The Best Truly Local Coffee & Tea Shops in Rotterdam

No matter whether you’re a coffee or tea person, Rotterdam 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!

DeliGriek – Pita gyros paradise

DeliGriek – Pita gyros paradise

Image by Gisela Clarke

“DeliGriek” is a small restaurant and Greek delicatessen shop. Their specialty is obviously the pita gyros – even the small size is large enough for me…

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Donner Bookstore – A much-awaited renovation

Donner Bookstore – A much-awaited renovation

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“Donner Bookstore” in Rotterdam ha a history — it’s a modern cathedral for book lovers. I love sitting in the comfortable mezzanine.

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Fröbel – Lunch making a difference

Fröbel – Lunch making a difference

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The serving staff at “Frobel” in Rotterdam are all mentally impaired & super-friendly servers. It’s one of my favorite stops for breakfast & lunch…

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Groot Handelsgebouw – Visionary architecture

Groot Handelsgebouw – Visionary architecture

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“Groot Handelsgebouw” in Rotterdam, from after WWII, is one of the original multi-enterprise buildings. It’s an example of visionay architecture…

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Harvest Coffee Brewers – When coffee is life!

Harvest Coffee Brewers – When coffee is life!

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“Harvest Coffee Brewers” is situated on the ‘island’ roughly between Leuvehaven and Markthal, in Rotterdam. I love their burrata and smashed avocado bread!

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