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Common Ground Cafe

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Swarg Ashram Road, Dharamsala | Dist. Kangra, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala 486447, India
+91 98161 55523
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rum balls” (7 reviews)
“skewers” (5 reviews)
“tofu” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Tibetan, Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Swarg Ashram Road, Dharamsala | Dist. Kangra, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala 486447, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is nice to taste different food in India. And this is definetly a place to go. Food is tasty and the price is ok. I mean, you can find better prices outside but what they offer it has a good relation price-quality. The cheap...More

Thank Ignasi P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a bit up the Triund road from main square. Excellent spot for some peace and quiet with proper coffee and all other favourites available. The garlic potatoes were cracking.

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutly delicious. We went there once for lunch and then came back three times, for dinner, breakfats and lunch, although we usualy like to discover new places. This place was so great that we always wanted to come back. it was each time excellent. I...More

Thank marieZ1502YZ
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This cafe is very near to the main square towards the road leading to Dharamkot. After we noticed that it is almost always occupied by visitors, we also decided to give it a go and we were not disappointed. We had some Indian starter and...More

Thank chetan_apa
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

A good place to go for some Taiwanese food. Food is nice, price is fairly cheap and ambience is quite nice. However, for the 4 weeks while we were in Dharmasala the restroom at the cafe was out of order, so quite inconvenient for a...More

Thank SAS4280
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We had a lovely meal on our first evening at this restaurant. We enjoyed spicy chicken and tofu dishes. We returned on our last evening but the food was very disappointing and extremely bland despite ordering spicy dishes. All three dishes were also very greasy....More

Thank the-marmite-kids
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This restaurant has floor tables, low tables, and high tables, a nice collection of books to browse, free WiFi, and delicious food. My favorite dish was the cantonese pan fried noodles. The egg noodles are delicious and fresh, and the veggies were perfect. I got...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We found this place just by chance while coming down from Dharamkot. This is a beautiful place to sit, enjoy the view and read a book. By the way they have a nice collection of books. It is away from the noisy parts of the...More

Thank Arpitabg
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The food is delicious - I recommend their Hong Kong skewers (I tried the tofu version)! The staff is lovely and the place itself feels warm and safe. The food sometimes takes a while to come so make sure you're not in a rush, but...More

Thank Parenthesiss
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We went to Commonground for a cup of tea, and within the short duration of our visit loved the place so much that it became our go-to cafe for the rest of our trip. We didn't try any food items, however, the ambience, the decor,...More

Thank Saumia B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swarg Ashram Road, Dharamsala | Dist. Kangra, McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala 486447, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Kangra District  >  Dharamsala  >  McLeod Ganj
  • Phone Number: +91 98161 55523
Common Ground Cafe is a social enterprise that serves not only a fusion of authentic Tibetan and Chinese cuisine, but also as a gathering point and events venue for the Dharamsala community. We hope to serve you soon!
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