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Lovers of the freshly ground brew are spoilt for choice in Cape Town. With nearly every Mother City corner being home to a cute or quirky coffee house it shouldn’t surprise you that we think of ourselves as connoisseurs. Begin your java-loving journey and take refuge from the cold and rainy season inside one of these comfortable cafés.
mischu coffee shop and showroomThe coffee shop that serves up award-winning blends and passionate baristas. mischu offers mostly espresso-based offerings – cortados, flat whites, cappuccinos and more - made from mischu’s own signature creation, Isabella Coffee Blend, named after his first child because, as he points out, they were “born in the same week”. The fragrant mixture comprises Brazilian, Costa Rican and Guatemalan roasts, culminating a full-bodied blend featuring floral aroma notes, delicate citrus acidity and a glorious dark chocolate aftertaste. mischu also offers a few teas, including the smokey South-American Yerba Mate tea, iced coffees and soft drinks. produces award-winning coffee: In 2012, mischu took home the Best Espresso and Best Cappuccino trophies at the Cape Town Barista Awards, and later that year, the Best Cappuccino in South Africa as well as the title of Best Coffee by OfLocal in 2015 and 2016.Opening Hours: Monday – Sunday: 07:00 -18:0085A Regent Road Sea Point Cape Town
Folk Coffee Anthropology by Espresso ConceptsOpening its doors in January 2016, this Bree Street haunt offers caffeine lovers, food enthusiasts and everyone in between a unique coffee experience. With its stylish yet comfortable atmosphere, guests are immediately put at ease and are invited to sit back and relax with a great cuppa Joe in the book corner, on the couch or at a table by the eateries large windows. No matter whether it is for a quick cup on-the-run, a coffee date or even a couple of coffee cocktails before painting the town red – Folk Coffee Anthropology welcomes anyone and everyone and aims to make your cup of java just the way you like it. To accompany the coffee inspired beverages, the eatery also offers an extensive food menu comprising various tapas and light meals. Crowd favourites include the artisan hand made burgers, deep dish quiche which changes daily, chicken Caesar salad served with bacon bits, poached egg and crispy croutons, and the hot and spicy chicken livers served with fresh ciabatta. What’s more, Folk Coffee Anthropology is also a retail store for Espresso Concepts coffee and is the sole importer of the Spanish Iberital espresso machines as well as other domestic coffee goods and beans. Opening Hours: Monday – Friday: 7am – 7pm Saturday: 8am – 2pm Sunday: Open for special events or occasions.Shop 4 Touchstone House 7 Bree Street Cape Town 27 (0)21 276 1795