, Chinese, Israeli


INR 200-300 For Two for two

With the variety of dishes prepared nicely, World Peace Cafe serves a little taste of many different nations. It is located on the rooftop of Hotel Surabhi.

Manali Sub-District, India

Places to Visit In Manali