coffee shops around the world
Blue Bottle Coffee in Oakland
. If you crave delicious, sweet yet savory iced coffee, then Blue Bottles take on New Orleans Iced Coffee is the perfect drink for you. It is cold brewed for half a day with roasted chicory and sweetened with organic cane sugar. Thank you, New Orleans.
Coffee Supreme in Wellington New Zealand
. Coffee Supreme is the only place in the world where you can enjoy soda syrup blended with coffee. You can even add sparkling water or milk for a special kick. The ambiance of Coffee Supreme is perfect for working or reflection, and its tasty scones will lure you into taking a bite.
Cafe Craft in Paris
. Caf Craft is usually really packed, but if you find a spot at this popular coffee shop, then you absolutely must order the noisette, or espresso with milk, to truly enjoy the Parisian coffee experience.
Heart Coffee Roasters in Portland Ore
. The affogatto. This dish not only has a beautiful name, but it will melt in your mouth with the perfect combination of espresso dolloped over homemade coconut ice cream. Heart roasts its coffee out of the Portland shop, so not only will the smell of fresh roasting fill you with extreme joy, but the baristas will be happy to discuss the different coffee offerings from all over the world with you.
Kaffeine in London
. Kaffeines coffee flight will take you on a mouth trip that is out of this world. Dont drink any coffee before visiting because the flight includes a single shot of espresso, a single shot of cappuccino, and a cold brew cascara refresher. Kaffeines baristas must have at least three years of training before brewing behind the shops bar, and it shows in the way they perfectly craft latte art, as seen above.
Stumptown Coffee Roasters in Portland Ore
. Stumptown manually brews its toddy for 12 hours before serving it to customers. Toddy is the most caffeinated drink you will ever have, and its less acidic than hot coffee, along with having a natural chocolate taste from 12 hour infusion. Its also the perfect hot summer day drink, so why even fool yourself into thinking you want a 100 degree drink on a 100 degree day?
Analog Coffee in Calgary Canada
. Analog Coffee offers a variety of yummy drinks, such as Japanese style drip brewers and lattes. Locals enjoy pulling up a chair at the bar to chat up the baristas, who are very knowledgable about roasting and brewing methods. Because coffee is all just science, ya know?
The Coffee Academics in Hong Kong
. Coffee Academics is not as pretentious as it sounds, and the glass blown Chemex (above) actually brews one of the best cups of coffee you will ever have in your life. It offers lattes sweetened with organic raw agave nectar and spiced with ground black pepper.
Cielito Querido Cafe in Mexico City
. Cielito Querido Caf is one of the cutest cafs youll ever lay your eyes on, and that is why you must see it for yourself. Picture the delicious and freshly baked conchitas (pictured above), which you can dip into your piping hot rompope cappuccino for a proper Mexican experience.
Dreamy Camera Cafe in Yangpyeong South Korea
. Imagine walking into a camera that is actually a coffee shop in picturesque South Korea
Workshop Coffee in London
. Workshop is known as one of the best coffee roasters in the world, and this is not to be taken lightly. It goes to great lengths to bring the best coffee to London, and this shows not only in the cafs delish coffees but in their presentation too. The art is so cute that you wont even want to ruin your coffee by drinking it.
Coffee Collective in Copenhagen
. Coffee Collective is so cute that you feel like youre walking into someones Instagram account. Stroll in for a freshly brewed cup of joe while you chat up the barista, who is the World Barista Champion. The caf is well known for its classic set, which includes a shot of espresso served with a traditional style cappuccino.
Rosetta Roastery in Cape Town South Africa
. This minimalist shop has a black and white interior that will transport you to an old style caf. Theres no rush to order or to get customers out of the shop, but rather, they prefer you stay and discuss what you think of that days coffee of the day. The cafs most popular drink is Japanese slow brewed iced coffee, which you can sip while you watch it drip (above).
Forty Ninth Parallel in Vancouver
. Espresso plus doughnuts. Think about it. No coffee will ever taste as perfect as the one you combine with a freshly baked doughnut as you sit at the bar and people watch looking out at the streets of Vancouver.
3FE in Dublin
. 3FEs service is so wonderful that you will not want to get out of your seat
Addison and Steele in Perth Australia
. Have you ever had your coffee brewed by a fire and siphon? Now is the time to experience this specialty, and according to the coffee scientists at Addison & Steele, there is no better way to enjoy a proper cup of joe. This artisan shop will give you plenty to stare at, such as the handmade lightbulb chandeliers.
Drop Coffee Roasters in Stockholm
. This friendly Swedish shop will not only welcome you with a smile, but they the baristas even go to great lengths to make beautiful latte art designs on your coffee. Be careful You might not want to leave Sweden after spending time in this shop.
Small Batch Coffee in Brighton U K
. You can enjoy a moment of stillness away from the city bustle in this picturesque shop. Order an iced flat white or coffee brewed over ice while you sit at the bar, where you have a perfect view of the city.
Bonanza Coffee in Berlin
. Bonanza is a small shop with a big heart that will win you over as soon as you step inside. Locals arent afraid to strike up a conversation with strangers because there are so few places to sit that the coffee serves as an easy way to meet new people in a strange city.
Mind the Cup in Athens
. Mind the Cup might be based on a pun, but theres nothing funny about how delish its coffee is. The hearts in your latte will win you over, but after spending only five minutes there, you will want to rotate your plans around spending more time in this cute shop, which looks like its straight out of a film.
Cafe Grumpy in New York City
. You might recognize the inside of Caf Grumpy from seeing Lena Dunham work as a barista there in HBOs Girls. Caf Grumpy roasts beans fresh out of its Fort Greene location and the sweet aroma is sure to lure you in. Plus, macarons + coffee is pure perfection.
Da Matteo in Gothenburg Sweden
. Da Matteo has coffee from any part of the world that you could possibly want. The smell alone will make you go insane as soon as you walk through the door. You cannot possibly miss its espresso, which is known for being fruity and pairing perfectly with the cafs just baked pastries. Noms and yums for days.
Stragan Kawiarnia in Poznan Poland
. Stragan Kawiarnias philosophy is to make coffee fresh on the spot. It offers customers free public cuppings, where you can learn the tools of the trade along with the professionals who will prepare coffees for you to try side by side.
Screaming Beans in Amsterdam
. Screaming Beans will literally have your insides screaming with feelings of happiness and cute puppies. Imagine enjoying a croissant (hi, Kanye) with the perfect amount of sweet and juicy jam then finishing it off with a shot of espresso.
Kronotrop in Istanbul
. Youve not properly enjoyed coffee until youve visited Kronotrop, where you can try it via every possible different brewing method
Truth Coffee South Africa
. There are few cafes in the world as stunning as Truth, a steampunk inspired artisan coffee shop that is filled from top to bottom with metal piping and quirky old machinery. But people dont just flock there for the decor the coffee is all hand roasted in a vintage cast iron drum, and the company supplies many of South Africas top hotels.
Barista Parlor Nashville Tennessee USA
. Barista Parlor is a former auto garage which was converted into a sleek, airy coffee joint in 2012. The place just screams cool its owner is best buds with Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach, while the baristas are all clad in loally made leather aprons and bow ties Dont let that put you off though the coffee list is one of the best and most comprehensive in the area.
La Cafeotheque Paris France
. One of the pioneers of artisan coffee in the City of Lights, La Cafeotheque is known for its carefully selected single estate varieties. The homemade pastries are pretty good, too.
Cafe Central Austria Vienna
. No trip to Vienna would be complete without a coffee at this legendary caf, founded in 1876 and a favourite haunt of Sigmund Freud and Leon Trotsky. Yes, these days its mainly a hotspot for tourists who come to gape at the chandeliers and marble pillars, but its still a beautiful place to while away a few hours.
Johan and Nystrom Stockholm Sweden
. Stockholm is awash with great independent coffee shops, but this, the flagship store of the Johan & Nystr
Department of Caffeine Singapore
. Sustainably sourced specialty coffee beans are the name of the game at this hidden away little cafe, which also has an excellent tea selection. It gets particularly busy at the weekends, when theres a special brunch menu, with items such as French toast stuffed with maple syrup bananas.
Single Origin Roasters Sydney New South Wales Australia
. Theres a whole range of coffee methods to choose from at this popular joint, from cold brew to aeropress. The cafe offers four single origin coffees per month, and you can take away bags of beans to use at home, too.
Sant Eustachio Il Caffe Rome Italy
. Dating all the way back to the thirties, this coffee shop and roastery in the heart of Rome is an institution. Have an espresso, and watch the world go by.
Workshop Coffee London
. Workshop Coffee, which has a handful of branches across the capital, is dedicated to offering the the sweetest, cleanest and freshest coffee we can. Owner James Dickson, who founded the firm in 2011, says My vision was to bring the cafe culture of Australia, which at the time was miles ahead of anything we had in Britain, together with the sourcing and roasting ideas from Europe, so that customers would hear, see and smell the coffee being roaste
Double Tall Tokyo Japan
. Just a few minutes walk from Shibuya station, Double Tall is one of the best places to get a decent brew in Tokyo.The beans are excellent quality, but its also known for its elegant latte art In 2008 a barista from the cafe won Japans first ever latte art contest.
Fazl Bey Istanbul Turkey
. One of Istanbuls most famous coffee stops is Fazil Bey, which has existed since the 1920s. Top notch Brazilian beans are roasted and ground on site, then brewed in a traditonal cevze (a small copper pan with a long handle) before being served with a piece of Turkish delight.
. Clocking in at number three on our list of best roasters in the country, Madcaps put Grand Rapids on the coffee map and set themselves apart from other shops by offering tasting flights, serving espresso in snifters to emphasize the intense aromatics, and implementing a zero waste policy by trading trash cans for bus bins and sorting all of their trash into compost and recyclables.
The French Press
. Equal parts coffee roaster, bakery, and a community center, the French Press is such a large part of Santa Barbara that they actually hold a farmers market in the parking lot. And even though theyve got one of the top baristas in the world behind the bar, they still pride themselves on customer service over coffee knowledge.