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Solar Cafe

Calvathy Road | Just in Front of Customs Ferry, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
+91 98460 42881
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (9 reviews)
“thali” (21 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 19:00All hours
Indian, Cafe, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Calvathy Road | Just in Front of Customs Ferry, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

A best place to have good coffee. Small yet beautiful ambiance. The music in background is very pleasing. Cinnamon tea was fine. Other flavors were also good. Best place. Enjoy!!

Thank travel-lover-6f
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast at Solar Cafe this morning. We didn't hold out much hope as we walked through a few pretty rough roads before stumbling at their doorway. The door to the restaurant is at street level but you need to go upstairs to get to...More

Thank Holly D
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Solar cafe is a family run restaurant that serves organic produce from their own farm. If you are missing fresh salad on your travels through India, this is the place to have it. They grow their own produce and wash everything with bottled water. It's...More

1  Thank TravelBackToBalance
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Well, Solar cafe is the first hangout space you would see after a boat trip from Ernakulam to Fort kochi. If you choose to get in,then i would say, you wont be disappointed.The simplicity of the interiors and moreover the food they serve are all...More

1  Thank AkhilGkumar
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We enjoyed our lunch at the Solar Cafe. It was a Kerala veg thali with sides of fish and calamari. Everything was fresh, the spices well balanced, and promptly served.

1  Thank littlebluekingfisher
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely spot. Full of books to read, calm atmosphere and tasty, affordable food. Scrambled eggs on brown toast is a nice oprion, as are French toast and the porridge with fresh fruit and organic honey.

1  Thank jamieos1990
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This cute little cafe is tucked away up a flight of stairs just opposite the Ernakulam ferry. It has a lovely atmosphere, lots of books and tidbits, and plenty of fans to cool you down. My girlfriend had French toast with honey and absolutely loved...More

1  Thank Jack G
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my two friends went here for breakfast. Located near the Fort Kochi ferry this cafe is very quite and kudoos to the interior designing which is very simple yet elegant. I was wondering why they named it solar cafe and my friend rightly...More

2  Thank Aravind S
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful thali for lunch, the fish & clams were fabulous! Clean and relaxed, a lovely restaurant to eat at

1  Thank Helena G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We loved this place and visited a number of times whilst staying in Fort Kochi. Everything from the hot drinks - filtered coffee (plunger) or Masala Chai (Mug size), Lassi's 100R to the Fresh Thali lunches which are awesome value at 60R. The salads, masala,...More

1  Thank little-red-rocket
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calvathy Road | Just in Front of Customs Ferry, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Kochi (Cochin)
  • Phone Number: +91 98460 42881
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