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The Coffee Academics (Johnston Road)

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The coffee here was as good as you will find in Australia. Brilliant service, great atmosphere and coffee I would crawl over glass for!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 665andrewf
Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

We have been visiting this coffee shop for 4 years and always liked the atmosphere and the friendly staff. It’s expensive but the coffee is very good. Recently it seems a new manager has taken over who clearly doesn’t like having customers in his coffee...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank sebHK27
Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

They have a wide range of different coffee, as that’s their speciality, but it’s quite pricey. All beverages we had was good and it was a nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AnnaResa
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

great coffee, great manager, great food - in a city of choice choose this the ambience is very relaxed and makes a huge difference to the BIG names

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank paumart
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

1230!!! Lovely place but kitchen will not do lunch before 1230 It was 1150 when we ordered. However as we did not wantbreakfast we had wrinkly chips with 3 dips. The waitress advised that one portion would be sufficient she was so right. Overall it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jamesW W
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Bought here by a friend who lives in Wan Chai as he knows I like a decent espresso to start my day, so came here for coffee and snacks. Popular western destination, good for meetings, laptop or just to eat and drink. Menu in English...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paulldn2014
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

After four weeks in Germany, the Czek Republic and the Netherlands, this coffee house in 🇭🇰 was the surprisingly the best we’ve tasted since leaving Australia in December 2018. The almond and butter pancakes, served immediately on the cooking plates (with maple syrup on the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank greg924
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

Very yuppie & chic coffee shop which is reminiscent of old vintage stuffs. Very comfortable & relaxed. The cappuccino was tasty & energizing. Worth spending time indulging oneself in. Have not tried their food yet.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank josepht203
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Really cozy and chill coffee place with excellent coffee! So many type of coffees to try, price range 45 HKD (example a cappuccino) up.. Delicious Black cinnamon latte. I think that is not so easy to find good places in HK, usually they are all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Francesca A
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Passed by the Coffee Academics somewhere on HK Island and I thought. Must be good. So this week we tried this for afternoon coffee. Big variety, table service and nice sweet pastries. Also free WiFi which is great for us tourists.

Date of visit: November 2018
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