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Cafe Lota

€€ - €€€Indian, Cafe,
Bhairon Road, Near Pragati Maidan Metro Station, New Delhi 110001, India
+91 78389 60787
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Bhairon Road, Near Pragati Maidan Metro Station, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed yesterday

The ambience is wonderful. There is always a queue and a long waitlist. This was my second visit and I felt this time the charm had faded a bit. The quantity of their famous Palak patta chaat has reduced. The cold kaapi looked way more...More

Thank nilanjana7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch on a weekday and there was zero wait. Nice experience, and the food was terrific. If you're in the mood for a museum experience and tasty food, make a day trip of this site.

Thank Nivvy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It took us 45 minutes to get a table, so if you're planning to visit this place you should plan accordingly. The ambience is amazing, although the portions were less, the food was pretty good

Thank Mayank S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most artistic restaurant in Delhi with Artistic food. Located near Pragati Maidan, this always crowded and waiting period may extend for more than 2 hours. But the food is much more worth. So many different options. So much great taste. Photos are...More

Thank Jaideep J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went without a booking - not that a booking would have helped - on a Saturday afternoon. The place was packed inside and outside! Thank god there is a museum shop and handicraft shop to keep women busy - men beware! Coming to food...More

Thank time31traveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best lunch we have had in Delhi Great food and service , some unique dishes all well presented Good value for money

Thank 91cz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with my friends last week fpr lunch amd was very much surprised with food and staffs. truly a great restaurant

Thank ArunRoy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located inside the crafts museum but no parking facility. Place is somewhat open air and pleasant. Visited with family for lunch. Food was delicious. Menu changes over a period of time. I had a mutton dish with khoba roti. Online menu maybe old. One I...More

Thank c1defence
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Visited with a group of friends for lunch. Located inside the crafts museum but no parking facility, only Valle available. Food was delicious, place is beautiful though not recommended during the summers. Palak ki chat, sattu parantha combo, gatte ki subzi combo and sarson ka...More

Thank Nikita0402
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Right in the heart of Delhi next to Pragati Maidan. 9 of us reached here for breakfast. Quick ordering from a great choice. All the food was well presented & tasty. The ambience was super for a get together. My appam was light & well...More

Thank Rajiv A
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19 December 2017|
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Response from Rajiv A | Reviewed this property |
Repeat your question in English please
Patrick F
9 March 2016|
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Response from Nidhi S | Reviewed this property |
Cost for 2 : Rs. 1000-1200 (15-20 USD) No Dress Code..
13 March 2015|
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Response from ashwatdudhwal | Reviewed this property |
Hi Not sure about the valet but we parked our car in the bhairon mandir car parking (right opp.) which is huge and well a 10 mins walk maybe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
08:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bhairon Road, Near Pragati Maidan Metro Station, New Delhi 110001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  National Capital Territory of Delhi  >  New Delhi
  • Phone Number: +91 78389 60787
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Cafe Lota is a contemporary regional Indian restaurant situated in the premises of the National Crafts Museum.
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