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Rappler's latest stories on coffee shop


Ecobite restaurant upcycles your damaged glass bottles for free

Jul 19, 2019 - 8:04 AM

Reuse them as a pencil holder or drinking glasses at home

Bo’s Coffee introduces new Theo & Philo mocha coffee beverage

Jun 12, 2019 - 8:00 AM

Homegrown brands Bo’s Coffee and artisanal chocolate Theo & Philo join forces this Independence Day to create this limited edition drink

Starbucks' expansion runs out of steam in South Africa

Dec 26, 2018 - 9:25 PM

Taste Holdings, the local licensee of Starbucks in South Africa, struggles to control operational costs and debt

Hundreds of people queue during the official opening of South Africa's first Starbucks store, also the US coffeehouse chain's first store in Sub-Saharan Africa, in Johannesburg on April 21, 2016. (Photo by GIANLUIGI GUERCIA / AFP)

Malongo Atelier Barista offers fair-trade coffee and teas

Dec 14, 2018 - 7:18 PM

Enjoy different filtration and brewing methods, single-origin coffee beans, tea brews, crepes, and a taste of French heritage here

Single Origin has something for everyone

Nov 06, 2018 - 10:00 AM

Single Origin is also known for its generously portioned comfort food and craft cocktails, beer and wine selections

WINDOW DRESSING. Single Origin has branches in Greenbelt 3, BGC and Rockwell. Photo by Earnest Mangulabnan Zabala

LOOK: The Starbucks anniversary tumblers are mermaid goals

Sep 11, 2018 - 9:43 AM

The merchandise will be available beginning September 11

Images of products courtesy of Starbucks

Plakafé: Baguio's gem hiding in plain sight

Sep 09, 2018 - 7:30 AM

Local artist Oliver Olivete has transformed this coffee shop into a visual feast

LOOK: It's a matcha and mocha summer 2018 for Starbucks Philippines

Apr 07, 2018 - 1:37 PM

Here's a list of all the new drinks and food items Starbucks has to offer for the summer months

NEW DRINKS. The Tea-ramisu and the Midnight Mocha. All photos by Bea Cupin/Rappler

At the new Starbucks Reserve bar, coffee and heritage blend together

Jan 29, 2018 - 3:29 PM

Take a look (and a sip) at the special 20th anniversary Starbucks Reserve bar in Rockwell

STARBUCKS RESERVE BAR. The store's opening coincides with the coffee brand's 20th anniversary in the Philippines. Photo courtesy of Starbucks

#PugadBaboy: To Trust and Surveil

Sep 22, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Do good, feel good at The Giving Cafe in Mandaluyong

Sep 07, 2017 - 6:21 PM

At the Giving Cafe, it's all about good coffee, good food, good vibes, and good intentions

THE GIVING CAFE. The cafe's bright interiors only amplifies the feel-good factor you get from helping a social enterprise. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

First Tim Hortons in PH: Photos, price points, what to expect

Feb 24, 2017 - 9:33 PM

Timbits Iced Capps and more Here s a look at the first Southeast Asian branch of the Canadian cafe

What to try at Zoo Coffee, Korean café with cute 'animals'

Aug 03, 2016 - 4:48 PM

Korean cafe Zoo Coffee gives you the vibe of being inside the zoo

Starbucks to open in South Africa

Mar 03, 2016 - 8:15 PM

The first two Starbucks branches in South Africa will begin operations this April

A Starbucks coffee shop in Burlington, Massachusetts, USA, 31 October 2014. Starbucks stocks fell 3.1% in premarket trading following the reporting of 4th quarter results.

Starbucks to open first cafe in Italy

Mar 01, 2016 - 2:15 PM

The American firm will head into a country already flooded with established coffee shops

epa04261525 A view of a Starbucks sign in New York, New York, USA, 16 June 2014. The company announced that it is beginning a partnership with Arizona State University to make undergraduate degrees available at a discount to 135,000 U.S. employees who work in the stores at least 20 hours a week. EPA/JUSTIN LANE

#PugadBaboy: Coffee Shop punchline 2

Nov 30, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Coffee Shop punchline 3

Nov 30, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Coffee Shop

Nov 30, 2015 - 5:00 AM

60 amazing planners, journals, and datebooks for 2016

Oct 25, 2015 - 7:59 PM

We re back with our compilation of tons of stunning planners to inspire you this 2016

Doodle planner, P595. Photo courtesy of FILED

26 Beautiful (and useful) planners, journals and diaries for 2015

Nov 10, 2014 - 9:08 PM

There s something for everyone from the coffee shop planners to the ones by local Filipino brands

Figaro to open more stores in the Middle East

Sep 21, 2014 - 4:30 PM

The deal would allow the Filipino coffee shop and restaurant chain to open up to 40 stores in the Middle East

Where to eat in Jakarta this weekend: Sept. 20-21

Sep 20, 2014 - 10:28 AM

A gourmet fast food joint a famous Bak Kut Teh restaurant from Singapore and a mini underground bar

CROWDED PLACE. The restaurant has been drawing crowds to the new Ozone Mall in Pantai Indah Kapuk. Photo courtesy of

Where to eat in Jakarta this weekend: Sept. 13-14

Sep 12, 2014 - 8:26 PM

We list some interesting recommendations from food bloggers that you might want to check out this weekend

10 delicious coffee shop sandwiches

Apr 16, 2014 - 5:30 PM

Want a lunchtime treat? Try these sandwiches the next time you re looking for something new

Webhits: Dumb Starbucks

Feb 13, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Dumb Starbucks was fun while it lasted Check out this tour of the mockery of the successful coffee shop chain

A cafe that charges you by the minute

Jan 11, 2014 - 6:43 PM

In London an anti café which charges people not for how much they re drinking but for how long they re staying is becoming popular

WebHits: Telekinetic coffee shop surprise

Oct 09, 2013 - 8:02 AM

Unsuspecting customers at a New York city coffee shop get the shock of their lives

A different sip: Alternative coffee shops

Jun 28, 2013 - 10:05 AM

This rainy season try out 3 coffee shops that offer something different

COFFEE BLISS. Rainy days make you want to tuck in with a cup of hot coffee. All photos by Pia Ranada

Iloilo's coffee oasis

Mar 11, 2013 - 4:31 PM

Madge Café in the Iloilo market is where rich and poor sugar barons and fish vendors can come and chat

Jollibee buys stake in Hard Rock cafe operator

Jan 24, 2012 - 5:28 PM

The bee Filipinos love is now dabbling in Rock n Roll acquiring a 50 stake in the operator of Hard Rock Cafe franchises in Macau Hong Kong and Vietnam