Top picks in Brisbane – Coffee spots

Top picks in Brisbane – Coffee spots

by Eunice Chua 04 Jan 2020

The bustling city of Brisbane is definitely a coffee lover’s paradise, given the wide variety of coffee places selling all kinds of freshly brewed artisan coffees. Even if you aren’t a coffee addict, you’d be sure to enjoy a lovely brunch or midday tea at one of these excellent coffee spots – check out our top five picks below!


1. Bunker Coffee

21 Railway Terrace, Milton QLD 4064, Australia


Bunker Coffee is definitely among the top few places to go for a good cup of specialty coffee. Situated in a former WWII bunker, this cosy café serves a mean cup of coffee that’s well-loved by locals in Brisbane. If you like their coffee, you can even buy some of their premium coffee beans to brew yourself at home!


2. Big Bad Wolff Espresso Bar

140B Gerler Rd, Hendra QLD 4011, Australia


This huge coffee place housed in a warehouse isn’t just a great place to get a delicious coffee but is also an educational centre that provides you with the opportunity to learn more about the various processes that go into making your cuppa. They also offer a wide range of coffee-related courses such as coffee roasting and latte art, so you can be one step closer to fulfilling your secret dreams of being a barista.  


3. Oliver James Coffee

16 Austin St, Newstead QLD 4006, Australia


Drip coffees are hugely popular among coffee lovers, and Oliver James Coffee is one of the best in the business for such brews. The café also boasts a gorgeous minimalist aesthetic, making it the perfect spot for a good ol' Instagram picture.


4. Vvaldmeer

36A Gladstone Rd, Highgate Hill QLD 4101, Australia


This is the place to drag those non-coffee lover friends of yours to join you for a cuppa! Even if they can’t appreciate the coffee, they will surely enjoy the mouth-watering savoury dishes here. From avocado toast to salmon salad and black rice porridge, this coffee place certainly serves up an impressive menu that caters to both coffee lovers and foodies alike.  


5. B+C Lab Café

Shop 2/31 Musk Ave, Kelvin Grove QLD 4059, Australia


A trip to B+C Lab Café comes as a refreshing change if you happen to become bored of your same ol' coffee. The menu here features a variety of Japanese-inspired favourites, such as the ever-popular matcha and hojicha – a type of roasted green tea. The cakes here are also superb, so be sure to stop by and give yourself a treat if you happen to be in the area!


With so many excellent coffee places all over the city, Brisbane is definitely giving Melbourne a run for their money when it comes to being the dream spot for coffee lovers. Don’t just settle for any ordinary coffee – treat your taste buds to the best brews in town!