10 Awesome Places To Head To For That Much-Delayed Coffee Date With Your BFF
Sometimes, all a good conversation demands is a great cuppa coffee in a picturesque setting, ideal for that perfect soiree with your BFF! If you've been putting off meeting your bestie for ages (enough of those excuses!), then this is for YOU! Grab him/her, zero in on a date and head out on a much-awaited date when with them at these awesome places across the city!
1. Jugmug Thela
True to its name, the place is entirely lit up in the evenings giving it that mystical and magical feel. While you can enjoy your drink on one of the outdoor benches, propped up on the cobbled stone road, the ‘thelas’ containing handicrafts and edibles from their eponymous brand, and the small reading corner can become alternate conversation starters, so head over here with your bestie right away!
Where | Jugmug Thela - Shed 4, Khasra 258, Lane 3, Westend Marg, Saidulajab, Saket
Timings | 12 Noon - 9:30 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 600
Call Them | +91 11 4182 8212
Here’s Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/JugmugThela/
2. Cafe Tesu
Cafe Tesu is located in Aurobindo Marg and looks like it's come straight outta a fairytale with its beautiful ambience, mouth-watering food and freshly baked goodies! This place has everything ranging from fresh sandwiches to homemade pies to fancy seafood platters, making it the perfect venue for that tête-à-tête with your BFF!
Where | Cafe Tesu - Essex Farms, 4, Sri Aurobindo Marg, Near The IIT Crossing
Timings | 8 AM - 11 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,400
Call Them | +91 9873 704 704
Here’s Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Cafe-Tesu-430815773941755/
3. Elma's Bakery & Kitchen
A quintessential British café, Elma’s will surely transport you to 70s London with their pastel door frames, checkered floors, a grand piano and grandfather’s clock - this place will make you feel like you’re inside a British tearoom, making it perfect for your coffee date. An abode for both tea and coffee lovers alike, This place is ideal for a laid-back hang out sesh, at their outdoor sitting arena. So make sure you stop by, get your fill of gossip and don’t forget to order at least one of their desserts (Red Velvet Cake, Rainbow Cake) that are freshly prepared in their bakery!
Where | Elma's Bakery & Kitchen - 73, Mehar Chand Market, Lodhi Colony
Meal For Two | Rs 2,000
Timings | 11: 30 AM - 11 PM
Call Them | +91 11 4905 0881
Here’s Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/Elmasbakery
4. Grammar Room
Located in Mehrauli, this is the perfect place where you can catch up on all the latest gossip with your bestie over some good food and coffee! The light chattering of people, comfy ambience and homey vibe, make it even more perfect. The menu includes scrumptious options such as The Mushroom Medley, The Bernie Burger, Chicken Katsu Sando and Don’t Worry Eat Prawn Curry, to name a select few, so head over now to bask in the beauty of this place with your BFF!
Where | The Grammar Room - One Style Mile, Mehrauli
Timings | 12 Noon - 10 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,600
Call Them | +91 813 028 8558
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/thegrammarroomdelhi/
5. Cha Bar
Cha Bar is a paradise for every tea lover’s - serving awesome varieties of tea and a limited selection of coffees too. On the premises, one can also find the illustrious Oxford bookstore. The place is perfect for all chai lovers and bibliophiles alike, to bond over never-ending conversations on books. The minimalist décor makes it a great place to unwind after exploring the hustle and bustle of Connaught Place, so stop by now with your bestie in tow to catch up over some chai therapy!
6. Rose Cafe
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One of the prettiest cafes in the city, Rose Cafe can transport you to heaven in absolutely no time. Every element of the cafe drives you back to a calm and peaceful era which nudges you to let your hair down and just revel in the small pleasures of life. Their garden is a tranquil place to soak up the sun while devouring their delish pizzas and sumptuous waffles with your BFF, so pop by soon!
Where | Rose Cafe - 2, Westend Marg, Said-Ul-Ajaib, Saket
Timings | 12 Noon - 9 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,300
Call Them | +91 9810 088 762
Here’s Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/rosecafenewdelhi/
7. Perch Wine & Coffee Bar
An easy-going wine bar that encourages you to explore the world of wine, coffee and simple, delicious food, this place is perfect for that coffee date that's been long due! We highly recommend trying their delicious salads or their Coffee Sangria *we swear by it!*. So when are you stopping by?
Where | Perch Wine & Coffee Bar - Khan Market & Vasant Vihar
Timings | 8 AM - 12:30 AM
Meal For Two | Rs 2,000
Call Them | +91 8373 976 637
Here’s Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/perchindelhi/
We absolutely love this cutesy English-inspired cafe that has such a dreamy setting that you won't be able to stop yourselves from taking endless selfies with your BFF with its resplendent open-air section enveloped in greenery. The bakery inside adds to the endearing charm and the first floor has a more cosy atmosphere, perfect for those never-ending chats, so head over here with your bestie right away!
9. Cafe Lota
How about a museum tour and a coffee date all in one with your BFF? Sounds awesome, right? So after a fulfilling visit to the National Crafts Museum, head over to Cafe Lota for that much-needed refuelling stop. It has an outdoor seating area, which means you can soak up the sun all day while munching on some yummies and sip on heart warming coffee. Try their Ragi Vada Pav, Chicken Samosa, Mysore Nuggets Extra Bold Coffee and you’ll be thanking us later!
Where | Cafe Lota - National Crafts Museum, Gate 2, Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan
Timings | 12 Noon - 9 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 1,200
Call Them | +91 7838 960 787
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/CafeLota/
10. Cafe Wink
Known for its modern furniture and eye-popping decor and thousands of fairy lights twinkling away at night, this cafe surely looks like something straight out of a fairytale. If you’re looking for a quiet coffee date with your bestie where you can talk about everything under the sun, then this is the place to be. The drool-worthy food and their thick yummy shakes will make your taste buds ask for more and their coffee menu is surely something that’ll soon give you a blissful caffeine high, so drop by soon!
Where | Cafe Wink - Plot 9, Shreshtha Vihar, Anand Vihar
Timings | 8:30 AM - 11 PM
Meal For Two | Rs 800
Call Them | +91 8130 370 123 & +91 8130 470 123
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/winkme/
So, bookmark these places and land up with your bestie when you next plan to step out for a quick meal!