9 Hipster Brunch Spots in Batam (<1 Hour Away by Ferry!)

If you’re not into fishing or water sports, Batam would have never been your to-go list. But in recent years, the little Indonesian island has been slowly revamping itself, and is now, a hidden gem for cafe lovers. Coffee shops and themed breakfast joints are popping up at every corner of Batam (especially Batam Centre), so if you ever find yourself bored and needing a hit of caffeine, consider taking a short ferry ride to visit these top 9 cafes.

Batam Centre

Pictured: Tanjung Uma beach, Batam Island.

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#1 Chemistree Cafe

Address: Ruko Raffless City Blok 1A, B,2, Riau Islands Province 29222, Indonesia
Opening hours: Daily, 10am – 1am (next day)

Come by and grab some latte @chemistreecafe ☕️

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#2 Pod + Leaf

Address: Komps. Mahkota Raya,Block D No.6 Batam Centre, Batam Island, Indonesia
Opening hours: Daily, 10am – 10pm

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#3 Anchor Café & Roastery

Address: Dermaga Culinary Paradise RF No. 11, Sukajadi, Batam Kota, Kota Batam, Riau 29444, Indonesia
Opening hours: Tue to Thur, 8am – 6pm; Fri to Sun,  8am – 8pm; Closed on Mon.

#4 Caffein Cafe

Address:Komp. Ruko Mall Nagoya Hill blok R3-A3A, Batam, Riau, Indonesia
Opening hours: Daily, 10am – 10pm

#5 One Dozen Cafe
previously Kopi Raya

Address: Mahkota Raya Blok F No. 08 – 09 Batam, Riau, Indonesia
Opening hours: Daily, 8am – 11pm

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#6 Habit: A Coffee Crafter

Address: Jalan Bunga Raya No.6, Lubuk Baja, Batu Selicin, Lubuk Baja, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29444, Indonesia
Opening hours: Sun to Fri, 11am – 10pm; Sat, 11am – 12pm

#7 Hook Coffee Shop

Address: Jl. Bunga Raya, Batu Selicin, Batam Kota, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau 29444, Indonesia
Opening hours: Mon to Thu, 8am – 11pm; Fri to Sun, 8am – 11.30pm

Jgn lupa ngopi ya mas broo😀 #coffeebatam #batamcommunity #batamnongkrong #batamkopi

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#8 Pounce Cafe

Address: Harbour Bay Mall 3rd Flr, Batam
Opening hours: Tue to Thu, 12.30pm – 10pm; Fri – Sat, 11am – 11.30pm; Sun, 11am – 9pm; Closed on Mon.

Let's talk over coffee. 14.46pm #handsinframe #anakkopi #pouncecafe

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#9 Excelso Coffee

Address: Mega Mall Batam Center Lantai 2, Jl. Engku Putri No. 107, Kota Batam, Kepulauan Riau, Indonesia
Opening hours: Daily, 10am – 10pm

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