Food of Kalimpong

foods of kalimpong

Eating out in Kalimpong is really incredible and simply fabulous. Though one could not see innumerable chic and stylish restaurants in this hill station but it completely satisfies the hunger of its visitors with small, simple and wayside stalls. The main snacks that are liked by the local people and tourists in Kalimpong are Momos and Thukpa (i.e. noodle soup).

On the priority, people of Kalimpong love to eat Tibetan and Chinese food. There are many restaurants and small eateries that offer these two cuisines and other than these, one could also find them serving Indian as well as Mughlai cuisine also. Then, if your taste goes with Western cuisine, then also there are few restaurants that serve this style food.

For top-class Chinese food, you must go to China Garden; for Indian food, The Soods Garden Retreat and The Sana Hill Top is must tried ones; for eating mouth-watering momos, try Gompu’s but for pure vegetarian momos, move ahead towards Shikhar, Mohan Daju, Sagar, Unique and yes, stalls on the road side, etc. But if you like to have some beverages, then King Thai is suggested in Kalimpong.

Other most-liked restaurants in Kalimpong are Lee, Aroma, Mandarin and Park Restaurants.


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