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Cafe Soma

Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (15 reviews)
“burger” (25 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 20:00 Hours
European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Jhamsikhel | Jhamsikhel / Baluwatar, Patan (Lalitpur) 977, Nepal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Latte and cappuccino, and a few other hot drinks are pretty good here. But the thing is hot drinks is a misnomer, at best they are lukewarm. Once I tried their chocolate chip cookie and it was dry as ... (drought!?). Most staff are friendly...More

Thank kathmandureviewer1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Baluwatar location having heard excellent feedback from friends. It had a strange vibe- nice garden but somehow a bit cramped. The waiter needed a full 6 minutes to give us the menu despite asking for it once. Another full 15 minutes to...More

Thank himalayas2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here three times during my trip and loved t every time. Twice was during busy times and as a party of 16 and once just two of us. The staff are really accommodating, friendly and proud of their cafe. I can highly recommend...More

Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 12 April 2018 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 April 2018 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 31 March 2018

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 28 March 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
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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