Calling all coffee connoisseurs! The #AbuDhabiLovesCoffee campaign has a jam-packed line up of micro-events in some of the emirate’s best homegrown specialty brew concepts. 

In conjunction with UAE city guide The HUNTR, and running until December 15th, brew fanatics have the chance to experience their daily cup of joe with a unique twist as a catalogue of enticing city-wide activations, educational workshops, pop ups and limited-edition offerings unfold. 

Bee Café

Formed as part of the ‘Be The Change’ campaign – the Bee Café’s inspiring initiative is the first of its kind to be solely ran by people of determination all coffee lovers. Located at the Zayed Higher Organisation for the People of Determination, the café’s purpose is not only to aid its workers but also to highlight their capabilities and alter false conceptions. This wonderful concept even offers workers the chance to obtain an international accreditation in the specialty coffee industry. Be sure to enjoy the line up of micro-events with the selection of workshops running until December 10th where avid fans can gain a deeper understanding of artistic brews amongst so much more.

Timings: Sunday-Thursday 8am until 1pm 

Location: Inside the Zayed Higher Organisation, Al Mafraq, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Buzz  by MLT

Sister duo and local residents Maryam Ahmed Khalfan Bin Jabara Almarar and Mohamed Musabah Khamis Naser Al Mazrouei, are a dynamic team who hunt for the best roasting beans to serve at their coffee house. It’s not just the drinks that cause a buzz, the food on offer is delicious too – ensure to check out their cool truck concept as well as their quirky café. Attend a Chemex class at the Al Hudeyat outlet on the 13th, 14th & 15th and much more as part of Abu Dhabi Loves Coffee.

Timing: The café concept is open 7am until midnight. Al Hudeyat Island – 7am until 1am and Marsa Mina 7pm until midnight.

Location: Cafe– Airport Road, East 14-2, Food Truck – Al Hudeyat Beach, Food Truck – Marsa Mina, Zayed Port

Cartel Coffee Roasters

Priding itself on passion and recognising the small details that go a long way, this venue ensures the brand’s love for making customers feel special is apparent with every cup. Cartel Coffee Roasters are no strangers to producing a coffee that would make any expert go weak at the knees, not forgetting the accompaniment of mouth-watering desserts whilst watching the roasting right before your eyes. If the sound of this is kick starting your cravings, be sure to check out their limited-edition offerings available until Dec 15 and more.

Timings: Sunday-Thursday 6:30am until 10:30pm, Friday & Saturday from 8am

Location: 469 Arabian Gulf Street, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Note Café 

Curated by local Emirati, Saoud Al Shamsi – Notes Café is a celebration of the Arabian culture, incorporating coffee, food & friendship. Boasting the use of a unique variety of specialty grade single-origin beans and a La Marzocco Strada Machine – this concept is must try when visiting the capital. As part of this initiative enthusiasts can receive a complimentary dessert, a limited-edition tasting menus available and more. 

Timing: Daily from 7am-11pm 

Location: Khalifa Park Ministries Complex, Seha Building, Shop No.5, Abu Dhabi, UAE

For further information relating to this initiative and an overview of all participating outlets, please visit: https://thehuntr.com/mag/the-huntr-partners-with-the-government-of-abu-dhabi-to-launch-abudhabilovescoffee/

Additionally, to find out more about the above and the remainder of the season, ensure to take a look across the website where you’ll find an extensive line up of initiatives and promotions. 

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