Located in the heart of Thar Desert, is the royal city of Rajasthan, Jaisalmer. Also popularly known as he ‘Golden City’, visit this city if you want to experience what desert life and culture is like. The city is famous for its forts and ancient architectural marvels. Not only that, there are some chic cafes located at rooftop providing incredible views of the city.
The Traveler’s Cup Premium Coffee Shop
Situated inside the Jaisalmer Fort, this café has everything going for it—the menu, its quirky décor as well as the mini library. Sip on a delicious Cinnamon Latte or a mug of South Indian Filter Coffee as you browse the wall of books! The ambience is super chill with its corners adorned with quirky decors giving out the hippie vibe. There’s a small selection of food to munch on as well. It’s a great break from the burning sun and the bustling city at any time of the day.
German Bakery & Coffee Shop
An eatery with that name is never a bad choice! Head to this place if you want to start your day with some thick delicious coffee and baked chocolate croissant. It has a decent selection of sandwiches and cakes as well on a fairly reasonable price. Do try the apple crumble cake and other pastries which is a specialty of this place. You will also love the Americano and Mocha coffee here. Cinnamon rolls are also unique and one should try those when in Jaisalmer.
Kuku Coffee Shop
Nestled fairly close to the old fort, this cafe sells the best coffee in Jaisalmer and features a great list of brunch snacks that you can enjoy while trying a hot beverage. The cafe has a pretty simple decor where you can just sit back, relax, and be yourself while you relish their food. If you have enough time, the hosts Deepak and Tony are always ready to chat. Engage in quick talks and you might get good insight on Jaisalmer and its food and culture. While you’re there, you must try their caffe latte alongside a plate of hot pakoras.
KB Café Jaisalmer
This is a rooftop cafe overlooking the bustling market below with some awesome views of the fort. Admire the gorgeous 19th century Patwon Ki Haveli while sipping on some Ginger Tea or Italian Espresso. Besides that, they serve three types of Rajasthani Thali as well for those want to enjoy the authentic food of Rajasthan. It’s a perfect spot if you are looking for a classy lunch date.
This is a quaint budget friendly cafe with low Rajasthani seating and a soothing ambience for you to unwind and relax during the day time. This cafe is located at the rooftop of Arya Haveli in main Pura Street and offers some stunning views of the city. With the soft harmonies of folk music playing in the background, enjoy a late breakfast at this beautiful outlet. It serves an array of Indian and Italian dishes. For breakfast, you can try their pancakes and porridge. At night, you can even request for a candlelit dinner in their open rooftop setting.
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