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Bona Cafe

Hathi Phatak D32/24 | Bengali Tola, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 542 245 0031
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“ginger lemon” (2 reviews)
“korean food” (30 reviews)
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Indian, Cafe, Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hathi Phatak D32/24 | Bengali Tola, Varanasi 221001, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there once, because it was across from our hotel (1 minute walking). We arrived there and the owner was having an argument with a customer or a guest. The way he was talking to the young lady was VERY rude... we don't know...More

Thank RestlessVoyageur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really tasty food and a chilled atmosphere. Perfect for spending several hours reading on the cushions. It is more expensive than other places in Varanasi though eg 350 rupees for a Palak curry and naan.

Thank Indiatrav123
Reviewed 8 October 2018

It is very well located. It is very touristy, nevertheless a great "refuge" to eat without worries. Clean, good service, great variety in the menu and the food and drinks were very good.

Thank Hugo C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great find. Shoes off at the door. Very nice atmosphere. Food and service spot on. Had a lovely family meal here after a hard day's touring round the winding streets of Varanasi and the Ghats.

Thank Fieldsy101
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

While wandering around the ghats we decided to stop in this cozy café to take some energy. I ordered a ginger lemon and it was more than tasty! Morover, watching everyone walk in the street gives a peaceful ambiance

Thank shadylau
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Relaxed place, western/korean style, comfortable atmosphere. You can sit inside or right on the street, watching people. Visited mostly by foreigners. When we had dunner it was rather busy and we had to wait for more than 1 hour.

Thank Raw_Desert
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The cafe has a wonderful ambiance and atmosphere. A wide variety of Korean and Chinese dishes can be chosen from their menu card. The desserts in particular are awesome. Will suggest every traveler to visit this place at least once while in Venaras!

Thank FootstepsofMaitri
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The food in general isn’t great here but he has the best ambiance and seething , it’s very clean , staff friendly , not best English but you can write your order .. a variety of food on menu

Thank Venus E
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for real coffee in Varanasi, this is your place. Not a fan of the man on the reception though (black ponytail)- he gave terrible service and I waited for over 30 minutes for my food on a quiet day, watching as he...More

Thank Blindy007
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We visited here a couple of times during our stay in Varanasi. It was serving healthy Korean food as we were quite fed up with the Indian cuisine by that time and wanted to get a relief from our cold. I love the open view...More

Thank Shaghayegh N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hathi Phatak D32/24 | Bengali Tola, Varanasi 221001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 542 245 0031
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