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Le Cafe

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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry, India
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

For breakfast you have very limited options and everything ends up being bland omlet, two toast and butter and jam. The juices are so bad that don't even bother to ask for it. Only coffe was average.

Thank Rinky G
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The view of sea is beautiful from this cafe as its on beach front ... its breakfasts menu is good .. but as any other government establishment unfriendly staff and food is bit over priced

Thank Pamela c
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice location, nice food but seating place is less. You should include more seating place to avoid returning of your valued customers.

Thank Mahi P
Seattle, Washington
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Restaurant has offered a wide range of food beginning at lunchtime, until late evening. We have experimented and enjoyed everything so far (our 5th day here). Breakfast we take across the street.

Thank Julie J
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to pondicherry, both times we visited this restaurant. It has excellent placing arrangement over looking the beach, we can sit on rock benches with a greenary inside the restaurant. Chicken lasagna is my favorite here 😃

Thank Harsha P
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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117 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual some area is still heritage and kept as French and so does the name. They serve all kind of food but their specialisation is french croissant along with Filter coffee Setting it just opposite to sea and beach road

Thank Rohit G
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Owned and run by the government , the main highlight of this cafe is the location, bang on the promenade. The menu has a variety of coffees, to appease the coffee lovers and some basic food including some French cuisine. Food taste is ok but it's worth a visit for the ambience and the beautiful little garden it houses.

Thank Rhucha
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sitting by the rock beach and being open 24 hours makes it a great attraction for people. The food served is not so great and most of the time the things mentioned in the menu is not available. What makes it special is the beach and its availability 24 hours at least for the coffee.

Thank Vini_Wanderer
Chennai (Madras), India
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Le cafe located on the rock beach and the best thing about it. One can enjoy a cup of coffee while enjoying the sea view. Coffee was average. A coffee after long walk on beach would be good idea in evening or morning anytime.

Thank Ashok M
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was decent and tasty, but the quantity was terribly low. They have fresh watermelon juices though.

Thank Aadit J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Indian, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry

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