+

Coffeehouse

A great coffeehouse has excellent ambiance, good music, and craveable coffee. Talk with Chowhounds about the best coffeehouses near you, plus share your opinions on what makes a coffeehouse worthy of a visit.

Tim Horton's Goes All In With Pumpkin Spice Menu

Fall 2019 is looking like it might be the pumpkin spiciest season on record. First, we had the engrossing news that Hormel would be releasing the chic Pumpkin Spice Spam we've all been clamoring for...
Layout:

Argonaut Farm to Fork Cafe | Coloma

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

In May I visited Coloma intending to see Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park. But then the deluge started. Instead I ducked into Argonaut Cafe to warm up and enjoy the park's greenery from...

Totem Coffee Roasters | Placerville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

My last mouthful in Hangtown was at Totem Coffee Roasters. Yes, Placerville has its own small batch, artisanal coffee roaster. While my cappuccino ($3.86) was well-made, the Guatemalan-Peru ble...

Returning to Manhattan for several days, where would you recommend for brunch, lobster, dumplings, borscht, blintzes, Russian food, Turkish food, Scandinavian food and more?

prima
by prima 2 years ago

I tend to lean towards innovative and less common 'ethnic' foods over French food/bagels/burgers/pizza/steak. Love Russian, Georgian, Turkish, Afghan, Scandinavian, Serbian, Mexican, Malaysian,...

Iced coffees, frozen blended iced coffees, freddos, frappes, Vietnamese iced coffees, iced cappuccinos, etc south of 42nd St

prima
by prima 2 months ago

Are there any coffee shops you would recommend? I'm not interested in cold brew iced coffees. Cold brew is lost on me. I've been to Blue Bottle, Joe , Cafe Grumpy and Birch on past visits, b...

Kantine | San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Back in May I enjoyed a solo breakfast at Kantine. At that point it had been open for almost a year. On a brisk and windy day, the outdoor seating was not an inviting option. Thought I’d laze her...

Never Coffee Lab | SE Portland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

First stop on arrival in Portland was the tiny cafe of Never Coffee Lab for a cappuccino. Made with "Les Truves", a blend of beans from high elevation sites in Peru and Ethiopian, this was bright w...

Babka by Ayélet | Palo Alto - Town & Country Village

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

On the Third Day of (Jewish) Christmas, a field trip to the new babka bakery and coffee shop. The Four Barrel coffee logo was displayed but the La Marzocco espresso machine on the counter had not b...

Coffee in Paris/Whole bean

Cocinero Cubano
by Cocinero Cubano 4 months ago

All - My family and I are heading to Paris and I'd like to get suggestions of solid coffee houses to visit. We're staying in the 1st arrondissement but I'm willing to walk a bit and metro if th...

Morning at Ottimo | Yountville - Napa Valley

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

When I complained about the wretched coffee during my previous visit to Napa Valley, https://www.chowhound.com/post/napa-valley-coffee-roasting-company-st-helena-1062509 https://www.chowhound.com...

Ballast Coffee | West Portal - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In need of a place to meet in the neighborhood, a couple friends and I picked Ballast Coffee to try. It's a modern cafe with some outdoor seating. Ballast roasts its own beans and has a special bea...

"JW Patisserie," Richmond Hill – A brave new kid in town with the hope of de-thronging ‘DUO’?!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 months ago

Around the same time frame as fans of ‘Games of Throne’ were witnessing the act of bravery exhibited by the ‘Unsullied’ and ‘Dorthraki’ in marching against the ‘Northern Night Walkers’ in the dark....

Chocolate Fish Coffee Roaster Land Park/Curtis Park Cafe, Sacramento

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Last summer this Kiwi roaster opened a third location in Land Park/Curtis Park. Near the AirBnB where I stayed in January, I checked it out before leaving town. A difference here is that the cafe o...

Flipped Doughnuts in Dana Point

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In January, we stopped here after a visit to the Saturday morning farmers market. Flipped Doughnuts has an interesting product mix . . . donuts, espresso drinks, boba tea and Korean fried chicken. ...

Camellia Coffee Roasters | Sacramento - WAL Public Market

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

In January I had a chance to sit down at the newish cafe in WAL Public market by Camellia Coffee Roasters. The flat white-ish style cappuccino from this new roaster and cafe was terrific. Dense and...

Linea Caffe in San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

The crowd-funded venture with food by Anthony Mynt and coffee by Andrew Barnett is getting closer to opening... https://twitter.com/andrewbbarnett/status/372378540483682304/photo/1 Linea Caffe ...

Jan 10 only, $1 any coffee or tea @ Coffeebar, Menlo Park

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

"Tomorrow marks one year since we first opened our doors in Menlo Park. To celebrate our birthday, get any coffee or tea for just $1, all day Thursday, 1/10. Limit one per person, in person only. ...

Theory Collaborative| Redding

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

The third local coffee roaster I tried in Redding in August is Theory Collaborative. As one local friend quipped, it's kind of a stealth coffee company, not offering any clue in the name of the bu...

Spearhead Coffee | Paso Robles

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A year ago we made a planned pitstop at Spearhead Coffee in Paso Robles. Indeed it does have nice rest rooms. And a pleasant environment for enjoying the morning brew.

Heritage Roasting Company | Shasta Lake

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

During my time in Redding during the Carr Fire in August, another fabulous coffee house and roaster with a mission that I tried was Heritage Roasting Company, a little further north in Shasta Lake....