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Cafe Cherrapunjee & Inn

Shillong-Cherrapunjee Road, Mawkdok, Cherrapunjee 793111, India
+91 87309 45471
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good44%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Hours
Indian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Shillong-Cherrapunjee Road, Mawkdok, Cherrapunjee 793111, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We arrived on a Friday afternoon, found the "closed" sign hanging at the door. After asking around it was opened just for us. It seems it's the off season & they expect guests only on weekends. The room had the European type of decorations, very...More

1  Thank Experience814014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For city people who start missing toast and butter after a few days, this is a great place to sit and stare endlessly at the stunning views they have to offer. Food is strictly average.

Thank ambalika712
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

The food is tasty and the ambience is best available in that area . The place is neat and clean with a breath taking view . Would recommend

2  Thank IBboy
Reviewed July 22, 2018

For those that like that old colonial feel, this is the place to be. It's got those lovely stone walls and British Raj table linen and other decor details that some of us absolutely adore. The service is a bit slow, so be prepared to...More

1  Thank ShalK8
Reviewed July 17, 2018

(Reviewing for both the cottages and the restaurant) Peaceful, quaint property located midway between attractions in Cherapunjee. Spent time just staying in the sun having tea and lunch and looking around. Staying in cottages recommended over tents. One of the highlights of our tour!

1  Thank n00buser
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Restaurants are difficult to find once you leave Shillong and head to Cherrapunji. Only thing you will find is people selling maggi and boiled eggs. Although the options available are limited, food tastes really nice.

1  Thank AnuA93
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Hi, I want to share my experience in this hotel with you. we were 2 families who booked 2 rooms for a night of 10th June in this hotel. The overall experience was below average and I had following issues. 1)The staff was not very...More

1  Thank optymystyx
Reviewed May 19, 2018

We stayed here for 1 night on our way back to Shillong, the location is absolutely beautiful. Its a huge place with open area to walk around. The manager and staff are very courteous and helpful, highly recommend this place.

1  Thank GAP_adze
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Cafe Cherrapunjee has various options for you to eat. The food was really delicious and value for money. Place is beautifully maintained and tastefully decorated. Everything from soup to noodles to gravy machurian and tea was delicious. Serivce was a bit slow but the friendly...More

1  Thank cutestkrishna
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

We had booked this place for 3 days but ended up staying for one more day. This place is located in Mawkdok and is on the way to Cherrapunji. Its a huge place with open area to walk around, having 4 cottages and one tent...More

3  Thank renu p
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July 28, 2018|
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Response from ShalK8 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't stay there. Just went for the food, but there are definitely rooms available.
amita m
September 18, 2017|
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Response from 109alan | Property representative |
plz call 8014859700
July 15, 2016|
Response from 109alan | Property representative |
Yes sometimes it happens due to shortage of staff...but plz come... we will ensure that service is satisfactory...you can call me on my mobile 8014859700
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shillong-Cherrapunjee Road, Mawkdok, Cherrapunjee 793111, India (Formerly Drive in Cafeteria)
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Meghalaya  >  East Khasi Hills District  >  Cherrapunjee
  • Phone Number: +91 87309 45471
  • E-mail
Heritage Building build since the British Raj.. Has a Cafe and Inn...Located at the Shillong-Cherrapunjee Highway at Mawkdok Village
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