10 Places in Chennai that are Brewing Some Divine Coffee

Everyone has their own poison and for many Chennai locals, it’s coffee. Coffee, the magical, caffeinated bean was first discovered in Yemen in the mid- 15th century. The beans were roasted and brewed in a way that is similar to how it is prepared today. However, the plant finds its home in East Africa. Today, it is cultivated all over the world- each region hosting a unique coffee bean with a unique taste.

Whether you need it to wake yourself up in the morning or just enjoy catching up with friends over a cool, energizing drink, coffee has got your back. South India, the home of the famous filter kapi is brewing with cafes that will warm any coffee lovers  heart.  


The Brew Room


Located in Mylapore, Besant Nagar and East Coast Road 

Our recommendation: Hot coffee- Turkish/ Cold coffee- Irish cream cold coffee


Coffee Central


Located in T. Nagar

Our recommendation: Hot coffee- Café Mocha/ Cold coffee- Java Ecstacy 


Nicky’s Café and Fine Pastries


Located in Egmore

Our recommendation: Caramel cold coffee and Affogato  




Located in Alwarpet, Velacherry, Anna Nagar East, Royapettah and Nungambakkam

Our recommendation: Caramel cappuccino and Mocha Frappuccino


Costa Coffee


Located in Chetpet, Besant Nagar and Velacherry

Our recommendation: Hot or cold cappuccino  


Sandy’s Chocolate Laboratory


Located in Nungambakkam and Teynampet

Our recommendation: Frozen cappuccino 


Madras Coffee House


Located in T.Nagar, Alwarpet and 15 other locations

Our recommendation: Spl. Filter coffee


Chamiers Café


Located in Alwarpet

Our recommendation: Coffee Shake Espresso


Krispy Kreme


Located in Royapettah, Vadapalani and Velacherry

Our recommendation: Salted Caramel Coffee Shake


Café 64


Located in Abhiramapuram

Our recommendation: Hot coffee: Americano/ Cold coffee: Honey Crunch Frappe