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Kesar da Dhaba

Chowk Passian | Near Town Hall, Amritsar 143001, India
+91 183 255 2103
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Chowk Passian | Near Town Hall, Amritsar 143001, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Kesar Da Dhaba is famous Vegetarian Punjabi Dhaba in a narrow lane near Chowk Passian, Telephone Exchange at Amritsar, Punjab. It is understood that the dhaba was originally at Lahore, Pakistan but shifted to Amritsar after partition of India in the year 1947. The restaurant...More

Thank CsSharma
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place getting its customer by the good will of 100 years. No taste ,pathestic food and largely overhyped, pricing is on the higher side also,you will not get more choices in the menu, limited choices with hyped name due to customer reviews on the...More

Thank Harsh M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My opinion the food is good but not worth the hype. The place is difficult to reach . The food is very greasy (probably that is the way it should be ) but a definite no no to all hypertensives and diabetics . The paranthas...More

Thank Saitraveller
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant based on good TripAdvisor reviews and a local on our train had advised us to go here. It was easy enough to find if you have google maps as it is down some smaller lanes. We ordered the aloo thali...More

Thank Abigail C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A treat to the taste buds, authentic Punjabi food, rich and mouth-watering. They have a legacy and I am glad they are keeping up with it. It's vegetarian and Dal Makhni is a must try. The place hasn't lost its original touch, before it does.....More

Thank Nimisha v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place served sumptuous heavy food. A must try is the Thali with any parantha combination. Esp With Gobhi or Aaloo. One thali is sufficient to serve two people also. Serving rich delicacies laden with pure ghee, this place is a must visit for food...More

Thank Gautam S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food to taste. Value for money. One of the famous dhabas of Amritsar. Place is a bit too cramped n is mostly crowded hence the waiting period may be a bit too long. Value for money. If u r a foodie do visit this...More

Thank ashishiyengar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone said Kesar da dhaba is the best restaurant in Amritsar but we were highly dissatisfied and disappointed. The dal, their most talked about and highly recommended by the staff- just average The parathas - they lack richness. Seemed as if they had just poured...More

Thank Mansi J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A place which is known for its good quality I love the food.... Purely made and yes it is meant be tasted...... U may find service a Lil poor but what that matter when food is worth spend for

Thank Geetbawa22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is loaded with ghee and makhan which makes it damm oily but at d same time damm tasty. We had ordered dal makhani, baigan ka bharta and kulchas and laccha parata...we orederd half of every dish which was sufficient enough for 3...More

Thank CWadia
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Jasdeep K
13 March 2018|
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Response from Mohan126 | Reviewed this property |
No, only soft drinks are availlable
11 March 2018|
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Response from Chiragkhanna | Reviewed this property |
Hello sir I don't about the proper Jain food I can not misguide you for that but It's a pure veg Resturant Dabha I can make you sure for that.
23 November 2017|
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Response from hollioake | Reviewed this property |
Hi Aditya, I am not sure about the rules but I think you can carry the stuff provided it is decently packed. Kesar Da Dhaba is about 1.5 kms. from Golden Temple and I can tell you, the Veg. stuff you get thete, you won't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chowk Passian | Near Town Hall, Amritsar 143001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Punjab  >  Amritsar District  >  Amritsar
  • Phone Number: +91 183 255 2103
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