coffee and work in Gdańsk

7 Best local coffee shops for work and chill in Gdańsk and Sopot

Hey traveler! Have you arrived to the Tricity for a longer period of time? You have already visited all the touristic spots and you would like to work little bit or just chill? Tricity has a lot to offer for those who work remotely or just looking for a nice and quiet place to have a cup of coffee in front of the laptop’s screen. So here we go. These are the places which are recommended by Poland by Locals:



Drukarnia Café

Located in Mariacka street. One of the most cosy and beautiful streets of Gdansk Old Town. A café in which the barista invites you to smell every kind of coffee they offer, tells you the flavours and aftertastes, and offers to change the brewing method so that you get the best out of the kind you just chose. Perfect spot for sunny days where you can sit outside and enjoy the atmosphere of the Old Town.





Sztuka Wyboru

Situated in modern district in Gdansk Wrzeszcz close to the railway station. Check for an outstanding collection of Polish design and graphic design, spend a cozy evening drinking wine or working day in the spacious, light interiors. There is also an art gallery where very interesting exhibitions take places. We highly recommend this place to visit!






Fajna Sztuka

You can find this café close to the Gdansk Przymorze SKM. It is an alternative café which provides new good vibration to the neighborhood. Apart from drinking good café, chilling out zone they organizing lot of underground workshops like meditation or movie sessions. You won’t regret hanging out there with local artists who are also the owners of this extraordinary place.





Konsulat Dobrego Piwa

Place out of the beaten track in touristic Sopot. Perfect spot for tasty coffee, panini and local craft beer! It has an old fashioned and alternative interior design. The owner is a lover of vinyl records so time to time you can come and buy nice vinyls. Beside from that there are organizing a lot of local events. During spring and summer time, beer garden is open and you can sit among trees and enjoy laid back Sopot’s atmosphere.





Młody Byron

An art café in the hidden spot close to the main walking path in Sopot – Monte Cassino. Beautiful place with sandy garden, good vibration and welcoming staff. The owner time to time organizing some live concerts and stage performance. You can’t miss that place if you are in Sopot. Also, they serve fresh baked cakes and great coffee.





Jak się masz?

Perfect spot for cup of coffee and a lunch in very heart of Old Oliwa district. Despite they have very comfortable places where you can work or just chill out, they also serve delicious cousin. Breakfast, lunch or dinner everything you have here and of course tasty coffee to refresh your mind. Spend a working day in Oliwa and feel like at home.





Dwie Zmiany

The best hipster place in Sopot. Delicious coffee and amazing home-made cakes, that’s not the only pluses of this place. Large space make it perfect to find a cozy nook for you. A lot people is coming here with their laptops  to work and have business meetings. In case you will be hungry there is an option to eat nice lunch here. It’s also very close to train station so you can just jump here and wait for your travel in nice atmosphere.






What to do in Gdańsk

TOP 10 Things to do when it is raining

When you are coming to Tri-City you have to prepare for a bad weather. Even in mid of summer it can rain for all over a week and you can do nothing with this. You have to accept this fact like we do and have fun. Below we put 10 things you can do in Tri-City without thinking about the weather forecast.



  • Climbing

Try to climb in Gdańsk. We have a big variety of boulders and fine climbing wall. You can rent all the equipment, event a shoes. Go by your own or take some friends             and family. Before 4 pm there is a lot of space to climb and find best routs.


  • Jump City

The biggest trampoline place in the region. Crazy fun for everybody.

  •  Eksperyment

Best fun for kids but adults can also spend a very pleasant day here. Experiment is place where you can touch and feel the science. Many station whit a lot of fun and knowledge about basic rules in our universe.

  • European Solidarity Center

Learn more about modern polish history. Be ready for huge package of knowledge about soviet time in Poland. Incredible museum, with planty of movies, photos and interactive exhibitions. Join to Solidarity Trade Union and be part of a history!

  • Emigration Museum

Opened on May 16, 2015, the museum tells the story of centuries of emigration by Poles from their homeland and examines the reasons and the results of this emigration for Poland, the emigrants and their descendants and the effect that these emigrants had on the countries where they settled.

  • Gdynia Aquarium

A perfect place to visit on days when the weather forces you inside, the Gdynia Aquarium is stuffed with over 2,000 creatures and pint-sized guests will delight in seeing every one. Exhibits cover marine life from across the globe, like Australian spotted jellyfish and Amazon-dwelling giant arapaima, but also delve into the evolution of submersible technology through the decades.

  • Museum of IIWW

Best chance to to make a small reviev  what you know about IIWW. A conflict that would go onto claim the lives of an estimated 55 million people is a both a huge and complicated story to tell but this exhibition which tells the story with one eye always on the experience of Poland, does in our opinion achieve that quite brilliantly. One tip for you – book a lot of time to see everything what is on exhibition.

  • Pit Stop Electric Go-karts

Great fun even during the freezing cold winter. Take your friends and spend a brilliant time, racing and speeding. Once you get it into third gear the cart really moves and the track is challenging enough to make it good fun.


  • Paintball in Gdańsk Shipyard

Found in the remains of a huge, WWII concrete bunker once used to assemble U-Boats, these chaps can organise paintballing at anytime – 24/7 – in a 3,000m² space featuring bunkers, corridors and weird lighting. Take more people with you or join to other group. This place is really huge.


  • Tasting Polish Craft Beers

If you are a beer lover, craft beek geak or you want to just try something new, we have a great news for you – Poland is one of the best destination in the world to try best craft beers. Find the perfect local pub with a huge range of the beers and fall in love with it. Spend a wonderfull day and discover new tastes of a beer.