The Northeastern states of India are indeed a paradise on earth. With tall green mountains and snowy clouds, the weather of this rugged beauty is the only escape from reality.
Your gateway to heaven comes with many different traditions & cultures. So, if you are looking to explore the region, here are some best cafes & restaurants to try for some delicious food & of course the best view.
1. Bibliotheque Book Cafe, Gangtok – Sikkim
The cafe that not only serves you food but books too! This cafe has the best view and comforts you with some drooling food. From the gaze out at the mountain view, cheesecake, and Thai rolls you are all set.
2. Loafing Around, Gangtok – Sikkim
Are you a fan of cheesecakes? Well, this place serves the best blueberry cheesecake and chocolate truffle with vanilla gelato. With a vintage theme, you will just fall in love with the place.
3. ML 05 Cafe, Shillong – Meghalaya
A concept that celebrates road trips and food. This is a place for all Royal Enfield lovers as you see one hanging at the cafe. As you see the theme of the cafe revolves around endless roads, beautiful journeys & comfort food!
4. Paradise, Guwahati – Assam
If you want to try the local culinary flavours this is the place for you. You get the local authentic Khasi food. From veg to non-veg you can try the Assamese thali here.
5. Chopstyx, Aizawl – Mizoram
The place serves a mix of Tibetan, Korean, Chinese, and American dishes. Chopstyx is known to serve incredible Tibetan food. It gives you a view of the pretty little town of Aizwal.
6. Cafe Hendrix, Guwahati- Assam
The cafe is named after the legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix. With some good music and drinks, if you are a rock music lover you will love this love.
7. Coco Cafe, Aizawl – Mizoram
You know the place is good when the locals eat there. Coco cafe has some best local cuisines. The cafe also has live music performances to make your evenings better.
8. The Local Cafe, Gangtok – Sikkim
The Local cafe is one of the popular places you should visit. It is considered the best cafe in Gangtok. They have a lot of vegan cuisines and a variety of mouthwatering cakes.
9. Dylan’s Cafe, Shillong – Meghalaya
This cafe is located in Shillong, a quaint cafe paying tribute to Bob Dylan. It is located at a convenient location with some comfort including vegan and gluten-free cuisines.
10. Spring Valley, Tezpur – Assam
This place serves simple hot, tasty snacks and mini-meals. They also have a bakery section that has muffins, sweets, bread, and pastries. The restaurant serves veg thali for ₹90.
11. Tio Cafe, Kohima- Nagaland
Tio cafe is known to give you a vibe like home. The space is so intimate and warm make sure you spend plenty of time here.
12. Jungle Cafe, Gangtok – Sikkim
The Jungle cafe is known for Sikkimese delicacies. The theme of the cafe gives you jungle vibes, they have good space for kids to play. Jungle Cafe is known for its freshly baked pastries, cakes, and desserts.
Price: Approximately ₹4000
13. Tipsy Town Cafe, Guwahati – Assam
This is a pocket-friendly cafe with some quirky setup. The place has some good Chinese food you can try.
14. Cafe RiverRun, Guwahati – Assam
The cafe has an overlooking view of the river Brahmaputra. It is the best hangout spot, with a pocket-friendly menu. You can also enjoy the picturesque sunset over the river.
15. Tawang Food Court, Tawang Valley- Arunachal Pradesh
You can interact with a lot of local people here. They have wine (from ₹80 a glass) including other drinks. They also serve a lot of traditional cuisines, like Tibetan dumplings, Monpa thali, Bhutanese dazhi, and more.
May you have the best trip of your life.