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Cafe Klein

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Near the Clocktower, Thimphu, Bhutan
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pretty good food

Had tried the fried chicken with mashed potatoes and Pizza, which was delicious but tad bit expensive.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 21, 2014
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

With so many better options in town these days (Karma Coffee, or Ambient cafe just a minute away), why bother? Unmotivated staff, less than mediocare food, the menus are dirty, lousy decor (except the really nice mural), often closed. Invest your money elsewhere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Had tried the fried chicken with mashed potatoes and Pizza, which was delicious but tad bit expensive.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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80 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This is a nice little spot in the middle of town, the menu isn't huge, but the pizza is good and the people are very nice.

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Thimphu, Bhutan
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

This was really bad! We first ordered drinks. As they do not serve beer we ordered a bottle of mineral water for my daughter and my wife and an apple juice for my son. The waitress asked if we did not want two bottles of mineral water so we assumed small bottle’s and agreed. Then she served us two 1.5... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

What I Oved About The Place Is Its Innovative.They Keep Experimenting With Food And Take Your Opinion Into Consideration.The Staff Is Great And You Get Personalized Attention.You Will See The Owner Serving U Food When There Is A Shortage Of Staff.They Serve Food In Paper Plates When There Is A Shortage Of Water But Will Not Compromise With Hygiene By... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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82 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

The food at Café Klein is very good, especially if you like pizza. The service is also prompt and friendly.

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New Delhi
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47 reviews 47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

Cafe Klein served us one great food. Personally cooked by the owner Kinley, this cafe serves Western food, cooked authentically and lovingly. A good place for a meal and some great beef goulash, and sandwiches and soup.

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Queensland, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Cafe Klein is a great little gem near the clock tower, across from where VAST used to be. The food is reliably tasty and fresh, and the bread that accompanies their soup is divine. The indoor seating is standard and the environment is airy and open, but the tables on the small outdoor patio offer nice people-watching. The pizzas are... More 

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Mumbai
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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2012

The cafe serves delicious pizzas & cakes. They are freshly made & the pizza crust is also made at the cafe.Must try if want a break from the Bhutanese food.It is situated near the clock tower. The walls of the cafe are also beautifully painted

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Thimphu, Bhutan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

Good decent Italian food. Coffee not great. Pizzas are pretty good and fresh. The atmosphere is nice, especially at the two outside tables.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Near the Clocktower, Thimphu, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Thimphu District  >  Thimphu

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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