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Tara's Gallery Cafe and Bar

) #6 of 47 Restaurants in Shangri-La County €€ - €€€ Asian, Indian,
House 29, Old Town, Shangri-La County, China
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (6 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Indian, Tibetan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
House 29, Old Town, Shangri-La County, China
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tara is offering an excellent choice of Tibetan and Indian food. This is a lovely place and the owner is also very nice. We tried the Indian dishes (after 2 weeks in China) and everything was perfect. Don't hesitate to go there and enjoy the...More

Thank mathieu8934
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tara's may be a little tricky to find, but it's worth it. Deliciously spiced, very attentive service, quick, stunningly beautiful location, reasonably priced... support this original, hardworking business!

Thank Caitlin W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

You should definitely pop by for a meal, drinks or snacks if you are in Shangri-la. In an original building of the Old Town, the place is full of stories and culture. More than that, it is a cosy hideaway with what is best described...More

Thank ottodacat2
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Back in Shangrila and a must for me is to go back to the Tara Gallery Cafe. Why there? Because here we can combine eating delicious (and varied!) food, with enjoying a beautiful view from the terrace, while sitting in a truely old house, with...More

Thank franbeg2014
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was in India last March,traveled around from Mumbai, to Pune, to Kolkata and Orissa. It was great for the first couple of days, all the deliciousness of Indian flavors, but then it becomes a lot to have it daily for 3 weeks. That's why...More

Thank Tplevn
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

With a nice selection of local artists represented, one could lose time here just enjoying their works or sipping on a nice coffee.

Thank HansiZhai
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Went there to see, the road is under construction and the place appears to be closed all day long.. looks like it will take at least a few more months tull they'll reopen.

Thank ristlin
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Although it's a little off the beaten track, the food is worth the exploring! Such fresh ingredients used in all the meals. We tried Indian, Tibettan and food from Yunnan itself. Absolutely loved dining here and the atmosphere is great!!! Lovely paintings for sale as...More

Thank Jennyscottx
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Even though it is not simple to find this restaurant, the search through the beautiful ancient city is def worth it. The food is really fantastic, one of the best food we've had in Yunnan. Tara is incredibly friendly and helpful and also has great...More

Thank LWGerman
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed eating dinner here. The atmosphere is great here and the English menu is easy to read and follow. Highly recommend the Tibetan menu. Tara is so sweet and so nice!!

Thank Josh - Liz W
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Chandra V
18 May 2017|
Response from Uttara S |
Yes we are open. Our phone number is 86 887 (area code) 8226128. Another number is 86 13988781561.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: House 29, Old Town, Shangri-La County, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Shangri-La County
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