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Indian, Cafe, Seafood, Asian, Tibetan
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed 5 March 2021

Omg, it's a horrible life-threatening place especially psycho staff, go at your risk, anytime your life may be at stake. another day I had to witness two incident, one is regarding changing music tracks, the guy counterpointed sharp knife towards the customer and threatened him....after a few minutes, the very same guy jumped towards another customer with a steel rod in hand, was there to hit the customer's head. Me and my family eloped from there thanking god we got our life back.I strongly recommend don't go to this goon's cafe.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 9 December 2020

Amazing ambiance and great music attract you at first to this place. It's a multi-cuisine restaurant by the cliff beach, having dishes from different parts of the world. The food was yum and the service was pretty much on time. We still felt the service...could be much better. You must visit this place if you are in Varkala.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 8 March 2020 via mobile

Great food and drinks, great staff, great atmosphere. This place was brilliant, the best place to hangout with friends and had options for every budget. Must visit!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 2 March 2020

Great selection of foods. The chicken Marsala was delicious. Good spot to people watch while grabbing a bite. Best food in Varkala.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 26 February 2020 via mobile

Fantastic and chilled out place to watch the beautiful sunset with the best food & drink we had in Varkala- and Paneer Tikka was the best we have ever had anywhere. Lovely and easygoing staff as well.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 22 February 2020 via mobile

We ate at several restaurants during our 7 day stay in the Varkala area. This was by far the best one. I had the prawns tandoor and they were great. Nicely spiced and properly cooked, served with a tasty salad and French fries. My partner...had chicken tikka masala and thought it was one the best she had had. She asked for “non-spicy” and it was just right for her. Service is a little relaxed, but who is in a hurry anyway. Relax and enjoy the shade and view of the beach. Then eat up!More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 21 February 2020 via mobile

Decent restaurant with a beautiful sea view, One can enjoy their food with the view. The food is decent and not so great, so do not judge by the reviews and the rating. Food is decent, Staff is friendly and polite. Nothing more to write...about.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 17 February 2020

Though expensive, I would recommend this restaurant to anyone who is desirous of visiting restaurant as:- a) It is a splendid ambience as it faces the sea; and b) The quality and quantity of the food is proportionate to what you pay...

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 15 February 2020 via mobile

We have been t this restaurant twice (3 times if you count once for a beer) since being in Varkala. We tried because of the ratings. We found that the service was average, the prices were above average and food was average to below average...when compared to other restaurants. It is the place to see and be seen by the 'beautiful people' who hang out here throughout the day.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 8 February 2020

Darjeeling is a very cool place, tasty food and the staff are fab (especially Binod!) They play all the classic tunes you want for a relaxing, memorable evening

Date of visit: February 2020
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Response from nomadamcoco | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course, but still it's common to give tips to the waiter
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Yes we will be open!!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Darjeeling Cafe

Yes, Darjeeling Cafe offers takeaway services.

Yes, Darjeeling Cafe offers delivery services.

Darjeeling Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4