20 Cafes to Try in Trivandrum

Trivandrum, earlier known as Thiruvananthapuram, offers great places in Kerala for hanging out with friends and family.
Here are the top 20 cafes in Trivandrum that you must try:

1 Turf

If you are someone who drools over pretty interiors, and lives by the saying, “I live to eat,” then this place is for you. Their decor is Instagramworthy and has a variety of dishes to offer. The classic Dutch theme can be felt resonating across every corner of the space.
Must have: Burger, Pasta, Beef Patty
Cost for two: INR 500
Location: Panvel-Kochi-Kanyakumari Highway, Kulathoor, Trivandrum

Turf

2 Zam Zam Bun Café

ZamZam Bun Cafe is a place where you can savour your sweet tooth by going easy on the pocket. As soon as you enter the place, the aroma of the freshly baked cookie buns makes them irresistible. They serve delicious buns with a cookie like thin crust and goes soft and buttery inside.
Must-have: Chicken sandwich
Cost for two: INR 400
Location: YMR Junction, Nandancode, Ambalamukku, Trivandrum

Zam Zam Bun Café

3 Upper Crust

Upper Crust is located in one of the celebrated localities of the city. It is a great place to go for European cuisine and wonderful ambiance
Must have: Burger, Cheesecake
Cost for two: INR 800
Location: Kuruvankonam Junction, Kowdiar, Ambalamukku, Trivandrum4

Upper Crust

4 Old’s Cool

Old’s Cool is a great burger joint offering good food. Apart from their burgers, they are known for delicious steaks and cakes.
Must have: Burgers and Steaks
Cost for two: INR 700
Location: 18/1820, 1st Floor, Above Posh Lifestyle, Kuravankonam Junction, Kowdiar, Ambalamukku, Trivandrum

Old’s Cool

5 1976 Cafe Bistro

1976 Cafe Bistro has a good selection of fries and burgers. They serve scrumptious beef burgers at affordable pricing. It has a huge fan following for its cheesy fries.
Must have: X Fries
Cost for two: INR 500
Location: Capital Hotel, Ambujavilasam Road, Pulimoodu Junction, Palayam, Trivandrum

1976 Cafe Bistro

6 Stix

Stix is a small joint with contemporary decor. Their menu is thin and scattered between British comfort food Fish n Chips to American Corn Dogs. Nevertheless, the food is delicious and in hearty portions.
Must have: Momos
Cost for two: INR 600
Location: 14/2072 (1), Punne Road, Palayam, Trivandrum

Stix

7 Kaffeehaus

Kaffeehaus is a Swiss theme-based cafe. It is a small, cozy place, very well laid out. Its interiors have a bold black and red color according to the theme. They offer a variety of delicious dishes.
Must have: Panna Cotta, Cheesecake
Cost for two: INR 700
Location:Sree Sai, M P Appan Road, Trivandrum

Kaffeehaus

8 Cofi Club

Cofi Club is indeed the best cafe in the city. They offer a good taste of food and drinks. To keep you occupied, they have a gaming centre on the top floor which is equipped with snooker tables, pool tables, and PS4 for visual gaming.
Must have: Burgers
Cost for two: INR 600
Location: TC 2/3592, Kiliyileth Building, Opposite Big Bazar, Vivekanand Nagar,Kedavadaspuram, Trivandrum.

Cofi Club

9 The Gourmet House

The Gourmet House is a quaint eatery at Pattom Junction. The pan Asian cuisine is a good bet for connoisseurs of food. The vegetarian options are equally amazing and have a right hint of flavor.
Must have: Guava ice cream, Mexican chili chicken
Cost for two: INR 600
Location:Marappalam Road, Pattom Junction, Ambalamukku, Trivandrum.

The Gourmet House

10 Cafe Alchemy

Cafe Alchemy is another cafe considered as the best in the city. They have an excellent array of pastries and muffins, and they taste equally delicious too. Now you know where to get your birthday cake from.
Must have: Rainbow cake
Cost for two: INR 500
Location:Nanthancode, Ambalamukku,Trivandrum.

Cafe Alchemy

11 Unique Brew

Unique Brew is a great cafe to have authentic Italian cuisine in town. It is ideal for both families and youngsters with a cosy ambiance and great hospitality. Located in the main road, it is easily accessible as well.
Must have: Irish Frappe
Cost for two: INR 400
Location: Next to United Colors of Benetton Shop, Kesavadasapuram, Trivandrum.

Unique Brew

12 Brewberrys- The Coffee Bar

Brewberrys is a cosy place with light music and good seating arrangements. The food is good and reasonable priced. They have board games to keep you occupied while you wait for your order.
Must have: Pizza
Cost for two: INR 650
Location:Krishna Tower, GF TC: 9/1067 (1), Jawahar Nagar, Sasthamangalam, Trivandrum

Brewberrys- The Coffee Bar

13 Muffin House

Muffin House offers delicious and light cakes at very affordable prices. Snack items like samosa and pizza are equally delicious.
Must have: Cakes and desserts
Cost for two: INR 500
Location:Muffin Towers, Near UP School, Ambalathara, Kesavadasapuram, Trivandrum.

Muffin House

14 Ambrosia

Ambrosia is a good place to spend a mid-day hour sipping coffee and savoring pastries. Their salads and chicken burgers are the winner. They serve bacon as well.
Must have: Coffee
Cost for two: INR 800
Location: Kazhakkoottam, Kulathoor, Trivandrum

Ambrosia

15 Burger Lounge

Burger Lounge is a place for burgers at great prices. They are reasonably priced and offer varieties like beef steak, zinger burger, jumbo cheese, and many more.
Must have: Jumbo Burger
Cost for two: INR 500
Location: Lakshmi Nagar, Kesavadasapuram, Trivandrum

Burger Lounge

16 Cafe Deja Brew

Cafe Deja Brew is a calm and beautiful place with a great ambiance. Their menu offers a vast variety of cuisines. On an average, there are around four or five items of each cuisine. They’re some of the best dishes are Beef Pizza, Texas Fry, and many more.
Must have: Alfredo Pasta, Iced Tea
Cost for two: INR 350
Location: Ulloor Junction, Near Reliance Trends, Trivandrum

Cafe Deja Brew

17 Coco Bongo Restaurant

Coco Bongo is a fast food restaurant serving food items like sandwiches, salads, bruschetta, and many other items. People love their vegetarian sandwiches!
Must have: Beet Sandwich
Cost for two: INR 600
Location: Crown Plaza, Near St. Mary’s South School, Patton, National Highway 47, Vivekanand Nagar, Kesavadasapuram, Trivandrum

Coco Bongo Restaurant

18 Crab Club

Crab Club is a sea facing restaurant serving amazing seafood. The view just adds a bonus to your afternoon/evening. It is a perfect place to take your date.
Must have: Lemon butter and garlic calamari
Cost for two: INR 700
Location: Light House Beach, Kovalam

Crab Club

19 Eve’s Coffee

Eve’s Coffee is a great place to hangout with your family and friends. They have more than 200 books and 1500 books. It is cosy feels like home as there is something for everyone, even for little children. They serve excellent coffee and even have an option for unlimited cappuccino. They have an array of small bites mostly made by various home chefs around the city.
Must have: Coffee
Cost for two: INR 400
Location: Pettah Venpalavattom Road, Kallummoodu, Anayara, Kannanthura, Trivandrum

Eve’s Coffee

20 Cafe Italiano

Cafe Italiano is a quiet and a serene place by the cliff that offers not a beatific view of the sea and cool breezes but some ravishing mocktails and eats. They have a good range of seafood too.
Must have: Quick Bites
Cost for two: INR 300
Location: Varkala Helipad, Varkala

Cafe Italiano