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Barista Jam Cafe

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Shop D, G/F, 126-128 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan,, Hong Kong, China
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08:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Tue - Fri 08:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Hong Kong, China
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Great cafe with a short lunch menu. Coffee is great even if service is generally a little bit slow. There is a bar with seating a small seating area in back and a larger communal seating area upstairs.

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Thank m123178
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

It's a hard core coffee place! Very Aussi:) There are gears and tools for DIY coffee fans to shop as well. A quick coffee is a wise choice. Food is less impressive than the coffee. Has lunch before. Memories fading. I can't remember anything over it.

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Thank AADSWJ
Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We arrived around 10am and shop has jus opened. Coffee is great and food is alright (nothing to great but not bad - jus normal). Staff service is ok. Knowledge of coffee is really good with the ability to explain in detail of which coffee beans would be more suitable for my liking. Staff is also kind enough to explain... More 

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

After travelling out of Hong Kong for a few months its always nice to visit your regular haunts and without fail Barista Jam stil delivers great breakfast and excellent coffee. Well done Ricky and team keep it up.

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Thank Gary S
Hong Kong, China
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208 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Great from a friendly group of baristas, good areas to sit and chat and look at computer. Great cakes and food if hungry and has space upstairs too. Very central to everything and close to all hotels in Sheung wan.

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Thank Astrojoy
London, United Kingdom
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

It is hard to find a western style breakfast place in Hong Kong, but Barista offers ham and cheese croissant and a good cup of flat white in the heart of Sheung Wan. It is reasonably priced for Hong Kong standard to get a Western style breakfast. They also do sandwiches and simple pasta dishes, good place to chill out... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Coffee was okay for my liking. It was surprisingly quite comfortable sitting at the bar. There was cookies for you to take by giving any $ in return for donation. It was ok if you want to do a good deed but don't expect too much on the cookies. It was just not fresh and tasted so awkward.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Food was so-so, coffee was alright, service was okay. I won't go back there again even though the location is convenient.

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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

When you walk in, you know these guys mean business. The cafe is filled with the sound, sight and a rich aroma of coffee being ground, dripped, percolated, and mixed. I ordered a cappuccino. The coffee was well extracted, exuding a robust slightly acidic flavour, and the milk was thick and well-frothed (a reminder of the ones I used to... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Great coffee always crowded with a fun crowd, not just the coffee that is good , check the food out to. Friendly service and not badly priced. Worth a pit stop !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop D, G/F, 126-128 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan,, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Sheung Wan
  • Neighbourhood: Sheung Wan

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Staying in Sheung Wan

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Sheung Wan
Unlike most of Hong Kong’s other popular districts, Sheung Wan welcomes wanderers with an easy-going, relaxed atmosphere. Art galleries are plentiful and boutique cafés are tucked away in every side street in the sub district known as “PoHo.” Browse through the vintage clothing and handmade leather goods stores – it’s no surprise fashionistas flock to this area. History enthusiasts will be rewarded with sites of beautiful architecture, reflecting Sheung Wan’s past as one of the earliest settlements by British forces. As night falls, the entertainment scene reveals itself to be just as laid back with its private kitchens, speakeasies and underground bars dotted throughout the area. When in Sheung Wan, everyday feels like the weekend.
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