In Pictures: Pune's Iconic Cafe Goodluck Gets Its Classic Red Hue Back

By: Aakash Singh | May 18, 2024

Cafe Goodluck, one of the oldest Iranian cafes in Pune, holds a special place in the hearts of Punekars

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Located on Fergusson College Road, it is renowned for its bun maska and Irani chai

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Recently, the cafe's exterior colour was changed to blue and yellow. However, its iconic red colour has now been restored, much to the delight of its patrons

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With its cramped tables, narrow aisles, and, of course, its classic, no-frills menu, the cafe has preserved its old-world charm

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Established by Hussain Ali Yakshi in 1935, the cafe has seamlessly woven itself into Pune's fabric, becoming an indispensable aspect of the city's identity and lifestyle

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It's a go-to hangout spot for friends of all ages, from those in their 80s to teenagers aged 18

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The current structure of the restaurant, spanning 3,600 square feet and accommodating 250 seats, was constructed in the 1960s and has remained unchanged since then

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In addition to the iconic bun maska and chai, the cafe offers a variety of other must-try items such as keema pav, cheese omelette, cheese grilled sandwich, and double egg cheese roll

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So, when are you visiting Cafe Goodluck?

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