5 Best Breakfast Spots In McLeodGanj To Start The Day On a Hearty Note

by Mallika Khurana
5 Best Breakfast Spots In McLeodGanj To Start The Day On a Hearty Note

McLeodGanj in Himachal Pradesh is tucked away in upper Dharamshala and is a riot of colour, with prayer flags lining the streets, shops selling trinkets, and meditation retreats thrown in for good measure. Because of the sizable Tibetan population that calls McLeodGanj home, the area may be better known for its Tibetan food, but in recent years, there has been an increase in the number of hip cafes and charming restaurants serving everything from Italian to Israeli to European cuisine. So, here are the best breakfast spots in McLeodGanj.

Top 5 Breakfast Spots In McLeodGanj

1. The Other Space


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A wide room with minimalist interiors opens up to a small balcony with a view of the valley. The colourful charm of this unique cafe in McLeodGanj is enhanced by the artwork that is hung on the walls and arranged on the shelves. Freshly brewed coffee, crepes, parathas, cakes, and sandwiches are all available to get your day started. If you need to start working early in the morning, there is also a warm coworking space with all the necessary amenities.

Where: Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh

When: 9 AM-8 PM

2. The Birdhouse Cakery

This bakery, situated in upper Dharamkot, has exclusive use of a tranquil mountainside with breathtaking sunset views. Cookies, bread, cakes, and granola are their specialities, but they also offer a variety of breakfast items like sourdough, bean-to-cup coffee, sandwiches, and pancakes. Every day at 10 AM, the cafe opens.

Where: Dharamkot, McLeodganj

When: 10 AM-8 PM

3. Moon Peak Espresso


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In McLeodGanj, you can find some excellent espresso drinks made in the Italian style, including one at Moon Peak. It’s a great spot to visit in the morning for a coffee and a piece of cake. You can select from a variety of coffees to go with items from the small breakfast menu, which features salads, sandwiches, and various omelette preparations.

Where: McLeodganj, Himachal Pradesh

When: 7 AM-9 PM

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4. Nick’s Italian Kitchen

Breakfast is a good time to visit and take in the views at this cosy cafe. The restaurant is renowned for its assortment of desserts as well as salads, cereals, Tibetan-style eggs, traditional English breakfasts, and more.

Where: Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh

When: 7:30 AM-8:30 PM

5. Morgan’s Place

Morgan’s Place is in the village of Dharamkot, close to McLeodGanj. It may be easy to miss due to the confusing set of stairs leading down to the cafe. However, this cafe is so worth it. Enjoy breakfast paninis, pizzas, fresh juice, teas, and salads while enjoying sweeping valley views.

Where: Dharamkot, McLeodganj

When: 9 AM-11 PM

Which ones of these excites you the most?

Cover Image Courtesy: Instagram/ Morgan’s Place