Il Barista - Dritan Alsela

Dritan, is an adventurer. On his coffee-mission he travels around the world – his passion, determination and artistic skills have made him famous around the globe.

Dritan is...

Spirited. Insanely fast. Perfectionist. Esthete. A pain in the neck as boss. A wonderful host. A cool guy. Ambitious. Down-to-earth. Laid-back. A true master of coffee art for more than 18 years.

Coffee-Mission: #coffeemakesmetravel

Whether as barista, coach, judge or special guest – Dritan travels around the globe. His mission: Inspiring people to follow a career as a barista and make the world acknowledge the growing popularity of this particular profession. His mission has taken him around the world - New York, Chicago, London, Berlin, Italy, Sweden, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, Korea, China etc. Follow his journey on INSTAGRAM or FACEBOOK!

Events: Special Coffee for special occasions

Need a Barista? We complete your event with artful coffee preparations. We provide professional staff trained by Dritan plus the required equipment if needed.

Come visit – Dritan Alsela Coffee in Düsseldorf

When not travelling, you will find Dritan in his coffee shop in Düsseldorf. Some say: „The best coffee in town“. Come visit and find out yourself.



Current opening hours Monday - Saturday 8am - 11pm

Sundays and Holidays 8am - 8pm

Corona Update

Dear guests,

our indoor and outdoor areas are open! To be seated indoors a negative test or proof of full vaccination are required. There are no requirements for outdoor seating.

Please just drop by, we don't take bookings!

We're looking forward to welcoming you!

Dritan Alsela Coffee Schlüterstr. 3a 40235 Düsseldorf

Phone.: 0211/6988372


Dritan Alsela School

Right across the street from the coffee shop you will find the Dritan Alsela School – affectionately designed and built by Dritan himself. This is the place, where coffee workshops and trainings are conducted. Whether you are an individual seeking to deepen your coffee knowledge, or a company looking for a team-building event – you are more than welcome to dive into the world of coffee. You´ll find all information in the webshop.

IMPORTANT: At the moment, all courses are only accessible and available for people from Germany or Austria. We offer team events, which can also be held in english if desired.

Dritan Alsela School

Simrockstr. 100

40235 Düsseldorf



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