Lazimpat Gallery Cafe
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Lazimpat Gallery Cafe information
This friendly and good-value place occupies a unique niche, somewhere between a greasy spoon and an art cafe, with a menu boasting both beans on toast and fresh carrot and coriander soup. Everything from the cakes to the juices is made fresh on the spot. It’s great for a cheap, light lunch, especially if you’re out in Lazimpat and suddenly need a cheese-and-ham toastie.