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Get those 'gram-worthy shots at THESE 9 aesthetic cafes in Lucknow!

A for Aesthetics, B for Beauty and C for Cafes, when in Lucknow!

If your cafe vibe-check is incomplete without mouth-watering food, compelling decor and a heavy dash of suave ambience, then you've landed at just the right place. Wrapped in an array of themes, cafes in Lucknow surely know how to win hearts and taps on social media and otherwise! So if you're on the lookout for places that can elevate your 'gram profile to match those dream-like aesthetics, then check out THESE 9 cafes in Lucknow.

Cappuccino Blast

One of the OG cafes in town, Cappuccino Blast is known to have brewed a strong 'cafe culture' in the City of Nawabs and it won't be an exaggeration to define this place as supreme! Be it adorning a boho look, showing off a pop of art or pulling in visitors with its open-restaurant vibe and comfortable interiors- this place does it all.

Location: 12, near ETV Office, Sarva Palli, The Mall Avenue, Lucknow

The Coffee Palette 

A pop of colour and a whole lot of plush, hurt no one and the interiors of The Coffee Palette state just that! One of the newer additions in the Lucknow landscape of art and food, this cafe is gaining much popularity for adding a boho-chic dimension to the city. A must-visit place with your gang, the comfort of this place is as unparalleled as the details of its artistic interiors!

Location: House 3/545, Vivek Khand, Station Road, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Garden Bakery

If you are in Bhootnath and looking for a hangout spot, simply make a beeline to this place. The golden light of artsy chandeliers, a splash of green creepers and the base of monochrome floors, factor in to create a romantic vibe and an ideal studio-like setting, for your Instagram photos!

Location: B 1031, Behind Bhootnath Market, Indira Nagar, Lucknow

Home Sweet Home

If fairy-tale aesthetics are your jam, then Home Sweet Home is going to be your oh-so-favourite in this list! You'll find it all here - a blossoming canopy for the roof, vintage labels on walls and the overall minimalistic white furniture with the right music, to get you in the mood to model.

Location: House 11, 3rd Floor, Halwasiya, M.G. Road, Hazratganj, Lucknow


Holler up your gang or fix a date with bae, for Mocha's vibe is bound to lift everyone's mood! The fun and contemporary look of this cafe has made it a buzzing favourite among people of all age groups. Pro-tip for those who are visiting primarily for snapshots- their extended balcony during the golden hours is just the place you are looking for!

Location: CP-1, 2nd Floor, Anand Plaza, Viram Khand 1, Near Patrakarpuram Crossing, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

The Hazelnut Factory

The classic blue interiors of THF transport you to a lavish French bakery, the moment you step in. The stone pavements, outdoor seating and an umbrella of green climbers adorn the cafe with an elegant look. A token reminder of all things pretty and perfect, this place deserves to be on your 'gram!

Location: B-192, Rama Krishna Math, Nirala Nagar, Lucknow

Cafe Repertwahr

Bibliophiles, assemble! Cafe Repertwahr is one of the coolest book cafes in Lucknow and after a reading session here, if you want an open rooftop setting for your pictures, then this is your place. A silhouette shoot in the evening hours or one with its brilliant lighting a little later, is gonna brighten up your feed for sure!

Location: A2, 3rd Floor, Kala Niketan, Faizabad Road, Maruti Puram, Indira Nagar, Lucknow

Free Spirit

As the name suggests, Free Spirit is just the place to capture those junk, boho and pop looks for your IG! With classic wooden benches, posters and splashes of colour, this place is so much like a cool Bollywood college canteen and rightly so, for its most frequented by university goers. So gather your friends and get that wild group photograph here.

Location: Mandi Parishad Road, Vishesh Khand 2, Near Union Bank, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Vintage Machine

Vintage Machine is more of a 'time machine' that will transport you into the era of polaroids, lamps, trunks and mahogany furniture aesthetics amid the cacophony of Lucknow. So put on those bell-bottoms and bucket hats and bring back the glamour of vintage to your feed, in style!

Location: 3/11, Patrakar Puram, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow


When in Lucknow, there is always a cafe around the corner to suit your everyday mood and look, so what are you waiting for?! Mask up and head out to get set clickin' and reel-ing for your Instagram!

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