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The Sweet Tooth

No.52 Boai Rd., Dali, China
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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$$ - $$$
No.52 Boai Rd., Dali, China
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Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

If you want to treat yourself to a nice piece of cake and are willing to pay for it, then this is the place to go! Atmosphere is ok, not great, but that is always a question of personal taste of course. I also had...More

Thank Beaty G
Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

Seriously, the best pancakes and coffee that I've had since coming to China. Banana pancakes and real maple syrup. It was a breath of fresh air for this expat. One of my friends ordered granola, the other ordered the French toast. We came back later...More

2  Thank Kyle C
Reviewed January 9, 2015

Great coffee and cookies. All employees are deaf, so it serves as a training ground for deaf people. Brownies were excellent.

Thank jim95125
Reviewed December 16, 2014

I read rave reviews of this cafe prior to coming here and got myself a chocolate mint cake. It was bland, the cream wasn't fantastic and it was a far cry from many other cafes i've been to in kunming. Quite a waste of 25...More

Thank Lilvamp
Reviewed September 25, 2014

Nothing to write home about. Cakes and sweets are decent, but not Roux brothers quality as others are suggesting. Found it a little overpriced, but so so I guess.

Thank tartantraveller1888
Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

We read on tripadvisor about this shop and that it is runned by deaf people. We had to find it, but missed it everytime because the sunshade was in front of the nameplate. It is on the corner of Renmin street and Boai street. The...More

Thank worldtravelcouple07
Reviewed August 4, 2014

The sweet dishes are on a totally different level from what we expected to find in a small place like Dali. We went there few times for breakfast and it was a great start of our day. The french toast melts in the mouth and...More

Thank Maayan100660
Reviewed July 24, 2014

Stopped in this place for breakfast, one day during my trip to Dali. Had the pork quesdillas a blueberry muffin and a cranberry shake, all of it was awesome. Not only is this place good, but it employs local deaf people and donates part of...More

Thank David R
Reviewed July 2, 2014

If its cakes you're after then this is as good a place as any to stop at. Always lots of choice and they all taste amazing. Maybe slightly on the high side in terms of prices, but the service and quality makes up for it.

Thank chinalad06
Reviewed June 27, 2014

The best dessert shop in dali old Town. the dessert made of high quality material. taste great. Chocolate Cheese Cake,Tiramisu and fondant au chocolat are recommended. a SBE(Social business enterprise)owened & operated by the deaf.So let's have a dessert and do some charity.

Thank Kevin_lilin
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.52 Boai Rd., Dali, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Dali
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