Monthly Brews | Our Top 4 Coffee Spots

Between its legendary coffee culture and quirky café scene, Auckland is a great spot for those who love a good cup of coffee. We bring you a few of our favourite brews each month.


Great coffee comes from the heart.” ARK Coffee Company

1. The Candy Shop

Our designer is obsessed with the hot Matcha drink. It’s her go to for a pick me up and rates it as the best matcha drink in Auckland. The Candy Shop not only has good vibes, you are also bound to bump into your friends and have a massive reunion.

2 – 8 Osborne Street, Newmarket / 021 259 7873


2. ARK Coffee Company

Ark is a small little coffee roastery in Takapuna, run by two sisters who bring out the full characteristics of coffee in each brew. Don’t take out word for it, try their roast beans now.

6/461 – 467 Lake Road / Takapuna, Auckland 0622 / 09 489 8488


3. Orphans Kitchen

A local haunt for our editor, Jude. She loves to brunch here on the weekend and catch up with her friends. Great coffee and great food.

118 Ponsonby Road, Grey Lynn / 09 378 7979


4. Coffee Pen

Coffee Pen is a favourite among many, with delicious homemade food, amazing service and coffee to get those good vibes flowing.

6 Basque Rd, Eden Terrace / 09 379 6835


Are you a big coffee fan too? Which is your favourite café? Email us at intern@vervemagazine.co.nz