FOUNDED by an Australian team, this boutique café offers their version of bitter sweet Arabica blend and Indonesian Single Origin. Their philosophy ‘from seed to cup’ signifies their belief that in a great cup of coffee lies carefully-selected beans and the farmers who grow them.
INTERIOR: Grain Espresso is a two-story café with both indoor and outdoor seating areas. With an industrial-inspired interior, the café furnishes itself with a lot of wood and metal elements. Guests may also find touches of Bali within its bright and airy space.
The Offer: Specialized itself in the art of making espressos, Grain Espresso is the place to order a cup of espresso or cold drip. There are also latte, cappuccino, flat white and macchiato within the menu. The café also has fresh juice, smoothie, cakes, salad and a full list of breakfast to dinner menus that are cooked using ingredients from local markets and organic farms.
Jalan Seminyak No. 16B, Seminyak, Bali.
BOASTING itself as one of the pioneers of coffee culture in Thailand, PHIL Coffee Company employs both science and craftsmanship to roast the coffee cherries. They only roast coffee in small batches to ensure the best quality in every sip of your cup of coffee. This way, true to its name—which means love in Greek—PHIL Coffee wishes to share their love toward coffee as well as to grow with the love of all coffee lovers.
INTERIOR: The café has an indoor and outdoor seating areas with warm tones and mix elements of wood and bricks.
The Offer: Phil Coffee’s signature espresso tastes light and smooth, yet is still rich in flavors. The café also offers Split Espresso, which consists of one espresso shot and a glass of piccolo latte. Balance the sweet and the acid zest of your cup with a slice of PHIL banoffee pie, Hummingbird Cake or their selection of pastries.Their single origins are served in espresso or filter/drip as well as their best-selling blend of the Hummingbird. The bean selections come from many parts around the world.
21, Sukhumvit 61, Klongtan North Wattana, Bangkok; 66-2/001- 5850; philscoffeecompany.com
STARTING their line of business from selling furniture, the warehouse also serves coffees as their way of deciphering their journey in finding a good cup of coffee to the table. Epic Coffee is thrilled to explore all kinds of Indonesian coffee and find the distinctive taste of each one.
INTERIOR: Sharing the same warehouse where Epilog Furniture showcases their beautiful furniture, sipping a cup of coffee in Epic Coffee can be done both indoor and outdoor in their beautiful garden. The venue is spacious with various types of furniture that can be bought home after you finish your bitter sweet treats.
— Classic Mango Panna Cotta by Epic Coffee; Epic Nachos by Epic Coffee
The Offer: The café offers their specialty: Espresso and Luwak Gayo that are prepared with manual brewing methods. They also have the smooth Flat White, Americano and Hot Chocolate, and a variety of fruity drinks such as the fruit layered milkshake. To go with your drink, have a bite of their sandwiches, salads, burgers or grilled chickens. Everything is made with only the finest local ingredients
Jalan Palagan Tentara Pelajar No. 29 Sleman, Yogyakarta; epiccoffee.co.id
Appeared in Issue 13 of PathWay Magazine