Japanese-inspired interiors have been making waves for quite some time now thanks to its relaxing feels, and clutterfree aesthetic. More than a nod to the bare minimum, what sets this school of design apart is their respect for balance and that ever elusive zen. Pertaining to peace and oneness, zen design translates into the use of organic elements and colors readily visible in nature to induce a state of calm.
While most people rely on caffeine for that extra boost of energy, there are others that genuinely appreciate its flavors and aroma, more than its most famous benefit. Give it a try—instead of chugging your next cuppa, try slowing down and savoring the java. You'll be pleasantly surprised. This slow, sit-down experience is what every visit to Omotesando Koffee affords its discerning patrons.
Omotesando Koffee in Makati: Details, Photos, Prices
Originally available only in Tokyo, the boutique coffee chain recreates this delicious experience in London, Singapore, and Hong Kong, before finally making its way to our shores. With their naturally finished wood panelled walls and airy ambiance, you are invited to clear the unnecessary and fully focus on what's infront of you. In our case, it's really good coffee.
You see, they have a limited menu with purely beverages. This bold move assures you that they take their drinks seriously and pour their heart out with every cup. It's is a nod to the virtue of mastery that the Japanese are so famously known for. Worth a try is their Hand Drip Koffee (P220-P290) which is crafted from bespoke bean selections that's customized to your personal preference. The classic Omotesando Koffee or americano (P150) is also a timeless choice that will not disappoint. Not that into coffee? You'll be pleased to learn they also serve Matcha Latte (P200) that is made from Kyoto green tea. Just be sure to drop by early to snag a coveted spot as the demand can get high and the queues can get long.
Omotesando Koffee is located at R1 Level, Power Plant Mall, Rockwell Center, Makati
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