It is time for January, February and then April and sorely winters will be gone. Anyways, we still have plenty of winter days and nights left to make it last longer before the summers start. There are many things that makes winter warmth more perfect. But, the only thing that comes into our mind while thinking winter season is ‘Coffee’. One of the most enthralling essential, to start your day off with it or your nights. It is the perfect therapy in winters to bring out the best in you, stimulates your productivity, and make your vision straight and creative!
In winters it is a much needed item for coffee addicts. Whether you enjoy your coffee thick, light, creamy or frothy, it does not matter. Because it’s a famous saying, “ a bad cup of coffee is still better than no coffee”. Once you start drinking coffee, it completely take over. Obviously, there is no in-between, either you’re a coffee addict or you’re not. So, for all those coffee enthusiasts, its that time of winters, where you can enjoy your coffee while staying in Bahria Town.
Bahria Town has a weak game to provide best and leading names of coffee brands for its residents yet. Certainly, when it comes to cafes and coffee rooms, Bahria Town have very bounded choices as compared to DHA or Gulberg. In city Lahore, we can effortlessly find out many top-tier names for coffee shops. Like, Gloria Jeans, Mocca Coffee, Second Cup, Cinnabon, Expresso, CTC, Butlers Chocolate Cafe etc, a never-ending list of Cafes, that I couldn’t write all of the names here. Well, for the time being in Bahria Town, the availability of coffee options are just like, few drops in an ocean and you have to muddle through the limited coffee options.
But, however, I’ve gathered a few names that are currently the only choices for us. Most residents are surely well-acquainted with these names.
Bahria Grand Hotel & Resort in Bahria Town Lahore has three different restaurants and cafes including Golden Palm Restaurant, Cafe Grand, Panini Cafe and a separate In-Room dining. However, most of the residents are unfamiliar with the Panini Cafe. It is specially designed to cater the needs of coffee and tea lovers with a perfect environment. Panini Cafe has both indoor and a patio sitting facing fountains and greenish environment to enjoy your coffee in this winters.
Brazilian Coffee in Panini Cafe:
Brazil’s coffee is in the list of those countries where the taste of its beans and the production of coffee is enormous. Famous for its espresso blends and high-quality flavors. Well, the reason for writing Brazilian Coffee is that Panini Cafe has a specialty to offer you a variety of Bazilian Coffee flavor at very low rates. Perfectly hand-crafted coffees, luxury environment and still the prices are cheaper than other renowned coffee shops. The average price of coffee out there is Rs. 150/- to 250/- excluding tax. So, if you haven’t visit Panini Cafe than it’s a must visit place in Bahria Town with your friends and family!
The prices are economical, the price of one cup of tea is Rs. 150/-( inclusive of tax). If you buy more than 1 cup of tea, complimentary biscuits are provided.
Panini Cafe is located in Bahria Grand Hotel & Resort, Ground floor, at Executive lodges.
Opening Time: 12:00 AM.
Closing Time: 11:00 PM.
Gloria Jean’s Coffee:
Gloria Jean’s Coffee is one of the world’s largest coffee chain, based ˝in Austraila, and having more than 1000 branches in 40 countries. It was first introduced in Pakistan back in 2006. Now, there are around 12 franchises of Gloria Jean’s coffee have been established in Lahore. In Bahria Town, Gloria Jean’s Coffee is the only international chain and oldest coffee shop, opened in 2013 by signal Group.
Though, an Irish coffee shop Bagel’s Bar was also opened at Talwar Chowk in 2014, in comparison with Gloria Jean’s Coffee. It was located near to Gloria Jeans. But, unfortunately, after few months, it was permanently shut down. So, if we talked about international chains of the coffee shop, then Gloria Jean’s Coffee is the only option in Town so far.
Gloria Jean’s Coffee menu card is full of all kinds of coffees. They’ve three categories of coffee according to the size Small, Regular and Large. The price range of coffee normally starts from Rs. 250/- to Rs. 400/-. It has both indoor and outdoor sittings. Recently, they’ve also introduced free coupons offer in Rs. 500/-, I think this offer has ended now.
Previously, it was located at the main boulevard. Now its been 2 years, it is located at 1-F, B plaza, Talwa Chowk, Sector C.
Open 7 days a week.
9:00 AM to 2:00 AM.
Jammin Java Cafe is one of the earliest coffee shops in Pakistan. In Lahore, it has 3 to 4 branches. One of its branches is also located in Bahria Town. So, Jammin Java is another option to have a coffee within Bahria Town. The price of its coffee is around Rs. 250/- to Rs. 380/-.
Jammin Java Cafe in Bahria Town is located at the main boulevard, near to Talwar Chowk and adjacent to Joutan Paints and Askari Bank.
Opening: 10:00 AM.
Closing: 1:00 AM.
Honey Beans Cafe is the project of Crosta 11. It was opened along with crosta 11, Ritorious, and Platinum Hotel. It is not as impressive as it was suppose to be. Because it was specifically designed to provide Coffee & Shakes for the residents. The menu of its coffee is typical and very limited options are available in coffee. The prices of its coffee mug are Rs. 199/- to Rs. 280/-. But, yes, the outdoor and indoor sitting of Honey beans cafe will double your coffee treat!
Honey Beans Cafe is located at 211-B, Tulip Block, Sector C, opposite to Bahria Golf & Country Club.
Opening: 11:00 AM.
Closing: 1:00 AM.
These are the few options that are available in Bahria Town for all coffee addicts. If you have tried any other option in Bahria Town which is not mentioned above, then do share your experience in the comment section.