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Ambient Cafe

Norzin Lam | Opp. Druk PNB Bank, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
+975 17 11 66 61
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (48 reviews)
“carrot cake” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Norzin Lam | Opp. Druk PNB Bank, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the coffees so much, I bought their roasted beans. Highly recommend their Honey latte and if you don't want caffeine drink , have their Ginger honey lemon. Their cakes especially the devilish chocolate was lovely. Their waffles also looked good.

Thank 1roadboss
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ambient Cafe is the very must visit cafe in downtown Thimphu. They offer all kinds of snacks, food and Coffee. Both the husband and wife would be at the Counter to warmly welcome you. Its also one of the Hot Spot venues for all Expats...More

Thank BhutanMajestic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice centrally located cafe. Had coffee, and lunch too. Food was okay. But they have variety of tea coffee options. Cup of a marshals tea or coffee by the window would be fantastic. WiFi connection was good too. Recommend.

Thank Tasnuva
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this when our usual breakfast place ran out of veggies. It is cosy place with nice ambience. We ordered hot chocolate, banana yogurt , sandwich & salad. Salad could have more dressing. Hot chocolate was nice and sweet. Sandwich has thick layer...More

Thank SmilingMysticCloud
Reviewed January 14, 2018

the place had a nice atmosphere and fast wifi. it was hard to get a seat and the food wasn't worth the wait.

Thank oscar v
Reviewed January 10, 2018

this cafe was closed once we reached but their food wasnt bad at the end. we liked their sandwich very much.

1  Thank kais41
Reviewed January 8, 2018

After a dire lack of proper coffee at the hotels we stayed at in Bhutan (I don't drink instant coffee), it was a pleasure to spend a couple of afternoons at the end of our trip enjoying the Ambient Cafe brew. Their cakes were also...More

Thank Helen J
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Great coffee shop on the first floor in Clock Tower area of Thimphu with a free WiFi and an outstanding service. What more can you ask for in a zero degree than a warm clean place to hangout and try some amazing pastries and capuccino?...More

Thank Sharad D
Reviewed January 6, 2018

We'd been to this cafe for two times during our trip. The first time was for an afternoon coffee and the second time was for dinner. The place was comfortable and relaxing. The spaghetti and quiche we had were so-so, though.

Thank Caraan
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We went to Ambient Cafe for dessert. It is a very popular place which was full of diners. We had carrot cake and the chocolate cake which looked home made and nice. The cafe is owned by a brother-sister duo who are friendly and ready...More

Thank mammen63
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Brian S
May 20, 2017|
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Response from Rajeev C | Reviewed this property |
Bhutan is a place where you can really stretch your Dollar! And so are prices at Ambient Cafe, fairly reasonable..
Rajesh N
January 15, 2015|
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Response from BKSJackson | Reviewed this property |
Should l be +975 17116661
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norzin Lam | Opp. Druk PNB Bank, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Thimphu District  >  Thimphu
  • Phone Number: +975 17 11 66 61
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