5 Must-have coffees in Hobart’s CBD
Coffee, coffee everywhere, as much as you
The Two Girls proclaim Hobart as
Australia’s, if not the world’s, coffee capital.
Here’s five places we love for coffee in
no particular order.
Walking through Hobart’s bus mall on any
given business day you’ll often meet a queue spilling out of the doorway
waiting for their morning caffeine hit.
Don’t be put off by the crowds, consider
it a sign of good things to come. And don’t be too concerned about the wait.
Atlas Espresso churns out the coffee. With three people working the coffee
machine, one pulling shots, one steaming milk, the third pouring the coffee and
handing you your beverage, they make between 500-600 coffees a day, sometimes
up to 100.
This Girl loves loves loves their coffee
and my regular includes the best Monte Carlo in Hobart. They know their customers by name.
Find them at Shop 2/ 18 Elizabeth Street,
They’re open 6.00 am – 4.00 pm weekdays.
For more on Atlas find our post here.
And another on their awesome Monte Carlos
yum yum here.
The Lovely Deputy does coffee here most
days and is a Saturday morning regular and why not? The coffee quality is
consistent and it’s a great space.
Find them at 105 Murray Street.
They’re open Tuesday – Saturday, 8.30 am
– late and Sunday and Monday 8.30 am – 4.00 pm.
Here’s when we first fell in love with
Discovered en route to the Royal Hobart
Hospital one morning, Pilgrim is now another regular. There are no bad coffees
here as evidenced by the constant stream of regulars.
Through its Liverpool Street entrance, Property
of Pilgrim, you’ll find a tremendous brunch menu. I so reveled in my French
toast brioche in a violet crème anglaise and Pilgrim potpourri (freeze-dried
berries) that I promised Chef Christian Ryan my first born.
Find them at 48 Argyle Street, Hobart.
They’re open Monday – Friday, 6.30 am –
4.45 pm and Saturday – Sunday, 7.00 am – 3.30 pm.
Find Property of Pilgrim around the
corner at 52 Liverpool Street.
They’re open Monday to Sunday, 7.00 am –
Here’s when we first went for breakfast
Your morning coffee is determined by your
schedule. There was a time I was in the Jackman and McRoss vicinity a lot. Not so
much these days but when I do drop by I know I can rely on the coffee. There’s
plenty to eat too with BIG serves of practically everything. Dark corners in an
out of the way location are perfect for clandestine encounters. Just an
Find them at 4 Victoria Street, Hobart.
They’re open Monday to Friday, 7.00 am –
This is the last time we visited here.
Villino is a Hobart coffee institution. They do seriously good coffee
and sell a range of baked goods sourced from Zum and Manna Bakery and some they
make themselves. Café Manager Ellie is warm and welcoming and it’s the sort of
small café This (klutzy) Girl gets a little nervous in. More big crowds of
devotees at Villino.
Find them at 30 Criterion Street, Hobart.
They’re open Monday – Friday 8.00 am – 4.30 pm and Saturday 9.00 am –
This Girl has a soft spot for Kara. It’s
long standing and it’s the place the Lovely Deputy and I go every other morning
for coffee and an awesome muffin. It’s convenient and they know us. We’re part
of the furniture now. It’s like our public love shack. But don’t let that put
They’ve also got a sustainability and
We like the experience as much as the
Find them at 119 Liverpool Street,
They’re open Monday – Friday, 7.30 am –
4.00 pm and Saturday, 8.00 am – 3.00 pm.
For more on Kara Kafe find our post here.
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