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Ashiana & Goofa

The Ridge, Lower Bazaar, Shimla 171001, India
+91 177 265 8464
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Ridge, Lower Bazaar, Shimla 171001, India
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

We found ourselves on the ridge and hungry rather late in the day for Shimla, so we stumbled into this eatery on the basis of some remembered reviews on tripadvisor. We stuck to ordering Indian-chinese and were rather pleasantly surprised that the food was neither...More

Thank ArmchairTraveller05
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Its located on the ridge. So its a lovely room with windows all around and large curtains. Low tables dot the circular room. It also serves the Himachali specialties of Chicken Anardana and Chana Madra. We tried the Chicken and it was quite good. Also,...More

Thank TravellerBT
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely round room with windows all round - provides excellent people watching opportunities and views. The food was delicious too & the staff were able to help with more information on some of the dishes which was very much appreciated. The staff were quite distracted...More

Thank MrMrsSausageChops
Reviewed 24 April 2017

we randomly stumbled upon this place, and tried the local chinese food. It was amazingly indian and delicious. Dont expect authentic chinese food. What they do is localalised chinese which they do very well! Has an outdoor seating as well. Coffee is also super! Housekeeping...More

Thank Pratzila
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Its right on the Ridge with a fascinating view & the continuous activity on the most popular spot in Shimla, The food is average but the staff is friendly and the atmosphere is comfortable and kind of lazy...a perfect place to dream and wind down,

Thank Subhash K
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Two of our guides recommended this restaurant and we visited twice. Both visits were interesting and enjoyable. A simple menu but good choices. Service was great and friendly. At lunchtime the views were spectacular. One thing to note is that the Lift closes at 19:00...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Experience . Awful. Dealing with the govt ( with some exception ) in India needs a PhD. But to have to do this when you are out for fun ! You have to understand the psychology of the staff .It is not their fault .They...More

Thank AB_13_13
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It's location is absolutely great right on Ridge. It is owned and managed by Himachal Tourist department. When we entered for lunch it was totally full. Luckily we got a table within 10 minutes. The food was very good specially mixed veg and palak paneer....More

Thank BalkrishnaShroff
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had my dinner at this restaurant for 2 days during my recent trip to Shimla...Veg and non veg both dishes that we ordered were really delicious..The restaurant has a good ambience and perfectly located at the ridge itself...Good view outside if you get a table...More

Thank goafreqtraveller
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I have been to Shimla few times and I always go to Ashiana for my evening tea and snacks.Ashiana is located right on the mall and provides great view of valley if you sit outside.It gives you a great view of church and Ridge as...More

Thank Abhishek G
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Avid K
10 April 2017|
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Response from AB_13_13 | Reviewed this property |
I will when I get there if I go .search for any HPTDC menu on the net almost all the same
1 December 2016|
Response from Krishanku | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dheeraj, The place is spacious for 30-40 people. Unfortunately I dont have the number or email id. If you are in shimla its better to speak with them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ridge, Lower Bazaar, Shimla 171001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Shimla District  >  Shimla
  • Phone Number: +91 177 265 8464
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