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Busy Bodhi Cafe (CLOSED)


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Reviewed December 10, 2017

We went there 3 times altogether. Not only was the coconut ice cream delicious, the owner was very kind. On our second visit, we were caught in a heavy downpour (which led to floods later on) and the owner helped us get an Uber taxi...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Coriander183
Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

..to escape the heaving crowds and midday sun. Cheaper drinks than most of the surrounding bars and an entertaining procession of tourists clamouring for photos with the Banksy-style graffiti wall art at the entrance.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank TheEnglishRatient
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Great branding and cool living wall at the back makes it look more interesting from the street than it is. We noticed it on our walk around on day 1 and, buoyed by good reviews about the ice cream, headed here for pudding after lunch...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Katie T
Reviewed August 24, 2016

I came to this cafe want to try the famous coconut ice cream. The portion is shockingly small for something worth 6RM. Infront the cafe is the famous mural art, thus many people come here.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank susannn0612
Reviewed July 28, 2016

We happened to pop in for a drink after walking along Armenian and Cannon streets. Upon seating, we saw that there was a nice'ural of a young boy stretching to get something from a window. Do take the time to speak with the elderly man...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Orator11
Reviewed July 20, 2016

I stopped here to took photo with the boy on chair (street art) and ordered a can of coke. it came with a cute coconut shell! what i like to do was shake the coconut shell with coke inside. lol.. you may take some photo...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Anis M
Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

I stopped here to check the Boy on chair street art and since I was exhausted I took a break here and ordered Mango juice. The waiter was also helpful in taking my picture with the street art.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank kxtnturf
Reviewed April 1, 2016

Seriously so great!!.Great choice for coconut ice cream,its so so yummy...staff friendly and helpful.Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank Shanurefa S
Reviewed April 1, 2016

Was staying at a Hostel nearby, it struck me as the coziest spot at Cannon Street . Nice, cool, under colorful umbrella's, friendly staff and after a hot hot hot day, the Coconut Ice Cream was the cure! and had a beer. haha. Which was...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank lbryanc87
Reviewed January 23, 2016

went here, served by a very friendly staff, eating a delicious coconut ice cream during a very hot day was very good. the staff help us to take a couple of picture because the interior is very nice.

Date of visit: January 2016
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