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Dekevas Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Chinese, Asian, Tibetan, Indian
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Darjeeling H O | Dekeling Hotel, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 4159
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By chance i found this little restaurant. It was newly renovated and had a good deal of atmosphere. I loved it. Try the dragon chicken as starter and then go with one of the noodle soups. To drink i can recommend the lemon/ginger tea.

Thank Elias Johannes B
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476 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dekevas is a small, friendly restaurant serving Tibetan/Indian/Chinese food at very good prices. You will need to write your order down on the notepad provided and the service is quick and efficient. Momos come in a very large portion so one will do for two people unless you are really hungry. Oddly, in Dekevas, the momos come with a thin,... More 

Thank Koshkha
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up going here because Kunga was closed and we absolutely loved this place. The Tibetan bread was nice and fluffy and it went well with the soup .They had ran out of chicken momos so we ordered the Thenthug ..not sure if I got the spelling right but really awesome dish.It was fulfilling and tasty like soul food... More 

Thank anushkarele
Brisbane, Australia
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Great find right here, tried it out as other places were packed. This place offers fantastic Tibetan food. Home made flat noodles in veg broth was so nice, I could live off that dish. Also very fair price range for a hotel restaurant.

Thank Emily H
Kerala, India
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164 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is a small but cute restaurant where you can get tasty momos. Near the chowrasta all other momo shops were small road side shops which were not clean. This is a place where you can again and again have all local specials at cheap price and in a neat atmosphere. This has limited seats. Do not miss this if... More 

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México D.F.
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

The first good thing of the place is the atmosphere. It has a lot of warm light over the long tables that contrasts with the cold outside. The food is very tasty although you'll find the same variety in many other restaurants at a cheaper price. I tried the thukpa. It was very good. On the contrary, the coffee custard... More 

Thank Plagebleu
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Located near Kunga, Dekevas offers wide range of momos & soups..restaurant is more spacious in comparison to Kunga..excellent place for food-lovers..Price is quite reasonable..

Thank s0uvik2015
Burnaby, Canada
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80 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

The food at Dekevas was a welcoming change to the Indian norm. While we are big fans of curries and tandoori, the freshness of the thukpas and momos were a wonderful treat packed full of flavour, especially with the tray of dipping sauces offered. The prices were cheap for the quantity and when compliments were presented to the chef, I... More 

Thank TravelingDanimal
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188 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Dekevas restaurant is on the street level, under the Lunar Hotel. It offers basic Tibetan food, with decent taste and preparation. I left hoping I wouldn't get sick. The decor is minimal and tossed together. It would be a quiet place but there was a loud German lady talking with a table-mate about all of her travels. The guys who... More 

Thank Paul K
Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

...and also the warm bread and the various soups. Delicious!! Nice little restaurant with very good food.

Thank Ute K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Tibetan, Indian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Darjeeling H O | Dekeling Hotel, Darjeeling 734101, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling
  • Phone Number: +91 354 225 4159

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