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Coffee, Books, Cakes & Everything in Between : Check Into The 5 Best Cafes In Ladakh

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Taken a day off from exploring the city or just looking for a place to grab a quick bite and sip on some aromatic coffee? Well we’ve got just the places for you to chill at! Head on over to these awesome cafes:

1. Yama Coffee House

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If you’re the kind who likes to sit in big comfy sofas and loveseats with a book in hand, this is the place for you! Famous for its Espresso, the Yama Coffee House is one of the most famous hangout spots for travellers! The ambience of the place is lovely, and if you sit outside on the roadside terrace, you can also hear the sound of the prayer wheel nearby. Apart from their Espresso, the Mint Tea, Apricot Cake, and range of pizzas is absolutely mouth watering!

Meal For Two | Rs 400
Location | Goba Complex, Changspa Road
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Yama-Coffee-House-490879774442239/

2. Open Hand Espresso Bar & Bistro

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A cafe to chill out and relax with a welcoming decor and awesome, this place is a famous hangout for all the youngsters and also backpackers. It's budget friendly and so attracts crowds of people! You’ll get one of the best coffees in town here, and the freshly made muffins just make you drool with delight! The bistro also houses a handicraft store where you can grab quick souvenirs from. 

Meal For Two | Rs 300 
Location | Raku Complex, Fort Road

3. Brazil Cafe

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Apart from great coffee, this cute little cafe also offers a stunning view of the Leh Palace. It has a pretty good selection of coffee and juices that you can choose from, their Apple Juice is yum! We also recommend you to try the Brazilian Cappuccino with the Chocolate Cake that just melts in your mouth, and Chicken Pie!

Meal For Two | Rs 300 
Location | Near Jama Masjid, Main Bazaar 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/brazilcafeleh/

4. Himalaya Cafe

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This is yet another great rooftop cafe with a mesmerising view of the mountains and the Leh Palace which you can enjoy whilst having lunch/dinner; it looks incredibly beautiful during evening with all the dim lights. The Indian and Ladakhi delicacies that they serve here will leave you wanting more, specially the Tandoori Chicken and the Thukpas. 

Meal For Two | Rs 400 
Location |  Main Bazaar, Leh 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Himalayan-cafe-278103895673268/

5. Coffeesutra

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Coffeesutra is another popular cafe tucked away in the Main Bazaar. The interiors are especially nice with log tables and comfy seats and the balcony overlooks the bazaar area. The coffee served here is one of the best found in town. Besides, that do try their Omelette Croissants and all the lovely assortment of pastries and cakes that they offer.

Meal For Two | Rs 300
Location | Near the SBI ATM, Main Market 

So head over to these cafes and indulge away!

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