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Governor's Lounge

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Hotel Le Dupleix, #5 Caserne Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
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12 Jul 2017
“A very nice and historical place for dining”
1 Feb 2017
“Great ambience, DISAPPOINTING FOOD”
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
Hotel Le Dupleix, #5 Caserne Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a piece of history in Pondicherry and is now a hotel and also a fine dining area...the ambience is good and the place has both outside and inside seating areas..the quality of food is nice and so is the service..they take care of...More

Thank Alok2108
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Went here with a lot of hope after looking at the ambience and you feel you're walking into somewhere nothing can ever get wrong. Unfortunately i was wrong. We head here for a good lunch since we were in Pondicherry. Manage to order our dishes,...More

Thank Shamalen
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Spent my birthday evening at the bar. The only place that was worth spending the good part of the night in Pondicherry. We popped Moet and had a great round of the best names served in the country. Food was excellent, they even offered to...More

1  Thank smeezan
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is a part of the hotel Le Dupleix and this place had great food to offer. This is one place where you could just stay calm and sip as many drinks you want since you know that the staff is capable of handling you...More

Thank gopalsunny
Reviewed 23 February 2015

I enjoyed my dinner there very much be it the food, the setting, the service were all I could imagine Pondicherry French Town to be, next time I will go for a late lunch, a drink and maybe even breakfast too.

Thank Juicebabe
Reviewed 30 March 2014

We have been to many restaurants on our travels,this one is outstanding ,from arrival to leaving,service,food,maitre de,setting,menu, Excellent . Wish we had stayed in the hotel has well the rooms look 5 star

Thank Phillip T
Reviewed 30 July 2012

Sunday summer afternoons in Pondicherry have to be spent indoors in cool air-conditioned comfort with a cold glass of rose in hand - and there is no where better to spend it than at the Governor's Lounge at the Le Dupleix! We made a rushed...More

Thank AshishChennai
Reviewed 9 February 2012

Considering the very classy travel-magazine-level surroundings, the food is quite reasonable (250-350 Rs per entree). The food is delicious, the service is great. Perfect for couples. Be sure to get a table in the courtyard.

Thank Golo D
Reviewed 31 August 2010

This bar claims to be Pondicherry's first bar. Though I'm not sure of this, this however don't affect my opinion on this bar. They have some of the amazing cocktails besides the regular collection of spirits. The hotel is a restored heritage building and the...More

1  Thank Saarthak_Mahapatra
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  • Address: Hotel Le Dupleix, #5 Caserne Street, Pondicherry 605001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry
  • Phone Number: +91-413-222-6001-5
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