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Cafe Sol

The Mall, Next to the Tourist Lift | Next to the Tourist Lift, Shimla, India
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Ranked #5 of 67 restaurants in Shimla
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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English first
Gurgaon, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

They know how to make a great Pizza & Pastas. Mexican however is not there yet - they made a Burrito with stuffed vegetables, there was no rice and kidney beans.

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New Delhi, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The cafe is located just next to "the lift" which is the best thing about this place.The food overall is good with a good variety. I liked Pizza the most. Overall a nice place.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

This cafe is located on The Mall next to the lift and is part of Hotel Combermere. It is set back from the road a little so can be easily missed. It was busy when we went, in the afternoon, so there was a wait involved for about fifteen minutes. There is a good selection of food on the menu,... More

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New Delhi, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Café Sol, the cafeteria of Hotel Combermere manages to impress by the variety of dishes on its menus. Even more impressive is the fact that almost all of them are well prepared, retaining the authenticity of the recipes even though they use local ingredients in some cases. Service is swift, staff knowledgeable & helpful, and the coffee hot & freshly... More

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Delhi
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24 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Service: slow. Had to keep raising my hand to get their attention. Food: ok. Pizza was good. Cheese sandwich had no cheese. Chocolate cake was loaded with greased chocolate but no taste. Pasta was again just palatable. Fish was dry. Also tried sticky jaw which was nice. Got oat biscuits packed but they tasted like chalk. Ambience: it is a... More

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New Delhi, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

After reading some good reviews about the restaurant we though to give it a try on a sunny afternoon for lunch. It has a lively ambiance and good music. Nice decor but the food was a passé.

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New Delhi, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I and my husband had nice lunch here. I loved this cafe so nostalgic and views from there are awesome. Tasty continental stuff with Thai, Mexican and Italian are amazing. The food tastes good, pastries are yum, prices high compared to others, but worth the taste.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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73 reviews 73 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

It looks like a cafe with made to order food available. It's in Hotel Combemere or something. It's just next to the lifts at the mall road. So ideal place for coming to rest after a hectic walk and shopping(which is so not worth it). They had the most awesome Greek Salad I have ever had in India and that... More

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Brilliant! best place to eat in Shimla if you like continental food like I do. Excellent service. Amicable staff always eager to help and suggest. Perfect location. Service was fast and food served in excellent manner. Food was always fresh and tasted superb. You can imagine when Delhi person who loves their food says that! I visited Cafe Sol each... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

we really enjoyed our lunch and beer in this beautiful place. The pizza was super and staff was helpful and happy. A must go place whoever goes to Mall road shimla.

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