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The Elephant's Cafe

No.55 Yeyu South Road, Dali 671003, China
+86 872 247 5101
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21 Nov 2017
“Finally a good coffee”
13 Oct 2017
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$$ - $$$
No.55 Yeyu South Road, Dali 671003, China
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

The first good coffee we got on our trip to China. The service is really good and the price is ok to. you can sit outside and enjoy just looking around. Yeyu street is full off activity in the evening. Street artist everywhere painting and...More

Thank jo-schops
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Stopped by here during our day trip in Dali old town. Very relaxed vibe, and great for people watching. The staff are super friendly, and they have an English menu. The home made cakes and freshly squeezed juice were great, and the coffee hit the...More

Thank KittyCushion
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Perfect place to get some good coffee, I would recommend the Yunnan coffee for coffee lovers. Just make sure you go there on a sunny day.

Thank Phoenix F
Reviewed December 24, 2014

The Elepahnt Coffee has a nice interior, which is warm and you can enjoy your time while drinking a excellent Illy Coffee and eat very good handmade cake. Outside it is also nice to stay and enjoy the sun or sit comfortable under an ambralla....More

Thank PeterDonbrowski
Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

Off the Dali main streets but still in old city is this great little cafe. Nice quiet outdoor seating.... As a expat living in Dali .... I love the quietness ... Don't get me wrong, it is busy and seating limited. Love the cakes .......More

Thank Kernalpanx
Reviewed November 18, 2013

The French cheese cake and Yunnan coffee is sooo good that I went back twice and ordered the exact same combo. The cheese cake's crust has a honeycomb aftertaste that is to die for. This is seriously the best cheese cake I have ever eaten...More

Thank Geriberi2013
Reviewed May 12, 2013

this ambiaent eatery features elegant coffee's, teas and french cakes, made by the one and only French backer in dali old town. all surrounded by black & white photography, in the sounds of bossa nova, a feel of Paris in Dali? their banana yogurt shake...More

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  • Address: No.55 Yeyu South Road, Dali 671003, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Dali
  • Phone Number: +86 872 247 5101
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