The Best Coffee Spots Around Johannesburg

Posted on 10 February 2024 By Nomvelo Masango

A good cup of coffee is like a hug to the soul. In Johannesburg’s hustle and bustle, great coffee  is a regular necessity.

If you were wondering where to get a good cup of coffee in the City of Gold, look no further. Here are some of the best coffee spots in and around Johannesburg:

Bean There Coffee

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Bean There Coffee has successfully positioned itself as a pioneer in South Africa’s coffee industry. It was established in 2005 and is also the country’s very first Certified Fairtrade coffee roaster.

At the coffee shop, you can expect a fresh cup of coffee made from ethically sourced, single origin African beans. There is also the opportunity to witness the roasting process as you enjoy your coffee alongside a fresh slice of cake.

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Father Coffee

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Father Coffee is located in Rosebank and is undoubtedly one of Johannesburg’s most loved coffee spots. It is a great place to get some work done, or to simply catch up with a friend.

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The establishment has a beautiful, wood-paneled interior where you can relax and enjoy a good brew. On days when the Johannesburg sun is out to play, there’s a lovely outdoor area.
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Breezeblock Café

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Breezeblock Café offers a relaxed atmosphere for coffee lovers. Located in Brixton, the establishment serves some really great coffee.

If you are looking to couple your cup with a bite, the menu also includes sandwiches, salads, pizzas, desserts and more. For those who have a deep love for good coffee and good food, Breezeblock Café is worth the try.

Address: 29 Chiswick St, Brixton, Johannesburg

Bootlegger Coffee Company

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Alongside its excellent food, Bootlegger Coffee Company is known for its consistently great coffee. Established over a decade ago, the coffee spot has a number of locations throughout Johannesburg and the rest of the country. Bootlegger Coffee Company offers an extensive menu, so you can enjoy your cup of coffee alongside some delicious breakfast or lunch.

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Brix Coffee and Company

Located in Craighall Park, Brix Coffee and Company boasts a serene setting with décor that is characterized by white, touches of beige, black and some woods.

The establishment serves the finest coffee which can be enjoyed alongside high quality pastries. Brix Coffee and Company is ideal for remote working and even solo dates.You can expect friendly staff and an overall welcoming atmosphere.

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