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“Divine hot chocolate”
Review of Wake & Bake Cafe

Wake & Bake Cafe
Ranked #3 of 133 Restaurants in Shimla
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 1 - USD 4
Cuisines: French, Italian, Lebanese
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Good for: View
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Outdoor Seating
Description: Cozy cafe with freshly cooked food, high quality ingredients, great ambiance. Right in the middle of the mall near the Red Fire Trucks. Look up for the blue building with yellow windows :)
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

A cozy little cafe on the Mall road in Shimla, it is fairly recent addition. Given that we were here in the peak of winters, we were craving for a soulful soothing hot beverage. Their hot chocolate was just the right choice! With just a tinge of cinnamon and a rich chocolate flavor, their hot chocolate is absolutely divine. Absolutely recommend stopping by in winters for a hot cuppa!

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

CAFE WAKE&BAKE
Its a hidden gem of Shimla..a cozy little quaint cafe located on top floor at the mall road..We were lucky enough to get the window seat as this cafe is always overcrowded and there are only a couple of window seats from where you can endlessly watch the busy mall road below..they even have a tiny roof top area which offers splendid view of snow clad mountains..but PLEASE MIND YOUR HEAD while entering this area as the entrance door has a very low height ...this place offers absolutely wonderful breakfast options including vegan and gluten free meals ..we ordered for their signature homemade ice tea,pita and hummus platter,mushrooms and cheese toasties and a freshly baked vegetarian cheese pizza ..the food was scrumptious and the portion size was large enough for two of us..for the desserts ..we settled in for peanut butter caramel crepes and an apple pie..both the desserts were insanely good
Overall..it's a must visit place if you're in Shimla and looking forward to a decent reasonably priced fresh meal with a good view and if you really don't mind waiting to settle down in a little cramped up space..actually your discomfort would be compensated with the heavenly food served by the courteous and Very welcoming polite staff in the cafe

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

This place is accessed via a tight stairway up to the first and second floors where there are two claustrophobically small seating areas. There is a terrace at the back with a couple of tables and a great view. Service isn't great but the coffee is good. Place doesn't feel very clean and the floor is dirty.
Hard to see why this place is so highly rated although it is very central and popular with tourists.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Thank scud56
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

When the owner of an eating place goes out of his way to pick fresh produce in the morning, travels across countries to understand the various food cultures and makes sure the customers get full value for money, what is created is excellence. Wake and Bake Cafe is one of the finest hang out spots in Shimla. Do not go by its size. Go by the food. In fact go for food only. Trust me, you will return.

Date of visit: October 2017
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Thank akriti001
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

It is one of the best cafes in Shimla. The cuisine is delicious. A wide range of Italian dishes along with outstanding bakery items and the ambience is very calm and enjoyable

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ekamsingh76
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