Where you get your coffee is a big deal these days. Whether you’re after a cold brew or a classic latte, the most important question remains: is your brew good enough to share on Instagram?

From cool cups to fancy latte art, we’ve rounded up some of the best places in Hong Kong for coffee and an Instagram snap:

 

1

Omotesando Koffee

Tokyo’s most beloved coffee shop, Omotesando Koffee has landed in Hong Kong with their signature iced cappuccino with cocoa powder and cold brews.

Omotesando Koffee, Shop G24-25, Lee Tung Avenue, 200 Queen’s Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, ooo-koffee.com

Photo: @yewwooi

 

2

Kasa

Wan Chai’s adorable Cantonese restaurant and cafe serves their flat white in a traditional chawan.

Kasa, Suite 103, 1/F, Shui On Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, +852 2659 9189, www.facebook.com/kasahongkong

Photo: @maxinechann

3

Sensory Zero

Sensory Zero is one of our favourite coffee shops in Wong Chuk Hang. A great place to chill out, their food comes in beautiful crockery from Loveramics and the coffee cups feature the iconic Japanese The Great Wave off Kanagawa. 

Sensory Zero, 2 Heung Yip Road, Wong Chuk Hang, +852 2511 6011, www.sensoryzero.com

Photo: @thechocolateclubhk

4

Café Sausalito

Café Sausalito in Sham Shui Po is all about supporting creatives. Their latte art is second to none.

Café Sausalito, 201 Tai Nan Street, Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong, www.cafesausalitohk.com

Photo: @jbwhateverforever

5

Why50

It’s time to switch your usual coffee order to an iced coffee now that it’s finally gotten hot here in Hong Kong.

Why50, 27 Hillier Street, Sheung Wan, www.facebook.com/Why50hk

6

Espresso Alchemy

Priding themselves as a small batch speciality coffee roaster, Espresso Alchemy’s green tea lattes are simply irresistible.

Espresso Alchemy, Shop 8, 4-6 Hoi Wan Street, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2613 2638, www.alchemycoffee.net

7

Artisan Room

Artisan Room’s cold drip coffee is both a treat to drink and look at.

Artisan Room, 8-12 South Lane, Shek Tong Tsui, Hong Kong, +852 2656 3198, www.facebook.com/artisanroomhk

8

Veygo coffee

From batman to snowmen, Veygo coffee does it all with their creamy, artsy lattes.
Veygo Coffee, 24 Swatow Street, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, +852 2205 1311, www.veygocoffee.com

 

9

Elephant Grounds

Hipster café Elephant Grounds not only serves up artistic coffee but tasty bites such as Asian-style fried chicken, ice cream sandwiches, Donburi and more.

Elephant Grounds, Shop C, G/F, 42-28 Paterson Street, Fashion Walk, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, +852 2562 8688, elephantgrounds.com

10

The Hideout Coffee Shop

The Hideout Coffee Shop in Sai Ying Pun offers beautiful coffees paired with beautiful desserts.

The Hideout Coffee Shop, Shop B, 63 Third Street, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong, +852 2858 1012

Photo: @hennydhar

Yi Li Dawson
HK Editor
Yi Li is your typical half-Brit half-Chinese hybrid with a serious case of wanderlust. When not writing, she's either on the hunt for the best new cocktails, on a hike or enjoying a sinful bowl of truffle fries (and working them off at XYZ). Follow her @yilidawson on Instagram or Twitter.