Monal Restaurant – Where Nature Meets the Modern City of Islamabad!
Monal restaurant is a high-class restaurant atop the beautiful Pir Sohawa where the wildlife meets the modern day life. Situated in the heart of Margallas, Monal Restaurant is at about 1173 meters above sea level, and offers the most spectacular view of Islamabad laid in front of you.
It is situated in Pir Sohawa – a well known picnic spot at about 25 kilometers uphill from the Daman-e-Koh. The lush green hills, the occasional snowfall, and a serene view make your visit to Monal a memorable one.
Even in the hot summer, Pir Sohawa’s weather is a breeze of fresh air, hence the place is always crowded, whether you can visit it at day time with the sun is out, or when you are looking to have a moonlit dinner.
The Monal takes pride in offering authentic Pakistani cuisine. As far as the food is concerned, the options are endless. You can enjoy a wide array of food from A La Carte, Breakfast, individual platters, Sunday brunches, Hi-Teas, parties and much more while dining at Monal.
At Monal, you can munch on all kinds of food including Pakistani, Continental, Mediterranean, Thai, you name it. Besides the culinary delights, the place also offers food for the soul with live music.
The Monal has seven terraces and they all provide an amazing view of the city. Even the indoor dining hall is paneled with a huge glass window so people dining inside can cherish the view as well.
One thing that makes Monal one of the best even after so many years is their consistency. From their vast variants of food, to their service, everything is top-notch. Even on the days when the restaurant is brimming with people, Monal pulls off great service.
The Monal Group of Companies later came up with a Monal Downtown chain for all those who want to avoid the hassle of driving around in the Margallas, so that’s a pretty good option too. But who doesn’t want to enjoy food from a mountain edge?
Occasions with Monal – The Serene View
The Monal’s Treehouse gives a new dining experience altogether where you can enjoy the live music, and make your events memorable. But the food isn’t the main attraction at Monal; it’s the breath taking view.
Take your wedding celebrations to a whole new level by celebrating them in the Monal Marquees. The weddings are a grand affair with Monal where you can not only enjoy the live kitchen – that’s the only live kitchen in any marquee in Pakistan ever, but you can also plan your big day to perfection, thanks to the amazing services.
If you are looking for an ideal place to go, relax, and have food while cherishing the natural beauty, hands down The Monal Restaurant is your best bet in Islamabad. If you want to check out the whole menu Monal offers, you can check it here. And if you are looking for more places to have a fine dining experience like no other, do check out our list. Do let us know about your favorite places. Cheers!
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