26 must-try places to get your matcha fix in Dubai

26 must-try places to get your matcha fix in Dubai

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These spots are a matcha-made in heaven for all matcha lovers.

The coffee culture in the UAE is thriving. But lately, matcha has managed to wow crowds. Originally from Japan, this health-conscious, trendy green drink is fast becoming Dubai's daily beverage of choice. FACT has compiled a list of the best spots across Dubai to enjoy matcha.

Arrows and Sparrows

Nestled in Emaar Business Park, Arrows and Sparrows offers a cosy escape from the daily grind and the perfect place to enjoy a refreshing matcha. The menu boasts a variety of matcha options including the Classic Matcha Latte, Blue Matcha Latte, and Iced Matcha Latte. For a twist, try the Matcha Smoothie.

GO: Visit www.arrowsparrows.com for more information.

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Blu Matcha

Blu Matcha, situated at Alserkal Avenue and on Marina Walk, is a grab-and-go joint specialising in matcha. Their menu is diverse, offering everything from a Vanilla Almond Matcha Latte to a Strawberry Matcha. Other options include Salted Caramel Matcha and even Matcha Soft Serve Ice Cream. 

GO: Visit https://blumatchacafe.com for more information.

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Brew Cafe

Tucked away in Jumeirah, Brew Cafe stands out as a perfect spot for catching up on emails or having a quiet moment. The cafe offers a Classic Matcha Latte, making it a simple yet satisfying choice for matcha lovers.

GO: Follow @brewcafeuae on Instagram for more information.

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Café Kitsuné

Located on Al Wasl, Café Kitsuné blends French and Japanese elegance to Dubai. Known for its chic and minimalist design, this cafe offers an array of matcha delights including Strawberry Peach Matcha, Red Velvet Matcha, and Rose Matcha. This classic matcha lattte is a firm favourite of FACT's Editor-in-Chief.

GO: Follow @cafekitsune.uae on Instagram for more information.

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Joe & The Juice

With locations across the UAE from Al Barsha to D3, Joe & The Juice is a favourite among Gen-Z for its upbeat and fun environment. Their matcha menu includes Iced Matcha Tonic, Iced Lavender Matcha Oat Latte, and Vanilla Matcha Oat Latte, among others.

GO: Visit https://joejuice.com for more information.

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Knot Bakehouse

Located in Jumeirah, Knot Bakehouse is a cosy spot perfect for a quick meet-up over a matcha drink. Their menu features a variety of matcha options including Iced Matcha Latte with Strawberry or Salted Vanilla foam.

GO: Follow @knotbakehouse on Instagram for more information.

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Konkrete

True to its name, Konkrete is a modern, industrial-chic space. As a collective hub and concept store, it offers a minimalist vibe. Their matcha specialities include the Coco Matcha and other classic matcha drinks, making it a unique spot for matcha lovers.

GO: Visit www.koncretespace.com for more information.

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LDC Kitchen + Coffee

With several locations across Dubai, LDC Kitchen + Coffee is a fabulous breakfast spot with plenty of natural light and a lively atmosphere. Their matcha menu includes Hot Matcha Latte and Iced Matcha Latte, perfect for enjoying with friends and family. 

GO: Visit https://ldckitchen.com for more information.

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Maisan 15

Nestled in Barsha, Maisan 15 is a cafe, garden, and library all in one. It's perfect for both socialising with friends and spending some quality alone time with a favourite matcha drink. Their menu features Matcha Latte, Iced Matcha Latte, Iced Rose Matcha, and a Matcha Smoothie.

GO: Follow @maisan15 on Instagram for more information.

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Megumi Matcha

From Kyoto to Dubai, Megumi Matcha is Dubai's first matcha specialty shop, located in Jumeirah. Women-owned and dedicated to all things matcha, they offer workshops and sell matcha powder and tools. The menu includes Matcha Latte, matcha sweets like Macarons and Cupcakes, Sakura Matcha Latte, and more. 

GO: Visit https://megumimatcha.com for more information.

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More Matcha

Situated in DIFC, More Matcha is a matcha haven with a small, cosy space and matcha-coloured seating. Perfect for coffee breaks, they offer Matcha Brownie, Matcha Eclair, Matcha Layer Cake, Matcha Signature Cold, and more. 

GO: Follow @morematcha.ae on Instagram for more information.

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Nette at Matcha Club

Nette can be found within the appropriately named Matcha Club in Al Quoz. The contemporary cafe offers a French-Japanese dining experience. Their matcha menu is extensive, featuring Matcha Iced Latte, Strawberry Matcha Acai Bowl, Matcha Cheesecake Brownies, and many more unique items. 

GO: Visit www.nette.ae for more information.

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Paus;

On Wasl Road, Paus; is a cafe and wellness studio in one. The relaxing space is perfect for freeing your mind with a cup of matcha. Their matcha menu includes Green Matcha Latte, Blue Matcha Latte, Doppio Matcha Dalgona, and more.

GO: Visit www.pausdxb.com for more information.

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Pekoe Tea and Bread Bar

Located in Alserkal Avenue, Pekoe Tea and Bread Bar is a quaint space ideal for letting your creative juices flow while sipping on matcha. They offer Iced Matcha Latte, Signature Matcha, Raspberry Matcha, and more. 

GO: Visit https://mypekoe.com for more information.

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Rascals Deli

Situated in Wasl Square, Rascals Deli is a FACT favourite a relaxed place that's perfect for chilling with friends. The Matcha Fizz combines soda water with matcha and is a popular choice, especially when combined with one of their stacked sandwiches.

GO: Follow @rascalsdeli on Instagram for more information.

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Saddle

This Emirati cafe, with locations across Dubai, Riyadh and London, is a firm favourite for drive-in coffee and quick bites. They offer Matcha Latte and Iced Matcha Latte, perfect for those on the go. 

GO: Follow @saddledubai on Instagram for more information.

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Secret Garden by L'ETO

Located on Bluewaters Island and City Walk, Secret Garden by L'ETO is a colourful shop perfect for daytime outings. Their Matcha Raf Coffee is a favourite amongst the masses.

GO: Follow @secretgarden.global on Instagram for more information.

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Southpour Coffee Roasters + Juice Bandits

Located in Dubai Festival City and City Walk, Southpour Coffee Roasters + Juice Bandits offers a lively spot with bright colours and an industrial aesthetic. Their Matcha Latte is a must-try. 

GO: Follow @southpour.mena on Instagram for more information.

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Splendour Fields

Located in JLT, the FACT award-winning Splendour Fields is a fun spot for families. The lively environment is perfect for enjoying an Avantcha Matcha Latte or Organic Matcha Frappe.

GO: Follow @splendourfields on Instagram for more information.

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Tania's Teahouse

Relocated to Dubai Hills, Tania's Teahouse is an Insta-worthy that's perfect for a fun catch-up with friends or a solo visit. Their matcha offerings include Matcha Latte and Iced Matcha Latte.

GO: Follow @taniasteahouse on Instagram for more information.

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The Edit

Located in Alserkal Avenue, The Edit is a retail space, concept store, and gallery all in one. Their matcha bar offers Sunshine Matcha, Strawberry Matcha, Rose Matcha, and many more unique drinks.

GO: Visit https://theeditdubai.com for more information.

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The Hamptons

With various locations across Dubai, including Arabian Ranches and Jumeirah Islands, The Hamptons is a nice place for lunch or breakfast with the family. They serve a great Matcha Green Tea Latte that is a must-try.

GO: Visit https://hamptonsdubai.com for more information.

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The Matcha Tokyo

Located at The Beach in JBR, The Matcha Tokyo is a clean and modern space dedicated to the craft of matcha. They offer matcha drinks, matcha ice creams, matcha cookies, and more. 

GO: Visit www.the-matcha.tokyo for more information.

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Trio

Located in Umm Suqeim, Trio boasts a fun design with ceramics and lighting making it a great spot to hang out with friends. Their matcha specialities include Matcha Hot Chocolate, a favourite among visitors.

GO: Follow @triocoffee.ae on Instagram for more information.

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Vanilla Sukkar

An Emirati bakery located in Umm Sheif, Vanilla Sukkar is perfect for grab-and-go items. They offer breakfast and light bites, along with matcha drinks like Classic Matcha, Rose Matcha, and Matcha Latte. Their matcha sweets include Matcha Rose Pistachio, Matcha Black Sesame Macarons, and more.

GO: Follow @vanillasukkar on Instagram for more information.

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Yamanote Atelier

With locations across Dubai, Yamanote Atelier is a Japanese bakery with a cute white aesthetic, perfect for bringing kids along. They offer pretty pastries and classic matcha drinks, making it a relaxing spot to enjoy with the family.

GO: Visit https://yamanoteatelier.com for more information.

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