Canggu is said by many to be the trendiest area in Bali and one of the qualities in making Canggu so popular is its selection of wonderful cafes and coffee shops, here are five of the best cafes in Canggu but with so many to choose from it is difficult to pinpoint which one is the best so here are five with great tasting coffee for those that need their daily fix of caffeine.
The Copenhagen in Canggu is located close to Echo beach and it is best to get there early to beat the crowds. The brunch is highly recommended and a nice touch is the free iced water on arrival. You can get great tasting strong coffee to go with the bites you choose to make up your brunch. Other highly recommended items include cinnamon roll, homemade berry compote, sourdough bread and the coconut yoghurt.
The Copenhagen is located at Jalan Padang Linjong, Canggu.
The Crate Café is a concrete box with very few frills although this all-day breakfast spot is one of the favourite hang outs of Canggu’s young and hip artistic community. Should you visit here be prepared for a loud experience among the denim wearing custom bike crowd that frequent here. The coffee served here is extra strong made from blends of Indonesian beans.
The Crate Café is located at Jalan Batu Bolong, Canggu and is open from 7am until 3.30 pm.
The Hungry Bird is considered a temple to enthusiasts of good coffee, its owner a young Indonesian started with a small coffee shop which became popular with surfers due to the affordable breakfasts he served. He is now in larger premises close to Echo Beach and is renowned for the breakfasts, lunches, brunch and of course, the coffee.
Hungry Bird is located at Jalan Raya Semat, Canggu and is open daily from 8am until 5pm.
The Motion Café claims to be the place for fitness addicts and anyone that enjoys healthy food. Everything on the menu is 100% fresh and homemade. They make vegan, organic, paleo and whole foods, use no refined sugar and should you require it have gluten free options. They also have some great coffee. At the Motion Café they support local farmers and use flavoring such as fresh herbs and spices. All their drinks, snacks and desserts are homemade and most are gluten-free or vegan.
Motion Café is located at Jalan Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu. They are open daily from 7am until 10pm.
In Ruko they use only custom-made blends of Indonesian beans to create perfect cups of coffee. Everything you see here leads to perfection and creativity even down to the sketchbook and pencils you are offered to add to the creative element. The inside and outside are covered with murals created by artists from all over the world so do not be surprised if you find some inspiration and begin sketching something yourself.
Ruko is located Jalan Pantai Berawa, Canggu and is open from 7am until 5pm.