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The Chocolate Log

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45/3 Jogibara Road, Kangra District, Dharamsala 176219, India
+91 98161 69663
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

I am soo impressed with the place that it has inspired me to write my 1st review here. A lovely place that makes u feel at home the moment you step in there, visited there twice during my 3 day stay. Amazing breakfast and deserts along with an awesome company. An apt place to take a book and park yourself... More 

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1 Thank Arun P
Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We ate here as this one was open on a Sunday. A cute offset joint which provides accommodation as well (cottages!). Shop around in the hustle and bustle of the main market and then head this way for a cool mocha shake with savory cakes and welcoming hosts. Do try the date n walnut cake. Superb!

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Thank Rabonski
Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2015

We stopped by for a cup of cappucino and chocolate and cheese cake!! The owners are very friendly and it makes chocolate log very welcoming place.I visited place after 22 years and felt very warm and hospitable.will love to visit again!

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Thank shivali9
Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2015

We tried about 4 different kinds of cakes, all were delicious, But better eat it there or shortly after taking them, they wont survive long time in your backpack :)

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Thank jhershaw
sydney
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2015

Went there after breakfast to have a some coffee and cake. The place is downhill from the main square. Its run by a foreigner. The coffee and cake we ordered was not that great though the lady was kind enough to give some extra coffee which was left while preparing coffee for us. The chocolate cake was just ok. The... More 

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Thank kartik g
New Delhi
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2015

I enjoyed my coffee and orange cake here while reading a book at this cafe. It is a small mom-and-pop setup with homemade cakes and savories. I quite liked the seating area- birds chirping in the background is probably the best ambient music ever. The coffee and cake I ordered was not extraordinary, but it's just what I needed after... More 

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2 Thank sun-kissed_musings
New Delhi, Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2015

As you walk downhill away from the main market, you come across this quaint little place; I tried the Black Magic cake, which tasted a bit dry and bland. The chocolate shake was better, though. Nothing out of the ordinary, just a good place to sit and read.

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4 Thank sushmitm
Bengaluru, India
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2015

We heard so much about this place. For the 2 days we stayed.. never saw it open .. weather wasn't that bad, looks like the owners went on for a vacation themselves

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Coimbatore, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2014

worlds best chocolate eggless cakes, orange cakes and what not. you can spend hours eating these delicacies, and you will come back for more, from here you can get a view of the magic view cafe enroute triund trek...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

5 of us stayed in 2 cottages, and we loved every moment of it. Location is central but still quiet. Rooms are spacious, well appointed and clean. Hospitality is warm, personal and genuine, and our host, Cheryl, loves telling stories. The cakes and apple pie are delicious (with cream of course, don't be shy). Not a single complaint here. In... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Cash Only
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45/3 Jogibara Road, Kangra District, Dharamsala 176219, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Himachal Pradesh  >  Kangra District  >  Dharamsala  >  McLeod Ganj
  • Phone Number: +91 98161 69663
Description
A family restaurant.Covered terrace seating arrangment in a garden of old oak and fir trees with a great view of the Dhauladhar Range.All meals are served with a take-away cakes and pies counter. The Chocolate Log patisserie cafe has been running since 1989.

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