Caffeine for the soul

Monday May 29, 2017


As the popular adage goes, “But first, coffee.”

True enough, a cup of joe usually tops the list to kick start the day. A dose of caffeine is the ultimate invigorator—-not only to the self, but likewise to the soul. And with the surge of coffee shops here and there, we are left fickle-minded as to where to grab the best drip of brew. With so much to choose from, let’s narrow down the list of coffee shops you can visit when taking a stroll at Cebu’s premier lifestyle destination, Ayala Center Cebu.


Although their much talked about Unicorn Frappe is yet to be available in the Philippines, Starbucks offers you a wide range of hand-made Frappuccinos sure to set the mood for the day. If caffeine is not the answer, a selection of teas, whether cold or hot, is served too! And with their latest introduction of the ice brewed coffee, you can now have their caffeine fix ice cold, perfect for the scorching summer heat. Oh and don’t forget their Grande Wednesdays Promo, with selected blended beverages up for grabs on Wednesdays for only 100 pesos valid only this May!

Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf

Another coffee shop everyone loves is Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf! With their ice-blend beverages handcrafted to rejuvenate one’s coffee craving, CBLT is the place for you. What’s best? Some of their best-selling beverages are made from the world’s top quality coffee, with base flavors like tea, vanilla and even fruits are used to make unique drinks. And with their Mondays Made Better promo back on stands, you can have the CBLT experience with their ice blended beverage available for 100 pesos every Monday until June 5.

Seattle’s Best

Coming in with its all-time favorite Javakula is one of United States’ best coffee shops, Seattle’s Best. Serving everyone with a distinctive concoction of authentic brew, Seattle’s Best is known for its hot and cool blends that come in various flavors such the java chip, mocha, double chocolate mint, among others. To top it off, the coffee shop also caters to the most important meal of the day as they serve delectable breakfast meals, as well as fresh pastries and desserts sure to delight your palate.

Bo’s Coffee

Get to enjoy a fresh cup of brew made from coffee beans that bring you back home. Popular homegrown coffee shop, Bo’s Coffee, gives this delightful experience as their hot and cold beverages are made especially from Philippine-grown coffee beans. With their drinks coming from refined beans sourced from the best coffee regions in the country, Bo’s Coffee is set to entice one’s palate with an array for blended beverages uniquely made to perfection. Grab a drink to go with drinks ranging from lattes, Americano, frappucinos and teas.