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Cafe de flore

37 Dumas Street | Maison Colombani - Alliance Francaise, Pondicherry 605001, India
+91 97862 90201
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“crepes” (5 reviews)
“dumas street” (3 reviews)
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8:30 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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37 Dumas Street | Maison Colombani - Alliance Francaise, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First the cafe was good. We order the combo breakfast (140 Rupie without tax). The baguette was not fresh the jam ( homemade)not tasteful. Too expensive for not fresh food.

Thank felixsiegert
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As part of the Alliance Francais this place is quiet, reasonable priced and prettily located right on the Promenade. The menu is limited but one doesn't mind that because the food is well prepared. Charming ambience and kid friendly surroundings are a bonus. The items...More

Thank Nivedita C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I entered through Dumas street entrance.Sat here for my Breakfast.Enjoyed the French breads,French omelette and good cup of coffee.Nice ambience,old look.The exit door took me directly on sea beach.I liked it.

Thank Sandipdg
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Homemade bread that is delicious. Food is great and the best place to chill and have coffee ☕️ Charming place with very friendly staff. Recommended. A must go in Pondicherry

Thank Erika H
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My husband suffers on our trips to India because you can't get a decent cup of coffee here! For my part I love the local 'coffee'. At Cafe de Flore, we both loved the coffee. We would go back just for the coffee. The view...More

Thank Sara K
Reviewed 2 July 2017

It's a very relaxed and beautiful place. Absolutely stunning fresh brioches! The coffee is good, the omelette is okay. And the indian waiter prefers french to english.

Thank marysia_11
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This cafe has a very relaxing ambience and vibe, perfect for spending a few hours of the afternoon. The coffee is great and the service is awesome. Definitely worth a visit if in Pondicherry!

Thank flymetothemoon123
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Cafe de Flore is located in the Alliance Francaise building & has been recently taken over by a French couple.The surrounding greenery,verandah & the garden are rather nice & its a good place to laze around.The coffee & juices were just about average.

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

First of all, I want to say that this place is not cleaned properly and the toilet are horrible. Then food is not given in a sufficent quantity and it is very expensive. I took a coke and it was not sparkling. I asked extra...More

2  Thank Suresh-1990-pondy
Reviewed 4 April 2017

No value for money and treatment not the same for the native people. Not so fresh food and in my point of view .... in such a wonderful heritage building, the experience can be better if only the people who are running the cafe treat...More

Thank kirthikasmk
Management response:Responded 6 April 2017

We are quite surprise by your comment and feel sorry about it. Of course we do treat eveybody equally. I wish you shared your bad experience when you were in the Cafe so we can adjust better to your requirements. And about the food we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Dumas Street | Maison Colombani - Alliance Francaise, Pondicherry 605001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Union Territory of Pondicherry  >  Pondicherry
  • Phone Number: +91 97862 90201
In a place of exception come to taste a drink, French dishes.
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