Best Places For Coffee In Central Tel Aviv, Israel
Cappuccino, courtesy of Brandon Shea, Flickr
Whether it is with three spoonfuls of brown sugar, 1% soy milk, or iced, if you love coffee, you just do and you need to have it before starting your day. Lucky for you, Tel Aviv offers myriad coffee places – check out these ones.
For a basic coffee, Cofix is the place you should walk into. Don’t be scared if you’re running late to work, your coffee will be ready in about a minute, thanks to the quick and amazing service. This modern place is a bit narrow and usually crowded, but all the little snacks you will order will be served fresh. Don’t expect anything fancy or elaborate, Cofix is simply the best place for a quick snack and coffee.
They say you can only get the best bread and coffee in Paris. But at Cafe Moulin, a cozy, charming, French-style bakery located on one of the busiest streets in Tel Aviv, you can get a fresh baguette aside from your drink. The service is friendly and the waiters will always have a smile on their face when it is your time to order. If it is a sunny day and you want to spend time outside, grab your favorite cappuccino with extra sugar and stroll around the neighborhood. This place is truly a magical and delightful boulangerie in the heart of the Middle East.
If you want to have a taste of the sweetest and delicious French vanilla, Landwer is the place to go. If you need to do some homework for school, bring in your laptop because Landwer offers spacious and cozy tables as well as Wi-Fi. This cafe is well-designed; it is not only trendy but they also play relaxing music for their guests. Whether you are coming with friends, your partner or alone, the line moves quickly so you will be kindly greeted and quickly seated. For people with a sweet tooth, order the famous rozalach.This is Landwer’s signature desert. It is a delicious warm pastry filled with Nutella, and served with powder sugar on top. A plus is the outdoor seating, where you can enjoy the engaging Rothschild street.
If you find yourself in the Rothschild neighborhood, you won’t miss the famous Rothschild kiosk: Espresso Bar. Since 1992, Espresso Bar have made their coffees, served hot and cold, with the perfect amount of cream and flavor in them. Don’t be fooled by the name of this kiosk, they not only have coffee, but also amazing little side dishes such as croissants with salmon and eggs, and freshly made salads. This cafe is located in the perfect place: in the heart of Rothschild street. Here you can enjoy your cappuccino while watching hundreds of people walk to work, jogging around and sitting down on benches. You won’t be disappointed.
For a good, fresh and perfectly made coffee, Cafelix is one place where you will learn what joy tastes like. If you are in the mood for a black or a sweetened coffee, this coffee shop has everything on the menu. Their cold brew coffee is perfect to cool down in the summer (and we all know how hot it gets in Tel Aviv). Add a warm chocolate chip cookie on the side to dip in your coffee, and you will know what perfection is. It is rare to find a coffee shop that roasts its coffee grains every day, but this cafe does it so your cup of coffee will be fresher than you can imagine. (The Shlomo ha-Melekh branch is one of 4 Cafelix locations in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem)
Perfect cappuccino at Sump Coffee | Brandon Shea/Flickr
Dreaming of a coffee with a heart or a leaf design made out of milk foam in it? Cafe XOHO will bring you this coffee right to your table. From long espresso to chai latte, and big American to a delicious cappuccino, this cafe has many different types of coffees, teas and healthy dishes. The atmosphere is fun and bohemian, the music playing is enchanting, and the interior design makes the place look cozy and welcoming. This cafe is a good place to start the day, or to end it, if it has been long and busy. They also have a gluten-free and vegan section in their menu.
If you are looking to sit in a tranquil café, Brew Shop is the one you should choose. The owner, passionate about making coffee all day for customers, will serve you with a big smile and a tasty cup of fresh brew. This unique place makes its coffee with a variety of beans, and this is where you can truly have a cup of coffee and really taste it. Next time you find yourself in Tel Aviv, make sure to stop by!