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Il Forno

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Hadimba Road | Siyal, Manali, Manali Tehsil 175131, India
+91 94599 40527
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've tried couple of pizzas and variety of chicken and everything is awesome. i would suggest lemonada for a refreshing day ahead. the view is speculator and the owner mrs. Ashmita Gaur is very helpful and makes you feel home. GREAT EXPERIENCE!!

Thank SHivani S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow, Amazing, Superb, Best, Must Visit are some of the adjectives to define this place. Right from the location, to the old ancestral property, to its ambience, to the Owner (Host), The Staff and most important the Cuisine Presentation and the Taste are just awesome. If any one fond of tasting the True Italian Cuisine, This Place has to be... More 

Thank Kalpesh T
New Delhi, India
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Il For No has a very authentic and local Himachali setting and building with a beautiful garden and parking which is a big ++ in Manali. Food is authentic and prepared fresh with organic and delish ingredients. Possibly one of the best Italian food I have had in India....but at Rs 1000/person(total bill was about 7000) for 7 people it... More 

Thank Udit_Jugaad
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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66 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a fabulous place, great ambience and very authentic Italian food. On the way to Hidimba Devi temple. You can miss it in case you do not look out for it. Its a cottage with its own yard and garden which is converted into a restaurant. The seating outdoors is great, you can view the mountains and sit out... More 

Thank Sanjaygc
Milan, Italy
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

this is an italian restaurants but with no italians works there, the location is very quiet and peaceful. i tried a couple of pizzas and bruschetta too. the bruschetta was tasty even if it's very easy to do, the pizza was nice for be in india but i'm italian and was not so good but however the best one that... More 

Thank Riccardo R
Suva, Fiji
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint little restaurant a short walk from the hotel that we were staying at that lived up to its reviews. The food was amazingly good!

Thank AAD679
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent surroundings , infact went their twice in three days , so u can imagine the food was excellent. Although would recommend this place more for afternoon than evening , as our experience in afternoon was superb and much better . Evenings was not that good though . But excellent place for Italian

Thank Gautam H
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Ambiance Authentic Italian Food Must visit and have a great evening. Great great great enjoy....

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food & nature .....Best Italian restaurant of manali...Every thing is good of Il Forno , service , food , view 😃😃😃

Thank Parth s
New Delhi, India
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

authentic italian food with no compromises on taste and quality of service... ambience is amazing...

Thank vikassachdeva81

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hadimba Road | Siyal, Manali, Manali Tehsil 175131, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Kullu District  >  Manali Tehsil  >  Manali
  • Phone Number: +91 94599 40527
Il Forno in Manali offers authentic Italian cuisine, served in an exceptional apple orchard setting with stunning views of the Himalaya. The cottage built Circa 1860 in the Western Himalayan Kathkuni architecture style has both indoor & al-fresco seating. Wood-fired oven Pizzas & Calzones are our House Speciality, along with other traditional Italian dishes.

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