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Booklovers Retreat

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Changspa Lane, Leh, India
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New Delhi, India
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5 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This cafe has a good collection of books. A amazing coffee, taste pizza and mouthwatering Israeli food. Good job keep it up.

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Thank mohit608
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The section on the terrace with library is lovely. The food is good too. If you like reading a book over a coffee, you are going to love this!

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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This cafe, ideally located, has excellent roof top location and view to sit relax and haves cup of tea. One can see the Shanti stupa from here. Great collection of books to read along with. Fruit trees nearby. Love it.

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Thank soch_ha
Kathmandu, Nepal
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438 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

There are several illustrated children's books that are very well done. Also other by Indian and non-Indian authors. Good place to have a bite of something and coffee.

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Thank Kciff
delhi
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1,173 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 876 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Very Interesting place to enjoy evening with good food. This place is famous with locals. You can read variety of books on ladakh at this place.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We visited this place in the evening. We found some foreign tourist at this place. There are many books related to Ladakh. Good place for coffee & tea.

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Amritsar, India
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519 reviews
350 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2016

yeahh... visited this place.. serious the name suits to the place.. that means you wil find every book related to ladakh or related to himlayas here.. very good store

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Thank PreetKSingh
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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173 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2015

My idea of locating a good restaurant is if has local customer presence. This place was full when we got there and we occupied the last vacant table. There were only few tourists and almost all tables were occupied by locals. The waiter helped us in deciding our order and food was also up to the mark (our expectations were... More 

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Monaco
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2015

The salads are very good, so is the carrot cake, the chocolate cake, the coffee's and also very good mint teas.

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Thank johanna v
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This is an OK place. Very clean and I liked the owner / manager. Wish I could give it higher marks. The salads are quite good actually but the pizza and pasta will disappoint you. The fresh pastries, though well presented in a spotless glass case, are just average. Probably best to stick to the curries and the hummus. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Good for
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Changspa Lane, Leh, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Jammu and Kashmir  >  Ladakh  >  Leh

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?