has come a long way in Australia, and we are now considered one of the leading countries for espresso coffee in the world. However, it's our experience that the quality of espresso in cafes still differs widely, which is why we bring you Bestcafes.
There are around 8,000 cafes in Australia, but we aim to feature only the best ones. People are beginning to understand what a good espresso should taste like, not burnt or bitter, and more and more cafes are striving to bring you great coffee. You'll notice we also have ratings for food and ambience. For many people the cafe experience is also about food, atmosphere, or the 'X' factor that makes it special, so we also want to hear about that.
Bestcafes is your opportunity to tell people about cafes where you really think they get it right, and also [hopefully not too often] where they don't.
If coffee's your thing, here's some standard stuff that's good to know: