The Faraday Café

What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?

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What is this?

We want to look at spaces, places, architecture and design with fresh eyes – yours.

An essential question around the HCMA studios is: "What's Possible?" For a street? A community plan? A pool? A school? A...home page?

We post images and questions that relate to discussions around the studio. If you see something that sparks your curiosity, tell us what you think. You can check out other people's contributions too by viewing all responses.

A single comment, a debate or a consensus could cause a shift, that shifts everything.

Welcome to the conversation.

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All Responses
  1. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    lots of windows
  2. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Make music on a laptop.
  3. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    cosy place
  4. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the cafe
  5. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good coffee served with a smile and cosy areas to sit with good accoustics in mind
  6. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Studying, coffee, single seating, being in public while having privacy.
  7. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the aesthetics of the shop
  8. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfortable chairs, low hum (not too loud)
  9. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    cozy little corner with a plug
  10. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good coffee, great customer service and the whole experience of the place
  11. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the setting
  12. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a great magazine on the table
  13. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee + right temperature + good music
  14. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfy chairs and cozy lighting
  15. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Staff that are just flirty enough that i could be like yo, does she want my number? but then when you give her your number, she shuts you down totally. she wasn't flirting thats just her personality. So you avoid the place a couple weeks, cause you're embarassed, but you go back and shes all, hey we missed you! which makes you feel more dejected, and you didnt even want the coffee. SO now you're stuck with feelings of shame, embarassment and feel really silly about yourself, and your thinking all this while you drink rather unimpressive coffee and feeling sorry for your lonely self. You'll probably drink and cry yourself to sleep again tonight, and start tomorrow with that same bland coffee because its the only human interaction you have all day.
  16. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good company and cake with the good coffee
  17. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    That feels cozy
  18. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    serendipity
  19. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    casual and impromptu business meetings
  20. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A good conversation
  21. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The design
  22. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Free Wi-Fi
  23. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    energy
  24. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A quiet place to read
  25. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Meeting new people
  26. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    WORK IN WHAT I WANT THE MOST
  27. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good table space and lots of seating
  28. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    dont have to clean up after taking a dump in the washroom
  29. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    washroom
  30. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    free high speed wifi
  31. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    watching people meet people
  32. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the coffee. then good acoustics.
  33. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The Ambiance, free wifi and the smell of coffee
  34. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Change the mood
  35. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the coffee, coffee chairs and the ambient noise
  36. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Bringing nature indoors (like Buddhafull in North Van). Lots of light.
  37. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Just whispering sweet nothings to a cup of java, really making it weird for people around me. Then chugging it as fast as I can, sure, it may burn my mouth but I live for the thrills!
  38. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    relaxed thought provoking atmosphere
  39. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Coffee black
  40. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    views, people watchin
  41. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee, comfy seating & some space
  42. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Being a participant in the everyday.
  43. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Coffee smell
  44. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    People watching between thoughts
  45. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good lighting
  46. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the look and feel of the place
  47. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    talk to friends
  48. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    having sense of comfort
  49. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    calm, friendly ambience
  50. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    coffee and books
  51. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    vibes
  52. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    chatting with other
  53. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    wifi, low cost, seating, outlets
  54. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    atmosphere, plants(flower), lighting
  55. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    music and comfortable temperature
  56. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the vibe
  57. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    chairs that don't wobble
  58. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    inviting, cozy, ambience with lots of different types of collaboration
  59. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    If I am there to work, some division, some sound absorption.
  60. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the music playing
  61. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    to have space to think away from the office.
  62. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    coffee, good house music (not too loud), bright natural light on a gloomy day, furniture that invites/creates a chance for conversations to happen with strangers sitting next to me
  63. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    One of the many reasons being curious about what makes other people want to spend time in a cafe!
  64. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    just enough... ambient noise, interesting people, personal space, and tasty treats
  65. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Live music
  66. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    waking up
  67. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Aesthetic
  68. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good people watching opportunities
  69. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the quality of beverage, the atmosphere, the location, the vibe
  70. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfy chair and the sun shining on my nose
  71. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    outlets activity wifi tasty drinks great service
  72. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    mood
  73. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The smell of bread...preferably french...
  74. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Clean, comfortable but preppy environment.
  75. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfortable chairs, busy environment that isn't too load, good music, friendly staff
  76. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    wood
  77. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    fast wifi
  78. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    peacefulness
  79. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee
  80. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    waste time
  81. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The smell of coffee & beautiful, intersting, and friendly baristas
  82. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Socializing with new people
  83. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    window mullions
  84. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    branding
  85. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    working on my laptop, pondering and boosting creativity
  86. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Comfy chairs, natural light, pockets of privacy for conversation
  87. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    caffeine, white noise, the smells
  88. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Seating with lots of space
  89. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    taste, atmosphere, location
  90. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    homework
  91. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee and wifi
  92. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfortable environment
  93. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    coffee and the vibe of it while working on my laptop
  94. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a well-designed interior, a place to sit & good coffee... for example Habit (Yates St)
  95. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    nice weather
  96. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Electrical Outlets
  97. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    need for coffee
  98. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Harry Jerome
  99. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Alone time with my thoughts while street watching
  100. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good coffee and lots of windows
  101. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A good coffee
  102. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a nice atmosphere
  103. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    big open community tables
  104. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee and not too crowded
  105. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    great music
  106. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    eggslut has good burgers with eggs
  107. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    nothing at all
  108. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Being able to have my own space, and people watch!
  109. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    thinking and writing
  110. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    nice view on the street from it and cozy places to sit
  111. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    patios
  112. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    buzz
  113. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    I don't
  114. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    88
  115. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The quality of the coffee and the company
  116. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    lot of sugar
  117. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    visiting with friends
  118. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    nice ambience and calm space
  119. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The comfy atmosphere
  120. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    cat
  121. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    swimming
  122. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    tranquillità, rilassarsi, incontrare amici
  123. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Busting environment and a nice coffee aroma.
  124. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Lack of sleep
  125. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    jasper
  126. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    clean washroom
  127. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    When the music isn't too loud
  128. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    scene
  129. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    People I'm with
  130. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee and spare time
  131. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good mood
  132. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    being on vacation. don't usually have time to stop.
  133. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    their spotify playlist
  134. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good music and warmth
  135. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    people watching! Also, coffee. Coffee is life ;)
  136. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    being warm, comfy seats, and cleanliness
  137. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    When I feel like working in a public space and not alone at home
  138. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    happy hour
  139. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    immerive environment (multi sensory)
  140. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    homey feeling
  141. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a good book
  142. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a comfortable place to sit
  143. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    its cozy, warm, and feels home-like.
  144. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    people watching and getting buzzed on coffee.
  145. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    outlets
  146. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Drawing
  147. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good internet
  148. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Company
  149. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    feel
  150. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    different types of seating
  151. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Natural lighting and quiet corners
  152. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Your website
  153. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    music, warm light, natural materials, no cold drafts!
  154. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The music
  155. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Open 24 hours!
  156. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Warm drinks, cozy couches
  157. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a place to do homework with my classmates
  158. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    people and a really good chai
  159. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good service and a good location
  160. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    welcoming and warm environment
  161. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    great smell, dim lights
  162. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    work
  163. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the service
  164. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    sketching
  165. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Ample workspace and delicious treats
  166. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A cozy nook with a bit of privacy.
  167. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    people watching opportunities and good coffee
  168. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    An atmosphere that allows thoughts and ideas to flow freely.
  169. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Locally owned with local culture (i.e., not a corporate takeover coffee shop filled with a bunch of douchebags staring at the iPads).
  170. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    I want to read more books.
  171. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the smell of brewing coffee and the idle chit chat that poses as white background nice perfect to work in
  172. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    calming space
  173. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good atmosphere to work on projects
  174. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the cozy environment
  175. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    coffee and wifi
  176. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfortable enviroment
  177. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    get out of the house
  178. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Beer
  179. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Programs
  180. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    feel part of the community vibe
  181. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    great coffee, and great conversations
  182. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    noise. but noise that softly reverberates around the space. I spend a lot of time studying in cafes because my apartment is dark and cold. The hum of everyone talking and moving influences my pace as I study. It helps me focus.
  183. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffe
  184. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfortable chairs, wifi, and a view
  185. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    When it acknowledges and creates space for the First Peoples to share their history for that land/area on their terms.
  186. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the background noise as a way to focus and concentrate
  187. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good mood and sunny
  188. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Peacefulness. No loud, crowded spaces. I want to relax without loud/obnoxious top 40 playing overhead, I don't want anything but the sound of the coffee being made. I go to a cafe to read. Cafes are where people meet to talk. Basically, nothing makes me want to spend time in a cafe.
  189. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    tea
  190. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The person i'm with
  191. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    design research
  192. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    musik
  193. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    People watching.
  194. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Space and Inspiring conversations
  195. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    quality conversation
  196. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    relax
  197. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee, good atmosphere
  198. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    beans
  199. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good friends
  200. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A cool interior with a running theme or combined with artwork - a really cool cafe/restaurant is the 'Pharmacy 2' in London whose interior is designed in collaboration with the artist Damien Hirst
  201. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The Coffee.
  202. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The ambiance and the good coffee
  203. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    change of scene
  204. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    more funding
  205. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    The barista
  206. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfy couches, smell of coffee
  207. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Space
  208. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a beautiful and open room for reading and people watching.
  209. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    spacious, lively, good music, wifi
  210. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    decor
  211. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    view
  212. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    reading a book
  213. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee- lots of light - spacious and friendly
  214. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfort, internet access, good hot chocolate, food, modern design
  215. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    to gain time with my own thoughts
  216. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Friends that are full of beans
  217. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee!
  218. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    wi-fi, free wi-fi
  219. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    atmosphere, chill music, good coffee and a comfortable spot to read/work
  220. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    black coffee
  221. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    lots of light and a comfortable seat
  222. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Cute guys
  223. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    atmosphere & comfort
  224. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    a warm and inviting atmosphere
  225. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    work reading catch up. just like flying
  226. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    the feeling of being connected to others
  227. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good coffee and the experience of the place
  228. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A great conversation
  229. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    plenty of outlets
  230. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    beautiful light and soft music
  231. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    cozy atmosphere, free wifi, comfy seats, and friendly staff.
  232. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    great coffee and comfy couches
  233. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    views
  234. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    great atmosphere
  235. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Noise low enough I can comfortably talk over it, seating with tables at work height, bright non-white lighting
  236. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    cheap
  237. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good coffee, with good company or a good book.
  238. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Studying
  239. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    to drink a better coffee than home
  240. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A place to write. And think.
  241. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Get away from home
  242. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    tables
  243. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    My desire to be in public without feeling like I'm loitering.
  244. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    relaxing music
  245. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good vibe
  246. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    soft lighting
  247. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    peace
  248. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    comfortable seating
  249. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good coffee and wifi.
  250. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    good conversation
  251. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    happiness
  252. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    light, materials of chairs and tables, balance between personal space and communal space
  253. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Good furniture
  254. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    shady patios
  255. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Being in contact with people. The great vibe. The light and space.
  256. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    spend time with friends
  257. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    conversations
  258. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    blank sketchbook pages
  259. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    A great vibe, good tea, bright space, happy people
  260. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    Quiet and spacious place
  261. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
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    coffee itself
  262. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    chat
  263. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Comfort of knowing I'm not hurting the environment when I drink a cup of coffee and moveable seating and chairs.
  264. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    charming staff, good coffee and other products, don't chase you out, allow for meetings and other engagements in their establishment, good spacial design, a pleasing yet not demanding interior design, good location in the community
  265. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the relaxing atmosphere
  266. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a relaxing reading time
  267. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    People & Wi-Fi
  268. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    music the right amount of ambient and people noise.
  269. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Semi-quiet work area
  270. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    lighting and noise level
  271. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    how good the coffee is
  272. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfy chairs; good music
  273. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    ambiance, vibe, decent seating, reliable menu items
  274. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    coffee and when its not busy
  275. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    It's noisy quiet time
  276. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good chairs
  277. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    cups
  278. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Formula One
  279. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    open concept
  280. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    pretty baristas
  281. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    hot chocolate, live music , comfortable booths, people art
  282. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    art
  283. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    big space
  284. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    warmth, comfort, friendliness
  285. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    being alone but still surrounded by people.
  286. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    NATURAL LIGHT, COMFORTABLE (SUPPORTIVE) SEATING, GREAT COFFEE.
  287. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    lively yet private atmosphere natural lighting
  288. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the chill music
  289. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    bad coffee
  290. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Nice Lighting
  291. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    To Relax
  292. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    4Like
    Good acoustics
  293. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    wine and live music
  294. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    alcohol
  295. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    comfortable chairs
  296. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    interiors
  297. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good company and people watching.
  298. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    I don't work well in a quiet environment. A cafe offers ambient noise, as well as spontaneous moments of inspiration.
  299. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    If there is a good scene to sketch nearby
  300. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    plugs and wifi
  301. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    get inspired by coffee smell
  302. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good noise
  303. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    The environment
  304. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    rainy days
  305. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    the right atmosphere to work/talk (and a nice view)
  306. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Contemplation
  307. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    sunshine
  308. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Atmosphere and energy
  309. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    ambience
  310. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    thermal comfort coupled with nicely dense but not crammed spatial organization of objects and furniture. Good coffee doesn't hurt either.
  311. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    enjoy
  312. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Inclusive Information Around this offering health care costs
  313. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Relaxed Silence
  314. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    watching people
  315. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Community
  316. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Flat white
  317. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfortable surroundings, mellow music and nice staff
  318. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Observation ; Sense of belonging
  319. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    study and wifi
  320. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    killing time
  321. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    quiet
  322. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    silence
  323. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Sometimes, I like being in a place I know no one will bother me. There is also a relaxing quality to the repetitive bustle of the cafe. It can also be a place to to do work and experience the weather if it's nice outside.
  324. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    lots of available seating
  325. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good design, nice music, nice view
  326. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Handsome barista
  327. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Atmosphere.
  328. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good coffee and intimate conversations with friends
  329. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Workspace
  330. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Coffee people conversation
  331. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Knowledgeable barista
  332. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    time away from time
  333. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a good view and a comfy chair and a fireplace
  334. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    great coffee, a beautiful interior, and tons of natural light!
  335. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Big comfy seats
  336. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    being outside home
  337. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    chilling
  338. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Conversation
  339. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    hot chocolate, lights and good music
  340. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfortable seats, good drinks, and chill music
  341. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a good view, be that landscape or just a good people watching spot.
  342. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    The quality of the coffee and food, but also the atmosphere. If it's too loud or too quiet it can be uncomfortable, so acoustics play an important part.
  343. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Big windows and natural light
  344. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfort in those big chairs
  345. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    smell
  346. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    nice or interesting view
  347. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    surroundings
  348. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Natural Light
  349. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    being with people
  350. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the cafe's atmosphere and its "vibe"
  351. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the smell of coffee and warm response
  352. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    observing people
  353. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    nice design that fosters my creativity and thoughtfulness or even mindfulness
  354. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good coffee and a great space to sit in
  355. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    natural lighting
  356. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfortable atmosphere - which is a result of materials and sound
  357. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    cosy nooks. lots of light. comfortable seating. warm in the winter, cool in the summer.
  358. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Meeting and seeing people.
  359. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the sound of mugs and plates and cutlery
  360. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfortable seating, welcoming ambience, no elevator music
  361. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    drink coffee
  362. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Ambience, comfort, furnishings, good coffee..
  363. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Natural light, comfy furniture and the right playlist.
  364. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good smells, ambient noise, pseudo literati, and rainy days
  365. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    ambient noise
  366. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Working in a cafe is magical. I can focus with headphones in, and people watch when I take breaks. Plus, I love coffee.
  367. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    friendssss
  368. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    The individuality of small coffee shops; interesting art, furnishings, drinks/food options, locations, variation of busy-quiet. See The Greenhorn for an example!
  369. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    nooks, warmth, and comfy seating
  370. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Good espresso
  371. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    the people
  372. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    drawing the people in the cafe
  373. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    my friends their craic
  374. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the vibe and chance to interact wit others
  375. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    people and atmosphere
  376. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    photogenic cafe
  377. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    smell of good coffee, feel, warmth, good food, friendly people, well lit, comfortable, good tables for laptops and writing, atmosphere
  378. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    relaxing and spacious environment
  379. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    love
  380. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    Large windows for light and people watching
  381. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    I like the feeling or being surrounded by creativity and energy, all while sneaking in some people watching.
  382. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    Coffee, seating, lighting, creative motorcycle parking
  383. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    A great cup of coffee
  384. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    free wifi
  385. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good people
  386. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    loud enough music that I'm not distracted by another conversation, yet not too loud to have a conversation with someone near by. shared table spaces that encourage interaction with strangers. low turnover of baristas.. i enjoy a familiar face! wifi is necessary in some but I also adore the ones without it!
  387. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    The possibility to work there.
  388. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    cozy corners and not too loud music
  389. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the urge to pee
  390. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    bathroom break from walking
  391. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    not be nagged by my wife
  392. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    the freedom to not have to be somewhere for a while
  393. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    Comfortable sits
  394. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    People watching and diverse energies - students, families, working meetings, etc.
  395. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    alcoves
  396. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good vibes
  397. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    donuts
  398. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Atmosphete
  399. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    percolating ideas
  400. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a cafe that's warm and quiet, so i can chill out and clear my head
  401. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    activity, aromas, enthusiasm and optimism
  402. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    To work on school projects in a semi-quiet environment.
  403. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Favorite seat by the window + a freshly baked blueberry scone.
  404. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    ambience, mix of quiet and white noise to help focus and maintain good conversation
  405. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good reading area
  406. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    free coffee
  407. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    The smell of dark roast
  408. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    comfy seating
  409. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    ambience, smell of coffee, sounds of quiet conversations
  410. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    white noise and people watching
  411. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    my friends
  412. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Atmosphere, coffee, muisc, comfortable seats, RECTANGULAR tables, WiFi, and a power outlet.
  413. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Quiet, relaxing atmosphere. Wifi.
  414. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    heat, non exorbitant prices for coffee and pastries, good seating, good light, interesting views
  415. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Friends and chat
  416. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    well designed interior and open spaces relaxed environment diversity of spaces with different function Being with friends
  417. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    being with friends
  418. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    girls
  419. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    food
  420. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Enjoying solitude... In the company of strangers
  421. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Meeting friends, can be a relaxed environment, people watching...
  422. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    busy working on personal project
  423. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    if its the right cafe... the buzz of working around like minded creatives.
  424. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    chill, warm atmosphere, not too crowded, good food, coffee and music
  425. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfortable chairs, nice ambiance, great staff, WIFI and good quality coffee/food, lighting, natural light, location
  426. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    The possibility of meeting someone new.
  427. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    dogs
  428. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    privacy
  429. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the smell
  430. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    The interior design, the music and vibes
  431. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    quiet, big tables, not too cold. Good coffee and snack options
  432. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    to be alone in a group
  433. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    toilets
  434. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good coffees
  435. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good company
  436. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    music&lively atmosphere
  437. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Cosy
  438. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Music, Atmosphere, Quality of Food, Location, Internet Connectivity, Friendliness of Staff
  439. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    human beings
  440. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    external energy = internal focus
  441. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Great coffee but even better atmosphere
  442. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good coffee and free wifi
  443. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    awake
  444. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    watching
  445. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Cats
  446. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the need to be around people
  447. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    warmth
  448. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    mommy time
  449. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the smell of coffee
  450. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    relaxing time outside my home
  451. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    To reflect everything that has gone around
  452. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    vibe
  453. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    good cinnamon buns
  454. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    relaxing
  455. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    nothing; what a waste of time
  456. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    to meet up with friends
  457. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    internet access
  458. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    being able to stretch my legs
  459. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Atmosphere. People. Power plugs.
  460. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfort
  461. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    electric plug
  462. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    calming atmosphere
  463. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    get started for another achievement
  464. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    familiar, relaxed, clean and taken care of
  465. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    ambieance
  466. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Away from my loud co workers
  467. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the background noise
  468. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Clean Comfy Chairs
  469. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    meeting friends
  470. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good vibes from the setting and staff. Good music that isn't too loud and helps to keep conversations private.
  471. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good music and a rainy day
  472. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Windows, pedestrians, art and really really great coffee....and baked goods. Nutured coffee shops with style and original designs always feel great. I'll keep visiting those.
  473. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    to have a conversation
  474. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Laid back environment
  475. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    lighting
  476. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    human buzz akin to white noise, no interruptions,
  477. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good light
  478. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Thinking about design
  479. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    GOAT TEA'S...AND THE RELATIVE QUANTITY OF OVER-MANICURED BEARDS...AND CHEAP'ISH COFFEE
  480. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    it means I am taking time for myself
  481. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    no disruptions
  482. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Music
  483. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    other people around, a warm environment with a view (inside or outside)
  484. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    treats
  485. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Cozy, but focused. Comfortable, but diligent. Homey, undistracted.
  486. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good coffee, good company
  487. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    rain
  488. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    cozy
  489. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    to be able to interact with other people but in an impersonal way so I can still do my thing (working for example)
  490. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good coffee, atmosphere, comfort
  491. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    when working on papers
  492. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    location
  493. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    atmosphere, lighting, people
  494. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    great italian coffee
  495. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    nothing - I'd rather be outside
  496. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    interior
  497. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    marking warmth good coffee
  498. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    outdoor to indoor connection
  499. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the atmosphere and music
  500. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Conforto
  501. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Lounging
  502. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    public library
  503. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    Lounge
  504. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    not working
  505. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    wi-fi
  506. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good music, Wi-Fi, bright windows, no clutter.
  507. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    music and comfortable chairs
  508. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    solitude
  509. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfortable seats
  510. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Watching people!
  511. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    A variety of chairs-sizes, shapes, squishiness-and big cups I can wrap my hands around.
  512. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    talking
  513. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    cafe
  514. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    The Atmosphere
  515. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a pleasant atmosphere - a space that is unique
  516. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good coffee + good atmosphere + good company
  517. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a beautiful space
  518. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    accessibility and comfort
  519. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Good lighting and acoustics for having conversations
  520. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Unique decor
  521. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Good ambiance and friendly people
  522. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Doing work
  523. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Comfy chairs + music
  524. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    friendship
  525. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good music, seat comfortable, nature materials presents
  526. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    enough seating
  527. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good food/drinks, comfortable seating, a patio, convenient location, good music
  528. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    If it's quiet, I like to stay to write. When it's busy, I stay just to let the chatter become white noise. - Larissa Schuler
  529. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    free
  530. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    quiet space
  531. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    buzzing environment
  532. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    books
  533. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    a) the quality of the space; b) the quality of the coffee.
  534. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    coffee and nice weather :)
  535. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    a "safe place for dialogue"
  536. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    plugs
  537. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    great food & bev; comfy seating; inviting view; friendly staff; background music that's not too loud
  538. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    to spend time with friends
  539. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    craigflower bridge
  540. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    light
  541. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    A place I can feel private in with just me and my coffee, or one other.
  542. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    people
  543. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    comfy chairs
  544. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Chat with friends
  545. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    relaxation
  546. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    that the seats are comfortable, the place isn't too loud, and the coffee is good of course!
  547. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Friends
  548. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    great music, good wifi, comfy seats
  549. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    the lighting
  550. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    sunlight
  551. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    To have a meeting of some kind: friends, colleagues, or interview.
  552. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    displays that catch my eye, funky design and furniture, great smells -- coffee, treats -- plus a few interesting-looking customers
  553. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the interior design
  554. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    culture
  555. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good atmosphere
  556. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    being with other people, community, belonging, nostalgia, tradition, the old way of meeting people and to get the best cafe in town. It has to be the best!!!
  557. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Environment where I can read or visit with friends
  558. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    its not time in my kitchen
  559. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    time away from home
  560. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    It's a communal workspace
  561. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    stair
  562. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    ☕️?
  563. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    free wifi, decent music, good coffee
  564. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    nice decoration
  565. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    a place that's quiet for me to read or reflect with a good coffee.
  566. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    hygge
  567. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    atmosphere and movement.
  568. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    good music and lighting and vibe
  569. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    I hate people that spend time in cafes
  570. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Nothing
  571. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    A comfortable environment in the right location with friendly staff serving good food/drinks at the right price.
  572. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    People watching
  573. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Ambience, being around people, good lighting, comfortable seating, not too much noise from music, nice service, and eavesdropping on conversations (great inspiration for creative writing)
  574. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    2Like
    Closeness, coziness, reading material (more than local papers), people to watch, WiFi, soft chairs, views.
  575. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Not overcrowded. Available seat and table or counter.
  576. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    A moment to pause, feel the warmth of sunlight through the window, feel the hum of conversation around me without hearing every word...escape for a while before heading back to reality
  577. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Comfortable space
  578. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    3Like
    An atmosphere where i can work/surf/catchup on emails for 30mins without being disturbed. A meeting place where i can catch up with friends and have reasonably private conversations. Enough background noise and space for private conversations, without struggling to hear what is being said. Comfortable lighting, pleasant smells, comfy seating, a suitably sized table, a range of food options - healthy snacks and treats, maybe some in-house soups. A location which is convenient to where I've just been, or am going next (meetings, shopping, walking).
  579. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good coffee
  580. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    atmosphere, lighting, music, furniture, mood
  581. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    good music
  582. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    wifi
  583. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Rainy Saturday's
  584. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the smell of fresh baked muffins
  585. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    because its were you feel welcome
  586. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Big windows
  587. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    atmosphere
  588. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    :-) smiles
  589. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    coffee
  590. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    Ambiance
  591. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Places to work quietly by myself as well as social areas to gather with a few friends. Oh, and good coffee.
  592. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    Music that doesn't overpower you and make you feel unwelcome
  593. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    free internet
  594. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    excellent coffee and friendly service
  595. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    great coffee
  596. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    Like
    the coffee
  597. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    great selection
  598. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    4Like
    great beans and friendly staff
  599. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    4Like
    Looking forward to being greeted by my first name and knowing their first names too! and caffeine lots and lots of caffeine!
  600. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    0Like
    local company designs on my foam provides a community hub
  601. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    4Like
    Amazing coffee and treats for everyone, even people with gluten or dairy allergies!
  602. What makes you want to spend time in a cafe?
    1Like
    good quality coffee, reasonable prices, award-winning baristas that smile, easy access, no WIFI

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