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Whispering Bamboo

#140 of 6,388 Restaurants in Pune
Certificate of Excellence
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Vivanta by Taj - Blue Diamond Hotel, Lobby Level, Road No. 11, Koregaon Park, Pune 411001, India
+91 20 6602 5555
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12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
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Pune, India
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185 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We visited this place last night and here's a review, as fresh as the food we had there. The place could use a little better ambiance, in the sense, the lighting and presence of the karaoke singer doesn't do justice to the standard (and prices) of the food here. No offence to the musician, but bryan adams being belted out... More 

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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The food here is really not up to the mark, up to whose mark, you may ask.... Not even up to the mark of a local street vendor, when we visited there were only 3 vegetables in each of the dishes we ordered .... Red pepper, Yellow pepper and spring onion...with a terrible balance of flavors with everything just tasting... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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429 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

"Please have these mangoes at least. I have brought these especially for you, from the orchard at my home "requested Executive Chef Sachin Joshi after I had politely refused to have the dessert served to me. (Chocolate dumplings with Vanilla Ice cream). This exactly is the reason why I visited Whispering Bamboo - the renowned Chinese Restaurant at Vivanta by... More 

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1 Thank Kesava_Mallia
Mexico City, Mexico
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

I want to say a few things about this amazing and beautiful restaurant, first of all, the staff is amazing, they are sooo nice and make you feel soooo welcome and relaxed Second, the restaurant is beautiful, the music, the decor, the colors, everything! Makes you feel so relaxed on a busy and crowded beautiful city, Third, the food WOW!... More 

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New Delhi, Delhi, India
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37 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

Centrally located at Koregaon Park at Taj Vivanta, this restaurant serves good oriental cuisine. Great hospitality with an average ambience.

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1 Thank Sujata752
Pune, India
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016

Had lunch with family on valentines day. We ordered snacks, rice, noodles and chicken in main course. All the food items were excellent in taste.

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1 Thank Pankaj M
New Delhi, India
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74 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

Amazing food and ambience in midst of the city. Live upto the expectation one can expect out of a Taj group hotel.

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Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
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146 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Place is a little crowded but location is good for both biusiness meetings and family dinners. Food used to be great earlier but this time I felt it was just average.

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1 Thank Varsha_Manohar
Pune, India
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Went to Whispering Bamboos today for lunch. The ambience and service is always very good here, however the food was quite mediocre and honestly not value for money. The lotus stem we ordered for the starters was quite hard and dry. I had a chear prawn and mushroom corriander soup. The prawns had zero taste and the overall quantity was... More 

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1 Thank Ishan342
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

The crab sweet corn soup,to start with, brings flavours of the wonderful journey which one will experience. The starters have their authentic ingredients to take the diner to the pan-Asian cuisine followed by the main course whether it it fish or meats. The atmosphere too, is not rushed

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$25
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vivanta by Taj - Blue Diamond Hotel, Lobby Level, Road No. 11, Koregaon Park, Pune 411001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Pune
  • Phone Number: +91 20 6602 5555

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