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Shankara Vegis Restaurant

Chowk Kaghzi | Near Taj South Gate Road, Agra 282001, India
+91 562 233 1384
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thali” (26 reviews)
“veg pakora” (3 reviews)
“masala tea” (2 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Indian, Asian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Chowk Kaghzi | Near Taj South Gate Road, Agra 282001, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for budget travellers, this 4 table place isn't fancy but the food is reasonable and the prices (especially for only being a hundred or so metres from the Taj entrance) are great - my fiancee and I ate a main meal and drinks for...More

Thank Roan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a sanctuary. Perfect respite from the other touts on this road. The food (don’t miss the excellent value thali) is also fantastic, as well as the view from the rooftop. By far the best experience we have had in a restaurant in India. We...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with my father and had such a lovely meal! The food is amazing and fresh (best we've had on our trip). The owners are wonderfully friendly and helpful. I highly recommend eating here!

Thank ka87sw
Reviewed 2 November 2017

After a long walk through Agra I stumbled upon this place to rest my weary bones. The place was welcoming, cool, clean and filled with the smells of good food. My intention was to order tea, sit for a quick break and regain my strength...More

Thank Alicattaylor
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Pls do visit this place.. very nice arrangements in small place U can ask hotel owner for extra stuff in not in menu. He can arrange for same.

Thank Sushil C
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

After spending the morning exploring the Taj Mahal, we were ready for some lunch. There's plenty of options in the Taj Ganj area but the reviews on this esteemed site and our trusty Lonely Planet guide lead us here. It turned out to be a...More

Thank eddymaya
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We were on our way to a different cafe when decided to stop here, and it was worth it. Delicious food, my favourite was the thali, nice view of the Taj, laid back cafe, nice chatty owner. Definitely worth a stop here, we ate there...More

Thank Giorgia R
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for early dinner. Delicious Thali and well priced. Wifi and charging available. Owners very friendly and knowledgable with helpful advice about Agra. Would recommend to individual travellers and families alike.

Thank mitul2791
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We went up for some beers at sunset. the price was right and the service was good. the owner was welcoming. There are better views but it was pleasant. We didn't eat here. Laid back feel.

Thank tireeny
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Walking down the East Gate towards Taj Ganj and within the market area itself - EVERYONE hawks you for business at their restaurant. We get it, you're trying to make a living and its your job, but honestly, it put us off. Especially when we...More

1  Thank Holly C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chowk Kaghzi | Near Taj South Gate Road, Agra 282001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Agra District  >  Agra
  • Phone Number: +91 562 233 1384
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