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Cafe Soma

Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (12 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
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European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
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Reviewed yesterday

just drop in on lunch on a Sunday, got fish and chips, Shelfs filled with books, packed with expats, mostly US, saw good looking burgers (who ever likes such stuff), but fish was fine, could be a bit more remoulade, with home made fine chips,...More

Thank Rabaulpiet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and i recently visited Cafe SOma in Jhamsikhel and it was sucha refreshing experience. We ordered the vegetairan cooked breakfast and cold coffees. Food was decently prepared and portions are massive. They also have wide variety of fresh juices which my sister loved....More

Thank Smita K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty coffee, nice atmosphere, good brownies, internal is just ok, but only just. Staff are friendly & helpful

Thank Shiv Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fact that this place buzzes with expats is a great sign. My teenagers really do enjoy the burgers here. Its clean, the staff are very friendly and the prices are reasonable. They serve a very good breakfast as well. We are very pleased with...More

Thank Pastorino
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their range of breakfasts are vast and filling. The eggs benedict or pancakes with eggs and bacon are highly recommended. They also do a great thick milkshake, and their burgers are some of the best to be found in Kathmandu. While you're there, browse their...More

Thank PhoolR
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We were brought here after we told our local partners that we want to eat non-masala food. Our group had burgers, pasta, fruits, pan cakes, chicken and most had fruit shake which was definitely non masala. For those visiting Nepal for an extended time, should...More

Thank bsbtfdn
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Recommended by a friend who lives in Katmandou for a place for us to meet. The caffee is the Senepas distric where most of the expats work and live. The food is simple and GOOD, Nice to just hang out during the hot and dusty...More

Thank Alain B
Reviewed 4 June 2017

After hearing from my friends that the food was good. Decided to try out with them..after getting our food..Average taste nothing special..well heard the breakfast is good. Ordered bufflow wings..was just fried chicken(no coating, no dip). price wise its also jus reasonable.

Thank Sun Joy G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is my first time visit Cafe Soma. And i glad i choose to walk in to this cafe to take my breakfast. Nice and quiet and clean environment. And the choice of breakfast are good and healthy.I really love the place the food, I...More

Thank sudehpa
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Enjoyed many different dishes here on multiple visits. They also have a loyalty card meaning after buying 9 drinks the 10th drink is free. Great western (and Nepali) food options too. Friendly staff, and ample seating (most of the time!).

Thank SquashAddict
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
  • Location: Asia  >  Nepal  >  Central Region  >  Bagmati Zone  >  Kathmandu Valley  >  Patan (Lalitpur)
  • Phone Number: 9775528732
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Cafe Soma offers you a great selection of freshly made gourmet sandwiches, cakes, coffees and light bites, with an excellent selection of books supplied by United Books. Our goal is to source all of our produce from organic certified farms offering the customer a great experience and at an affordable price. Come and enjoy the ambiance of cafe Soma; browse through our excellent selection of books, sit down and sample some of our tasty treats and enjoy Nepal's finest coffee. Cafe Soma "a European deli with a Nepali twist"
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