Start your morning off right with a caffeinated cup of your favourite beverage from one of Windhoek’ best coffeehouses. Whether it’s cake and coffee, high tea with scones, or sandwiches and a milkshake, Windhoek has some of the best cafes and coffee shops in the country. Places to grab your daily dose of espresso, or perhaps a cup to-go. Fun and cosy spots, each offers something unique, and there’s something for everyone. Below is our selection for some of the best cafes and coffee shops in Windhoek, Namibia.
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Wilde Eend Bistro
The Wilde Eend Bistro is the perfect place for brunch with friends. Very relaxed atmosphere, especially under the trees for some cool breeze. The menu is tasty and fresh, their smoothies are so filling and yummy. Generous portions and, the staff are always friendly and helpful, creating a pleasant environment.
Vintage Coffee Shop and Restaurant
One of Windhoek’s finest coffeehouses is Vintage Coffee Shop and Restaurant. Walk through the entrance and you already feel that the place is made with lots of love. A relaxing, friendly and casual atmosphere with sitting options on retro chairs under a roof or inside. The shop offers speciality drinks, breakfast, lunch and dessert. Indulge their carrot cake with their homemade rooibos tea.
Located in the Old Brewery Complex in the Namibian Craft Centre, Craft Café has been servicing the Windhoek area since early 2000s. The cafe provides coffee-based drinks, as well as a variety of teas and smoothies. This coffeehouse also serves breakfast sandwiches, pastries and other local treats. A licensed café with right to offer all local beers and some imported ones, and a comprehensive selection of wines including some organic ones. Due to its location, the balcony offers visitors a chance to relax and enjoy Windhoek skyline and sunset.
Klara’s Market proudly serves delicious and nutrient-rich healthy meals, and other dishes to its coffee. Modern minimalist flare, and a healthy alternative to other places. This cafe is a satisfyingly specialty food shop experience whenever in Windhoek, Namibia.
Krisjan’s Bistro Windhoek
More than just a place to grab a cup of coffee, Krisjan’s Bistro in Windhoek is kid-friendly restaurant offering fantastic delicious menu, with vegetarian options. Fantastic menu options. Very home-made feel to food, organic and fresh with a Namibian twist. Excellent decor-modern and clean, has indoor and outdoor seating, reservations are accepted. Don’t go without trying their notable cocktail selection!
Slowtown Coffee Roasters
Slowtown Coffee Roasters is one of the finest cafes and coffee shop in Windhoek serving the nicest and tastiest coffee in town. This coffeehouse feature breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. Awesome coffee with awesome service to be enjoyed in a good and friendly ambience. Be sure to try their carrot cake, ice coffee and chai latte.
Jonno’s Bistro is one of the most famous cafes in Windhoek, and strategically located to give you a stunning view of the area. It offers a wide range of themed menu to its visitors. From continental evenings every Friday to a Mexican evening to enjoy some tacos to relishing in some delicious curries on Indian evenings. Besides its aromatic coffee roasted locally from assorted African coffee beans, their delicious Gourmet menus is inspired from countries around the globe to represent true native cuisine with explosive flavours. Jonno’s Bistro offers a great view and appealing outdoor seating. Perfect for a business meeting or a quick lunch with a friend.