Best Batam cafes
Cafes in Batam aren’t merely more affordable than their Singapore counterparts—they can also be just as good. In this listicle, we introduce you to 10 of the best Batam cafes, including a floating cafe, pâtisserie, and a board games haven.
1. Anchor Cafe & Roastery
With an extensive list of beans and brewing methods to choose from, Anchor Cafe & Roastery is where you’ll find some of the finest cups of coffee in Batam. A 24 oz CHEMEX Brew with Geisha, Colombia Beans (Rp 50,000+/~S$4.70), for instance, boasts the kind of complex flavour profile that coffeeholics go gaga over—it is said to have hints of chamomile, passion fruit, and lavender.
As for eats, the All American Patty Melt (Rp 100,000+/~S$9.50) is a hearty and scrumptious pick. This well-toasted sandwich features a thick burger patty, caramelised onions, melted cheddar cheese, and a house-made Thousand Island dressing.
Address: Dermaga Culinary Paradise RF No. 11, Sukajadi, Kec. Batam Kota, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29444, Indonesia Opening hours: Daily 8am to 8pm Tel: +62 812-7070-2210 Website Anchor Cafe & Roastery is not a halal-certified eatery but uses no pork or lard.