Coffee bars are dotted all over town, especially in Kuching`s ever-growing collection of shopping malls. These are some of the (mostly) centrally located ones. Most keep mall hours.
Bing, 84 Padungan Road and Hills Shopping Centre, Jln Mata Kuching. Serves a range of coffees, teas and light snacks.
Black Bean, 87 Jln Ewe Hai. This tiny and popular café is noted for its coffee made from locally-grown liberica and robusta beans.
Earthlings Coffee Workshop, City One Mall, Vivacity Mall. Local company operated by obsessive coffee fanatics, which shows in the quality.
Indah Café, 38 Upper China St. Bustling café and art gallery, also offers cooking school and two large family rooms to rent. 8 am – 5 pm
Kai Joo Café, 29 Lorong Khai Joo. Indoor and outdoor setting in a beautifully restored old shophouse. Very affordable.
KopiCut Barber & Café, 49 Wayang Street, Tel: 0178048710. Start your evening with a coffee, a cut-throat razor shave and a hipster haircut. 5pm –1am.
The Seattle Coffee & Tea Co, Merdeka Palace Hotel. Local branch of this famous chain.
Starbucks Coffee Co. Branches at Plaza Merdeka, Kuching International Airport, The Spring mall, Vivacity mall.