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16 Must-Visit Places To Grab A Hot Cup Of Coffee To Satisfy Your Caffeine Cravings This Winter

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Editors 9 Nov 2020

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Be it early mornings, tiresome afternoons or chilly evenings, it’s always refreshing to sip a freshly-brewed delicious cup of coffee. The best coffee, if it’s made right, gives you a heady sense of satisfaction. A whiff of roasted beans is thoroughly refreshing and meant to be savoured and lingered over! This one’s for our fellow caffeine junkies who, like us, jealously guard their prime brew and are always on the prowl for the best coffee joints in town. Here are some of our favourite haunts to enjoy this sinful cup of beverage be it any part of Delhi.

Central Delhi

1. Café Lota

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Food is a form of art. It couldn’t get truer than this and Café Lota is a true example for the same. Truly made for art and food enthusiasts as you have the National Crafts Museum in the vicinity. Enjoy the art in the museum and come back for an amazing feast with artistic décor or vice versa and spend your time enjoying their aromatic Filter Coffee!

Price Per Cup | Rs 90 Onwards
Where | Café Lota - National Crafts Museum, Bhairon Marg, Pragati Maidan
Timings | 8 AM - 9:30 PM
Call Them | +91 7838 960 787
Skim Through Their Insta Page | https://www.facebook.com/CafeLota/

2. Depaul's

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Easily classified as one of the best places for coffee in Delhi, Depaul’s is also one of the oldest places serving coffee and is a must-try after you’re done shopping at Janpath. A cup of coffee at Depaul’s is what every Delhiite (we won’t say just coffee lovers) should be investing in, such is the standard of THE Depaul’s. Don't miss out on their Hazelnut Cold Coffee.

Price Per Cup | Rs 50 Onwards
Where | Depaul's - Janpath, Lajpat Nagar, GK & Other Outlets.
Timings | 9 AM - 7:30 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2332 8214
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/coffee.depauls/

3. Indian Coffee House

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Mohan Singh Place might have lost its charm but Indian Coffee House is still a favourite for many. It is an old coffee house with little or no décor, but it more than makes up with its charming ambience. It is always crowded with people from all walks of life enjoying their coffee over a deeply engrossed in conversation. When here, do try their Special Coffee. 

Price Per Cup | Rs 52 Onwards
Where | Indian Coffee House - Mohan Singh Palace, 2nd Floor, Baba Kharak Singh Marg, CP
Timings | 9 AM - 9 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2334 2994

4. Emperor's Lounge, The Taj Mahal Hotel 

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As can be expected at any place tucked into The Taj, The Emperor’s Lounge is just that - a lounge fit for an Emperor. With a selection that encompasses treasures like their Aged Indian Monsoon Malabar, Colombian Medellin Supremo; a prime range of espressos as well as our favourite - an Haute Cocoa selection, with premium blends like Hazelnut and Fiery Hot Cocoa, this place just exudes luxury!

Price Per Cup | Rs 500
Where | Emperor's Lounge, The Taj Mahal Hotel - 1, Mansingh Road
Timings | 9 AM - 10 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2302 6162

South Delhi

5. Diggin

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A very pretty place decorated with tea lights and quirky garden furniture, Diggin is our top pick to enjoy a good cuppa. Though it’s quite spacious with two floors of indoor and outdoor seating, it is cosy enough to enjoy your tete-a-tete and dose of caffeine. While their Cappuccino and Mocha are excellent, their Special Diggin Coffee is not to be missed which is an espresso topped with a scoop of gelato, chocolate sauce and chocolate chips to garnish on top. 

Price Per Cup | Rs 115 Onwards
Where  | Diggin - Anand Lok & Chanakyapuri
Timings | 11:30 AM - 10 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2611 0787
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/diggincafe/

6. Coffee Bond

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Blonde wood-slatted low tables and cutesy chairs would greet you as soon as you step into this adorable cafe and you’ll be taken aback immediately by the unbelievably homey scent of freshly-brewed coffee. If you look around you’ll find regular patrons already plonked down at their favourite tables, jabbing away at their laptops and tablets, steaming mugs of coffee already placed at their elbows. This is our kinda joint! Give their Caffe Bond Latte and Affogato Trifles a shot, coffee lovers! 

Price Per Cup | Rs 150 Onwards
Where | Coffee Bond - Uday Park, Saket, GK I &  Other Locations
Timings | 10 AM - 9 PM
Call Them | +91 11 4702 5768
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/TheCoffeeBond/

7. Rose Cafe 

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With superb food and a beautiful outdoor patio, much-loved Rose Cafe has an enviable coffee list - with rich, dark blends and a creamy finish, making for an amazing caffeine fix. It’s choice selection includes Macchiato, Affogato (espresso poured over vanilla ice cream) and popular Caffe Latte!

Price Per Cup | Rs 100 Onwards
Where | Rose Cafe - 2 Westend Marg, Saiyaduajaib, Saket
Timings | 12 Noon - 9 PM
Call Them | +91 9899 055 665
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/rosecafenewdelhi/?ref=br_rs

8. Café Turtle

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Nothing beats sitting in a café which is right above your favourite bookstore as you sip a deliciously brewed coffee. Come here along with your favourite book to relax on an afternoon or evening, enjoy a cup of coffee and other amazing delicacies. Definitely give their Gooey Chocolate Cake a shot, it’s worth all the calories!

Price Per Cup | Rs 95
Where | Café Turtle - GK 1 & Nizamuddin
Timings | 9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2465 5641
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/fullcirclebooks/

North Delhi

9.  AMA Café

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This is indeed a hidden gem in the narrow busy lanes of the Tibetan Market, Majnu ka Tila; Ama Café is a different world altogether. A very small yet cute place with a soothing ambience, Ama is every DU student’s favourite. The décor gives you a nice cosy and comfy feeling where you can enjoy your cup of coffee.

Price Per Cup | Rs 85 Onwards
Where | AMA Café - New Aruna Colony Majnu Ka Tilla, Timarpur
Timings | 8 AM - 10 PM
Call Them | +91 11 6610 3668
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/AmaCafeMT/

10. Kham Coffee House

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A place with a vibrant ambience and eye-catching yellow coloured walls, Coffee House is situated at the corner of the busy lanes of Majnu ka Tila in a basement. This place has a charming simplicity and is one of those places to visit when you need to escape the world. An amazing place for a guilty sweet tooth which can be enjoyed with a steaming cup of coffee, at a pocket-friendly price!

Price Per Cup | Rs 60 Onwards
Where | Kham Coffee House - 39, Basement, Majnu Ka Tila
Timings | 7:30 AM - 9 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2381 5195
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/khamcoffeehouse/

11. The Good Food Café

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Chota packet bada dhamaka is apt for this café. You’ll be amazed to see such a small café give you such varieties in the menu. Who said all the healthy stuff is not delicious? Good Food is one place where you can stay fit and healthy even after having delicious food. Enjoy it with their amazing coffee!

Price Per Cup | Rs 139 Onwards
Where | The Good Food Café - A 10, NN Towers, Opposite Fountain Chowk, Pitampura
Timings | 8:30 AM - 12 Midnight
Call Them | +91 9990 499 909
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/thegoodfoodcafe/

West Delhi

12. Nik Baker’s

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This one is a famous and totally adored name all the way from Chandigarh. Located in Punjabi Bagh their Alfredo Pasta has always won hearts. But what goes best in the weather after a hearty meal is a cup of warm coffee, right? You’ll find a number of options like Espresso and Hazelnut Cappuccino, to name a few options.

Price Per Cup | Rs 220 Onwards
Where | Nik Baker’s - Punjabi Bagh, GK II & Green Park
Timings | 8 AM - 11 PM
Call Them | +91 11 2522 1371
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/nikbakers/

13. Sardar-Ji-Bakhsh

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This one is another name that needs no introduction when it comes to the variety of coffees served here. But they will not just spoil you for choices when it comes to coffee but even in terms of shakes and delish grub. That will compliment your cuppa perfectly - nice.

Price Per Cup | Rs 105 Onwards
Where | Sardar-Ji-Bakhsh - Punjabi Bagh, Rajouri Garden, Hauz Khas & Other Outlets
Timings | 10 - 1 AM
Call Them | +91 11 4010 7550
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/sardarjibakhshcoffee/

East Delhi

14. Lobby Lounge At Crowne Plaza

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With natural lighting filling the place through full glass windows during the day, at night the cafe transforms into a classy lounge. Located in the contemporary and stylish lobby of the Hotel Crowne Plaza, Lobby Lounge is the perfect place to sip a cup of hot coffee and chill with friends in addition to their most favourite signature cakes. 

Price Per Cup | Rs 325
Where | Crowne Plaza New Delhi Mayur Vihar Noida - 13 B, District Centre, Mayur Vihar Phase I
Timings | 11 - 12:30 AM
Call Them | +91 8447 144 445
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/CrownePlazaMV/

Gurgaon

15. Di Ghent Cafe 

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What do we love most about this trattoria-themed cafe? It’s freshly brewed coffee of course! With a list extending to expertly prepared and served Ristrettos, Macchiatos, Affogato and the requisite Cappuccino, Di Ghent pleasantly surprised us by also offering a potent range of tisanes and cold-coffees as well (think divine iced cafe latte).

Price Per Cup | Rs 150
Where | Di Ghent Cafe - 208, Cross Point Mall, DLF City Phase IV
Timings | 9 AM - 11 PM
Call Them | +91 1244 227 444
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/DiGhent/

16. PAUL India

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PAUL India is a well-known bakery that created quite a stir when it first launched its elegant coffee shop in Gurgaon. And we’re definitely loving the delish-looking grub on offer over here. But during the gloomy months of winter, a cup of coffee will go perfectly with the yummy-looking snacks. The options include Cappuccino, Cafe Latte, Macchiato and more to spoil you for choices!

Price Per Cup | Rs 275 Onwards
Where | PAUL India - Ambience, DLF Phase III, Gurgaon
Timings | 8 AM - 12 Midnight
Call Them | +91 1244 665 354
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/paulindiaofficial/

So, which one of these places are you going to drop by for a cup of coffee?

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