May 31, 2021
Coffee houses are sprouting like crazy, and rightfully so, because it seems that we can never get enough of coffee! From artsy coffee houses with feed-worthy interiors to pop-ups offering specialty coffee, there’s a nook for every person who considers coffee a breakfast staple.
Exploring every coffee nook in town can be quite overwhelming, but if you’re looking for perfect hangout spots that offer cozy outdoor seating while fulfilling your morning caffeine needs, here’s a list of coffee hubs you can find at Megaworld Lifestyle Malls:
For on-the-go yuppies who want to bask in the sunshine once in a while, Wildflour’s Grab-and-Go concept will fulfill your need for a laidback breakfast and coffee experience. Grab a cup of coffee and pair it with their artisan pastries.
What’s Brewing? Wildflour uses beans from La Mill, with the Vietnamese Latte as their bestseller.
Wildflour Cafe is located at G/F, Uptown Ritz, Uptown Bonifacio and is open from 7am – 10pm from Monday to Thursday, and 7am – 11pm from Friday to Sunday.
This coffee pop-up is the perfect hangout spot for cyclists, skateboarders, motorcyclists, scooter riders and pedestrians alike! The coffee nook opens as early as 10am, serving coffee aficionados their dose of adrenaline rush or recovery breakfast.
What’s Brewing? Health buffs can enjoy their keto coffee in both hot and cold variants.
Coffee Rush is located at G/F, Eastwood City Central Plaza from 10am to 9pm.
Bicycling and coffee are two of the things we’ve rediscovered and appreciated over the past year, and Bikes and Coffee serves passion for both. Aside from serving coffee and light meals that are perfect for replenishing energy without weighing cyclists down, the hub also offers cycling lifestyle essentials from spare parts to apparel.
What’s Brewing? This concept store serves coffee-based beverages powered by Refuel Specialty Coffee.
Bikes and Coffee Manila is located at G/F, Uptown Parade. They are open on weekdays from 8am to 7pm; and on weekends from 7am to 7pm.
The first of its kind in the Philippines, Nitro 7 Coffee & Tea Bar specializes in nitrogen-infused cold brew coffees and teas that are brewed for at least 18 hours. For those looking for a kick, but not in the gut, Nitro 7’s drinks are known for low acidity and 30% boost in caffeine.
What’s brewing? Black Nitro, Nitro 7’s black coffee, is known for its signature chocolatey flavor that serves as a perfect base — but with fewer calories.
Nitro 7 is located at G/F, Central Plaza, Eastwood Citywalk 1, Eastwood City.
What better way to end a morning walk than chilling in a homey coffee nook? Sift by Laureana is a new neighborhood coffee hub that specializes in homemade premium pastries and cakes, such as their signature Blue Cheese Cheesecake.
What’s brewing? Sift’s special coffee concoctions are made of Philippine coffee beans sourced directly from local farmers.
Sift by Laureana is located at Viceroy, McKinley Hill, and is open from 7am – 9pm.
UCC Clockwork brings a taste of the third wave coffee movement without making it an intimidating experience for coffee newbies. This concept store offers a wide selection of local and international single-origin coffee, using different methods such as cold drip, pour-over, and syphon style.
What’s brewing? UCC’s Sumiyaki blend uses beans that are roasted in charcoal, which is the only one of its kind in the Philippines.
UCC Park Cafe is located at Alabang West Parade and is open Mon-Fri from 8am-5pm and Sat-Sun from 7am-9pm. UCC Burgos Circle located at Burgos Park, Forbes Town is also open from 10am to 8pm. It also has a branch at G/F, Lucky Chinatown, open from 9am to 6pm.