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Bread of Life Bakery

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B-3/322, Near Agrawal Radio, Shivala road, Shivala, Varanasi, India
+91 542 227 5012
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've come here for lunch and dinner two separate occasions. The menu is pricier but still relatively cheap for westerners. I'd recommend stopping in for lunch and trying it. I can recommend the Veg lasagna. It's quite good. The chocolate brownies are also delicious. They have an Indian menu and a western menu as well as Chinese. If you can't... More 

Thank Zachary A
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here for lunch and had veg momos. Pretty good food, service was very good and restaurant seemed clean.

Thank CMonteC
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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75 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Stopped by for breakfast on our last day in Varanasi. Had a lovely stack of American pancakes with generous amounts of maple syrup. Bumped into a French couple who raved about their dinner of lasagne and ratatouille the previous night, though we didn't get a chance to sample for ourselves.

Thank PrachiJ21
Stratford, Ontario
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2016

We decided to forego the usual hotel breakfast and head for someplace a bit less rushed and less crowded. It was the best decision of the day. Great breads, excellent coffee and a range of simple traditional or vaguely western choices. It's a bit out of the way, but well worth the trouble of finding. The husband-wife team who own... More 

Thank restlesscanuck
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2016

This is a nice little local run bakery where they bake their own bread and cakes. The chocolate brownies are just what a girl needs when you have a craving. We a,so had a lovely, freshly cooked meal, two rice dishes and a curry, all had great flavours. Well worth a visit, even just for a take away to have... More 

Thank AlegnaNorman
Copenhagen, Denmark
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

Picking a restaurant in India can be tricky: It tends to be a choice between two extremes: Overprized and touristic but safe for your western stomach, or local, cheap but not always very cozy and clean. We bumped into this place by coincidence, and the food is great, freshly made and not at all overprized. The staff is friendly and... More 

Thank Ole R
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2016

Its a decent place to hangout away from city's hustle and bustle to enjoy veg./non veg, sub continental food, also special discounts to BHU students on ID Cards.

Thank saras a
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Amost gave up to find a decent plane for dinner - and we just found this cosy and nice place. Probably the best food we had in Varanasi - Wonderful Indian food The owner convinced us to try the crème carmel - We both are not into desserts that much - but this one knocket our socks off...

Thank koboldmunich
Boston, Massachusetts
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2015

Bread of Life is a lovely restaurant strattling the tulsi ghat and muslim neighborhood border in Southern Varanasi. When my friends and I went, the restaurant was completely empty. The restaurant had a lot of options on the menu, from small to large breakfast/brunch options, and they also had a large selection of lunch and dinner options. I got eggs... More 

Thank CamsterV
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691 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 236 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

A previous review was claiming it is closed but that's not true since I went there today and had some great food there, and the service was impeccable...Prices are very reasonable, and a nice choice on the menu too

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B-3/322, Near Agrawal Radio, Shivala road, Shivala, Varanasi, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 542 227 5012

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?