Mandala is a coffee bar in the centre of Salamanca, renowned for its pastries and smoothies. They are freshly prepared, you choose the base, milk, yogurt or juice, then add the fruit you want, and they prepare it for you. In general the shakes are worth between 3.50 and 5 euros, depending on the season and the price of the fruit. You can add grain, honey, walnuts ... they’re really good.
Generally students come mostly from the nearby university. It is a place to go after class, or for after dinner to have dessert. They make very good tarts and cakes that they sell whole or in slices. In addition there are tapas and pinchos, as well as combined dishes. But it is more a cafe than anything else.