Darjeeling is a a beautiful town in West Bengal that is surrounded with lush green tea plantations and the majestic Khangchendzonga which is the world’s third highest mountain. During your visit to this scenic town, make sure you visit these quaint cafes to satiate your cravings. We have listed the 5 best cafes in Darjeeling that you must visit for a heavenly gastronomical experience. Also Read - Registered Homestays in West Bengal to Get Rs 1.5 Lakh Incentive Each From State Government

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1. Frank Ross Cafe

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Located on Nehru road, Frank Ross cafe is one of the few vegetarian cafes in Darjeeling. An absolute delight for vegetarians, this cafe serves some of the best pizzas, burgers and also idli and vada. If you are looking for a quick breakfast, this is where you should be. The decor is very simple yet impressive.

Address: Chauk Bazaar, Darjeeling, West Bengal

2. Hot Stimulating Cafe

hot stimulating cafe

A cozy eatery on Hooker Road, Hot Stimulating Cafe is surrounded by greenery and serves only momos and tea. So if you visit this cafe expecting full course meals, you will be disappointed. However, your hunger is sure to be satiated since the momos here are the best in town.  And for the ones who like cooking, they also provide momo-making classes for a nominal fee. The walls of this cafe are covered with Bob Marley’s photos which is something that attracts many music lovers. Do not forget to try their masala chai.

Address: Richmond Hill, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734101

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3. Kunga’s


Noodle soups and mouth watering momos for breakfast- if this already has you drooling, head to Kunga’s which is located on Gandhi Road. With wooden walls covered with Tibetan scrolls, this cafe is small yet one of the best cafes in Darjeeling.  You can also try their delicious shafales, muesli, juices and Tibetan meat pies. It is said that Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor loved their food when he was here for a movie shoot. Aren’t these reasons enough for you to visit?

Address: 51 Gandhi Road, Darjeeling – 734101, India.

4. Glenary’s Bakery and Cafe


One of the most prominent landmarks of Darjeeling, Glenary’s Bakery and Cafe is a British style cafe that serves delicious breakfast and is also well known for it. Pies, pastries, brownies and salads are some of their other delicacies that are to die for. Its simple yet beautiful decor makes it an amazing place to be to taste the best Darjeeling food. The red telephone booth is sure to catch your attention.

Address: NH 31C, Uttar Bagdogra, Bagdogra, West Bengal 734014

5. Foodsteps


This spacious and attractive cafe serves an all-day breakfast menu. Foodsteps offers waffles, pancakes , many vegan dishes and also organic food. There is a lot to choose from their menu and hence this cafe is every foodie’s favorite place. Relish these delicacies along with their steaming cup of tea.

Address: C/O Pineridge Hotel, 19, Nehru Road | Near Chaurasta, Darjeeling 734101, India

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