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Risala, Umaid Bhawan Palace

Risala, Umaid Bhawan Palace Umaid Bhawan Palace Road | Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel, Palace Road, Jodhpur 342006, India
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb” (3 reviews)
“papad” (2 reviews)
“thali” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Risala, Umaid Bhawan Palace Umaid Bhawan Palace Road | Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel, Palace Road, Jodhpur 342006, India
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Reviewed 6 June 2016

Very grand yet homely! Food was good and very well served. Wide variety of cuisine - all very well cooked and presented and served.

Thank Sunanda25
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

With heavy heart I would dare to write this that my french friends were too inquisitive to visit the great art deco styled interiors of one of the greatest houses in the world yes it is indeed But the food quality served at Risala is...More

2  Thank Jbr002
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

They held me at the door for 15 minutes to see if they can accept some one whose not the guest of the hotel... And then they said u have to pay 100 dollars to enter, then also pay for the food!

4  Thank tannaz_pr
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

The three star rating is given because of a failure to be clear that the cover charge is 6000 rupees per person and you will pay that on top of whatever you order of you are not staying at the hotel. When we booked we...More

13  Thank VisitorfromWales123
Reviewed 2 April 2016

In keeping with the hotel, the RIsala restaurant is beautifully decorated and a lovely venue. The Indian food here was very nice with a good selection of dishes. The service was impeccable - friendly but unobtrusive. There is outdoor seating as well if you prefer...More

1  Thank TravelandEatAsYouGo
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

This hotel is an epitome in hospitality. From the moment you step inside the welcome that is accorded is fit for Rajasthan Royalty. The hotel makes you feel special. You are greeted with bugul and drum and are served chilled bubbly or choice of refreshments...More

1  Thank Suchit1208
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

A restaurant which imposes a 12000 minimum spend per non hotel guest ( apparently introduced this month) needs to be in another league from where it is at present. Best avoided unless It purely for convenience.

2  Thank elias k
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We celebrated a birthday here last month, starting off in the bar and then moving to Risala. It's hard not to be slightly gobsmacked by the Umaid Bhavan Palace with its immaculate sandstone and marble blocks, floating mortar-free up to a massive dome. The staff...More

Thank thesnarkwasaboojum
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Situated beside the Umed Palace managed by Taj having 70 rooms tariff 40000 to 2 lacks a night,with luxury floating all around the hotel,the food continental and Indian was OK, but service was ghastly and reposting to the duty manager also did not waken them,due...More

Thank rakeDelhi
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Risala is calm and quite restaurant. Food and services are extremely good. Great place to have dinner.

Thank NVpinki
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Anand R
18 November 2017|
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Response from NAVEEN B |
I believe it was INR 5000 per person and you can check the price for Kids. I don't think GST would 5% there as it is a premium AC property but you can check with Restaurant. Please bear in mind that the property require... More
15 August 2017|
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Response from NAVEEN B |
Yes you can make a reservation at Risala by dialing directly or ask your hotel reception to do it for you. Typically 1 day advance booking is required but may vary from season to season. There is a minimum amount which you... More
13 January 2017|
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Response from Keshav A |
The minimum charges are Rs 5000.00 per head. So 20,000.00 in all plus gst
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Risala, Umaid Bhawan Palace Umaid Bhawan Palace Road | Umaid Bhawan Palace Hotel, Palace Road, Jodhpur 342006, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Rajasthan  >  Jodhpur District  >  Jodhpur
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