But first, coffee.
May it be to meet a deadline for a client presentation or for a paper you need to write for your next class, looking for the right work spot can be tricky–you’ll need a quiet space, good food, excellent coffee, steady Wi-Fi, and lots of power outlets.
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Lucky for you, we’ve created a list on some of the best work spots around Makati and made sure that everything in this list has Wi-Fi and or whether or not you can charge your gadgets.
Single Origin – multiple branches
Single Origin Osteria boasts a kitchen that is able to make Single Origin Osteria boasts a kitchen that is able to make fresh and adventerous new dishes daily while also keeping a roster of time-tested classics. Pay a visit to Osteria today and discover a sure-to-be favorite. Pay a visit to Osteria today and discover a sure-to-be favorite.
Insider tip: Enjoy up to ₱300 off your bill!
Black Scoop Café – Jupiter St.
From the sweet-toothed geniuses behind Infinitea comes Black Scoop Cafe, your next favorite dessert stop! Serving up soft serve innovations such as milk tea ice cream and the like, we dare you to resist these creatively addictive flavors!
Insider tip: Enjoy a Solo Large Thai Milk Tea for only
Coffee Project – multiple branches
From the same group behind Cafe Voila in Tagaytay, Coffee Project’s QC branch is the first branch with the flower garden-inspired theme. They serve great coffee, desserts, pastries and affordable meals as well. Their best selling Salted Caramel Cheesecake is a must try!
Toby’s Estate – multiple branches
Originally roasting from Sydney, Australia, Toby’s Estate has quickly grown into a local favorite for its brand of authentic and premium coffee. Aside from the organic and sustainable coffee, you can also expect a menu full of incredible all-day breakfast plates, pasta dishes, grilled sandwiches, and even rich European wine!
Insider tip: Enjoy One Flat White for only
West Town’s Coffee – Poblacion
A coffee shop that originated in Chicago way back in the ’90s, West Town has then revived here in Manila serving up third wave coffee, pastries, and other food you can munch on while you work in their industrial-themed café.
Dean & Deluca – multiple branches
From New York to Rockwell, Dean & Deluca offers freshly-baked breads and pastries, wine, rice meals, pasta, cakes, and coffee. A definite must-try is their salted egg croissant which we also featured here.
Refinery – muliple branches
Refinery is a third wave cafe that serves all-day breakfast and brunch items, international comfort dishes, light meals and specialty coffee–but what sets it apart is that it also serves wine and cocktails.
Insider tip: Enjoy up to ₱100 off your bill!
Crepe Amelie – multiple branches
Crepe Amelie is a dessert and cafe specializing in savory and sweet crepes. They open as early as 7:00AM to serve you their wide selection of all-day breakfast items, pasta, sandwiches and crepes! More crepe cakes here.
Eight Coffee Bar by UCC – Rockwell
Eight Coffee is a partnership between Japanese coffee giant UCC and the Rockwell group of companies. They serve Japanese-inspired dishes, unique coffee concoctions (try their Kori Kohi drink!), and a wide selection of desserts like their ube cake.
Insider tip: Enjoy Buy 1 Get 1 Nitro Draft Cold Brew Coffee for only
Reservations are accepted
2/F 8 Rockwell, Hidalgo Drive, Rockwell, Makati
Zoo Coffee – Bel-Air
Zoo Coffee is an international zoo-themed cafe franchise from Korea. Prepare to snuggle cute stuffed toys around the cafe while you work on that thesis! They serve sandwiches, waffles, pastries, tea, and imported coffee from Korea. Read our full feature here.
Insider tip: Enjoy Buy 1 Get 1 Oreo Bingsu for only
Commune – Poblacion
Commune is a community cafe that specializes in locally sourced coffee topped with their famous 3D latte art. They also serve pastries and light meals. From time to time, they host events here like open mic nights and poetry nights.
Happy Garden Cafe – Bel-Air
Happy Garden Cafe is a cozy, garden-inspired cafe that takes on the farm-to-table concept on their menu. They also sell gluten-free pastries, fresh flowers, and gardening tools here.
Yardstick – Legazpi Village
Yardstick is a special coffee roasting company that serves and distributes locally sourced coffee. Aside from their cold brew bottles, Yardstick is also known for their waffles that are big enough for sharing.
The Kismet Cafe – Poblacion
Kismet Cafe is a hip and colorful cafe and wellness center opened by the team behind Yoga Wholistics iNQ, a yoga studio inside the same building . They serve healthy and organic snacks, pastries, hot chocolate, and coffee.
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