“All you need is love and a cup of coffee.”
COFFEE is not just a word but an emotion. For a lot of us this word holds a lot of memories. For someone, it might remind them of their first date, for others a venture into the world of food/beverage and for most of us the first thing in the morning to start our day.
So, here’s a list of 6 cafes every coffee lover should visit after the quarantine ends:
THE HAVEN INTERNATIONAL COFFEE HOUSE
This hidden gem in Noida is a perfect place to hang out with friends or family or even have some alone-time with your precious self. The ambiance is simply PERFECT for a chilled-out weekend or daily catch ups for that matter while you sip your favorite cup of coffee and their awesome dishes. The warm and friendly nature of the staff too makes your experience worthwhile. Once you are here you will definitely fall in love with this place.
THINGS TO TRY: Flat White, Mocha Frappe, Red Bicycle latte, Affogato, Mushroom Crème pasta with chicken Pesto Paneer Sandwich, Penne Marinara, Sweet Potato Fries, Chocolate Cake Slice, Chocolate and Pumpkin Muffin and Banana and Walnut Muffin.
ADDRESS: Shop 3, Gardenia Gateway, Sector 75, Near Sector 72, Noida.
PRICE: ₹700 for two people (approx.)
TIME: 9 A.M – 10 P.M
NEAREST METRO: Noida Sector 52 (Blue line), Noida Sector 50 (Aqua line)
Brioche Dorée is a French chain of Bakery/Café restaurants founded in 1976 and originally started in Brest. This second largest bakery/café chain opened its first Indian outlet in Connaught Place, Delhi in a vegetarian avatar. The name means “Golden Brioche” in French. As you enter the café the smell of fresh coffee and freshly baked bread, cookies and other bakery items is just mesmerizing. Another perfect place to catch with friends and family.
THINGS TO TRY: Cappuccino, Café Mocha, Kouign-Amann, French Bread, French Croissant, Farfalle with Truffle Cream Sauce, Penne Pasta with Pomodoro Sauce Lemon Tart, Chocolate and Banana Tart, Cherry Flan, Red Velvet Pastry, Quiches, Fruit Sangria.
ADDRESS: M 48, Outer Circle, Connaught Place, New Delhi
PRICE: ₹500 for two people (approx.)
TIME: 8:30 A.M – 10:30 P.M
NEAREST METRO: Rajiv Chowk (Blue line)
THE COFFEE SHOP
Another café to fall in love with. This pretty Italian restaurant in Saket not only serves lip-smacking Italian dishes but also a good variety of Coffee. The ambiance of this place is just awesome with both inside and outside seating. The staff is also really friendly and strive to give you the best both in terms of food as well as experience.
THINGS TO TRY: Caramel and Banana Pancakes, Hazelnut Latte, Iced Café Mocha, and their pasta.
ADDRESS: 8, PVR Anupam Complex, Community Centre PRICE: ₹1,500 for two people (approx.) Without alcohol TIME: 9 A.M – 12 Midnight
NEAREST METRO: Saket (Yellow line)
BLUE TOKAI COFFEE ROASTERS
This beautiful café in the rustic lanes of Champa Gali in Saidulajaib, Delhi, is a perfect place to hang out on a bright sunny day with friends and family. They serve one of the best coffees in Delhi-NCR at their multiple outlets. Apart from well-brewed coffee, you can also buy freshly roasted coffee, in different grinds as per the coffee equipment you have (available both online and offline).
SHOULD TRY: Coffee, Pasta, Cappuccino, Croissant, Pancakes, Sandwich, Peri-Peri Fries
ADDRESS: Khasra 258, Lane 3, Westend Marg, Saidulajab, Saket, New Delhi. Other outlets – Vasant Vihar, Vasant Kunj, DLF Galleria – DLF Phase 4, MG Road
Gurgaon, Noida Sector 5, Safdarjung, Hauz Khas, GK-2, Ambience Mall-DLF Phase 3, DLF
Cyber City, Mahipalpur
PRICE: ₹900 for two people (approx.)
TIME: 9 A.M – 7 P.M
NEAREST METRO: Saket (Yellow line)
SARDAR-JI-BAKHSH COFFEE AND CO
In the lanes of North Campus, DU, this pretty café is a must-visit for every coffee lover. Along with a good variety of coffee they also serve kinds of pasta, pizzas, and much more. Head here or to any of their outlets for a date with bae or friends. Their Affogato is the best in town.
SHOULD TRY: Coffee, Hazelnut Frappe, Pizza, Hot Chocolate, Peri Peri Fries, Nachos, Cappuccino, Affogato.
ADDRESS: H 8, Opposite NDPL Office, Vijay Nagar, New Delhi.
Other outlets – Hauz Khas, Rajouri Garden, Netaji Subhash Place, Kamla Nagar, East Patel Nagar, Punjabi Bagh, Panchsheel Park, Prashant Vihar and Model Town 2.
PRICE: ₹800 for two people (approx.)
TIME: 12 P.M – 12 A.M (varies with outlet)
NEAREST METRO: Vishwavidyalaya, GTB Nagar (both on Yellow line)
Hidden in the by-lanes of the Tibetan Colony in Majnu Ka Tilla, this cute two-storeyed Tibetan café is a perfect getaway. As one enters the place you can feel the positive and friendly vibes of the staff and the people. This place has an awesome ambiance and lip-smacking food. Best place to hang out with friends or bae. Their breakfast menu, coffee, and pancakes are worth trying.
SHOULD TRY: Coffee, Pancakes, Pizza, Mud cake, Fries, Sandwich, Apple Pie, Fresh Juices, Donuts, and other Pastries.
ADDRESS: House 6, New Colony, Majnu ka Tilla, New Delhi
PRICE: ₹550 for two people (approx.)
TIME: 7 A.M – 10 P.M
NEAREST METRO: Vidhan Sabha (Yellow line)
So, folks as soon as this quarantine ends, head to these cafés and enjoy the lovely coffee with friends and bae.