Metro Manila Coffee Shops that offers Free Wi-Fi Access
Whether you are looking to have your cup of joe and pastry while catching up with friends and family on social media or while working, coffee shops are the ideal places to go. For this you would need electric sockets for plugging in your gadgets, a conducive environment (especially if you are working), and of course, Wi-Fi Internet connection. What’s even better? Free Wi-Fi access.
Here are 10 coffee shops in the Metro where you can get free Internet access.
1. Local Edition Coffee & Tea
Local Edition Photo by Local Edition Coffee and Tea FB
Address: 116 Perea St. Legaspi Village Makati
Phone: (02) 556 9655
Located in Perea, one of the quieter streets in the bustling Makati CBD, Local Edition is an indie coffee house that serves not just coffee but also tea. Although situated in one of the busiest cities in Metro Manila, the coffee shop exudes a homey feel with its wood furniture, floors, and artwork. There are even bookshelves filled with reading materials to while the time away.
2. Satchmi Coffee
Satchmi Coffee photo by Satchmi FB
Address: 4F, Mega Fashion Hall, SM Megamall
Youngsters discovering the joys of vinyl records will certainly find the yesteryear vibe of Satchmi Coffee in SM Megamall appealing. Here, everything old is new again. Listening booths are available for patrons and when they’re done with it, they can relax further with a cup of coffee, update their Facebook or twitter. Before hitting the road, check out their selection of Motorino players, or for the retro photog or lomographer, their case of 35mm films.
3. Craft Coffee Revolution
Craft Coffee Revolution photo by Craft Coffee Revolution FB
Address: 66 Broadway ave, New Manila, Quezon City, 66 Dona Juana S. Rodriguez Ave, New Manila, Quezon City, 1112 Metro Manila
Phone: (02) 570 3436
Awarded the Zomato User’s Choice Award, Craft Coffee Revolution in Katipunan, Quezon City or The Podium is certainly on its way up the artisanal coffee shop ladder. The relaxing ambience and mood music to match make it a conducive place to work or study, which is why you’d find lots of students in this place. Add the free Wi-Fi Internet access and delicious coffee and pasta and you’ve got a winner.
4. Third Cup Café
Third Cup Café photo by Third Cup Café FB
Address: 91 Rosa Alvero, Lungsod Quezon, Kalakhang Maynila
Phone:0917 568 7898
Quezon City residents rejoice and head over to Loyola Heights and look for Third Cup Cafe. It’s a breath of fresh air from the usual coffee chains in that you’ll get to more than just coffee, but also tea, hot chocolate, pastry, pasta, and sandwiches. To access the free Wi-Fi you need to like Third Cup Cafe on Facebook. Oh, and if ever you get to your third cup of coffee, it’s on the house.
5. Scarsdale Artisanal Delights
Scarsdale Artisanal Delights by Scarsdale_ph FB
Address: 514 Shaw Boulevard Mandaluyong City
Those who live or work near the Shaw Boulevard area should check the hip and New York-industrial-themed Scarsdale Artisanal. Aside from their coffee selections, you’ll find an assortment of Croughnut and Doughnut flavors very enticing. Some of these include Rocky Road, Tahitian Vanilla Custard Filled, Coffee Con Leche, Cheddar Jalapeno, and Scarsdale Classic. It’s no wonder, though, as this coffee shop with free Wi-Fi Internet access is run by the makers of Gonuts Donuts.
6. Backyard Coffee Philippines
Backyard Coffee photo from Backyard Coffee Philippines FB
Address: Metro Pointe Centre, P. Guevarra St, San Juan, Metro Manila
Phone: 0917 899 2988
This very unassuming coffee shop in Little Baguio, San Juan packs a lot of punch. Not only is this place offering a selection of espressos and latte, which includes the highly recommended White Rabbit, it also offers a conducive place to work and study, as well as conduct small meetings. Free Wi-Fi and unobtrusive background music all contribute to the ambience of the shop.
7. Café De Seoul
Cafe de Seoul photo from Cafe de Seoul FB
Cafe De Seoul
Address: Unit 12, 2/F One Archers Place Building, Castro, Malate, Manila, Metro Manila
If you are looking for a comfortable and tastefully designed cafe that serves great Italian roast coffee, then Cafe De Seoul along Taft Avenue should be your next destination. The clean, minimalist design of the cafe is reminiscent of Korean design aesthetics. Most of all, students and those looking for a mobile office in the area will find the free printer access, browsing through Samsung Galaxy tablets, and Wi-Fi Internet a veritable godsend.
8. Epic Coffee Roastery
Address: Kapitolyo 8 East Capitol Drive Pasig City
Another cafe that offers complimentary Wi-Fi access is Epic Coffee Roastery in Kapitolyo, Pasig City. The main draw of the coffee shop is its nostalgic atmosphere helped by the retro objects, which includes vinyl discs, vintage cameras, and an old telephone. The coffee and food are not bad as well. After all, you can’t go wrong with offering Salted Caramel Cappuccino, can you?
9. Café Breton
The only popular coffee chain in our list, Cafe Breton deserves a mention here because it does offer free Wi-Fi Internet access. More than that, the cafe is known for its lip-smacking crepes of the sweet and savory kind, and delicious coffee, pasta, and sandwiches.
10. Antiteasis: Books and Brews
Antiteasis: Books and Brews photo from their FB
Antiteasis: Books and Brews
Address: Unit C, 154 Maginhawa Street, Sikatuna Village, Quezon City, Philippines
PHone: 0906 342 4599
True to the theme of Maginhawa Street in Quezon City, Antiteasis is as indie as you can get to a coffee shop. It employs the tried and tested combination of a cafe and library, making it a popular and cozy hangout for students and residents in the area. View their menu from an iPad, read a book, or browse the web all while sipping your poison of choice—coffee or tea.