The Expresso team runs on Deluxe coffee! Our presenters drink it, our guests love it and we can definitely recommend you swinging by their vibrant little coffee house for what is said to be one of the top 20 reasons to visit SA!
25 Church Street, City Centre, Cape Town
You're Only As Good As Your Last Cup:
You should also know that we don’t follow any rules when it comes to our coffee. In fact, there aren’t many rules that we follow in general. We are passionate about coffee and we think that is good enough reason for what we do. We don’t have all the answers but we do know what we want. And that is to roast, supply and serve coffee in the best way we know how. We also believe in having a great place where we can do all this and furthermore, where you can enjoy our coffee. That is why our coffee roastery is the way it is. You won’t find any fancy food or interweb here. That’s not our vibe. Awesome tunes, interesting people and great coffee. That’s what we’re about.
5 Things You Didn't Know About Coffee:
Ethopian shepherds first noticed the effects of caffeine when they saw their goats become frisky and “dance” after eating coffee berries.
Originially, coffee was eaten. African tribes mixed coffee berries with fat which formed edible energy galls.
All the Coffee in the world grows in the ‘Bean Belt’. The “bean belt” is the area between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn.
Coffee is the second most traded commodity on earth…Oil is the first.
The term ‘Americano’ comes from American General Infantry (GI’s) during World War II. They would order espresso with water to dilute the flavour.