A New Coffee Shop Opened in Makati—Here’s What You’d Love to Try

Since a new coffee shop just opened in 2024, it seems like an exciting year for the Manila café and dining scene. Common Man Coffee Roasters, the award-winning specialty coffee roaster and café concept, recently opened at the heart of bustling Makati City – the Ayala Triangle Gardens.  

Customers who were lucky enough to have visited the first Common Man Manila store would have already experienced its friendly service, quality coffee, and delectable all-day brunch recipes – a winning combination that truly urges Filipino customers to keep coming back and make it their top-of-mind stomping ground. 

Common Man Coffee Roasters Makati

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Of course, food and beverage always take center stage at Common Man. Foremost, their wide selection of expertly crafted brews ensure that there’s something for the varying preferences and taste notes of diners – from nutty, fruity and even chocolate-y. Sustainably sourced, Common Man’s specialty coffees are roasted fresh in-house through its roastery and expertly prepared by its passionate baristas to guarantee that diners savor every sip of their coffee. 

For the coffee purists, they will undoubtedly enjoy Common Man’s single origin brews and other classic coffee menus such as Espresso and Long Black while those who prefer milky and/or sweeter blends can opt to try the Nitro Honey Oat Latte, Cappuccino or Mocha. So whether you’re new or a longtime enthusiast of specialty coffee, Common Man’s coffee menu is sure to delight. 

Common Man Coffee Roasters Makati

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Common Man Coffee Roasters Makati

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Complementing their coffee blends are Common Man’s award-winning all-day brunch recipes that ensure customers end their dining experience happy and satiated. Worth to try is the Common Man Full Breakfast for those looking for a loaded meal as it consists of carefully cooked egg on top of artisanal sourdough bread and served with generous servings of meats and greens. For an elevated brunch, the Not Your Common Pancakes is a great option as it offers wheat pancakes cooked in iron cast skillet with caramelized bananas and caramelized walnut crumble, salted caramel sauce and berry coulis. 

Common Man Coffee Roasters Makati

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Going for the crowd favorites that can be paired perfectly with Common Man’s handcrafted booze or beer? Try the Smash Burger, Fried Chicken, or their delicious selection of pizzas. Hearty side dishes such as Green Hummus, Herbed Fries, and Hashbrown are also offered as an alternative option for solo diners. 

Common Man Coffee Roasters Makati

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Completing the Common Man dining experience is its home-like atmosphere that beckons diners to come as they are, and stay, not only for good food and coffee but for great time and intimate conversations. 

Common Man Coffee Roasters Makati

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The store is carefully curated, using warm colors that complement the hues of Ayala Triangle Gardens. Its wide, open windows allow natural light in while offering a picturesque view of the garden. Meanwhile, the various seating options for al fresco or indoor dining – from its wooden benches and plush upholstery in group or individual seating – down to the store’s small details, including tableware, are given a personal touch to further highlight Common Man’s welcoming ambience.

So whether you’re looking satisfy your daily coffee fix, enjoy a relaxing, sit-down meal with a loved one or by yourself, or simply looking for a place where you can slow down time for a bit, you can experience all that and more by dining at the Common Man Coffee Roasters at The Restaurants, Ayala Triangle Gardens, Makati City. #GoodTimesInCommon 

To know more about Common Man Coffee Roasters Philippines, follow their social media pages: Facebook: www.facebook.com/commonmancoffeeph and Instagram: www.instagram.com/commonmancoffee_ph