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All reviews chai naan tea place pot of tea every corner local bread limited menu must visit place noon crockery harissa saffron soul salty ambience soothe
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This would be a good choice after a full day of sightseeing and shopping in Lal Chowk. Premium and very uber. Good quality of all offerings.

Date of visit: April 2022
Reviewed 29 November 2021

Its a place which touches your soul by its mesmerizing ambiance ... colorful walls...authentic taste of kashmiri kahwa served in amazing hand crafted crockery and samowar....every corner is done up beautifully... when in srinagar..it's a worth visiting place...

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 27 November 2021 via mobile

Must visit place for all tourist to experience local , national and international tea flavours. Vibe of this place is just superb . Crockery and cutlery used are super authentic. Must check its Instagram page for all posts

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 8 November 2021

Must visit for the ambience and their cute crockery. Tried the local noon chai-let me give a small warning, it is not any usual chai and most certainly it is an acquired taste. It is made of gunpowder tea, milk and baking soda. I would...recommend it, but it is definitely not everyone's cup of tea. They have multiple varieties of teas and you can just sit there and chill with one pot of tea and some local bread.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 21 October 2021

Saffron Kahwa was great - specially with the gulukand. The grilled trout took some time, but it was definitely worth the wait. The decor and the crockery is tastefully done

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 17 October 2021 via mobile

Fabulous lil place. It's a feast for the eyes and those in love with instagramming their food experience. Tastefully decorated but with a limited menu. The teas are good. Snacks n eats are limited but nice. Harissa and trout are well prepared. Service is slow...but courteous. The view is nice too. Opens early so visit in forenoon hrs to get all the fare. Downside- it's pricey.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 24 April 2021

This one of those cafes designed for Instagram, it is beautiful and you can tell that a lot of thought has gone in bringing all of this together from the décor to the menu. And it does have a unique character brought out with these...elements. They also have a art gallery for those interested. Their motto is that it is place between Kashmiri and British, and it truly is. Coming to food, it does take a backstage as the focus is on beverages, especially there 40 kinds of tea. Options are limited but all seemed sumptuous. I ordered Uzbek Naan with Mutton Keema, it was nice and hot.More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 14 April 2021

The menu, the decor, the flavours, and the entire setting makes this tea cafe a very sought after afternoon joint. The ambience is relaxing and one can spend a lot of time here sipping tea with savouries over interesting conversations!

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 4 April 2021

Overhyped & Overpriced. Nice decor but way to pricy. Good views of the river & garden. Menu is not very elaborate.

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 23 March 2021 via mobile

Good Decor and many mant different Tea’s to try out, the kashmiri noon chai was very authentic(it’s salted)

Date of visit: March 2021
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
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