Feast your eyes on these IG-worthy cafes!


In this day and age, it’s safe to say that it takes more than just great food for people to flock to a restaurant or cafe. Most of the time, the biggest selling point for an establishment is how picture-perfect it is. 

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When it comes to aesthetically-pleasing cafes, Manila is a place that doesn’t disappoint. From a K-drama-inspired 2D shop to a minimalist cafe, here’s a look at Manila’s Instagrammable spots that are bursting with character.

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K-culture stans, this milk tea place is for you.

Kurimi Milk Tea Bar Has Gorgeous 2D Interiors
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Step into a storybook when you visit Kurimi Milk Tea Bar, a 2D cafe located in Loyola Heights, Quezon City. From its “drawn” interior outlines to its heavenly selection of coffee and food, Kurmimi will instantly take you to South Korea’s insta-famous Greem Cafe without having to fly.

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Best-sellers: Matcha Cheesecake (from ₱105), Cheesecake “Chizukeki” Milk Tea (from ₱120), and Brown Sugar Milk Tea (from ₱95)



% Arabica is every coffee head’s go-to hangout spot.

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With its minimalist vibe and predominantly Japanese-inspired interiors, % Arabica is one of the best date spots in the metro. Its amphitheater-style seating arrangement is great for snapping pics for your IG.

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Best-sellers: Caffe Latte (from ₱150), Americano (from ₱120), Spanish Latte (from ₱160), Matcha Latte (from ₱190)



Tired from work and looking for a place to chill?

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Elephant Grounds is a crowd favourite due to its cozy ambiance and stylish wooden furniture that will transport you to Hong Kong. This establishment is a sure hit for anyone looking for a relaxing coffee shop to kill time or catch-up with friends in BGC.

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Best-sellers: Ethiopia Mashia (₱200), Masala Chai Latte (₱160), Cortado (₱140), Sunset Iced Tea (₱130), Salt Silk City (₱395)



Located in the heart of Poblacion is a two-storey cafe + bar called Commune. 

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Commune is a famous hangout spot featuring a beautiful interior design that will look great on an Instagram feed. If you’re planning a coffee date or looking for a location for your next IG or Youtube content, this cafe will not let you down.

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Best-sellers: Espresso (₱90), Flat White (₱130), Americano (from ₱100), Iced Americano (₱105)



So, you wanna have coffee sa Because?

Harlan+Holden Coffee, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
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Apart from offering a wide selection of coffee and mouthwatering cookies, Because Coffee by Harlan + Holden also takes pride in their simple yet premium-looking interiors that are sure to make you want to snap as many photos as you can.

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Best-sellers: Long Black (₱100), Sea Salt Latte (₱170), Oat Milk Tea (₱180)

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