10 Best Cafes in Lahore that you should try in 2021

10 Best Cafes in Lahore You Must Try!

Lahore isn’t short of great restaurants but some restaurants top others in terms of quality, quantity, ambiance, food, and location. This article aims to list the best cafes in Lahore. Keep reading. Best cages come in all sizes and shapes, from burger joints to pizza places, from fine-dine to cheap eateries, Lahore has a lot to offer. Cuisines are as diverse as the culture. The Mediterranean, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, Japanese, Turkish, Desi, etc., you name it. Lahore has got it all. Whether you are visiting for the weekend or a lifelong resident, eating in Lahore is one of the best activities to do in Lahore. Since there is no sign of the city slowing down, it’s about time we pick up our pace and list the absolute best cafes in Lahore. Here’s a list of the best cafes in Lahore below, that we will be discussing in this blog today.

Cafes Location Price Range
1. Butlers Chocolate Cafe Gulberg ||| PKR1000-PKR1500
2. Coco Cubano MM Alam Road PKR1000-PKR1500
3. English Tea House Gulberg ||| PKR1000-PKR1500
4. Peeru’s Cafe Green Acres Housing Society PKR1000-PKR1500
5. Mocca DHA Phase 6 PKR800-PKR1000
6. Arcadian Cafe Gulberg || PKR1000-PKR1200
7. Pasta La Vista DHA Phase 2 PKR 1200-PKR1500
8. Cafe Tenerife Main Gulberg PKR1000-PKR1500
9. Urban Kitchen Gulberg || PKR1000-PKR1500
10. Noi Main Boulevard Gulberg PKR1000-PKR1500

1. Butlers Chocolate Cafe

Butlers Cafe, a cafe that is famous worldwide for its huge variety of sweet treats, white and black chocolates. It opened in Lahore after it was launched successfully in Karachi. Apart from amazing beverages, they also have coma-inducing pasta, appetizers, and desserts. Hot chocolate is definitely the best in the city. Creamy texture infused with the aroma of melting chocolate makes all your blues go away. Chocolate boxes at Butlers are simply the best. You can get different boxes for different occasions.

Timings: 7:30-12am

Ambiance: 8/10

Food: 8/10

Recommended dishes:

  • Three Egg Omelet
  • Philly Steak
  • Penne Au Gratin
  • Royal Chicken (Pizza)
  • Butlers Signature Hot Chocolate (White)

2. Coco Cubano

One of the best cafes in Lahore, Coco Cubano, offers a diverse range of cuisines from desi to Italian, from Mexican to Chinese. A small, cozy space, perfect for exploring Cuban cuisine. The flashy and vibrant exterior gives Havana vibes in the busiest street of Lahore. Apart from serving amazing coffee, they also have the best Cuban Burritos, Tacos, Salads, Mojitos, Burgers, and Street Sandwiches.

Timings:11am-12am

Ambiance: 9/10

Food: 9/10

Recommended dishes:

    • Salted Caramel Milkshake
    • Pulled Beef Tacos
    • Chicken Burrito
    • Havana Beef
    • Pepperoni and Cheese Pizza
    • Chicken and Mushroom Quesadilla

3. English Tea House

English Tea house is located in Gulberg 3, Lahore. Among Lahoris, it is famous for minimalistic crockery, an interior that is Victorian-style and English cakes, desserts, and tea. It started in 2010 and has won the hearts of many people since then. English Tea house isn’t just a cafe but also a bakery that serves delicious loaves of freshly baked bread, cakes, and biscuits. If you enjoy brewed coffee with freshly baked goods, English Tea house is for you. ETH will satisfy your cravings for contemporary, desi, and conventional dishes.

Timings: 8am-12am

Ambiance: 9/10

Food: 7/10

Recommended Dishes:

  • Steak and Eggs
  • Chocolate Banana Waffle
  • Blueberry Smoothie
  • Crunchy Chicken Goujons
  • Chicken Paupiette
  • Penne Arrabiata

4. Peeru’s Cafe

Peeru’s cafe is one of the most unique and creative cafes in Lahore. It isn’t located in the main Lahore city but rather in the outskirts of Lahore. Cultural arts and crafts gives a very artsy look to the cafe. The cafe is bursting with creativity that just needs the right eye for appreciation. Arts and crafts are also available for purchase. There is a beautiful aura created by trees that are covered by lamps and sitting area in the hut houses. It’s approximately 7kms away from the main city of Lahore.

Timings: 4pm-12am

Ambiance: 10/10

Food: 8/10

Recommended dishes:

  • French Fries with Cheese
  • Cream of Mushroom Soup
  • Greek Salad
  • Beef Jalapeno Burger
  • Spinach Fettuccine Pasta
  • Chicken Cheese Kabab

5. Mocca

Mocca located in DHA is one of the best coffee places in the entire city. The menu is just amazing. They have a lot of variety of hot and cold beverages, pasta, sandwiches, chicken fillet, paninis, and burgers. Mocca’s all-day breakfast has attracted customers from the entire city offering mouth-watering desserts and breakfast items served all day long.

Timings: 8am-1am

Ambiance: 8/10

Food: 8/10

Recommended Dishes:

  • The Mocca Brunch
  • Chicken-Potato-Leek Soup
  • Stuffed Chicken
  • Grille Mezza Luna

6. Arcadian Cafe

The Arcadian cafe has won the hearts of Lahoris several times by offering the best food in town, Being the trendiest cafe of the city, it has attracted people from different regions of Pakistan. The huge variety of food includes pasta, stuffed chicken, pan-Asian cuisines, pizza, desserts, burgers, seafood, and much more. Other dishes include a wide variety of Chinese and Thai dishes and many types of milkshakes, coffees, teas and, mocktails. Timings:1pm-1am

Ambiance: 9/10

Food: 9/10

Recommended Dishes:

  • Clear Chicken/Vegetable Soup
  • Stuffed Peri Chicken
  • Creamy Mushroom Steak
  • Asparagus Beef
  • Ribeye Steak (Imported)

7. Pasta La Vista

Good news for pasta lovers! Finally, Lahore has a dedicated pasta place. If you love Italian cuisine Finally! Lahore has a place dedicated to pasta! So we call all pasta lovers – if you want to try excellent pasta, then Pasta La Vista is the place to be. From alfredo pasta to gnocchi and even pizzas, your Italian pasta and pizza dreams will all come true here. It’s a very cosy small place, so you’ll enjoy your time with the light background music also. And hey, their cheesecake with strawberry sauce is not to be missed!

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8. Cafe Tenerife

Located on Jail road, cafe Tenerife provides a fine-dining experience like no other. It serves the best continental food in Lahore. The staff is courteous and recommends everything according to your like. It’s an experience you don’t want to miss out on. Although the main course is quite fulfilling, but if you wanna have dessert, coffee should be accompanied by something sweet.

Timings: 12pm-12am

Ambiance: 9/10

Food: 8/10

Recommended dishes:

  • Mexican Chicken
  • Prawns with Cashewnuts
  • Potato Wrapped Stuffed Chicken
  • Chef’s Special Pizza
  • Steak Sandwich
  • Lamb Chops

9. Urban Kitchen

If you wanna feel fresh after a long day at work, Urban Kitchen is the answer. The interior of the cafe is amazing and several cuisines make everything better. From desi to Chinese, to Italian and Southeastern, Urban kitchen has got it all. The owner of the cafe, Faisal tells the story behind the cafe. He believes that there is no better way to comfort people than to cook them delicious food. All his chefs are passionate about food and it can be tasted through the food.

Timings: 12pm-12am

Ambiance: 9/10

Food: 9/10

Recommended Dishes:

  • UK Breakfast steak
  • Pancakes with berries
  • Nawab’s butter chicken
  • Creamy garlic Tuscon polo
  • Not just any brownie skillet

10. Noi

Noi has got to be the best Chinese cafe in Lahore. With 16 options to choose from, you can now satisfy your Chinese and Thai cravings. Given the quality, quantity and taste of Noi, it’s highly recommended that you try it out and let us know.

Timings: 12pm-12am

Ambiance: 8/10

Food: 9/10

Recommended dishes:

  • Steamed Dumplings
  • Crispy Honey Siracha
  • Noi Special Stir Fry

Let’s us know in the comments below the places you have already tried or will be trying out after reading this blog.

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