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Tibetan Kitchen

Papanasam Cliff | Next to Hill Top Ayurvedic Beach Resort, Varkala 695141, India
+91 97465 86261
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“noodle soup” (7 reviews)
“fruit salad” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (20 reviews)
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8:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Indian, Seafood, Asian, Tibetan, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Papanasam Cliff | Next to Hill Top Ayurvedic Beach Resort, Varkala 695141, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unfriendly staff; too lazy to serve and speak to customers. The food we ordered was a spinach mushroom chapati roll as a starter, and the little salad with this excisted out of 3 little slices of tomatoes. What a joke! The chapati roll itself was...More

Thank lestothelee
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great vibe and view. Good service. The noodle soup was a fantastic and welcome break from Indian food ( much as though I love it).

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

For some reason highly rated on TA. Food quality is not bad but comparable to any other of the many undistinct cliffside restaurants. They have obviously a problem with presenting inflated bills, a problem which is unfortunately very common in Varkala. I didn't see a...More

Thank worldcitizen1961
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I popped in here for lunch while visiting Varkala beach. Like many of its neighbours, it's very much a multi-cuisine backpacker hangout. Take your pick from a long list of Indian, Chinese, Italian, Mexican and continental dishes. But - as the name suggests - it...More

Thank eddymaya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Panoramic view of sea,cool breeze and hot momos. Wow!! what an amazing combination. Had a very nice time. Got authentic Tibetan food. Steamed chicken momos and Thukpa soup were lip smacking. Tried tuna steak but that was awful, Have to be careful while ordering your...More

Thank Ishwarya_Sooraj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to chill and enjoy the view of the beach. I had beer and snacks here. The ambiance is great and becomes even better when they light up the candles in the evening.

Thank Deba_Nandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The man out front (think he's the owner or manager) was very nice and convinced us to come try the food. Had never had tibetan food before but it was delicious (try the momos) and again very good value for the area.

Thank ashley85_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a good curry and a beer in a tea mug with a nice view from the clifftop location. Staff were pleasant and attentive.

Thank 9Archangel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In here you can have any type of food in a very good price! Also you have beautiful views of the beach! Staff was very nice and respect! Thank you!

Thank Javiera S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food , good service , love the butter fish here. If u are in varkala one should eat butter fish .

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Questions & Answers
27 January 2017|
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Response from Hilltopbeachresort | Property representative |
Dear Chanuyaip, You mean Thukpa Soup. You can find many of this recipes in internet both Nepali and Tibetan. Since it's a large process to explain how we prepare them I encourage you to try to find the ones you like most in... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Papanasam Cliff | Next to Hill Top Ayurvedic Beach Resort, Varkala 695141, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Thiruvananthapuram District  >  Varkala
  • Phone Number: +91 97465 86261
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We inform our regular customers we have only changed the name of the restaurant but management, staff, location, food and hospitality are the same. We hope to see you soon...
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