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Cafe Soma

Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (15 reviews)
“burger” (25 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had few breakfast here and all time extremely tasty. Babba Ganoush toast is to die for. Staff very helpful and makes customised dishes easily. Probably the best place for breakfast

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the staff and food. Burgers were great. Very friendly staff. I would recommend it. Ideal for a casual meal with friends.

Thank davidastone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popular with tourists and Nepalis thus is a super venue for breakfast. The staff are friendly and welcoming to families and the food is great,

Thank CDL2264
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Consistently get good coffee and good breakfast here. Gets super busy on weekends mornings but they still manage to provide good service.

Thank Africa_traveller2013
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Cafe soma has by far the best coffee I've had in Kathmandu. Their cafe mocha is simply to die for. They also serve really delicious breakfast options. Their specials are never disappointing.

Thank flymetothemoon123
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Choosing a place to stay in Kathmandu, I always try to find a place which is close to Cafe Soma. Such a good service and the food is great.

Thank Astrid41
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The sandwiches here were yummy however it was quite crowded and so made conversation hard at times. The drinks were good as well.

Thank kul m
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A must if you are visiting Ubud! The atomosphere is just divine and you are encouraged to pic up any of the instruments laying around and jam!! The food is excellent with plenty of vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options. Our favorite place to relax...More

Thank Allison K
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Favorite place to eat in the area! The brownies and ice cream is heaven! The soup is great and the juices taste fresh. The Wi-Fi is always working great as well.

Thank Mallorie R
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

My best friend lives in Nepal and she goes to this restaurant all the time so she took us here a few times when we visited ! It’s a really good, reasonably priced breakfast and I can see why she likes it so much. The...More

Thank Sidney R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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