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The Orchid Dining Room

18 H.D Lama Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 7226
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
1 Sep 2018
“Good food no time consumes”
21 Jun 2018
“Excellent is the word!!”
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Chinese, Indian, European
PRICE
$$$$
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18 H.D Lama Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

nice food as you preffer, the cleaness is the most important which they have maintain and restro is nearMore

1  Thank Flyer792951
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Dear Sir! We thank you so much for your appreciation of the food and cleanliness ! We look forward to serving you again ! The Elgin was built in 1887 and being a listed heritage property, the Elgin management is doing its level best to...More

Reviewed 21 June 2018

Probably I had my best meals in Darjeeling at The Orchid Dining Room. everything about this place is good,starting from the ambiance, the food, the service,everything was so perfect.And by the way, your heart will not miss a beat looking at the bill at the...More

Thank JharnaS10
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Sir/ Madame! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your meals at The Orchid dining room with us. We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

I wasn't staying here, but was warmly welcomed for dinner. The whole experience was great, like a trip back in time to colonial days. The dining room was elegant and lit by candles and a pianist was playing non stop. Staff were decked out in...More

Thank savvy_dave
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Dear Sir/ Madame! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at The Orchid dining room with us. We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Orchid dining room was good option for lunch as well as dinner . Food was very tasty with good service. Budget friendly restaurant.More

Thank convwp
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Dear Sir / Madame ! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your meal at The Orchid dining room with us. We look forward to serving...More

Reviewed 28 February 2018

best food in darjeeling if you are looking to fine dine... the ambience is a 10/10 and there is a piano session at the dinner with candles on each table , its a dreamy romantic setting . loved the food, loved the hospitality, loved the...More

Thank iSeePlaces
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

Dear Sir / Madame ! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at The Orchid dining room with us. We look forward to serving...More

Reviewed 25 January 2018

Best place to dine in Darjeeling. Generous buffet that allows you to sample a wide range of Indian dishes.More

Thank arberton
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Dear Sir ! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at The Orchid dining room with us. We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had dinner buffet in the orchid dining room restaurant. Food was excellent, staffs were really helpful, served us on priority we had few children in our group. Nicely decorated, it is a good dining option in Darjeeling on the Mall road.More

Thank mamatabaroda
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2016

Dear Madame ! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at The Orchid dining room with us. We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 4 March 2016

Just over Glenary's , this place is famous for its Chinese and Thai Cuisine. Though a bit deeper to the pockets, but well deserved.More

1  Thank Torab_Ali
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2016

Dear Sir ! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at The Orchid restaurant with us . We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 17 January 2016

We visited The Elgin, for dinner during our visit to Darjeeling and it was an absolutely fantastic experience , they had a sumptuous dinner buffet with a mix of an Indian and International selection we loved the baked pie , papaya salad and the cherry...More

1  Thank triplover807
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2016

Dear Sir ! My team and I at The Elgin, Darjeeling would like to thank you for your positive feedback and we are happy to learn that you enjoyed your dinner at The Orchid restaurant with us . We look forward to serving you again...More

Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We went to the Elgin for afternoon tea and were lucky enough to also book a seat for the Gala Xmas dinner. The afternoon tea was great, darjeeling second flush (of course) sandwiches and several types of pakora gave an Indian twist to the usual...More

1  Thank Neil B
ElginGuestRelations, General Manager at The Orchid Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Dear Sir ! Namaskar! Thank you for your detailed feedback and appreciation of the property and the afternoon tea service, we are also happy about your positive experience with us in The Orchid Dining Room for the Christmas gala dinner and musical evening . Your...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 17
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 H.D Lama Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling District  >  Darjeeling
  • Phone Number: +91 354 225 7226
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Description
The Elgin is the oldest heritage hotel in Darjeeling, built in 1887, the hotel has an afternoon tea lounge and an outdoor garden gazebo serving a selection of fresh leaf Darjeeling teas & an entire afternoon tea menu, while drinks and cocktails are also served in the cozy Timber Bar. The Hotel also does set breakfast ,lunch and dinner buffets and table service at the Orchid Dining Room of the hotel . There is also live music in the evening at dinner time in the Orchid Dining Room.
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