7 Best Cafes To Visit When In Bhagsu, Dharamshala

Let’s go cafe hopping in Bhagsu.

by Ankita Mazumdar
7 Best Cafes To Visit When In Bhagsu, Dharamshala

Is your next stop Bhagsu in Dharamshala and you are looking for wonderful cafes? You have come to the right place! We have curated a list of cafes in Bhagsu for you with an excellent blend of good food, great ambience and epic views. This village is nestled in the lush hills and offers plenty of options to eat, here are some.

Check Out These 7 Best Cafes In Bhagsu

1. Shiva Cafe

One of the most popular cafes in Bhagsu to ever exist! If you visited this village in Himachal Pradesh and didn’t go to the Shiva Cafe, then your trip wasn’t finished! The cafe has a hippie decor with a theme dedicated to Lord Shiva. At this point, it has a cult following. The cherry on top of this food place is its location, just right near a gushing waterfall. Just imagine relaxing with your buddies, enjoying the picturesque views with yummy food like maggie, pizza, coffee and more here.

Where: Water Fall, near Bhagsunag, Dharamshala

When: 9:30 AM – 8 PM

Cost For Two: ₹500

2. Once In Nature


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It is aptly named because it is tucked right in the hills at a height from where you can witness clouds floating past you with the entire city below your eyeline. Hats off to a magnificent location as this serves as an ideal place for WFC (work-from-cafe). The scenes and vibes before and after sunset drastically change. This cafe buzzes with live music, dance, gigs and other lively things. Cuddle with doggos and enjoy scrumptious soups, thalis and more.

Where: Dharamkot Rd, Bhagsu Nag, Dharamshala

When: 8 AM – 11 PM

Cost For Two: ₹500

3. The Salvation Cafe

If you have booked a stay at Zostel in Dharamkot, then you might not have to travel to visit this cafe in Bhagsu. It is located right with the accommodation of Zostel. If you are looking for a vibrant atmosphere with upbeat music and breathtaking views of the mountains while gulping thick milkshakes, paranthas and hot chocolates, then Salvation Cafe is the place for you. They also have excellent WiFi signals, if you are on a work trip then avail it. 

Where: Manisha Rd, Bhagsu Nag, Dharamshala

When: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, 6 PM – 9:30 PM

Cost For Two: ₹500

4. Magic Tree Coffee Shop

Here is a quirky cafe filled with vibrant decor which serves one of the best snackable items along with your coffee order. But if coffee is not your cup of tea then go for yummy fruit shakes. A tall glass of fresh fruit shake in the morning to start your day on a happy and healthy note is the way to go, when in Bhagsu.

Where: Bhagsu Naag, Mcleodganj

When: 8:30 AM – 10:30 PM

Cost For Two: ₹600

5. Raku’s Place


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If you are looking for a place to chill and relax amidst the lush greens of Bhagsu, Raku’s Place is an outstanding spot. Bookworms, you have to visit this artsy spot because there is a library here. You can read a book while enjoying delicious food. Bonus point, they have four-legged furry animals to accompany you. Yes, they are inside the cafe! If you stay past sunset, be ready to enjoy some lively tunes.

Where: Upper Bhagsu, Dharmshala

When: 8 AM – 11 PM

Cost For Two: ₹600

6. Milaan Cafe

Do you like Mandala? The walls of this cafe in Bhagsu have mandala art, it looks so cute! We would suggest you pick the outside seating area for the endless view of the hills and the beautiful city of Bhagsu while you relish a large plate of breakfast to fuel yourself for the adventurous day ahead. Get great Instagram clicks from here and make your friends back home jealous. Order for the table Eggplant Tofu Veg Salad, Greek Salad, Chicken Burger and more.

Where: Bhagsu Nag, Upper Bhagau, Dharamshala

When: 8 AM – 10 PM

Cost For Two: ₹500

7. Friends Corner

This is more of an affordable cafe in Bhagsu where amazing views and good food with a terrific ambience are offered. If you are planning for a Triund trek, then you might get to come across this spot as it is located in the upperside area. Another plus point here is the picturesque views of the Dharamkot and Bhagsu valleys. Imagine enjoying a masala chai with that view, ah, the day is made!

Where: Upper Dharamkot, Bhagsu Nag, tehsil, Dharamshala

When: 7 AM – 9 PM

Cost For Two: ₹400

What do you think about our Bhagsu recommendations?

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