Reading a book can be pretty darn interesting. It makes you feel like the story takes you to a whole new world.
It’s a great experience! But sometimes, we get exhausted from reading and sometimes, we also get hungry. That feeling sucks and that’s where these cafes come into the picture.
We’ve decided to list down some cafes that’s perfect for casual and passionate readers alike.
7. Coffee Tea Library Restaurant
Kicking off this list will be a cafe suited for fruitful readings and chit-chats.
This library cafe is perfect for small talks over sandwiches and coffee. They also hold a peculiar library that consists mostly of academic text books.
They serve classic drinks such as Lattes, Americano, and Cappuccino. Price ranges from P60 to P150 which varies by size.
Check this cafe out at Unit 103-104, A And S Building, 189 MacArthur Highway, Potrero, Malabon, 1475 Metro Manila.
Telephone Number: (02) 931 1004
6. Cool Beans Library Cafe
Cool Beans Cafe offers the cozy ambiance you need for a quiet reading session. Aside from being a cafe, they focus more on their library services. They even have a librarian! Isn’t it cool?
Their books, comics, and literary materials are always available regardless of your orders. That being said, loud noises and chitter-chatter are strictly prohibited and observed inside the facility.
A must try and local favorite meal will be their Oriental Pork Belly that costs P160. They also serve other meals, perfect for lunch and dinner such as Chicken Pesto Panini (P150), Vigan Longganisa Penne (P160), and their healthy Herb-crusted Cream Dory.
Cool Beans Library Cafe is located at 67A Maginhawa, UP Village, Quezon, 1101 Kalakhang Maynila
Telephone Number: (02) 368 9420
5. Tweedle Book Cafe
Unlike those normal cafes and restos, Tweedle Book Café doesn’t have a Wi-Fi connectivity within its area. By removing this, it encourages its customers to read and talk a lot when inside the café.
They also offer a good selection of books perfect for all ages.
Their menu is mostly consisted of drinks and meals perfect for breakfast. A matcha latte thats costs P100 can be paired with their Bacon Mac and say Cheese that costs P240.
Tweedle Book Cafe’s location is 106B Sct. Gandia St, Diliman, Quezon City, 1103 Metro Manila
4. The Nook Café
The Nook Cafe is inspired by J.K. Rowling’s fictional book series, Harry Potter thus, leading to the addition of Butterbeer to their menu which is a famous drink present in the Harry Potter world.
The library cafe is perfect for young adults and adult-at-heart. They currently offer best-selling fictional books that can be borrowed while in their facility. They are also open for book donations.
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As mentioned a while ago, Yes! THEY SERVE BUTTERBEER and a glass only costs P100! A must try, indeed.
If you’re looking for more places to find the Butterbeer, check out our Facebook album for shops near you that sell this iconic drink!
The Nook Cafe is at A, 164 Maginhawa, Diliman, Quezon City, 1101 Metro Manila
Telephone Number: 0915 974 3660
3. Cafe-UK Co.
Need a place for a great study session? The search is over! Cafe-UK co. is great for group studies and also individual ones. It is also an ideal spot for the weekend and after-school hangouts with your tropa.
They currently cater around a total of 2,000 books that are constantly being swapped and replaced throughout their different branches.
They serve premium coffee blends and brews such as Machiato (P120) and Frappuccino (P130). They serve sweets and cakes like their Strawberry Cheesecake (P140) and Ferrerro Chocolate Cake (P140).
Their Sampaloc branch is at 1233 Barlin St, Sampaloc, Manila, 1015 Metro Manila
Telephone Number: (02) 986 5451
2. Reader’s Cafe
This cafe is famous for their scrumptious cakes. One of their best-sellers is the BTS or “Better Than Sex” cakes. You might have raised an eyebrow by that name but trust us, it really lives up to its name.
So, If you’re a sweet tooth that loves reading, Reader’s Café is the perfect spot for you.
They serve affordable quality blends below P100.
Reader’s Cafe can be located at Sampaloc 1st Flr, UST Miguel de Benavides Library, University of Santo Tomas, Espana, Manila, 1008
1. Antiteasis – Books and Brews
Nothing beats a comfy spot while reading a book. Readers are encouraged to sit on the floor while reading or eating something.
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They also have a wide genre of books to read.
Consider trying out a pot of tea for P100 (good for two mugs). You’ll feel right at home!
The cafe’s location is Unit C, 154, Maginhawa Street, Sikatuna Village, Quezon City, 1101 Metro Manila
Telephone Number: 0906 342 4599
So, What are you waiting for? Channel that bookworm inside you and head to these cafes right away!