Under the influence of current internet trends, you can find insta-worthy cafes on every street corner. Many guests no longer prioritize the quality of the food, but the ambiance of the shop. Located on Zhengqi road in Taitung city, Orpheus Coffee House may not have extravagant decorations or flashy-looking meals, but once you take a bite, you’ll taste the effort and work the owner has put into the food. It’s no wonder why so many locals are loyal customers of this cafe!
All of the pastries and desserts are made in-house at Orpheus Coffee House. The owner carefully selects the ingredients and doesn’t add artificial flavoring or coloring to the pastries so you can eat them knowing that the food is safe and natural. The desserts and cakes are also made sparing no expense. For example, the waffles aren’t made from store-bought mixes but the owner’s secret recipe. They are fluffy and chewy and will melt in your mouth like a souffle. They go perfectly with the thick and rich caramel sauce. Besides the variety of sweets, the coffee house also offers salty foods like pasta. The creamy bechamel sauce is made using milk from the Chulu ranch. As for drinks, the coffee house serves mainly espresso drinks, juices, and teas. For the hot cocoas, you can choose from 50%, 75%, and 100% chocolate to suit your taste. Don’t forget to visit Orpheus Coffee House on your next visit to Taitung. （Photo Credit：[email protected] peiyun0326）