Cafe Kathmandu in Kolkata, India
Providing you a perfect venue for family get-together, meetings and catch-up with friends, a cafe is now opened in a nice quiet neighbourhood on Lake Avenue behind Menoka Cinema, Kolkata. Named as ‘Cafe Kathmandu’, the cafe provides you Nepali environment in India.
As soon as you enter into the cafe, you get a feeling of going back in time with a subtle blend of old Bengal and a touch of Nepalese history. An extremely informative and yet subtle touches of vintage black and white photos give one an insight into the historical places of Kathmandu.
A handpicked selection of Nepalese handicrafts from Kathmandu Valley adorns the walls of the cafe.
At first, the name Cafe Kathmandu itself will strike on your mind while you are in India. Secondly, the cafe is located inside an old restored house where Raja Venkatraman – popularly known as Raja Venkat (a former Indian first-class cricketer and national team selector) was born. The Cafe is spacious and well laid out giving one a feeling of privacy.
A warm aroma of the coffee beans greets you and takes you into the wonderful world of coffee beans. Serving 100% specialty Arabica coffee – Cafe Kathmandu simply takes you by surprise. No sugar is required to be added to their coffee!
Naturally low in caffeine content with mild acidity, the full body dark chocolate beans with a sweet aftertaste simply wins hands down. And there is the Master Barista Trainer from Nepal who weaves the magic behind the machine. Apart from the regular coffees, their signature drinks are something to definitely order. Their “Mochamandu” and the “Aha-Meetho-Gato” are almost a desert in their presentation and taste.
The menu comprises of delicious and wholesome finger foods along with delicious bakery items. Carefully selected to match the coffee, the pairings are perfect.