When we are in college, we are mostly broke and always hungry :P. There are plenty of occasions to go out with your friends be it just to escape the boredom of the day or simply the mood to bunk classes and have coffee instead.
In such a situation, Mohali has a handful of cheap and cheerful cafes to brighten up your day. Believe you me, these places are some of the best in tricity and a deserve a definite visit!
1. Amigos Café:
So the one that tops the list is Amigos café, Mohali. It is one of the best cafes in Mohali. The place is quirky and the food reasonable and delicious. They serve their watermelon and pineapple drinks in an actual pineapple and watermelon. How interesting! They also have a basement so you can check it out.
Address: Bay Shop 132, Phase 3B-2, Sector 60, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab 160060
Cost for two: Just Rs.500
Favourites: Cheesy chipsticks (highly recommended) Peri Peri Pasta, Virgin Mojito, Peri Peri Chicken Pizza, Chicken Wings, Pomegranate Basil, Mix Fruit Juice, Passion Fruit Mojito
2. Café rooftop Socials:
This café has the most delightful ambiance and is sure to become your favorite hangout place. As the name suggests, the café is placed on a terrace so you might care about the weather before planning a visit. Enjoy a perfectly scrumptious meal surrounded by colorful wall paints and fairy lights. It’s definitely a unique concept, so add it to your list!
Address: SCO 65-66, Phase 10,(above reliance fresh), Mohali Stadium Rd, Phase 10, Sector 64, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab 160062
Favorites: Maggi, Virgin Mojito, White Sauce Pasta, Coffee, Honey Chilli Cauliflower, Falafel, Chicken Chunks
Cost for two: Just Rs. 450
3. The Last Course:
The last course is another newly opened place attracting the crowd. This place is very warm and comfortable and the service won’t disappoint you either. Especially if you are up for some fun and delectable dessert ranging from waffles, ice-creams in a cone, a cup on the stone and what not, this is the place.
Adress: SCO 124, Phase 3B-2, Sector 60, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Mohali, Punjab, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab
Cost for two: Only Rs. 500
Favourites: Waffles, Ice Cream Roll, Nachos, Coffee, Garlic Bread, Cheese Pasta
4. Café Free Soul:
It is a very relaxed sort of cafe serving drinks and food to their guests on bean bags and hanging chairs. This place is a good option for reunions and group hangouts. You can play various indoor games or simply read a book. The food is nice but it’s basically the ambiance that makes it unique. Go have some fun and free your soul 🙂
Address: SCO 8, Second floor, Sector 68, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab 160062
Cost for two: Rs.500
Favourites: Choco frappe, shakes, pizza
5. Shooters café
It’s not only in the name but the place has got a real shooting rage in the basement of the building. It is for the learners but yes you can try a round or two. Their food is finger licking good and you’ll surely love the ambiance the moment you enter the place.Their tandoori momos are very famous so don’t miss on that.
Address: SCO 654, Himalaya Marg Road, Sector 70, Mohali
Opening hours: Today 11 AM to 11 PM
Average Cost: Rs.550 for two people (approx.)
Favourites: Tandoori Momos, Chocolate Shake, Fries, Murgh Malai Kebab, Paan Shake, Chilli Chicken Momos, Farmhouse Pizza
So if you are bored of those regular eating joints, pick any of the above and you won’t be disappointed. These cafes are unique and pocket-friendly at the same time, hence perfect for a college student!