But first, coffee.
These three simple words mark exactly where the morning cuppa falls in most people’s daily routines – first and foremost. So when you go full-on Godzilla mode upon realizing that you’re out of coffee, don’t worry. We understand. The good news is, there’s a sea of good cafes in HK. The question is, how do you pick which one to go to?
We want to save you the trouble of sniffing around the streets for that intoxicating aroma only good quality beans produce, so we’ve rounded up the best coffee shops with award-winning baristas ready to make you that perfect cup of joe.
Take a break from your suit shopping in Tsim Sha Tsui and chill out in this quaint coffee shop managed by the Barista Academy. Their patio is the perfect place to people watch while the vintage interiors give it a homey feel.
Tucked away in the industrial neighbourhood of Wong Chuk Hang, this bright café is a lucky find. Founded by coffee masters, their artisan coffee is sure to give you that caffeine boost you need in an Instagram-worthy cup. We’ve heard great things about their lemon tart and sparkling coffee, so make sure you give them a try.
Step into La Station and be transported to the inside of the Paris metro. We all know Europeans take their coffee seriously, so the French founders ensure that coffee lovers get the complete European coffee experience here. From the shop design to the friendly staff and high quality coffee, this is one station you wouldn’t want to miss.
This Aussie café has everything a coffee enthusiast needs to get that beautiful brew. For a quick caffeine fix, the first floor serves amazing handcrafted drinks, while the second floor houses a smorgasbord of coffee paraphernalia a budding barista needs to make his own heavenly cuppa.
Having won the Best Signature House Blend at the HK Barista Championship in 2011, you already know you’re going to get the perfect pick-me-up at PREGIO, but why stop there? Attend one of their coffee and food pairing events to get the ultimate coffee experience.
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