September 10, 2022

LIST: 5 Coffee Shops in BGC Perfect for a Weekend Catch Up with Friends

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  • Let’s face it. It’s not always that we want an eventful weekend after a long, busy week at work. Sometimes, all we want is to catch up with a few people and relax over our favorite comfort food, paired with a cup of coffee or tea. If this is you, you might want to try any of these coffee shops we found at BGC that are famous not only for their wide array of food and drinks, but also for their pleasant and relaxing ambiances!

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    UCC Clockwork

    A fusion of Western and Japanese comfort food partnered with premium coffee can be the best pairing for a busy workday in BGC. Gratefully, you can savor these breakfast staples at UCC Clockwork, where young professionals and businesspeople can delight in the cafe’s Japanese premium coffee that is famous for its flavor and pleasing aroma. 

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    What’s more, the café’s almost hotel-like, sophisticated interiors that offer a pleasant breather for entrepreneurs make it a good choice for your social function.

    Don’t forget to drop by starting this September to try their Holiday Drinks of Hazelnut Praline Latte, Pistachio Latte, and its signature Hokkaido Cheese Latte!

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    Address: Burgos Circle Park Forbestown Center, BGC Taguig Center, Taguig City
    Contact Number: 02-8828-1447
    Operating Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.
    Facebook: UCC Coffee Shops Philippines
    Instagram: @ucccafeph

    Caravan Black

    If you want a place to comfortably have a nice chat with your colleagues, Caravan Black is the place to go. Because of its ambiance, this coffee shop is filled with lively conversations, not only during lunch but also during dinner hours. This makes it a perfect spot for you and your workmates to relax after a busy day in the office.

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    The cafe’s coffee beans came from top coffee-producing countries in the world, including Brazil and Colombia. These coffee beans are roasted only medium, giving a good balance of acidity and bitterness. Pair your coffee with the highly recommended Grain Bowls that are popular among health buffs in BGC. 

    Grain Bowl / IMAGE from Philippine Primer


    Address: 7 Neo, 4th Avenue, Fort Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City
    Contact Number: 0917-122-8795
    Operating Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday); 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. (Friday and Saturday)
    Facebook: Caravan Black
    Instagram: @caravanblackcoffee

    Sunnies Cafe

    Do you want to get afternoon tea or dinner with friends? Try Sunnies Cafe in BGC! The coffee shop offers a wide variety of breakfast and brunch options, including tacos, chicken wings, and other quick eats. It also serves hearty meals including steaks, pastas, and rice bowls.

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    Don’t forget to pair these with the cafe’s selection of drinks and refreshments! Aside from coffee, Sunnies Cafe offers milk shakes, fruit shakes, and a small collection of alcoholic beverages.

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    Address: Bonifacio High Street by Ayala Malls, Taguig City
    Contact Number: 02-7949-2251
    Operating Hours: 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday); 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday)
    Facebook: Sunnies Cafe
    Instagram: @sunniescafe

    Elephant Grounds

    Elephant Grounds has taken the fun and light ambiance of coffee shops in Hong Kong to BGC with its wide variety of light meals such as salads, toasts, rice bowls, and waffles! There are also alcoholic beverages available, making it a go-to among friends. During its happy hour from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., cocktails are Buy 1 Take 1!

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    For those who prefer sweet drinks, Elephant Ground’s tea menu includes lattes such as French Vanilla and masala chai latte, available for lunch or dinner.

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    Address: Lower Ground, One Bonifacio High Street, Taguig City
    Contact Number: 0999-887-1407
    Operating Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Monday to Thursday); 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. (Friday and Saturday);  8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Sunday)
    Facebook: Elephant Grounds Manila
    Instagram: @elephantgroundsph

    Little Flour Cafe

    If your friends want to experience a more relaxed atmosphere where you may enjoy coffee and food at a leisurely pace, Little Flour Cafe is one of the best choices in BGC. The coffee shop is known to be a good space to take a break from work and relax, especially during the weekend.

    If you’ve been to Wildflour and have tried its Filipino-inspired dishes using local ingredients such as calamansi and ube, you will also be thrilled to know that Little Flour Cafe serves similar sumptuous offerings of its sister, Wildflour.


    Address: G/F World Plaza Building, 4th Avenue corner 31st Street, Taguig City
    Contact Number: 02-8777-7383 / 0917-626 2058
    Operating Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Monday to Saturday); 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Sunday)
    Facebook: Little Flour
    Instagram: @littleflourcafe

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