Cafe in Kangding

Himalayan Coffee & Trading Co.

The best coffee in town is served at this bright, cool and busy place near the big yak sculpture. Wraps, pizzas, house-baked pastries, waffles and wi-fi satisfy other common traveller cravings – though at...

Bar in Tagong

Khampa Cafe

By far the most popular place in town with travellers is the top-floor patio of the Khampa Cafe. They serve a tasty selection of Tibetan staples as well as steaks, burgers and pasta. A selection of local and...

Teahouse in Litang

Makye Ama Town

With a wide selection of teas (from ¥25) plus real coffee and friendly English-speaking staff, this is the most welcoming of the many teahouses that populate the upper storeys of Litang's centre.

Teahouse in Dege

Syokar Teahouse

A 2nd-floor teahouse overlooking the river with a hard-drinking, chain-smoking clientele. It's the first building on the left just across the bridge to the Bakong Monastery.