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B1/201 Assi Ghat, Varanasi 221002, India
+91 93 35 361122
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Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert
Description: Aum Cafe'...Is a small family run cafe',we take pleasure in providing...
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amazing food, amazing drinks, fast service, friendly staff! Lady who runs it is lovely, chatted with us and was very professional when she pierced my friends nose. We went everyday, and the shop is brilliant too. Definitely best restaurant I've found in India so far.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Amazing food, amazing drinks, fast service, friendly staff! Lady who runs it is lovely, chatted with us and was very professional when she pierced my friends nose. We went everyday, and the shop is brilliant too. Definitely best restaurant I've found in India so far.

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Sydney, Australia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This is a beautiful cafe! It's so welcoming and you can tell a lot of thought has gone into the design of the venue and the menu. The shop on the ground floor is very pretty too, I got some lovely bronze and camel bone bangles from there. The shop itself it actually what enticed me in initially. It's a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Yummy yummy food, with delicious herbal teas, and cold chais and coffees if you need to cool down. They also have a brilliant little shop downstairs. It's a well thought out restaurant, with a nice concept.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We totally enjoyed the upper room food and rest in the great eclectic surroundings. Assured care is taken for you in food service and tasty delivery of thoughtful western suited dishes! We all adored our food and yum, yum, yum, ate it all up! Mata-ji is a lovely person and exceedingly kind and caring, having made Varanasi her home and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Like the reviews say, this place is really nice. I especially appreciated that when I asked the owner about other good restaurants in the area, she was very candid and gave us some good recommendations, including a place to get some really good coffee, despite the fact that these were all competitors for her business. My only concern was that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This restaurant has a nice selection of western food, if that is what you are in the market for, but it also has traditional Indian dishes. The service was very prompt and attentive even though our group was quite large, about 10 people. They made it a point to make sure everyone was happy. The food was very fresh and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

The food is great and the staff/owner are really nice. Great place in Varanasi to visit with also a great shop downstairs!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This place was lovely. The food was to die for! I had iced green tea with lemon pancakes and fruit. The fruit even came with this lemon creme stuff for dipping which put all fruit salads to shame. The shop downstairs has great stuff at very reasonable prices. Service was excellent and the environment was very relaxing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

A lovely rooftop restaurant with kind helpful and friendly staff. The food is tasty and healthy and reasonably priced. The selection of herbal teas is unbelievabe and the desserts are delicious. The owner is a really lovely american woman who also does piercing and massage. I got a piercing done with her and I was so happy with it. She... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Suggested by a friend of mine and when I myself tasted, it was the yummiest ice cream i ever had. Also had double choclate cake. It was nice. I strongly recommend Super Sundae if you are going to give a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: B1/201 Assi Ghat, Varanasi 221002, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 93 35 361122

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 2
  • Cuisine: Healthy

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)
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

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