Every Half Coffee Roasters Ngô Văn Năm

Photographed by Cafes Around Sai Gon, Stepping into Every Half Coffee Roasters at Ngô Văn N giữam is akin to discovering a hidden gem that seamlessly blends historical architectural charm with modern coffee culture. The establishment, housed within a mid-20th century building, beautifully preserves and showcases the architectural ethos of that era—think V-shaped gates, flat […]

Capriole Cafe / Den Haag Netherlands / Bureau Fraai

Capriole Cafe / Den Haag Netherlands / Bureau Fraai

Bureau Fraai converts Capriole Cafe former paint factory into a coffee bar, restaurant and business centre. Amsterdam based architecture studio Bureau Fraai has converted a former paint factory in The Hague into a coffee bar, restaurant and business centre with a fully steel bar element as an interconnecting eye-catcher. Photography by Rene van Dongen and […]

Loretta / Wellington NZ / Parsonson Architects

Loretta / Wellington NZ / Parsonson Architects

Loretta, located directly beneath Parsonson Architects studio, is the ‘little sister’ of Floriditas Cafe a few doors down Cuba Street. The space has had several guises since it was built around 1910, including as an arcade to a picture theatre and most recently as a commercial bakery with a small cafe fronting Cuba St. To […]


About Life Coffee-Brewers / Cafes around Saigon

Photographed by Cafes of Saigon.  Situated in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, About Life Coffee Brewers emerges from its recent renovation with a fresh perspective, inviting patrons into a rejuvenated space that celebrates the essence of casual urban living. Stepping into the café, visitors are greeted by a meticulously landscaped courtyard setting, a serene […]

Delatite Cellar Door / Mansfield / Clemenger Architects

With sweeping views across Taungurung Country, the Delatite Cellar Door provides a unique wine tasting and dining experience located in the foothills of the Victorian Alps. Designed by Clemenger Architects, the building utilises environmentally sustainable design principles and reflects the warmth and generosity of Delatite’s owners in a new commercial setting.  Delatite are committed to […]

Third Cliff Bakery / Boston / Thought Craft Architects

Designed as its first brick and mortar location, Third Cliff Bakery anchors and activates the corner of a new mixed-use development at a busy corner along Washington Street in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston. Starting out as a mobile coffee cart, Third Cliff made its mark on the community and was in need of […]


Austral Hotel / Colac Victoria / Porter Architects

A historic old regional Victorian pub located in Otway area of Colac. The redevelopment at Austral Hotel proposes additions and alterations the existing old local gem. The main southern section of the existing hotel where the bar and dining is located is revitalised into a comfortable contemporary food and beverage experience. It captures and embraces the […]

Best Cafe Booth Seating Designs

Booth seating are a great design element to integrate in any cafe, coffee shop or restaurant. They provide a cozy retreat for solo customers, and allow for larger groups of friends or families to seat comfortably in a defined space. The following article goes through cafe booth seating design, their benefits, considerations and show several […]

Best Cafe and Coffee Shop Interior Design Ideas

In the world of coffee culture, the interior design of a cafe or coffee shop plays a important role in shaping the overall ambiance and experience for patrons. From cozy corners to chic modern spaces, the interior design of a coffee shop sets the stage for memorable moments shared over a cup of freshly brewed […]

Best Cafe Exterior Design Ideas

The exterior design of a cafe serves as its visual identity, inviting patrons to step in and experience a cafe or coffee shops space and food and drink offering. In this article, we’ll explore innovative and best cafe exterior design ideas that captivate attention, reflect the cafe’s character and create enticing atmosphere for guests. Mug […]


Mug ‘n’ Hug / Limassol Cyprus / dogma

In the heart of Limassol, Cyprus, a sensory haven unfolds, guided by the principles of efficiency, ritual, process, and indulgence. Designed by Dogma Architects, this space is not just a coffee and tea shop; it is a symphony of meticulous details and thoughtful zoning that elevates the act of savoring these beverages into a captivating […]

50 Best Cafe and Coffee Shop Counter Designs

We have curated 50 Best Cafe and Coffee Shop Counter Designs from everywhere in the world. Each cafe counter design links to a full design article from our bestcafedesigns.com blog. One thing bestcafedesigns.com aims to do is feature things that are not featured anywhere on the internet. We are already the only blog within the […]

Harudot / Nana Coffee Roasters / IDIN Architects Thailand

The genesis of Harudot stems from a collaboration between the Nana Coffee Roasters brand owner and a landlord with a passion for plants with unique forms, culminating in a harmonious fusion of coffee culture and botanical aesthetics. Architecture and Interiors by IDIN Architects Landscape design by Youkubdin Constructed by Wimutti Construction Limited Partnership Photography by […]

Bar London 22 / Slovenia / GAO Architects

Bar London 22 / Slovenia / GAO Architects

Designed by Petra Zakrajšek and Sara Hočevar of GAO Architects, London22 Bar in Ljubljana, Slovenia, is a space where simplicity meets artistic expression. Completed in 2019-2020, with a modest 54m² interior and a 47m² exterior, this project reflects the architects’ vision. MIK22, Matjaž and Irena Kozelj, entrusted the realization of this artistic haven to contractor […]


Cloud Cafe, Victoria Shanghai Academy / MAD Studio

Designed by MAD Studio, the Cloud Café is a popular rendezvous for teachers and students at Victoria Shanghai Academy, Hong Kong. As a part of a new extension for the school’s ever-expanding campus, it plays a very important role ensuring staff and student’s well-being and their fondness of the campus.  Photographed by Workshop 10 To […]


Cafe Design Considerations

As bestcafedesigns.com explores cafe designs all over the world, we thought it would be good to interview an architect to get some insights into how a cafe is designed, and things to consider and look for. In other articles we look at cafe booth seating design, Interior design ideas, counter design ideas and exterior. Arcstudios […]