There is no shortage of big coffee chains in the Jakarta, providing fast coffee mostly for those who are constantly on the go. But this has resulted in an impersonal experience for coffee enthusiasts who would like to know more about the coffee they’re sipping.
So for those who are looking to get personal through their coffee, it doesn’t get more personal than Giyanti Coffee Roastery. Established in less than a year, the owner, Hendrik Halianto, will be a friendly face you’ll encounter, and eventually get acquainted with, in your every visit to this establishment.. That’s because he’s the one responsible for every single step required in making the cup of coffee that is sitting right in front you. From dealing with the coffee farmers, roasting the coffee beans down to making the cup of coffee itself, you can be sure that Halianto is involved.
As such, coffee enthusiasts will be glad to know that the quality of the coffee remains consistent throughout their visits. The owner also goes on the extra step to customise the coffee for you regardless of whether you’re a regular or a first timer. Just casually mention that you’re feeling under the weather and your coffee will be made slightly mild.
There are single origin beans to choose from that ranges from Bali Kintamani, Papua to Toraja. Those who are interested to take up coffee making a step further are also able to purchase various coffee maker tools. More than just for the sake of generating income, the jovial Halianto wishes to encourage and facilitate the coffee making culture in Jakarta.
Quietly tucked in Central Jakarta, Giyanti Coffee Roastery provides an intimate setting where one is able to enjoy a personal coffee experience that roots and prides itself in quality.