The Best Truly Local Coffee & Tea Shops in Mexico City

No matter whether you’re a coffee or tea person, Mexico City and its caffeine/theine outlets have you covered. Our locals know the best cafes and tea rooms to relax and recharge, get productive or enjoy your free time with your favorite beverage… or you may discover local preparations and completely different new drinks. Multinational chains can’t hold a candle next to our locals’ favourite coffee shops. Check them out!

Cafebrería El Péndulo – Lovely books

Cafebrería El Péndulo – Lovely books

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“Librería El Péndulo” is a bookstore in Mexico City’s Polanco. This one reminds me so much of the library in Hogwarts – it’s just perfect for an afternoon!

Full Article by Andrea Maldonado

Casa Tassel – The perfect tea spot

Casa Tassel – The perfect tea spot

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“Casa Tassel” in Mexico City offers a variety of pure teas and amazing blends. I love their (masala) chai and I like getting an alfajor with it.

Full Article by Andrea Maldonado

Centro – For coffee lovers

Centro – For coffee lovers

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“Centro” in Mexico City is a cafe with a huge list of possibilities, including blends by multiple ‘authors’. I go there to write my books and be alone…

Full Article by Maria Fernanda Garcia

Chomp Chomp – the milkshake heaven

Chomp Chomp – the milkshake heaven

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“Chomp Chomp” in Mexico City has great milkshakes with eccentric, funny names, like the Aquakaty Perry or the Snoopy. I still remember my first time there.

Full Article by Maria Fernanda Garcia

El Beneficio – A fairytale cafe

El Beneficio – A fairytale cafe

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“El Beneficio” definitely competes for being one of my favorite cafes in Mexico City. It’s a nice and cozy place to enjoy the day and Coyoacan.

Full Article by Cris Guasch

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