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:
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
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
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
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
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
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