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Frank Ross Cafe

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Nehru Rd, Darjeeling, India
+91 354 225 8194
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Mumbai
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111 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The place serves vegetarian food only so probably attractive for people who have to opt for such places only. The food is expensive and not of good quality and service is rude and slow. Best to avoid. Is located on the main road so should be easy to locate.

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Thank Payal G
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is worst,don't understand the meaning of fresh lemon water, ambience is smelly and not clean, chef should take a class to learn how to make paper dosa,worst food of my life

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Thank Rohini D
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located at Neheru Road, Darjeeling. Popular cafe among locals as well as tourists. Fine dine, good seating arrangement and good service. Pao vagi, bara Pao, grilled sandwich, dosa, Idli, pizza as well as puri sabji, alu partha also available. Tasty food, reasonable price. Staff's are very friendly and well trained. Must try to chocolate milk shake.

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Thank JhumpaSamanta
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91 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its one of the vegetarian cafe and serves many international food like tacos and enchiladas. The attached pharmacy sells groceries.

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Thank POOCHAWLA
Bhopal, India
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256 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vegans and vegetarians are well catered for at Frank Ross Café, one of a handful of only-vegetarian eateries in this town.

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Thank ShaileshPahuja
Kansas City, Kansas
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I liked the momo's a lot. But something here made me sick. I think it was the ice cream/sprite float. It was yummy, but like most places in Darjeeling, the dishes may be washed with tap water but if they're not dried off as well...you're probably going to get sick. Both my husband and I have upset stomachs.This isn't specific... More 

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Thank Lacy R
Kathmandu, Nepal
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

tacos looked great in the photo, turned out to be microwaved baked beans on tortilla chips...wtf! Some of the other food looked more normal.

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Thank biss72
Kolkata, India
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

It is an average cafe with average food. With the price tag that they offer you can get better food like in Hasty Tasty for vegetarians and Keventers for Non Vegetarians

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Thank DNTT2014
Bengaluru, India
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Bread rosted with garlic paste doesn't make garlic bread The salsa for tacos is just some veg curry The veg sandwiches have a really lame veg cutlet. That was our order. They do have pongal n dosas for those south people who are home sick... No idea if that's what gives it it's high rating

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Thank sairam_sadanandan
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Went there for our dinner. The setting is not very tempting. Food quality is OK but platting and portion size is not great. We ordered Mumbai Sandwich and Enchilada. Sandwich was very usual. Enchilada was better than what we had at other places with strong flavours. Overall an average experience.

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Thank Nitin A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Indian, Cafe, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nehru Rd, Darjeeling, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling District  >  Darjeeling
  • Phone Number: +91 354 225 8194

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?