Art Blend CafÉ
As the name suggests, this place is a mix of art and Coffee. The very name of it is attractive and gets you keen on going there. Coffee addicts, who are passionate artists, will have to definitely give a visit here. The home like feeling comes to you unasked. Regular workshops on various topics like clay modelling, origami, embossing, jewellery making, bunting etc. are conducted here. They also organize art & craft classes for kids. The cuisines they offer are Continental, Italian, Chinese and Thai. The approximate cost is 750rs/ 2 people. A sure mention is their Classic Sizzler, which is a must try. Everyone’s need today, Wi-Fi is available.
ADDRESS: 659,22nd cross, 24th main, Sector 2, HSR Layout, Bangalore-102.
Mr. Beans- Home CafÉ
The ambience of the café welcomes you with open arms. A crowd or a loner, both shall definitely enjoy to the fullest. Kids too, have their share. They serve Italian & European cuisines; specially known for Pizzas, Pastas & Arrabbiata. Services such as home delivery, Air-conditioning, Wi-Fi & board games are provided. They have been awarded with the Times food award for best Coffee bar in the years 2012& 2013. The approximate cost is 1000rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 100 Feet Road, near BDA Complex, 3rd Block, Koramangala, Bangalore.
Atta Galatta started off as a bookstore with really impressive literature and now they stand with more than 10,000 books in regional languages and the English language, by Indian authors. Along with this, the Coffee & goodies they offer can keep you company till eternity! This café was started by a couple, Mr. Subodh Shankar & Mrs. Lalitha Lakshmi. Initially when this place was inaugurated, five oak trees stood guarding it and so it was earlier called the ‘Five Oaks’. The name ‘Atta Galatta’ (which was named later) personify their delicious breads as ‘Atta’ in Hindi means ‘dough” & ‘galatta’ in the slang language means’ casual fun’. They conduct regular workshops, radiating performances, book launches, group discussions, quizzes etc. A Special mention to those homemade breads which are fresh, flavour soaked & nutritious! Cuisines they offer are bakery & fast food. The approximate cost is 200rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 134, KHB Colony, Koramangala, 5th block, Bangalore.
Dyu Art CafÉ
The word ‘Dyu’ is derived from the word, ‘Dyuthi’ which means light in Sanskrit. This venue was inspired from the Kashi Art café in Kochi. It was started by three friends, Vignesh Venugopal, Rezvin Mazar & Sadhar Ali.The place is known for their inclination towards using eco-friendly materials, right from their coffee grinders to their water bottles. The Kerala style is personified by the use of cemented seats, oxide flooring and the triangular walls. Special mentions are for their Banoffee Pie & Chocolate Cake. Not leaving behind the drinks section, Café Mocha & Cold Coffee are on the top. To entertain yourself, exhibited are artworks of city-based & foreign artists.
ADDRESS: 23, near Mangala Kalyana Mandapa, MIG, KHB Colony, 5th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore.
Coffee On Canvas
Coffee on Canvas is basically an art studio & gallery which can ward off your boredom as you sip on your cup of coffee. They are known for uplifting budding artists in various streams like pottery, artworks using oil & acrylic paints etc. They organize unique painting parties, never seen before, in houses, hotels, churches etc. All cartoonists out there, you should leave right now and visit here! Cuisines they offer are continental & fast food. Services provided are Home delivery, Wi-Fi, interesting books & board games. A Special mention to their elaborate coffee menu, you can go on & on, choosing!
ADDRESS: 84, ST Bed Layout, 4th Main, 4th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore.
Om Made CafÉ
Om made café was started in Bangalore in 2007. It is a smooth mix of India’s diversity as well as India’s past. Couples who want to experience a blissful candlelight dinner, hurry up and visit here. The serene atmosphere plays your host! The cuisines they offer are Continental, Italian & European. You can have the Alfresco dining experience, a highlight point! All you proud DSLR owners, the perfect shot of sunset can be shot here. The approximate cost is 1500rs / 2 people.
ADDRESS: 136, rooftop above gold’s gym, 1st Cross, Koramangala, 5th Block, Bangalore.
This hangout place was started off by a girl gang, Akhila Srinivas- an urban planner, Smriti Chanchani- a graphic designer & Nitya Reddy- a designer. The feel that embarks here is just similar to the way you swing in your own courtyard on the swings, that lift you and your spirits high. Students and working folks are regular visitors here. They offer services like Wi-Fi, air- conditioning, games like soccer and table tennis. If you’re that lethargic person, big screen televisions are there just for you! They serve tea, coffee and snacks. The approximate cost is 500rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 105, KH Double Road, Opposite Corp. Bank, Shantinagar, Bangalore.
Café Buzzinga was started by two people, Nipun Bhaskar and Neha savara. The backyard of a furniture shop was actually transformed into this café. Bright colours & exquisite interiors gives the place a European touch. Musicians are welcomed by the guitar which they can play to their heart’s content and artists are welcomed with drawing papers & colours. The highlighting points are the graffitis on the wall, a colourful picket fence and for the slumber lovers, a hammock which can put you away to sleep in no time. The cuisines they offer are continental & fast food. The approximate cost is 600rs/2 people.
ADDRESS: 1, Bright Farm, Thubarahalli, Varthur Road, Whitefield, Bangalore.
As you step inside, this café, raises your spirits with its old school music. A Beatles fan? Leave whatever you are working on and head there soon! The ambience is soothing, leaving you with the dim lighting. The wall fountain gives you freshness and the amazing Coffee flavours are flawless. The cuisines offered are European & Mexican. They have a rooftop & provide home delivery services. The approximate cost is 850rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 483, 1A Cross road, 5th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore.
The Ants CafÉ
The Ants café is hidden among thick beautiful trees, through which those beaming rays of sunlight try to peep in. It is an apt place where you can snug in and experience peace. It has its own craft store downstairs. The menu has a big list of Coffee flavours along with scrumptious breakfast. You can definitely begin your day with the filling breakfast they offer. The approximate cost is 800rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 2286/B, 1st Cross, 14th A Main, HAL 2nd Stage, off 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar, Bangalore.
Hole In The Wall CafÉ
This café was the outcome of a dream of a woman named Lynn who wished to offer rich food at affordable cost. It is a relaxing and comfortable place where you can tuck in yourself and leave behind the chaos in the city. The traditional Coffee & Tea are well served & in addition are served the American Cuisine, Cakes & Pies. They are mainly known for their Pancakes & Waffles. It is a wheelchair accessible place. The approximate cost is 600rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 4, 8th Main road, 4th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore.
Leaping Windows CafÉ
The café was originally the idea of this ambitious lady, Bidisha Basu and was opened virtually as an online store in Mumbai city first. Eventually it attained a physical space there and then a branch of it was inaugurated in Bangalore in 2012. It comprises two other co-founders, Utsa Shome & Koel Chatterjee. It is the only café which has a beautiful library with almost all comic books & graphic novels on your mind. Offered are services like Home delivery & Wi-Fi. Cuisines presented are Continental & Italian. The approximate cost is 850rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 509, 3rd Cross, 9th Main, 2nd Stage, HAL, off 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar, Bangalore.
‘Onesta’ in Italian means honest & they definitely go by their name with their earnest service and food. Skilled Italian chefs at the open kitchen make it the perfect destination to taste the best European food. They prepare homemade Cheese, Cream & Wauces. The garden furniture, blue & white décor add to the resonating ambience. Italian cuisine and a lengthy list of pizzas are on the menu. There is Wheelchair accessibility and is pet-friendly. The approximate cost is 600rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 562, 8th Main, 4th Block, Koramangala, Bangalore.
Matteo coffea was started by the sterling Mac groups and uses only top 10% of quality Arabica beans. Their walls hold the explanations of the process of coffee harvesting & their pillars are inscribed with the facts about tea. They are oriented towards their motto of education with refreshment. They customize coffee according to the wish of the customer. Wi-Fi is provided. The approximate cost is 600rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: They have two locations:
~1: 2, Church Street, Bangalore.
~2: 3rd Stage, Double Road Indiranagar, Bangalore.
Café 42 is a rooftop area with a huge selection of books, lines of poetry, which are forever going to linger on your mind. Printed on their walls are vibrant artwork and posters. They provide Continental, Italian, American & Mexican cuisines. Many numbers of art jams, Yoga and poetry reading sessions are organized. The approximate cost is 600rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: 2040, 17th main, 1st cross, 100 feet road, Indiranagar, Bangalore.
As the name hints, this Coffee shop is filled with clay pottery & dolls everywhere. In addition to this, the leafy pavement tables & French posters kindle the artist in you. A clay workshop is attached to the café where different pots of varied sizes & patterns can be visualized. The menu consists of American cuisine & a huge list of different categories of coffee. A special mention should be given to their homemade cupcakes served on weekends. On the sweeter side, we have delicious Desserts like Gems & sprinkled Sundaes, Chocolate Balls & many more. Services such as home delivery, Air-conditioning & Alfresco dining experience are offered. Kids are allowed. The approximate cost is 600rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: They have 2 locations:
~1: 2216, 80 Feet road, HAL 3rd Stage, Kodahalli, Indiranagar, Bangalore.
~2: 11, 80 Feet road, next to SBI, 1st Block, Kormangala, Bangalore.
To all the modern folks or to those who at least consider themselves to be modern this is the place where you have got to head out to! They serve everything from pin to piano, implying, breakfast to dinner. The breads here are still handmade by expert bakers & hence are of high quality. The swarm of loaves, after preparation everyday are laid down with the Pastries declared for the day. They offer European & French cuisines. Wi-Fi is available. The approximate cost is 1200 rs / 2 people.
ADDRESS: They have four locations spread across the city:
~1: 2nd Floor, UB City, Vital Mallya Road, Bangalore.
~2: Ground floor, Phoenix Market City, Whitefield, Bangalore.
~3: Food Court, Orion Mall, Dr.Rajkumar Road, Bangalore.
~4: BIAL, Devanahalli, International Airport Road, Bangalore.
For all the nomads, for all the travel lovers, this is your adda! Rasta is the only café which remains open 24 hours in a day. The place has umpteen amount of greenery, personified by its green lawns & thick trees. Lots of games are there to try your hand on. Provision is provided for camping too. A special mention to the nice & big list of coffees! The approximate cost is 1000 rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: Mayaganahalli, Ramanagaram, Mysore Road, Bangalore.
CafÉ Coffee Day
Café Coffee day (CCD) is a name in every household, there is no one who is not aware of this spot! Coffee Day Global (CGL) is a Chikmagalur based company who grow coffee in their own estates of about 1200 acres. Café Coffee Day was initially started as a retail restaurant outlet of CGL. The 1st outlet of CCD was opened in Bangalore & by 2011 it had about 1000 stores all over the nation. Their tagline, ‘A lot can happen over Coffee’ stays true to its sense as it acts as the reason for many things to occur, like, reading a book, carrying out your work peacefully ( as they offer Wi-Fi!), a group of friends catching up after a long time etc. They offer a range of Coffee and many other savouries. The approximate cost is 450rs/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: They have more than 40 locations in Bangalore.
The first Starbucks was opened in 1971. The Seattle’s historic Pike place market was where the first single store of was opened. Eventually over the years their growth has been tremendous. The outcome is shown by them having over 15000 stores in 50 countries. Lots of choices in terms of coffee are available. They are specially known for their drip brewed Coffee, Espresso-based Hot Drinks & Cold Coffees. The approximate cost is 750/ 2 people.
ADDRESS: They have 10 locations in Bangalore.