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US$ 1 - US$ 4
CUISINES
Cafe, Italian, American, Indian, Mediterranean, Israeli
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is a beautiful place to be at when in Manali. The pasta and the hummus is very good and tasty too

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Born Free Cafe is a great place to hang out in Manali. In this cafe you will get everything you need.

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Arrabiata Pasta, Chicken & Hummus Pita Bread Sandwich, Guava and Strawberry Smoothies at Born Free Café, Manali. Absolutely loved the food and drinks at this Cafe. Oh! The JBL powered music systems and amazing music made the ambience simply fantastic!

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

There's a hostel built around the cafe which I stayed in spells over a week or so - they include like an omelette & toast with a coffee free for breakfast if you're a guest. The lads running the place are nice lads. There's a...pool table and something they call a gym. Beds are decent but move around a bit. Mountain wifi so like everywhere else it can be great or dodgy at times. It's on Old Manali high street which is great but also means you'll here traffic & parties going on. I didn't eat too much of the food there but the pizza was pretty nice.More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We waited for 45mins and still we didn't get our order.. so I would ambiance is good but service is poor ...!!! Sorry guys but u need to work on service...||

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Perfect place for guzzlers. Amazing food..good pasta. Live music was rocking. Clean and hygienic rooms and very courteous staff.

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Good property, nice view from the rooms Staff is quite courteous and they have a good variety on their menu from indian to italian cuisine. Live music is also a thing to cherish about.

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Went there with friends. The place has a good atmosphere, nice affordable rooms, a very genuine and understanding staff who goes beyond their comfort zone to make the guest feel at ease. The food is good and the best thing about the place is the...live music that is played in their lounge. The location of the place is also very good and it has the typical old Manali charm. So impressed with the place and Manali overall that I went there twice after that in 2 months.More

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I visited Born Free in March-2017 with a few fellow travellers. We all were solo travellers met at a Hostel in Manali just a day before and planned an evening out here. Good food, nice cozy ambience, Owner Chetan is also very friendly. Most importantly, there...are frequent live music nights, you must not miss. That night Papa Shiv was performing. What a Musician he is! You cannot control to sing along with him. We had astonishing time and a mesmerising experience. A crazy and cold evening at Born Free with live music and hot spicy food with like minded people will surpass your expectations of Old Manali experience. I highly recommend this place.More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were there during lunchtime and we were almost the only guest but still they messed up our order. Only got half the things we ordered.

Date of visit: July 2017
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  • Yes, Born Free Cafe offers takeaway services.

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  • Born Free Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5