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During last few decades, there are Coffee Shops in Delhi that have come up. Coffee Houses like ‘Barista’ ‘Coffee Cafe Day’ & ‘Starbucks’, ‘Costa Coffee’, & Coffee Beans’ have taken over the country by storm & are always full of patrons. These are expensive & common people are reluctant to go there &  looking for cheaper options, where they can enjoy coffee, cold drinks & snacks without burning a hole in their pockets. Today, we shall guide our readers which of these are best to visit. 

1st on Our List of Coffee Shops in Delhi is Indian Coffee House in CP

1 . There are many Coffee Shops in Delhi but Indian Coffee House situated at ‘Mohan Singh Place’ is the best of them all it is situated in ‘Baba Kharak Singh Marg’, near ‘Hanuman Mandir’. Established in 1957 as a cooperative society,it was previously located at the place where ‘Palika Bazaar’ stands today. In 60s & 70s, it was a hub of political activity with all the big names meeting to discuss the various issues. The menu consists of variety of coffee, beverages, South Indian snacks, egg, even Mutton & Chicken dishes.The cheapest item is plain coffee @ Rs 35 & the costliest is ‘Mutton Dosa’@ Rs 110.00. No frills place, always full with customers, next time, when in CP, please pay a visit.

2 ‘Cottage Cafe’ By ‘Smoothie Valley’, located at ‘Cottage Emporium’, Janpath, phone 9999688355. The place has huge variety of ‘Smoothies’ in different flavors, they offer 3 sizes as of small, medium & large. They  serve salads, coffee, burgers, sandwiches etc, the eatery is  always swarming with customers, the food, the ambiance, the service is always top notch. Meal for 2 is just for Rs 575.  

3 ‘Caara Cafe’, located at 17, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, British Council, CP, phone 9810204427. Its a Non vegetarians Paradise but also has some yummy veg stuff. The menu has less then 30 items but we found their ‘Pizza Foccacia’ @ Rs 110 as outstanding, those with sweet tooth might as well go for ‘Cinnamon Role’ @ Rs 90, simply heavenly. The chicken lovers should go for ‘Grilled Chicken Panini’ @ Rs 250. The cost for food for 2 is around Rs 550.00.

4 ‘Cha Bar’, located at N 81 Barakhamba Road, Block N, CP, phone 9910994865. From Pastries, Pizza, Coffee of all flavors, Tea of scores of variety, starters to main course ,they serve all. its a book lovers paradise, where you can sit for hours with your laptop & order some snacks. Favorite with foreigners as the food is mostly continental, its a place to be seen it, without burning a hole in your pocket. 

5 ‘The Obroma’, this is an unusual Greek name, meaning ‘Food of Gods’. The Location is D 28, Connaught Place, phone 8800018152, its a basically meant for snacks & their USP is the pastries, cakes, Breakfast, Sandwiches etc. Not a large place  but very well set up & full of patrons always. The Non vegetarians can try BBQ chicken Sandwich @ Rs 205 & the Vegans can head for Cheese Chilly Toast @ Rs 240. For Desert, you may go for lemon tart cake, simply awesome. The food for 2 will cost around Rs 650 Next time, when you are in Delhi, near CP, you know where to head for a quick & yummy, pocket friendly bite.