Ever wondered why everyone takes their first date for a cup of coffee? Well, keeping all doubts aside, the very reason is the magical power that a cup of coffee beholds. It acts as an icebreaker, an intellectual catalyst and a social stimulant.

Blessed with perfect weather for a cup of brew, Bangalore is a heaven for cafeholics. From quirky to cozy, cafes here are known for their themes, ambiance, vibes, menus and activities. Most famous among these are the charming art cafes. These cafes, have left behind the concept of gallery spaces and have made art accessible for all.

Here is a list of 5 cool art cafes for your food and art fix —

Art Blend Cafe

Art Blend Cafe is a paradise for all those who have a passion for art. This cafe provides a platform for artists to display their work and also has some of the coolest board games around.

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Where – 659, 22nd Cross Road, Sector 2, HSR Layout

Timing –  11am-10pm

Must Try – Sun dried tomato chicken

Dyu Art Cafe

With ambiance resembling a traditional house of Kerala, Dyu Art Cafe has an authentic feel to it. The beautiful art work displayed on the white walls add to its overall beauty.

Where –  1, No. 23 MIG, KHB Colony, Next To Mangala Kalyana Mantapa, 5th Block, Koramangala

Timing –  Noon -10pm

Must Try – French Toast and Banoffee pie

Coffee on Canvas

The cafe has beautiful paintings and sketches placed under every table’s glass top. A well-stocked library is another major attraction. Spend some leisure time at this cafe relaxing on the bean bags and gorging on some delectable cuisines.

Where – No 84, ST Bed Layout, 12th Main, Koramangala 4th block Bangalore.

Timing –  9 am -11 pm

Must Try – Waffles and ice tea

Urban Solace

Displaying everything from paintings to prints and from postcards to photographs, Urban Solace tries its best to promote young artists in the city. If interested, art lovers can also purchase the works at reasonable rates. On the food front, they offer a wide menu to quieten your hunger pangs.

Where – 32, Annaswamy Mudaliar Road, Opposite Ulsoor Lake, Ulsoor

Timing –  11 am -11 pm

Must Try – Cheese pasta

Leanin Tree Art Cafe

Built around a 100-year old tree, Leanin Tree Art Cafe is famous for its art exhibits. It has a room dedicated to paintings and statues. After gorging on some amazing delicacies, you can spend time lounging around.

Where – 23, Patalamma Street, Basavanagudi

Timing –  11 am -11 pm

Must Try – Sizzlers and coffee

Bangalore is connected to all the other parts of the country through airways and railways. Flights to Bangalore ply from major cities- Delhi, Pune and Mumbai on a daily basis. Book your tickets online and get some amazing discounts. Also, you can get amazing deals on hotels in Bengaluru. From budget to luxury, you can book as per your requirements and budget.

So, to encourage the spirit of creativity, visit these cafes and spend some wonderful time. Though money can’t buy you love, but it buys you coffee and that is pretty close! ;)