To enjoy Bengaluru’s chilly weather to the fullest, why not have a cup of chilli chai! Confused? Well, Chaiffee Cafe nestled in the heart of JP Nagar serves a unique chai that’s prepared with fresh green chillies. This spicy, sweet and warm beverage will not just warm your throats but will also spice up your palate. Green Chilli Chai, is just the start. This charming cafe with modern vibes is the hot new adda in town, perfect for a reunion with your gang, a quiet workspace or an opportunity to indulge in their unique delicacies like Blushing Idly and Chocolate Paddus, which you won’t find anywhere else in Namma Bengaluru. If you’re salivating then you’re not alone. We’re just getting started on their unique menu, so hop on and read on to know more.
Chaiffee Cafe: A Modern Space To Unwind & Experiment
The minute you come across the word Chaiffee, you instantly know it’s the best of both worlds, chai and coffee. For predominantly coffee drinking and tea-loving city, Chaiffee Cafe caters to both. Infact the concept for this cafe originated with the very thought to explore varieties of chai consumed across the world. The modern and vibrant decor of bright white and turquoise blue colour will leave you feeling instantly refreshed, just like having your favourite beverage. When you pass by JP Nagar’s Sarakki signal, watch out for this cosy yet brightly lit cafe. It’s unmissable.
Chai Lovers Must Try Green Chilli Chai
Chai lovers, let’s not keep you waiting any longer, shall we? Coming to one of the highlights in this cafe, Green Chilli Chai, has piqued every chai lovers interest. This unique variety of chai is prepared by slitting fresh green chillies and brewing it in a vessel with tea leaves, milk and sugar. The concoction is then sieved and served to you in a kulhad, to give you that rustic feel. So, you don’t have to worry about biting into these chilly pieces. Green Chilli Chai has just the right note of spiciness that will hit your throat as you take a sip. It’s a great drink to cure you off your cold and bad throat amid Bengaluru’s chilly weather.
Morrocan Mint Tea, Cold Coffee, Milkshakes & More
Apart from Green Chilly Chai, if you wish to experiment with other varieties of tea brewed across the world, then you have a wide number of options at your disposal. From the soothing Morrocan Mint, familiar Kashmiri Kahwa, strong Oriental Ginger to the desi Masala Chai, it’s chailicious indeed! Coffee lovers, there are fewer options for you, nevertheless, staples like regular Coffee, Cold Coffee and Black Coffee are available. If chai and coffee seem too mainstream then how about adding Milkshakes prepared from Lotus Biscuit, Snickers, Mars and Ferrero Rocher to your kitty!
Gorge On Flavoured Idlis, Gulkand Pancakes & Chocolate Pani Puri
Didn’t we promise you an array of innovative snacks at Chaiffee Cafe? To satisfy your craving for South Indian food with a twist, order the special Blushing Idly. Expect fluffy, soft idlis of beetroot, turmeric, mint and coriander flavours. The colourful blushing idlis of maroon, green, yellow and white colours, topped with curry leaves and mustard tadka are served with delectable coconut chutney.
For dessert, hop straight to the Gulkand Pancake. Spongy pancakes are prepared with rich flavours of Gulkand, cherries and butter. They are then served in a stack of five, with a oodles of maple syrup on the side. Pancakes go great with chai, coffee or milkshake. While you must have had the regular chocolate or strawberry pancakes, this desi variety of your favourite snack, is a must-try.
Chaiffee Cafe offers an experimental menu served in adorable tableware. It’s great to visit this space with your friends and family, so you can order a large number of their dishes offered at pocket-friendly prices. In this way you can experiment with their innovative dishes and take lots of pictures of their Instagram-worthy food. Chocolate Pani Puri here is another super cute and delicious dish. Tutti-fruity, Gulkand and other sweet treats are stuffed in crunchy chocolate flavoured puris. Dip your chocolate puri in creamy rabdi and let the flavours burst in your mouth. The chocolate pani puris are served in charming tableware of a ferris wheel. Now’s definitely one ride, you can’t wait to get on.
South Indian Favourite Paddus Have A Chocolatey Twist
Their bestselling dishes include Paneer Fried Momos, Veg Steamed Momos, Junglee Toast, Paneer Bhurji and Cheese Maggi. If you come here for breakfast, do try their Chila with comes in besan, oats and suji varieties. These bite-sized snacks go great with their choice of hot and cold beverages. Chaiffee Cafe has not only experimented with its chai and idli, they haven’t spared paddus either. Forget savoury paddus, and try out their unique Chocolate Paddus. The chocolate batter is sprinkled with chocolate chips and steamed using a mould to create this innovative paddus. Their soft, fluffy and super sweet.
Bengalureans, Chaiffee Cafe in JP Nagar has a variety of innovative dishes and drinks to not only soothe your palates but also keep you asking for more. From the spicy Green Chilly Chai, colourful Blushing Idlis, crispy Chocolate Pani Puri to the fragrant Gulkand Pancakes, this Insta-worthy adda must make it to your bucket list in the city.
Address: 5, Outer Ring Road, Gangadhar Nagar, 1st Phase, JP Nagar, Bangalore
Price: ₹200 for two people ( approx)