When it comes to travelling to Shimla, the first thing on everyone’s mind is the vast expanse of hills and the picturesque views that are a treat to the eyes. The tall pine trees and the cold mountain air will not just keep you in a vacation mood all along it will also trigger you to binge on some piping hot food. While most hill stations do a great job of offering scrumptious food options, Shimla is a place that has something for everyone.
From the five stars to the street food options, Shimla offers delectable meals that will keep you happy and satisfied all day long. Here are a few select options that you cannot miss out on when you visit this destination!
• Goofa- Ashiana
This restaurant is famous for displaying a 360 degree view of the city. The vibe is easy and romantic and poses as the perfect ambience for a view of the city from the ridge. The restaurant serves continental and Chinese and can be a great place for a nice dinner with your better half.
• Indian Coffee House
Shimla’s Mall Road is a destination that most of us end up visiting inadvertently and Indian Coffee House is a place that is definitely worth a visit. This is a place that serves great coffee and though the food is not exquisite, you will always get a glimpse of the localites, their lifestyle, habits and culture.
• Krishna Bakers’
One of the most well known places for a good old chicken bun and a veg variant of it that is available and equally yummy. Almost similar to the burger, this is a place that offers the best chicken buns and cheeseburgers. Pack some for yourself and head back to the Mahindra Resort. Eat the bun as you sit and gaze out at the view. The Mashobra resort near Shimla is tucked amidst beautiful green landscapes and provides grand views of the Himalayas. Sit back and munch on some hot burgers that you have packed and relish the time here.
• Sitaram and Sons
The famous Chole Bhature at this place are a must try with crispy Bhaturas and deliciously spicy Chole to dip into. This age old eating joint is one that is always filled and rightly so! The Chole Bhature are priced at Rs. 35 and come with onions and pickle on the side. This is one dish that you should not miss out on when you travel to Shimla!
There are various adventurous activities near the Club Mahindra resort in Mashobra. What better way to spend your holiday in the hills, indulge in rock climbing, rappelling, skiing and more. With excellent road and rail connectivity, the resort is just 140 kms away from Chandigarh and a 100 km away from Kalka. Nature walks, apple picking among the lush green apple orchards, indoor games, spa sessions and hiking are all a great way to relax and unwind when you take that vacation to Shimla. Do read some Club Mahindra reviews online for further information on Club Mahindra resorts.