Coffee is a necessity all year round, especially during chilly winter months. Your fingers are instantly warmed when clutching your mug and every sip drives those shivers away. That’s what I like to call the magic of coffee. Here are 10 coffee spots to get your caffeine fix this season.

Truth Coffee Roasting

Where   36 Buitenkant Street, CBD
Contact +27 21 200 0440

Molten Toffee

Molten Toffee is passionate about coffee. If you’re feeling peckish, sandwiches and croissants are served too. They don’t want you to taste their brews on a rumbling stomach. They suggest you try their Café Mocha in the morning to warm your soul.


Where 45A Kloof Street, Gardens
Contact +27 21 422 2885, [email protected]

Bootlegger Coffee Company Sea Point

Using only the best coffee beans, Bootlegger offers exquisite coffee. There’s plenty of space to hang out with friends, and meet and mingle with new people. Bootlegger opens at 6:30 am, to to make sure you get your caffeine fix just before you hit the office.

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Where 39 Regent Road, Sea Point
Contact +27 21 434 0060, [email protected]

Tribe Roasting Coffee

According to Tribe, the taste of coffee is the equaliser. Pay them a visit for coffee that will have your taste buds tingling with flavour. Those who prefer their coffee decaffeinated, Tribe is pleased to be at your service.


Where The Woodstock Foundry, 160 Albert Road, Woodstock
Contact +27 21 448 3362, [email protected]

Kamili Coffee

Located in the heart of Cape Town, Kamili‘s coffee is roasted to order. They are serious about the quality of their beans and their roasting method. Kamili means ‘perfect’ in Swahili. Owner Theo Snyckers says the perfect cup of coffee is made just the way you like it. So, get ready to be served your best coffee yet.


Where 29 Shortmarket Street and Long Street, CBD
Contact [email protected]

Motherland Coffee Company

Passionate about Africa, Motherland offers a rich African original blend. Ethiopian Sidamo and Rwandan Kivu beans are used to create the delicious outcome that you get to savour. For an enriching African coffee experience, Motherland awaits.

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Where Mandela Rhodes Place, Corner Wale Street and Georges Mall
Contact +27 21 424 8570, [email protected]

Skinny Legs Luxury Café

Cuddle up with a fantastic book and good coffee this winter. Skinny Legs has the nicest homemade almond milk lattes to keep you focused on that good read.


Where 70 Loop Street, CBD
Contact +27 21 423 5403, [email protected]

Bread Milk and Honey

Bread Milk and Honey established an Internal Barista Training programme, that’s how serious they are about good coffee. Enjoy their current seasonal Espresso blend made with beans from Tanzania, Republic of Guatemala and India. They are passionate about quality food and they also offer pastries which you can indulge in on-the-go or sit in.

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Where 10 Spin Street, CBD
Contact  +27 21 461 8425, [email protected]

Rosetta Roastery

Rosetta Roastery is Cape Town’s first exclusive single-origin specialty coffee roastery! They welcome you with breathtaking coffee and the amazing vibe of The Woodstock Exchange.


Where 66 Albert Road, Woodstock
Contact +27 21 447 4099, [email protected]

Starlings Café

They promise you coffee, reasonable and honest prices, and a smile. Who would say no to that? Located behind the hedge on Belvedere Road, Starlings coffee makes up for the struggle to find them. They also prepare food. So, allow them to put a smile on your face.

Where 94 Belvedere Road, Claremont
Contact +27 21 671 6875, [email protected]

I’ve done the homework for you. Now go out there and warm yourselves up!

Photography courtesy Truth Coffee, Bootlegger Coffee Company, Motherland Coffee Company, Bread Milk and Honey, Skinny Legs Luxury Café, Starlings Café, Rosetta Roasting, Jess Daley, Motlen Toffee, Tribe  

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