J.CO Donuts & Coffee is local successful cafe franchise Indonesia which begin expand their chain into neighborhood countries in Asia, such as, Singapore, Malaysia, Philippine and even Shanghai (China). The cafe is well known for it’s soft doughnut, frozen yoghurt, sandwich, mini doughnut and wide variety of coffee beverages.
The cafe was became wide known in Indonesia and began sprouted it’s chain at Jakarta, Bandung, Surabaya and Bali for it’s unique taste and products which designed for tropical or summer flavor. Although, it can be great to enjoy it in cold season too.
The cafe counters were separated into three sections. The front counter serves doughnut, sandwich and mini doughnut. Meanwhile, back section serves yoghurt and cold or hot drink counters. The counter separation is to divide customer who want to purchase for take away or to buy drink for have it in cafe without create complicate and crowded atmosphere which lead disturb other customer. There also seats on second floor for customer who want quite place.
J.CO Donuts & Coffee is well known for it’s hot Chocó mint drink, a chocolate milk based drink with mint flavor. The mint flavor was strong enough resemble to Colgate toothpaste gave customer strong fresh, cool and bliss feeling when sip it. Hot Chocó mint is serves either as hot and cold drink can be good enjoyed in summer due it give cool feeling even if it serves as hot drink. Meanwhile, its good one when consume it in hot drink in winter due it provides warm and fresh feeling for anyone who drink it in middle of freezing.
It even lead you forgot if you had brush your teeth or not due its same feeling like toothpaste.
In addition, customer can receive glazzier doughnut as complement for each hot drink purchase for FREE. It becomes reason for anyone to flock in into J.CO Donuts & Coffee.
Beside doughnut and coffee, the cafe is well known for it’s yoghurt selection topping which can be great enjoyed in summer time. Customer who dislike yoghurt flavor never though they consume yoghurt due it serves resemble to ice cream. The cafe only serve single flavor for it’s yoghurt, plain flavor. But, its cleverly provide wide option of topping for it’s customer if people want to combined several flavor for their liking taste. Customer can ask cafe employee if they unsure about it and ask cafe recommendation.
Other best jewel in J.CO Donuts & Coffee is wide selection of mini doughnut called J.Pops which can be great consume in single bite. They are great selection for take away or birthday present for kids. Mini doughnut are presented in eye catching colors and sizes much liked by children.
J.CO Donuts & Coffee serves 22 yoghurt toppings which are include, Kiwi, Strawberry, Nata de Coco, Grapes, Peach, Blueberry jam, Orange, Lychee, Strawberry jam. Almond, Chocó peanuts, Chocó caviar, Chocó chips, Melon Mochi, Jelly Orange, Oreo, Jelly Lychee, Strawberry Mochi, Honey stars, Chocó pops, KitKat, Loaker waver. The yoghurt was named J.Cool.
The cafe interior was dominate by dark brown leather sofa and low table for single or two person each table. It’s outdoor seats dominate by wood chairs an low table for two or four person each table. One interesting thing, the cafe is provide French indie or jazz music for it’s audio player which give customer about Parisian feeling. Its opposite to Starbuck Coffee which provide American Jazz music in the cafe.
As previously mentioned, J.CO Donuts & Coffee serves soft doughnut, frozen yoghurt, sandwich, mini doughnut and wide variety of coffee beverages (Hot/cold). The prices tag of J.CO Donuts & Coffee products is similar to Starbucks Coffee and The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf due both cafes aimed for better quality services and cafe atmosphere for their customers.
Unfortunately, J.CO Donuts & Coffee is aimed for middle or high class customer which can be reflected through their prices of products and services. It slightly expensive than Starbucks Coffee. Nevertheless, it offers distinct atmosphere and products that can charm anyone who visit it. The cafe atmosphere is less formal than Starbucks Coffee or The Coffee Beans & Tea leaf.
In addition, there hint of family atmosphere where children can be take alongside to enjoy J.Pops and J.Cool yoghurt with their parents. In short, it’s cafe for everyone and a good place for someone who want change place for enjoy his/her coffee.
Sweet and salt soft doughnuts are called J.CO Donut were sold around Rp 6000 IDR per piece. The cafe always offer half (6 doughnuts) or one dozen (12 doughnuts) for take away option with prices Rp 35000 IDR up to Rp 61000 IDR. Mini doughnut were sold for same prices too.
There an interesting fact related to J.CO’s sandwich, in matter fact, the sandwich is create use doughnuts bun sliced and filled with meat and vegetables similar to regular sandwich. The cafe sells doughnut sandwich which called as J.Club for Rp 4500 IDR per sandwich. There also package of sandwich and coffee that priced around Rp 11000 IDR to Rp 14000 IDR.
Lastly, J.CO Donuts & Coffee is provided wide variety of hot and cold drink based of coffee, milk or tea beverages. They are include, hot/ice Cappuccino, hot/ice Green Latte, hot/ice Mochabella, hot/ice Chocolate, hot/ice Hazelnut Latte, hot/ice Cafe Latte, hot Icoccino, hot Chocó mint and many more hot/ice coffee or chocolate beverages. Meanwhile they are serve frappe beverages for their ice specialty such as, ice Cappuccino Caramello, ice Tea Latte, ice Latte Tiramisu, etc.
The cafe are provides three different mug sizes named Uno (12 oz), Due (16 oz) and Tre (20 oz) for their customer either for take away cup or mug for drink inside cafe.
Location: BSD Square, 1st Fl, Jl. Kapt. Subianto Joyohadikusumo, BSD, Serpong, Tangerang, Banten Indonesia. Open hours: 09.00 AM to 10.00 PM.
Website: J.CO Donuts & Coffee