Sunday August 19, 2018

Eat. Study. Chill.

NOWADAYS, coffee shops are a part of every student’s life as they offer a lot of things that an average library can’t offer—easy access to snacks and coffee, and a more laidback atmosphere. Because of this, more and more coffee shops are popping up around the metro. Check out these coffee shops for your study and chill session.


Kapel (kape for coffee and papel for paper) is a coffee shop with a twist with its cubicles and big tables that can accommodate many belongings for the comfort and convenience of its customers. It aims to support and value people who come to study and work while enjoying a cup of coffee, thus encouraging its customers to maintain a comfortable atmosphere, so as not to disturb others. Take advantage of its buy 1 take 1 promo for Kapel Latte, Americano and Iced Fruit Tea until June 30 or its Frappe for only P100 from June 5 to 16. Visit Kapel on the second floor of the Tree House Building, R. Aboitiz St., Cebu City from 10 a.m. to 12 midnight.

Cafe Berry

Cafe Berry is a Korean-inspired cafe with five branches in the metro. Its newly opened branch in Design Center of Cebu on A.S. Fortuna St., Mandaue City features a 60-seat capacity and its City Times Square branch is open for 24 hours. The industrial themed interiors with minimalist colors and lights allow the customers to focus on what they are doing while enjoying what they are eating and drinking.

Cafe Amicus

Located across the University of San Carlos - Talamban Campus, Cafe Amicus serves a wide array of affordable yet hearty meals such as bacon silog, chicken strips, ice blended coffee, shakes etc. Its fairyland-theme interior gives one a break from the stressful day at school, like an escape from reality. Cafe Amicus is open every day from 9 a.m. until 11 p.m.

Mezzanine Cafe

This study nirvana offers comfortable thinking chairs, tables with enough space to spread out school supplies, books and papers, perfect lighting, a good cup of coffee, lockers, a relaxation area full of colorful pillows, coloring books and even stress balls. Study, work and relax at Mezzanine Cafe located at Unit 103, Centro Maximo Building, D. Jakosalem St., Cebu City. It is open from 10 a.m. until 2 a.m.

Workplace Cafe

The first co-working cafe in Cebu where one can study and work in a coffee shop ambiance, Workplace Cafe is equipped with power outlets, comfy seats, handcrafted beverages, fiber WiFi—minus the guilt of overstaying as there are options to stay for an hour, a day or a whole month. Workplace Cafe is located on F. Ramos St., Cebu City and is open from 10 a.m. until 6 a.m. the next day from Monday to Saturday and 12 noon to 6 a.m. every Sunday.

Bo’s Coffee

This popular homegrown coffee shop supporting local coffee farmers aims to deliver unparalleled hospitality and a complete homegrown experience to its patrons. Bo’s Coffee is also known as a study and work hub to its customers as most of its shops are open 24/7. Aside from its coffee and delectable food, customers come back for its mellow setting and friendly baristas.