Coffee has undoubtedly become an artform, and Atlanta is home to many artists who are keen to make you the perfect cup of Joe. We’ve curated this list so you’re in the know when it comes to finding the best coffee shops in Atlanta. From outrageous specials to yummy pastries. These coffeehouses have everything you need to work, study or hang out with friends.
1. Rev Coffee
Lost in the quiet neighborhood of Smyrna is Rev Coffee. The local hangout spot serves up a mean cup of coffee guaranteed to start any day right. The cozy interiors are perfect if you’re an art lover, displaying pieces by local artists that continuously rotate and change. Their Nutella and toasted almond cookies are perfect to share over a tasty cup of coffee.
☕ 1680 Spring Rd SE B, Smyrna
2. Finca To Filter
An incredibly welcoming space with incredibly delicious coffee, make sure you check out Finca To Filter. This queer-and-female-owned business serves up the perfect cup of Joe. We’re always find ourselves craving their awesome Chai Lattes. They even hold fun events like Drag Queen Bingo, as well as participate in Farmer’s Markets across the city.
☕ 900 Murphy Ave SW, Atlanta ☕ 1010 White St SW, Atlanta
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3. East Pole Coffee Co.
They take their coffee very seriously at East Pole. The coffee connoisseurs are bound to serve it how you like it with several serving options and creative seasonal specials. They also have gorgeous gifts, perfect for any coffee lover.
☕ 255 Ottley Dr NE #105, Atlanta
4. The Victorian Atlanta
This plant and coffee shop is the perfect place to browse with your kids if you’re a plant parent. Named The Most Unique Coffee Shop in ATL by Jezebel Magazine, The Victorian Atlanta is a one-of-a-kind place to visit. Serving up Bellwood Coffee, you’re guaranteed the perfect cup of coffee.
☕ 1336 Glenwood Ave SE, Atlanta
5. Urban Grind
Start your day in a delicious way at Urban Grind. With great coffee, cozy seating and ambiance, tasty treats, and incredibly friendly service. Urban Grind is a great way to kick off any working week! We suggest trying their Everything Bagels.
☕ 962 Marietta St NW, Atlanta
6. Sun In My Belly
The ultimate gourmet experience. Their French toast and epic breakfast sandwiches light up the menu at Sun in My Belly. Shine from the inside-out by starting your day right at this local hotspot. This place also made it on our top brunch hotspots list in Atlanta.
☕ 2161 College Ave NE, Atlanta
7. Valor Coffee
This place is Instagram-ready! The quirky and modern coffeehouse may be a little out of the city, but Valor Coffee has become an Atlanta staple for a delicious cup of coffee. They also offer a tasty menu of sandwiches and seasonal specials to brighten any day of the week.
☕ 44 Milton Ave, Alpharetta
8. Condesa Coffee
The self-proclaimed 3rd-wave coffee shop, priding itself for its hospitality. Condesa Coffee is another fantastic contender for the best cup of coffee in Atlanta. The industrial-modern espresso bar creates an inviting atmosphere, with cocktails, beer & small plates also available.
☕ 480 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE UNIT 100, Atlanta
With three locations, Brash has gained quite the reputation in Atlanta for its excellent coffee. A design geeks dream as they say the interiors are meticulously designed to create easy, accessible, and communal experiences around coffee.
☕ Buckhead ☕ Midtown ☕ West Midtown
10. Spiller Park
A gourmet coffee kiosk at Ponce City Market, serving classic espresso drinks and a delicious menu for lunch. Spiller Park have the beans to bring joy to any gloomy morning. Their bagels have gained quite the fandom too, and if you visit you’ll probably become a member.
☕ 675 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE, Atlanta
11. Radio Roasters
Service is everything at Radio Roasters. Sourcing, roasting, packing and presenting their own delicious coffee, every coffee-lover must head to their Decatur location for a cup of coffee, or a specialty drink. We always get a can of their Nitro Coffee to-go. You won’t regret it.
☕ 2969 E Ponce de Leon Ave Suite 320, Decatur
12. Dancing Goats
This coffeehouse chain founded in Olympia is an awesome place to get an iced coffee in the summer, or a cappuccino in the colder months. The Ponce City Market location is loved by tourists and locals alike! Check it out next time you’re at PCM!
☕ Multiple locations
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