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Taktsang Cafeteria

Paro, Bhutan
+975 8 271 304
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good44%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (64 reviews)
“biscuits” (31 reviews)
“crackers” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
14:00 - 18:00 Hours
Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Paro, Bhutan
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21 - 30 of 253 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Not at all recommendable. My experience was not good. Crowded. With very few choices. Only thing you can sit there for a while during your hike to the top.

Thank Baburajnair
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Tell your tour operator Hell No if they suggest this place. It is nearly inedible, and since most Bhutan buffets are horrible, it says a lot that this is the worst.

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Great place to take a rest, have a cup of tea and some of their delicious crackers. It also has a great view of the monastery and the toilets are clean.

Thank foodie2828
Reviewed 23 March 2018

This is a midway of the hiking trail to the amazing Tiger's nest monastery. The cafe offers an amazing view of the monastery. This is also the only place for tourists to relieve themselves and use toilets. The food is purely vegetarian. It is not...More

1  Thank greenmandalabhutan
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Food was just filling, but honestly not very good. Did allowed me to rest a few minutes and catch my breath.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 31 January 2018

During your trek to the Tiger's Nest monastery, this is the only cafeteria to rest and have a decent cup of tea or coffee or even meals. Lunch was not good when went there. I like authentic Bhutanese cuisine, but this was not authentic at...More

1  Thank Joji J
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

At the half way point to Tigers Nest, the taktsang cafeteria presented an awesomely me view to the monastery and simply fabulous, clean, healthy lunch. We were pleasantly surprised!!

1  Thank AvidGlobalTraveler
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Bhutan doesn't have the Indian system of hundreds of tea and snack shops, either on hills or highways, so one can't expect much out of such cafes. And in a way, it is good to maintain the hygiene and balance of man vs nature, and...More

Thank LonelyCanopy
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Any trek to the Tigers Nest is incomplete without a visit to the unique cafe located en route. We chose to drop in at the cafe on the way down from Tigers Nest after receiving divine blessings of this mystic shrine. Well maintained toilets, neat...More

Thank SanjayBijlani
Reviewed 13 December 2017

So just getting the ingredients to cook food for crowds up here is nothing short of a miracle since no doubt everything has to be carried by hand/horse/mule. Cafeteria offers tea and biscuits for the weary en route or coming down from the Tiger's Nest,...More

Thank PlatinumHoney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 13:00
14:00 - 18:00
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14:00 - 18:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paro, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Paro District  >  Paro
  • Phone Number: +975 8 271 304
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