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Aum Cafe

Assi Ghat B1/201, Varanasi 221002, India
+91 93353 61122
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (11 reviews)
“spice cake” (3 reviews)
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Indian, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Assi Ghat B1/201, Varanasi 221002, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Today i went to this cafe for the second time. Lovely people who run the place, very tasty pancakes, hippie dippie Lassie and a terrific chai tea! Also had a nice chat with an American who already lived in Varanasi for 25 years and 40...More

Thank KaBo85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I hate to give this place a bad review as it looks nice and the ladies seem lovely BUT it has an asbestos roof so eat here at your own choice/risk! I know it can be quite a common material used in Asia but there...More

1  Thank Lottie95
ShivaniAum, Manager at Aum Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

First I want to thank you for your concern .....about asbestos....after much research, I have this response. I do not own the building so there is little for me to do with the construction, but it is my information that it is dangerous only when...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is a place to be in varanasi with very good food. I like the rose lassi very much :-). Highly recommended!

Thank giS123
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I came here for breakfast almost every day during my two week stay. The food is amazing and clean and the staff is super friendly and kind. They even have yerba mate! Check it out!

Thank Moewalsh
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

A cosy little café near Assi Ghat. The staff is very friendly and the owner is a sweet smiling lady who is always very welcoming. The food is really good and the drinks too, try their salted lassi, it is the best I have yet...More

Thank Edvin R
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The pancakes are fresh and delicious. The service was prompt and friendly. Menus available in English which helps. Highly recommend!

Thank PtonFoodie
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The reputation of this cafe is the hygiene of the food preparation as well as the food choices. Internet access while you are there, nice people, fabulous owner. We loved the pasta, the burrito and the lassies. At there with confidence. Really lovely local spot.

Thank Crystal C
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Wow .. these ladies are just amazing. tasty fresh made, in expensive and clean. It is terribly crowded and small though.

Thank balanaresh
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The menu is quite varied and includes some gluten free options and lots of interesting tea and juice options!! The American owner is very pleasant and gave us lots of advice on touring Varansi!! The vegan omlette is particularly good, and the porridge was very...More

Thank MoMc01
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is open for lunch and breakfast (closes at 16:00). It has some very good dishes for vegetarians and vegans and will cater to your every need. The restaurant is also connected to a little shop where to can buy some handiwork. We spent...More

Thank Pim v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Assi Ghat B1/201, Varanasi 221002, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 93353 61122
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Aum Cafe'...Is a small family run cafe',we take pleasure in providing pure, healthy and very tasty food....We make everything including breads,cakes, cookies,yogurt, granola, soup, pasta sauce and our all of our yummy chutneys..To mention a few....We use real ground coffee and serve organic teas from around the world, as well as several special Ayurveda herbal blends.....Up the stairs and behind the temple on Assi ghat..See you soon ... Hours 7:00am until 3:30pm...Closed Monday...May and June Closed due to summer heat..FREE HUGS (very popular)
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