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Munshi Ghat D - 20/21 | Terrace of the Kautilya Society, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 98390 66788
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
2 Sep 2016
“Unusually amazing”
2 May 2016
“Best pllce to chill in benaras, amazing coffee.”
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Munshi Ghat D - 20/21 | Terrace of the Kautilya Society, Varanasi 221001, India
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Filocafe is a place which is not very popular with common people of Banaras. But this is a perfect blend of banarsee culture with the modern lifestyle. This is situated on Munshi Ghat but approach from the market side is not that easy. When you...More

Thank atuly2014
Reviewed 2 May 2016

A hidden gem with a great view of the Ganges, had some great times here. Lovely place to lay back, stretch out and read a book. The staff is warm and friendly. It's a great place to meet fellow travellers and enjoy some great conversations....More

Thank devanka
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I went today to enjoy lunch with a view only to enter and be told that the cafe was closed indefinitely. I have to think something fishy is going on in Varanasi as this was the 3rd restaurant I found closed :(

Thank brittynic
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Differently flavoured hukkas (sheesha) is a specialty. Although the cafe was closed by the time we went there but they were kind enough to host us and give is hukkkas. Very friendly staff and the owners know a lot about the local city. They love...More

2  Thank Shailly_Kapoor
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This is not just a cafe, it's a society for intercultural dialogue! The drinks are amazing, people are very friendly. They also allow to use their kitchen if you wish to try something. The place is a calm, peaceful spot, in contrast to the hustle...More

2  Thank ThePulkitMadaan
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Very nice place - great view of the city, fantastic atmosphere and good service. There could be more items from menu available.

Thank Cosycoder
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Cafe has an awesome blend on nature's view and aroma of the cafe. It is tucked on the terrace in the midst of Varanasi and the place is peacefull with an amazing nd beautiful overlooking panormic view of River Ganges. It is a place to...More

Thank Ishan_Tulsyan
Reviewed 24 January 2014

Great chill-out spot in Varanasi! Too bad it only opens at 3 pm... Snacks available, friendly staff, nice atmosphere in the evening, very sunny during the day!

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 27 December 2013

Filocafe is a beautiful cafe tucked in the bylanes of Varanasi offering a panaromic view of the river and parts of the city. Though sparsely occupied when I was there in the 3rd week of December, I was greeted with courtesy and smiles. I have...More

Thank sumeetpai
Reviewed 22 December 2013

I visited Filo Café on 22nd Dec. If you are first time visitor, the staff forces you to become a member first even when its written there that you can visit it free for first 2 times. The staff there is very rude and service...More

Thank Sunshine_sabby
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
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Romantic, View
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Munshi Ghat D - 20/21 | Terrace of the Kautilya Society, Varanasi 221001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Uttar Pradesh  >  Varanasi District  >  Varanasi
  • Phone Number: +91 98390 66788
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