They ate. They drank. Voted the best coffee shops by locals in the Moreton Bay Region and The Forkies have revealed the 2019 winners of the “Espresso Yourself” category. Check out the top three cafes in north Brisbane who serve up the best coffee.
Not the first time The Old Corner Shop has won an award for their well-produced caffeine fixes, this boutique Redcliffe café has become a popular dining destination for locals and tourists alike. Pet-friendly, providing dog owners with a dog-refuelling station, The Older Corner Shop is also renowned for their range of human food, including sweet and savoury bagels and to-die-for gluten-free treats. Coffee from this café is made from Schibello coffee beans with your choice of milk and a range of syrups. Visit this north Brisbane café to explore more of its delicious menu options and get some of the best coffee available in the Moreton Bay Region.
Address: 120 Victoria Avenue, Margate
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 5:30 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday 6:30 am – 1:00 pm, Sunday 7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Although most well-known for their all-day breakfast menu and mouth-watering pastries, Lisa’s Willow Tree Café is now building themselves up as reputable coffee makers after taking out spot number two in the Forkies best coffee shop category. With 5-star raving reviews on their Facebook and a name for great food, we can’t help but think this little café would be the perfect stop for a Sunday brekkie catch-up with friends and family.
Address: 140 Morayfield Road, Caboolture South
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Saturday 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Officially the MVP of the Forkies for taking out the most votes across all categories, it’s no surprise to see Valori Espresso as number one for the Espresso Yourself category. The coffee roasted and sourced for this north Brisbane café is Neli Premium Espresso, a local brand based in Clontarf. Valori Espresso Lounge & Gallery’s brewing methods include espresso, cold drip, cold press, pour-over, AeroPress and batch brew. So, it really caters to everyone’s coffee needs.
Address: 71C Landsborough Avenue, Scarborough
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 6:00 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday & Sunday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
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