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B1/201 Assi Ghat, Varanasi 221002, India
+91 93 35 361122
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Ranked #34 of 154 Restaurants in Varanasi
Price range: $1 - $2
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cuisines: Healthy
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
Description: Aum Cafe'...Is a small family run cafe',we take pleasure in providing pure, healthy and very tasty food....We make everything including breads,cakes, cookies,yogurt, granola, soup, pasta sauce and our all of our yummy chutneys..To mention a few....We use real ground coffee and serve organic teas from around the world, as well as several special Ayurveda herbal blends.....Up the stairs and behind the temple on Assi ghat..See you soon ... Hours 7:00am until 3:30pm...Closed Monday...May and June Closed due to summer heat..FREE HUGS (very popular)
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Very nice small restaurant near Assi Ghat in Varanasi. American owner. Good food and obsessive attention to sanitation. Friendly owner and manager. Vegetarian. We ate there often.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I've been living in Varanasi for several months and this place is one of my staples. It's a godsend. Its clean and safe! You can actually have iced drinks! The fresh fruit and veggies are all washed and safe, so go ahead and enjoy a salad. Your body is likely craving it. Hygiene aside, the food is wonderful and healthy,... More 

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Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This is one of my favorite little hide away spots in the city. I have come to Aum Cafe every week since living in Varanasi and the food is always fantastic. There are a variety of choices including breakfast foods (great for Vegans as they have an "eggless omelette" and good pancakes), coffee and teas, lunch items such as pizza,... More 

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New Delhi, India
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66 reviews 66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

One morning we strolled into this small place to meet friends. It was still cold and foggy, but the nice food and good coffee as well as the warm and funny remarks of staff and owner were heart-warming and made our day.

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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Really delicious fresh food and wonderful range of organic teas and drinks in a nice atmosphere. Great menu, and all food and drink we had here was lovely. The salads and fresh fruit are particularly good and are washed in filtered water. The owners are really friendly, helpful interesting people. I also loved the shop downstairs with local handmade beautiful... More 

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Caversham, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Tiny cafe up 2 flights of stairs (wash hands on ground floor before you go up!). Does breakfasts, snacks, pasta and cakes - we had the houmous for lunch and immediately decided to return for an idli breakfast the next day. There's a clothes shop on the ground floor which is also worth a visit as the goods are a... More 

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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

Although you end up in a very touristic place, it's nice and cosy here and the food is incredibly fresh and delicious! The menu itself is a book on its own and definitely worth a peek for the Ayurvedic explanations. We had a cup of coffee and a burrito (fresh veggies!) and pancakes. Absolute tip for travelers!

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Seattle, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

What a delight Aum Café is! Food is carefully prepared and very hygienic. Try the milkshake...it's a taste sensation! Owners are lovely people, and staff is friendly and kind.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Big selection of herbal teas and great food. If you get tired of curry while in India and just want a fresh salat or good breakfast this is the place! We went here every morning for porridge! The staff is so friendly and helpful. They have a shop downstairs, and they sell stuff made by locals. They also advertise for... More 

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Varanasi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

A nice little cafe that has a shop underneath. The food served is both western and Indian and they have nice coffee too. Their pancakes are pretty decent and their servings are large. Its very close to Assi ghat so you get to hear the life around. The service was really good, friendly and very helpful staff.

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Address: B1/201 Assi Ghat, Varanasi 221002, India
Phone Number: +91 93 35 361122
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 2
Cuisine: Healthy

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