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Somewhere Else Cafe - CLOSED

Second Floor, No.39, Yi Ruo Mu Lang, Du Ke Zong Old Town, | (Northeast Corner of Dancing Square), Shangri-La County 674400, China
+86 887 889 6789
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 29, 2013
“Friendly and Tasty”
Oct 9, 2013
“Don't miss this place!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Italian, American, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Second Floor, No.39, Yi Ruo Mu Lang, Du Ke Zong Old Town, | (Northeast Corner of Dancing Square), Shangri-La County 674400, China
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Reviewed October 29, 2013

The Somewhere Else Cafe was conveniently located near our hostel. They had a great menu and breakfast was served quickly, which helped us get on the road for the day. It was a great place to have a glass of wine in the evening. It...More

Thank kamalley2
Reviewed October 9, 2013

Great location on 2F looking out over old town square. Really comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. Opens early. Sunlight streaming in during the daytime, cozy by wood stove at night. Bosses were really nice. Everything we had was good. Prices very reasonable. Recommend their pizzas, sandwiches,...More

Thank aimeibob
Reviewed October 4, 2013

Another western option in Shangrila. In the heart of the old city by square street, above a shop. The place is cozy with fire in the middle. Large, spacious and with lots of tables to sit. Great service in English. Coffee was great. Pizza was...More

Thank ggbazza
Reviewed September 23, 2013 via mobile

Great breakfast food, the owner is a very nice and helpful Dutch guy. The place is very clean and has a wonderful ambiance, especially compared to other places in the city. Strongly recommended.

Thank vardag
Reviewed September 13, 2013

I'm at the cafe right now with free wifi n laptops available for use. We had coffee and brownies and they taste great. The atmosphere here is very relaxing while we hang out and chat about what to do next. One additional bonus is that...More

Thank Tan N
Reviewed September 7, 2013

This place is amazing if you need to relax after Tiger Leaping gorge and have a hankering for some Western food/coffee. We ate here everyday for breakfast during our three days in Shangri-la (my partner would have had every meal here if I'd let him)....More

Thank Natasha T
Reviewed September 3, 2013

This cafe serves superb food, we have tried their pizza, pasta & sandwich, we love the cream cheese so much and was told its imported from italy. The atmosphere is superb too, its located on first floor so you can get away from the noisy...More

Thank Ericalow
Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

The somewhere else cafe really seems to be from "somewhere else": the moment you climb the stairs and enter the spacious, airy place, you forget about the hustle outside. Grab a cup of the coffee and enjoy the peace and quiet atmosphere. Prices are obviously...More

Thank SwissBB
Reviewed August 5, 2013

Somewhere Else cafe was a perfect place to hang out during the days for coffee, wine or a yummy western treat. They spoke great English and had a solid internet connection, which made it a great resource for trip planning!

Thank DBekker
Reviewed July 31, 2013

Just off of one of the main squares, great views of the general comings and goings of life in Shangri-la. The strawberry smoothie was particularly yummy as were the chicken swarmers and chocolate chip cookies. More choice on the menu would have earned this restaurant...More

Thank Catherine B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$2 - $17
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Second Floor, No.39, Yi Ruo Mu Lang, Du Ke Zong Old Town, | (Northeast Corner of Dancing Square), Shangri-La County 674400, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Shangri-La County
  • Phone Number: +86 887 889 6789
  • E-mail
Somewhere Else Cafe is an Cafe-Restaurant in the heart of Shangri-La Old Town. It is well known for its good coffee and pastries. The menu is mostly European. Some guests come for breakfast and to use the free internet, some to meet friends and drink some good wine. Others come to have a decent meal. But after one visit, they all come back! Staff speaks Dutch, English and Chinese. Welcome!
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