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Petrichor - CLOSED

Dr.Zakir Hussain Road, Darjeeling, India, Darjeeling, India
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
12 Sep 2012
“Not longer open”
7 Feb 2012
“So much more than a restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Dr.Zakir Hussain Road, Darjeeling, India, Darjeeling, India
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Reviewed 20 August 2011

...and that's just what I did! I first stumbled across Petrichor after seeing a few posters around Darj for a cafe and arts workshop. This unassuming little chill out cafe is (and no exaggeration!) by far my favourite spot in the whole of India. Run...More

4  Thank DavidMillar88
Reviewed 17 August 2011

My partner and I stumbled across this little treasure last year during the quiet monsoon season. It is one place which stands out above the rest to us in terms of hospitality and have to let the world of travellers know to pop in and...More

2  Thank jayneey
Reviewed 16 August 2011

If you're feeling overwhelmed by the bustling country of India, make your way to Darjeeling and more specifically, this little cafe located in the foothills of the Himalayas. Petrichor is a great place to go, unwind, pop in a film or pick up a book,...More

2  Thank janetkle
Reviewed 8 August 2011

Without a doubt, Darjeeling's best chillout spot. The Burritos are worth trying and, if you're not vegetarian, living legend Dave's pasta recipe is a must. But the true winner is the savoury french toast. Delicious food, however, is only the beginning. Patrons S & D...More

Thank tisumus_prime
Reviewed 7 August 2011

I first arrive to this place by accident with my girl. The place designed like the coolest cafe in my home country. The food is really tasety ,in reasonable prices. But above all, is the atmosphire. I found this place as my home, and that's...More

Thank Y0gev
Reviewed 6 August 2011

There are so many things that we could say about Petrichor. It is an Art cafe where guests can go in and paint and craft, a studio which makes handmade products and souvenirs, a place to read and watch TV or films,wonderful owners ( they...More

Thank Rhys_11
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Restaurant Details

Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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  • Address: Dr.Zakir Hussain Road, Darjeeling, India, Darjeeling, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling District  >  Darjeeling
In the bustling and steroid-like culture of India, this little cafe in Darjeeling became my haven. The people that passed through became my family--albeit even for a short time. The food makes you come back, but it's the owners Sweta and Dipang whom make you want to say.
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