5 Best eating outlets in Cherrapunji

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Cherrapunji serves the North-east Indian cuisine. The native food habit is rich and refreshing and the traditional cooking tradition is well preserved. The specialties of this region are pork momos and pork rice.

Rice beer or Khasis is a ceremonial drink in Cherrapunji. Yet another traditional delicacy to try here is the Sohra Pulao, which is rice cooked with vegetables without additional spices.

Now let’s have a look at the popular eating outlets in Cherrapunji, serving both traditional and national cuisine.

5 most popular restaurants of Cherrapunji

Orange Roots

It is a pure vegetarian restaurant serving South Indian and North Indian dishes.

Address: Sohra-Shella Road, Cherrapunjee, Meghalaya 793108, India

Timing: 09:00 AM to 08:00 PM

Contact: +91 82570 60234


It is a reasonably priced restaurant. The food is good and hygienic. The Halari restaurant serves Indian, Chinese, and Asian dishes.

Address: Sohra-Shella Road, Khliehshnong, Cherrapunjee, Meghalaya 793108, India

Timing: 08:30 AM to 05:30 PM

Contact: +91 82570 60234

7 Sisters Falls View Inn

It is a clean, comfy restaurant in a beautiful location. It is a guest-house cum restaurant and serves quality food in the area.

Address: Nohsngithiang View, Mawblang, Cherrapunjee, 793108, India

Contact: +91 98625 42945

Rain Cafe

It is also known as Cafe Cherrapunjee. The cafe is set in a heritage building at Shillong- Cherrapunjee highway. It serves one of the best food in the area. According to the Tripadvisor, this cafe is also the most preferred in Cherrapunjee.

Address: Shillong-Cherrapunjee Road, Mawkdok, Cherrapunjee 793111

Contact: +91 87309 45471

You can read more information about this cafe here.


This place serves a mix of Indian cuisine and is one of the few places in Cherrapunji serving Bengali dishes.

Address: Cherrapunjee, Meghalaya 793108, India

Timing: 07:00 AM to 06:00 PM, Sunday closed

Contact: +91 81320 04910

You can also book a cab in Cherrapunji on day rental and enjoy hassle-free sightseeing and food trail.

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