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Indian, Asian, International
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
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Reviewed 25 February 2021

My few visits @ Cecil Oberoi shimla .... mentions the excellent hospitality offered by entire staff ... the special attention to your food choices and serving the unforgettable dishes by celebrity chef RKBhatia ... passing on the taste of each spice and delicious food and...breakfast prepared by him .... His dishes has some special taste not only because he is preparing and serving Oberoi guests for last 32 year’s but his heart poured into the preparations !!! Try his Daal ... giving tough competition to daal Bukhara and malai kofta nicely cooked melting in your mouth .... lot to write in my next riview....More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 21 December 2019 via mobile

Very nice and peaceful and sober atmosphere.. food was good ,freshly prepared and tasted good.i like it and behaviour of all staff was very good

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 15 December 2019

Very good food. Actually i tried jumbo burger ,it was very nice actually i liked it and behaviour of all stuff was very good

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 November 2019 via mobile

Our guide brought us to the Alfa Restaurant for a late lunch during our walking tour of Shimla. It’s a “simple” restaurant, nothing fancy. The place was packed the whole time we were there — I think we were the only westerners in the restaurant....The menu seemed to be robust with Indian, Chinese and international foods. We weren’t real hungry, so we decided on a simple lunch of soup, naan and lentils. All was very good, as was the service.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 25 July 2019

Worst restaurant of Shimla. They discriminate between Indians and foreigners. I went with my bae and ordered chicken burger and coffee. The same were also ordered by a foreigner couple. However they asked us to sit in outer area saying that this order is not...served here and asked to move to outer area (and vacate the lounge we were sitting).I pointed the waiter that how cud foreigners eat same burger and coffee at this area why not indians.he was clueless .I immediately out of frustration moved out of the restrauant.so anyone of you can decide how much humiliation and discrimination within my own country I faced. I don't knw how I will be compensated for such discrimination faced .bad restraurant with bad policies . Restraunt owner should compensate for this .More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 27 June 2019 via mobile

Well, this place really serves a good variety of food which you may find delectable. I enjoyed my meal there. The price is also reasonable considering the location and food quality. The service was disappointingly slow and poor, but that is understandable keeping the crowd...in mind.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 11 June 2019

Our group was finding better place for lunch we visit alpha restaurant the food is average but I love the chowmein of this restaurant

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 8 May 2019

Our expectation was being located in a prominent place in The mall, it would serve tasty and delicious preparations. We were quite disappointed. The continental dishes we ordered were not properly prepared and also the quality of chicken was tough.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 27 April 2019 via mobile

Ample place to sit. Restaurant has quick and good service. Offers Indian, Chinese meals. Food was good, freshly prepared and tasted good.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

This is one of the hotel which I got to eat worst chicken biriyani and we had to order one more dish ( chicken fried rice ), which was just average for the price.

Date of visit: February 2019
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