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Chimi Lakhang Cafeteria

Chimi Lakhang Trail | Village of Sopsokha, Punakha 13001, Bhutan
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good50%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“chili” (15 reviews)
“soft drinks” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Asian, Healthy
$$ - $$$
Chimi Lakhang Trail | Village of Sopsokha, Punakha 13001, Bhutan
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

After exploring the village and the nearest temple, we had a buffet lunch at this place. We all enjoyed the good selection of the fresh vegetarian dishes. The pumpkin and the cabbage with the soy sauce was my favorite. The owner was friendly and it...More

Thank EarlyRetirementAbroa
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Good food, good location. A nice place to stop for your lunch. Service was good and fresh vegetables were tasty.

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This cafeteria is located at Mestina village. Enjoyed delicious authentic farm food. Taste of Indian cuisine, spicy. I didn't expect I could have my favorite ice cream served here. While enjoying lunch here, the beauty of terraced rice fields also caught in sight.

Thank sy3717
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The restaurant is big. The ambience is nice. We had our breakfast here during our stay at Punakha. The dishes were really nice and we enjoyed it.

Thank Gairik M
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Yesterday had lunch at Rinchenling Cafeteria and today after seeing reviews here had lunch at Chimi Lakhan Both are separate / independent cafeteria beside each other, am mentioning this as in some reviews both are being confused with each other or both being referred to...More

Thank Sanjeev Rai G
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It is a restaurant where you could do time pass by having a beautiful view of the temple of madman,and you have a selected menu lunch or dinner or snacks. It is an average restaurant with decent toilets.

Thank Haresh K
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 18 and visited this restaurant en route from thimpu to punakha. The food was without any taste and expensive, given the quality of it. The lady incharge of the outlet is outright rude. Avoid, if u can.

1  Thank Ashita K
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The cafeteria is also called RINCHENLING RESTAURANT.The view from restaurant is amazing. Thats the only Good point. So the Cafeteria should only be visited for that The Service is very bad and Pathetic.The owners are just there to rip off your money. Firstly they dont...More

Thank Krishana A
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Unlike most places in Bhutan where the owners make you feel happy about being there - this place was special .... seemed quite focused on maximizing profits... ... food could certainly have done with some love and care and the ice cream a bit more...More

Thank Chicorei
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We had asked for a mixed vegetable curry in Indian style, but were disappointed with carrots and beans cooked in a yellow turmeric gravy. The brown rice was tasty. They have soft drinks too. The staff was quite helpful though.

Thank Surabhi264
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chimi Lakhang Trail | Village of Sopsokha, Punakha 13001, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Punakha District  >  Punakha
last building on the left on the path to the Temple of the Divine Madman or Chimi Lakhang
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