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Le Cafe

Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry, India
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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CUISINES
French, Indian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry, India
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1 - 10 of 936 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The cafe is located just by the promenade beach with really great view and apparently the oldest seaside cafe in town...you’ll get to have the best authentic French breakfast for about 180bucks per person.but,be prepared to face arrogant staff.it’s definitely worth a try !!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank katanguri
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is on the promenade beach and is sea facing restaurant for quick snack and coffee.serves delecious handmade pizzas from wooden fire.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NarendraMSingh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location is great by the sea. But food is the worst. And damn expensive. Even cold coffee is tasteless! Waste of money for sure. But good to take a rest along the boulevard and walk. Sunrise and sunset looks lovely from the place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Subhamaj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The promenade in Pondicherry overlooking the sea and its rocky beach has a number of eateries and some have been there for some time and they serve some awesome prawns,coffee and sandwiches and this cafe serves the best I guess.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AnkurH21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not try cold coffee pizza etc here. Good view with v bad food....going to some other place would have been worth our time

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ritikaa2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Le Cafe has probably the best location on the promenade being on the beach side of the street, unlike the other restaurants on the street. but honestly the restaurant is worth a visit just for the view. The food is really sub-standard for such a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank CliffF111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Government run cafe. Staff is indifferent and even rude. Dirty toilets. Grimy unclean tables. Sloppy service. Quality and taste of food is below average. Warning... avoid cappuccino. However location of the restaurant is fantastic being right on the beach

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pawanjit s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simple ambiance. Good food. Service is good a bit slow. But not to worry, it makes you enjoy the food even better

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roy S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Worth visit, prices reasonable given location, food is OK, a bit of a wait and also outside seats are in the sun in early morning, so only a few good ones left inside. More than coffee, eh.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

The best place to relax on the beach . Lots of variety available. Coffee seems very fresh. Open 24hrs. It could be busy on evening especially on weekends. There is seating option on the top of the cafe where coffee costs 70/- and other option...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MadanDumpala
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry
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