It all started as a light hearted slight at the perceived pretentiousness of coffee people.

It evolved into a series of businesses and projects that address the changes that we want to see in the coffee community.

Our focus is better coffee, we achieve this through collaboration, education, innovation and most of all passion.

Our latest blog.

What's happened to The North Island Coffee Festival, 

Summer of DIS-Loyalty and more

The Village Snob

Sample the worlds finest coffees while taking in the picturesque vista of our riverside setting.

Proudly serving Bomber blend from Flight Coffee along side a rotating menu of single origin coffees with story and provenance.


The Snobby Collective

Experience and understand the worlds best coffees.

 We Select single origin coffees with story and provenance 

from New Zealand's top roasteries and supply them to you monthly. 

Understand the context of the coffee you are drinking

while learning about the processes, regions and flavours.

Summer of DIS - Loyalty

A celebration of coffee and street art culture in the River City