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Ganpati Restaurant

Meer Ghat D 3/24 | Ganpati Guest House, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 542 239 0059
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pakora” (6 reviews)
“banana honey” (2 reviews)
“veg curry” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Indian, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meer Ghat D 3/24 | Ganpati Guest House, Varanasi 221001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bar is know among the ex-pats and long term travelers for being one of few places where you can enjoy a beer while surveying the long expanse of the Ganga. (A cold 16oz. can of Kingfisher beer is 200 rupees.) Access to beer may...More

Thank froghatforfrogmen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we went mostly because it is the only place serving beer, and the beer was cold as we hoped! the view was incredible too. we had a potato paratha which was good, but i would say the focus here is on the view and the...More

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ganpati Restaurant has quite an extensive menu, food is good and both food and drinks are reasonably priced. Service is great. The views from here are unbelievable and the ambiance is lovely especially at night.

Thank vickiparker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best views over the Ganges from the rooftop. Ate here on numerous occasions and the food and service was great.

Thank IntTravEU
Reviewed 14 May 2017

...nice and helpful staff and very reasonably priced. Enjoy a beer and a sunset over the Ganges. For non-hotel guests too.

Thank petboe
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We stayed at this hotel and ate there frequently during our stay. The staff was kind and always joking with us. I enjoyed the ordinary thali a lot, and enjoyed the view of the Ganga. Thank you!

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The staff, though cold at first, really grew on your by the end of our trip. They were all really nice. We ate here most often, mostly because it was so convenient. You aren't going to Varanasi for the food.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Food in this restaurant is one of the best in India. Tasty, a large selection of different tastes, good service and most of all perfect location with view on ghats and Ganga from rooftop

Thank uriton
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Food is Ok but most are too salty to my taste. Also, it is for vegertarian only. Location is great with great view. Service is good and good value.

Thank 912rickyw
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Nice meals every time definitely better than the alka. The staff were helpful over the four days we eat there. The vegetable thali very good and only 150 rs.

Thank shanti48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Meer Ghat D 3/24 | Ganpati Guest House, Varanasi 221001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 542 239 0059
  • E-mail
Our roof top restaurant offer great food and when you sit down to eat or to rest the sweet sacred View of the Ganges River was smiling to you right in front you.
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