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Ambient Cafe

Norzin Lam | Opp. Druk PNB Bank, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
+975 17 11 66 61
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (60 reviews)
“carrot cake” (15 reviews)
“spaghetti” (18 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Norzin Lam | Opp. Druk PNB Bank, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Serves a host of things. We had their Blue Pea Iced tea and Veg thali and both were great. Nice place to sit and do carry a book if you want to exchange.

Thank Vidur A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful little spot to sit, relax and enjoy coffee, cake or a smoothie. Staff were friendly and it has a lovely atmosphere. Free and fast wifi is available. If you sit up on the bench seats, you can people watch down to the streets...More

1  Thank ErinDock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place in the main market. Wifi available with good speed. Nice coffee and iced tea. Livily place and nice crowd

1  Thank 539bhawnab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent selection of smoothies and juices. Breakfast was good deserts were even better, especially the carrot cake. Staff not particularly friendly.

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ambient Cafe is smuggled into one of the buildings that sit cheek to cheek in Thimphu's main shopping street. Inside, it has the ambience of a cosy cafe, with a view of the hills in the distance. We ordered coffee, lemon tea and waffles and...More

Thank itinerant2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best food in thimpu..we had our dinner everyday at this awsum place..burger is very good..try smoothies...and coffee is amazingly good

Thank rajivbatra0172
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had one green salad, 2 watermelon juice one tomato & cheese spaghetti, Bhutanese style spaghetti and a caramel chocolate cake. I paid approximately Nu 1300 and honestly all the foods were kind of tasteless except the cake. The juice was barely blend and including...More

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

I visited them twice in last 2 days over evening and breakfast. Its a perfect place to enjoy a delicious bites with great Ambiance - yumm sadwiches,smoothies, coffee. I specially liked there magaretta pizza and granola bowl. Do Remember they serve only Vegetarian meals.

1  Thank Abhishek C
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I enjoyed having breakfast at this cafe, located in the center of town. Good bakery and coffee. It’s hard to find a breakfast place which opens early in the day, so we were lucky to find this place. Near the traffic junction on the second...More

1  Thank Atsuko O
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Ideal for a breakfast or an early eve snack ... waffles were amazing, marshmallows milk was super ... my girls enjoyed and so did we

1  Thank devikagera
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Brian S
20 May 2017|
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Response from Rajeev C | Reviewed this property |
Bhutan is a place where you can really stretch your Dollar! And so are prices at Ambient Cafe, fairly reasonable..
Rajesh N
16 January 2015|
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Response from BKSJackson | Reviewed this property |
Should l be +975 17116661
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norzin Lam | Opp. Druk PNB Bank, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
  • Location: Asia  >  Bhutan  >  Thimphu District  >  Thimphu
  • Phone Number: +975 17 11 66 61
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