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5 Best Affordable Cafes To Take The Squad To In Nungambakkam


Hello, folks! We fondly remember those college days when we wanted to hang out with our squad in cafes, but our accounts didn’t seem to agree with us! Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Well, we’re here with a list of cafes who serve scrummy yummies and won’t burn a hole in your pocket. Read on!

1. Drunken Monkey 

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Drunken Monkey is a rustic cafe with warm ambiance that is known for its smoothies and the quirky bottles in which they are served. This place is a hit amongst youngsters and they also have arcade board games like Jenga to keep you entertained. Their Watermelon Magic Smoothie, Crazy Stupid Smoothie and Choco Nutella has our hearts!

Where | Drunken Monkey - No. 131, Ground Floor, Sterling Road, Nungambakkam 
Timings | 9:30 - 3 AM 
Meal For Two | Rs 400 
Call Them | +91 9176 160 555 & +91 4448 616 669
Check Out Their FB Page |

2. Chai Kaapi 

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This charming and cozy cafe called Chai Kaapi offers delish beverages with a side of mouth-watering yummies. A perf hangout place, especially in the evenings, this cafe is usually swarmed with students throughout the day. Y’all need to try the Irani Chai, Cinnamon Kaapi, Rose Shake and the Cheese Pav Bhaji.

Where | Chai Kaapi - 1st Floor, Villa 17th, 4th Lane, Near MOP, Vaishnav College, Nungambakkam High Road 
Timings | 10 AM - 11 PM 
Meal For Two | Rs 400 
Call Them | +91 4448 526 463 & +91 9962 600 110 
Check Out Their FB Page |

3. Blind Ch3mistry Community

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The stunning interiors, the chilled vibe and the lip-smacking yummies - that’s Blind Ch3mistry Community for y’all. BTW, this cafe makes a stunning backdrop for your Insta worthy shots! We’re crushing over their Creamy Chicken Pasta, Prawn Pasta and Crispy Paneer. Wash it down with a Brownie Milkshake and you’re good to go!

Where | Blind Ch3mistry Community - Old 11, New 19, Brindhavan Apartment, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, 1st Floor
Timings | 12 Noon - 11:30 PM 
Meal For Two | Rs 700 
Call Them | +91 9962 156 659
Check Out Their FB Page |

4. 90 ML 

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A cutesy lil cafe nestled in the lush streets of Kamdar Nagar offers the most aromatic and rejuvenating tea that’ll make you wanna come back for more. A perf place for an evening adda, grab a steaming hot cup of 90 ML tea and the Lemon Grass Tea and gossip it out with your bestie, does it get any better than this?

Where | 90 ML - 6, Mahalingapuram Main Road, Kamdar Nagar 
Timings | 8 AM - 11 PM 
Meal For Two | Rs 100 
Call Them | +91 7200 004 499 & +91 4448 582 585 
Check Out Their FB Page |

5. Madras Coffee House

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Madras Coffee House known for its authentic and flavourful filter kaapi. Is there anything more ideal than munching on yummy samosa & puffs with piping hot cuppa coffee? BTW, their Cookies, Banana Cake, Sweet Puff, Jam Bun and Verkadalai Sundal are to die for!

Where | Madras Coffee House - 113, Valluvarkottam Kottam High Road
Timings | 6 AM - 10 PM 
Meal For Two | Rs 150
Call Them | +91 8939 270 489 
Check Out Their FB Page

Fellas, drop by to these cafes with your squad for a fun sesh!