so city logo Chennai
search icon

5 Awesome Cafes In The City Where You & Your BFF Can Have A Meal Under 500 Bucks

madrasgobbler

Bookmark

Disclaimer: Bearing in mind the current health crisis befalling the city and the world at large, we're tweaking our content policy and recommendations. Stay positive, keep hygiene levels up and don't fall prey to panic and misinformation.

Are cafes your go-to-place for a gossip sesh with your bestie but you’re low on budget? Fret not, ‘cause we’re here to help you out! Be it a chilling sesh with your gang or a dreamy date with bae, check out these cafes in town where you can indulge in delish yummies without burning a hole in your pockets! 

1. Drunken Monkey 

article image

Picture Credits: foodeversquad

Known for decadent smoothies and their quirky glass bottles, Drunken Monkey is a hit amongst students! They have board games like Jenga, four in a row and cards to keep you entertained. Choco Almond, Cheese Cake, Brownie Nutella and Watermelon Magic are some of our faves! Perfect for a hang sesh with your squad catching up over some delish yummies and fun board games!
Jenga, four in a row and cards to keep you entertained. Choco Almond, Cheese Cake, Brownie Nutella and Watermelon Magic are some of our faves!

 Where | Drunken Monkey - Nungambakkam, Anna Nagar East, Besant Nagar & Other Locations 
Timings | 7 AM - 9 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 400 
Call Them | +91 4448 616 669 
Check Out Their FB Page | http://bit.ly/3aNYR8e

2. Chai Kaapi 

article image

Folks, where is our chai-is-better-than-coffee team? This quiet and cozy cafe offers soul-soothing tea with a side of mouth-watering snacks. Their Irani and Kesar Tea are aromatic, rejuvenating and are perfect to start your day with. Do try their scrummy Paneer Momos, Vada Pav, Garlic Noodles and Biryani! Drop by for some much-needed food therapy! 

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 | https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Cafe/Chai-Kaapi-252635822046933/

3. 90ML 

article image

If you’re looking for the perfect cafe to visit during monsoons then this place is it!  This cute cafe offers an assortment of flavoursome and rejuvenating teas that’ll keep you coming back for more. Some of our faves from this place include the Cardamom Tea, Fresh Filter Coffee and Rosemary Herbal Tea. A hot cuppa, while you gaze out the window at the rains, is a major mood here!

Where | 90ML -  Nungambakkam & Perungudi
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 | https://www.facebook.com/The90ML/

4.  Madras Coffee House

article image

Picture Credits: i_is_neha

This legendary cafe is known for its authentic and flavourful filter coffee. A lil kiosk with over 30 branches in the city, Madras Coffee House serves rejuvenating Ginger Tea, Chocolate Pudding Cake, Raagi Cookies, Jaggery Coconut Bun and Tripe Chocolate Jar! A one-stop-shop for all your chai time favourites, drop by with your squad for a quick catch up!

Where | Madras Coffee House - T. Nagar, Nungambakkam, Taramani & Other Locations
Timings | 7 AM - 9 PM 
Meal For Two | Rs 150
Call Them | +91 8939 270 489 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/madrascoffeehouse.filtercoffee/

5. Chai Kings 

article image

Picture Credits: craveeatclickrepeat

When it’s time to bond with your BFF, then head over to Chai Kings. Their Sulaimani, Hibiscus and the Masala Tea are refreshing and rejuvenating! Munch on the Chicken Puff, Tandoori Maggi, Almond Tea Crunch and you’re all sorted for the day! A perfect place for all your tea time cravings, drop by for some great food and ambience! 

Where | Chai Kings - Anna Nagar East, Velachery, Purasavakkam & Other Locations
Timings |  5 AM - 12 Midnight
Meal For Two | Rs 200
Call Them |  +91 4443 560 066 & +91 7550 053 397
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Tea-Room/Chai-Kings-619581341571643/

So folks, what are you waiting for? Drop by these cafes ASAP for an amazing time with great company!

Bookmark