There’s something about working and studying at a café that makes us so productive—maybe it’s the cozy corners or maybe it’s the cup of coffee (or tea). Either way, setups like this are proven to inspire and help you focus so you can start a project and beat that deadline! If you want a change in scenery for the coming days, here are coffee shops at SM Supermalls that can be your next workspace:

MUJI Coffee
Try the drinks here: SM North Edsa, SM Mall of Asia


ICYDK, Japanese retail brand MUJI has ventured into the café industry! Expect a zen minimalist design when you enter the place—an aesthetic that MUJI is known for—which makes for a conducive environment. Our top picks for the drinks are the Ichigo Cafe Mocha and Iced Matcha Latte.


UCC Café
Have a great breakfast at these branches: SM Mall of Asia, SM Aura Premier, The Podium

UCC_SMPhoto from UCC Cafes Philippines

You might be familiar with UCC as a Japanese manufacturer of coffee and tea, but did you know that they also have coffee shops in the metro? Visit UCC Café and order the Seared Salmon Set Meal with UCC Kori Kohi, and imagine yourself having breakfast in Japan before starting work.


Est Japanese Café
Be mesmerized by the interiors here: SM Aura Premier

EST_Japanese_CafePhoto from EST Bakery Cafe

Now here’s a local café for those who love the streets of Tokyo! Est Japanese Café is inspired by the quaint coffee shops in Omotesando and is pronounced like the word “best” to show the quality food and experience. Save room for a cup of joe and their bestselling Sandos as you type on your laptop.


The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
Visit the branches in select SM Malls

Remote workers, hear us out: A visit to The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf will make you more productive. Most of the branches have a floor-to-ceiling window that lets the natural light in and motivates you more. Be more inspired to work when you order any breakfast meal.


Seattle's Best
Indulge in new beverages when you visit select SM Malls


Every now and then, Seattle's Best offers a new concoction of drinks that are perfect to sip while you’re busy hustling. Case in point: the Premium Festive Javakula Collection and the newly-released Ube (update when they release this)! Pair any of the bevs with a croissant or slice of cake



Tim Hortons
Try Tim Hortons' beverages in these branches: SM North EDSA, SM Fairview, SM City San Lazaro, SM City Clark, SM City Marilao, SM City Bacoor

Tim Hortons’ laidback atmosphere is one of the reasons why it’s a go-to coffee shop among digital nomads. It has such a homey vibe that allows you to easily get your work done! Start your day with an Ultimate Cheese Bagel plus Hot Dark Roast.


But First, Coffee
Branches: SM Mall of Asia, SM Center Pasig, SM Seaside City, SM City East Ortigas, SM City Dasmariñas, SM City Sta. Mesa


Looking for affordable coffee that can sustain your energy for hours? But First, Coffee’s menu starts at only P55! They offer various beverages according to your liking which includes Drip Based, Espresso Based, and Milk Based. Get a slice of Banana Bread or Coffee Bun to go with your order.

Sip more cups of coffee, hot chocolate, and tea at SM Supermalls! For updates on new branches of the mentioned cafés, bookmark and follow @smsupermalls on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.


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