When you’re on holiday, your coffee breaks certainly have a different flavor. You don’t have to rush back to the office and can fully enjoy this tasteful, almost sacred experience. Biarritz is filled with coffee shops, and we’ve rounded up ten of the best cafés in town where you can enjoy delicious coffee in a grand environment.
Breakfast by the beach at Dodin/ Courtesy of Dodin Biarritz
Ideally located, Dodin Biarritz is the perfect place to drink a cappuccino while enjoying the fantastic view over the Grande Plage. For those who love sweets, you’ll definitively want to try their home-made pastries, tasteful macarons and incredible ice creams.
Start your day off right by heading to the terrace of this family-owned coffee shop. Located in the center of Les Halles area, you’ll be enchanted by its quaint character and the quality of its Grand Crus coffees. In addition to coffee, Moka Fina offers over 100 different types of tea.
Regular and new customers appreciate the cozy yet funky atmosphere of the Milwaukee Café, where you can enjoy a selection of coffees, yummy pastries, cookies and cupcakes, or a light lunch. Their gluten-free cheesecake goes perfectly with one of their hot brewed coffees.
Get your morning java boost at Le Café du Commerce, a classy brasserie in the dynamic district of Les Halles. While you’re there, do a spot of people-watching from one of their outdoor tables, and indulge in some sweet or salty treats.
Among the numerous spots to have coffee in Biarritz, La Coupole is a formidable spot to start your day. Aside for great coffee, the café’s large windows and minimal interior make for an ideal setting to watch the world go by, while its location offers amazing views of La Grande Plage and the Casino.
Inside La Coupole Biarritz | Courtesy La Coupole Biarritz
Stopping by the Hôtel du Palais to admire the building’s outstanding architecture and design is always an exquisite idea. Add a touch of luxury to your trip by treating yourself to a coffee break in the hotel’s lush and spacious grounds.
The Hôtel Café Palacito is ideally located, close to central attractions such as the Place Clémenceau and Les Halles. Here you can enjoy their fresh coffee or hot chocolate with a light snack, while they also serve food all day.
For those fond of iced coffees, head to the French Coffee Shop on the Maréchal Foch Avenue. Set with a retro, wooden interior, this café is inviting and cozy. If you prefer your coffee strong, try the café frio. If you’re looking for something a bit sweeter, however, go for the moka frio – a subtle mix of coffee and chocolate.
If you have a sweet tooth, you’ll love French Coffee Shop | Courtesy of French Coffee Shop
Many people may not know this, but you can enjoy your morning coffee and a hearty breakfast at the sumptuous Casino Barrière. You will certainly appreciate the comfort of their basket chairs while admiring the sea view. Parfait!
Bistrot du Haou is a typical French bistro on the central Gambetta street. Come here for a late morning coffee and bite to eat al fresco, or drop in at lunchtime for delicious food at affordable prices.