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City Cafe

Ave. Presidente Nicolao Lopato, Dili, East Timor
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good61%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
Jan 2, 2014
“Good value buffet”
Feb 7, 2013
“Good dinner buffet of Portuguese cuisine”
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Cafe, European, Portuguese
Ave. Presidente Nicolao Lopato, Dili, East Timor
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Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

The price is up to about $7.50 now but it's still worth it for a good Portuguese/Asian selection including salads, stews and great fried fish (tip: the lasagna is NEVER good). I also go there for breakfast (which stupidly finishes at 10am) as I like...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed February 7, 2013

I have been to this restaurant previously but not for a meal, but for a cup of coffee and a cake, which were delightful. I did not know that they offer dinner buffet until recently. This is probably one of the better eating places in...More

Thank OWSI
Reviewed January 7, 2013

It is hard to time when they make these special dishes. I went once for a coffee and a sandwich as 6 PM and they were closed for snacks and the dinner buffet was already being served. The menu and the staff where not very...More

Thank Rui Miguel D
Reviewed November 12, 2012

the food is a bit sloppy and not nothing too special. pasta, fish, some meat and decent salads. this is a cheap and cheerful lunch and the place is normally packed with budget conscious expats.

Thank DiliExplorer
Reviewed October 28, 2012

This cafe is offering low quality food for around 7 USdollars in a buffet. Customers are primarily longterm contractors.

Thank Charl3s
Reviewed June 17, 2012

I've only eaten the $6 buffet - nothing special but varied and definitely worth $6. Coffee is ok and drinks generally are cheaper than the Dili average. Good casual place to hang around. Pretty good service.

1  Thank mrdom
Reviewed May 9, 2012

My husband and son really like this restaurant, they have a quite good buffet for a good price. There is also dessert and coffee within the price, the place is simple!

Thank Mirna B
Reviewed May 6, 2012

A good option steps from the Discovery Inn for an all you can eat buffet for about $6

1  Thank Derek L
Reviewed April 10, 2012

this place saw better days! there are better places in Dili

Thank Mxmale
Reviewed April 1, 2012

The food tastes goo, but you have 50/50 change to get sick. The coffee and breakfast are not completely amazing, but I think they are safe.

Thank AndreaRSoriano
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Breakfast, Lunch
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  • Address: Ave. Presidente Nicolao Lopato, Dili, East Timor
  • Location: Asia  >  East Timor  >  Dili District  >  Dili
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