Scotland of the East, Shillong is nestled within lush green hill ranges. It still has some colonial architectural marvels in certain pockets. This colorful city is located on Khasi hills and is a perfect destination to experience natural beauty and adventures. Along with thrilling experiences it also attracts food lovers throughout the country because of the local delicacies.
There are so many amazing restaurants which serve the most delicious dishes. On the visit to Shillong, make sure that you try the local Khasi cuisine if you want to get a feel of the authentic Meghalaya. Some of the best restaurants in Shillong are:
The place offers Chinese vibe. The place is spacious and feels very airy. There are wooden partitions in between tables which provides privacy to people. The food choice ranges from local delicacies to authentic Chinese, Thai, Mexican and sea food.
Dylan’s Cafe is a local venture that is dedicated to eminent musician & poet, Bob Dylan. It aims to strengthen Dylan’s memory among local enthusiasts. Food and services are good with the courteous staff. Prices are little bit on the higher side, but the experience covers it.
City Hut Family Dhaba
City Hut Family Dhaba is an old food joint in Shillong. It has good ambiance in waiting area with small wishing well whose money is donated to needy people, small waterfall, and a village atmosphere. Food quality is also awesome. This place is suitable for large gatherings too.
Near to Polize Bazaar, Lamee Restaurant is fairly a new place for food lovers. Because of its authentic taste and courteous staff, it has gained popularity in no time. Ambiance is calm with spacious sitting arrangements.
Paradise for Pork and Jadoh lovers, Jadoh Restaurant is the best place to enjoy local Khasi food in Shillong. It is situated in Don Bosco Sqaure, it is mostly frequented by the locals looking for some mouth watering Khasi food at pocket–friendly rates. Do try smoky meat curries of Jadoh along with its combo meals serving rice, salad, curry, chutney and vegetable.