1. Home Bakery
This is your one-stop-shop for comfort food, with a huge choice of cakes, pies, tarts and pastries. Not only do their baked creations taste delicious, but the Instagrammable designs will have all your followers double tapping. Our reccomendation: order their fudgy chocolate cookies on the side.
D3 and Galleria Mall, www.homebakery.ae
2. Tania's Teahouse
This pink-themed cafe is the ultimate meetup spot for a girly afternoon. The decor is perfectly kitch, and every cup of coffee is topped with an adorable logo or slogan.
Jumeirah Beach Rd, www.taniasteahouse.com
3. The Living Room
With coffee that's so photogenic, just make sure it doesn't go cold! Expect a crazy cotton candy coffee and rose-flavored croissants that are almost too pretty to eat. We said almost...
Mercato Mall, +9714 324 1023
It's the place to be for busy office workers during the week. Fun fact - 1762 was the year the sandwhich was invented.
JLT & Media City, www.1762.ae
5. L'Eto Caffe
Craving a posh coffee spot to meet up at with friends? Make sure to order their awesome deconstructed coffee drink.
Dubai Mall, www.letocaffe.ae
6. The Mail Room
This boutique cafe is worth a visit even if you don't live in Sharjah. The theme is a somewhere between cute vintage mailroom and sweet pink aesthetics.
Sharjah, +9716 545 4947
7. Harper's Bazaar Cafe
Filled with fashion magazine's to fill up your afternoon, enjoy your coffee while reading our latest issue of Harper's Bazaar Arabia
D3, +9714 342 1344
The ultimate insta-worthy coffee that is topped with a mini doughnut of your pick. Pull over on Beach Road and order a Spanish Latte. But no snapping and driving!
Umm Suqeim, www.depresso.cafe
9. Amongst Few
Located next to a streetwear boutique, head here for chill summer vibes and try out their amazing array of drinks.
Jumeirah 1, www.amongstfew.com
10. Friends Avenue
As the name states, call up your friends and grab a cappucino and a chat.
11. Gossip Cafe
This chic is the place to be for breakfast. They make fantastic cakes to order, so head down for a coffee and ask for an extra-special design.
Box Park, www.gossipthebrand.com
12. A4 Space
Located in the artistic district of Al Serkal, coffee drinkers come here for the work-friendly space and healthy food.
Al Serkal Avenue, www.alserkalavenue.ae/en/venue/a4-space.php
13. The Brass
A great place to relax and hang out with friends. Order their traditional drip coffee or a whipped cream and chocolate topped latte, either way you're in for a treat.
City Walk, www.thebrass.ae
This small artisan chocolate factory located in the midst of Al Serkal's art galleries is home to amazing coffee and hot chocolates. Not surprising given they import varieties of cocoa and coffee beans from all over the world.
Al Serkal Avenue, www.mirzam.com