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All 204 Pondicherry Restaurants

Cafe des Arts

10, Suffren Street | White Town, Pondicherry 605001, India
9994481914
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Ranked #8 of 204 Restaurants in Pondicherry
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $6
Cuisines: European, Indian, Café, Tea Room
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Faridabad, India
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

A quiet, comfortable place with relaxed ambience and tasty food. We were a group of 6 friends and spent some 3-4 hours there. A perfect place to spend some good time. One of the few places where we could easily play cards along with eating amazing food. The decor is pretty interesting too!

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This place is one of my top two places for coffee/lunch/chillin in Pondi. They offer both indoor and outdoor seating, and they have this lovely small garden you can enjoy your coffee or meal in. They offer a variety of meals and drinks, mostly ranging from teas, coffees, other cold drinks and breakfast/lunch foods. They have free wifi, and are... More

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Pune, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I visited this cafe with a friend who likes it a lot. We ordered the tabouli salad and it was really delicious and came with some really nice bread . The coffee is great too and so is the bruschetta with veggie toppings. This cafe has wifi so you can chill and get work done. They also have a shop... More

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Bangalore, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Just have a tea and enjoy the laid out atmosphere of this place. Owner has worked a lot to add freshness to this place. You will find someone studying in the place; Another, playing games on his laptop. The place is worth visiting for it's out of the box decor. And yes, there is a rickshaw in the garden and... More

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paris
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

It's perfect for having some quiet time in pondicherry, to avoid noisy cars and bikes... They have a good mint lemon juice, good sandwiches with a special recommendation for the homemade ratatouille. Obviously it's for tourists, but it 's useful if you don't want to eat indian food.

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Bangalore, India
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This was a good restaurant with French cuisine on the menu. However French taste does not appeal to Indian taste buds. The food was a bit bland and the baguette loaf was a bit hard for my palette. But it was a true French experience. The restaurant is in the White Town area. It is in one of the old... More

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Bangalore, India
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We went to this place this weekend for breakfast when we visited Pondicherry on the long weekend. We ate omlette and crepes along with cold coffee and orange juice. Everything was perfect except for maybe orange juice (maybe because it is not the season of orange). Apart from the food, it would be unfair not to talk about the ambience... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The restaurant has a rustic look with very helpful and courteous staff. A very homely feel, but the place needs a bit more upkeep as they have taken the rustic feel a bit too far. The food, well go there to try the waffles and the coffee. The crepes are pretty good too and the bread with egg and ham... More

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New Delhi, India
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295 reviews 295 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
197 helpful votes 197 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We stopped here for lunch and found the crepes and gazpacho tasteless. We were so disappointed as we had hoped for more. I suspect this is a place just for coffee, not to enjoy a meal.

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elaberibe, Owner at Cafe des Arts, responded to this review

Dear Customer, We are sorry about your experience with us. We like to please our customer in our best way. It would have nice to come to us while you were having your meal at the cafe. However, we hope to see you again at Cafe des Arts. More

Plantation
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Crepes were good but the coffee brought us back for the second time in our three day visit. Ambience was unparalleled. It is right, and I mean right, off the street but you will not feel this once inside. It is akin to a courtyard extraordinaire!

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