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Atlanta’s Essential Coffee Shops

Where to get a much-needed caffeine fix

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Atlanta has more than its fair share of great coffee shops — everyone has a favorite. Whether ordering that all-important first cup of the morning, grabbing an afternoon pick-me-up while taking advantage of an hour of free WiFi, or meeting a friend for lattes, coffee shops play a vital role in the daily lives of busy Atlantans. Here are the cafes and shops to grab an espresso, a cappuccino, or a soul-soothing cup of black coffee.

To keep this list relevant and fresh, it will be updated quarterly to include newly eligible or pertinent coffee shops.

Disclaimer: A mask mandate is currently in place for the city of Atlanta requiring all people, regardless of vaccination status, to wear masks indoors in public places, including private businesses and establishments. The latest CDC guidance for vaccinated diners during the COVID-19 outbreak is here; dining out still carries risks for unvaccinated diners and workers. Please be aware of changing local rules, and check individual restaurant websites for any additional restrictions such as mask requirements. Find a local vaccination site here.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Rev Coffee

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1680 Spring Rd SE Ste B
Smyrna, GA
(770) 573-4434
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Located in Smyrna just outside the perimeter, Rev is known for naming coffee blends after local landmarks like the Silver Comet Trail and taking great pride in being part of a loyal community of java addicts. Free WiFi. Ask for the password.

2. Portrait Coffee

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West End
Atlanta, GA 30310

Atlanta-based Portrait Coffee opens its first permanent location in the West End soon. The coffee company is currently roasting from its permanent location inside the Lottie Watkins Building on Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard, where the cafe should also open by the end of the year. As a Black-owned coffee company, founders John Onwuchekwa, Marcus Hollinger, Khalid Smith, Shawndra Onwuchekwa, Aaron Fender, and Erin Fender want to bring better and more diverse representation to Atlanta’s specialty coffee scene. For now, people can find Portrait coffee at shops across Atlanta and can subscribe to its bean subscription service. Follow Portrait on Instagram for updates on the forthcoming shop.

3. Prevail Union | ATL

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1050 Howell Mill Rd
Atlanta, GA 30318
(678) 837-5440
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Alabama-based coffee shop and roastery Prevail Roasters opened at the new Star Metals development on Howell Mill Road near Northside Tavern and Westside Provisions District in 2020. Located on the ground floor of the residence lobby, Prevail serves a variety of coffee and coffee drinks on its menu using beans harvested from small farms in Africa, Papua New Guinea, and Central America.

4. Brash Coffee

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1168 Howell Mill Rd NW
Atlanta, GA

Brash works directly with coffee farmers in El Salvador in order to source beans as fairly and ethically as possible. Located in a repurposed shipping container at Westside Provisions District, Brash offers coffee drinkers everything from pour-overs to drip coffee. A second Brash is located inside the revamped Atlanta History Center in Buckhead across from Souper Jenny, and a third shop is located in Midtown on Peachtree Road. Brash also set up a mobile coffee bar at the Works inside a retrofitted 1968 Citroen parked outside Chattahoochee Food Works.

5. Urban Grind

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962 Marietta St NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 724-0605
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This longtime Marietta Street coffee shop opened in 2007 and has become a gathering spot for neighborhood residents and students of Georgia Tech and Georgia State. In addition to coffee and coffee drinks, Urban Grind also serves paninis, cakes, and pastries. Swing by for open mic nights featuring comedy, music, and poetry. Grab a seat on the patio to read or do a bit of work.

6. Drip Coffee Shop

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601 N Central Ave
Hapeville, GA 30354
(404) 228-4240
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This Hapeville-based coffee shop is a frequent stop for those looking to do some work, study, or grab a cup of coffee before or after a flight at nearby Hartsfield-Jackson airport. The space is bright, open, and offers plenty of seating as well as free WiFi. Pair that cup of coffee with a breakfast quiche or a BEC sandwich for breakfast. For lunch, try the open-faced Greek turkey sandwich with an iced chai. Drip also has a location in the Glenwood neighborhood and is grinding Atlanta-based Batdorf and Bronson beans.

7. Ebrik Coffee Room

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141 Mangum St SW
Atlanta, GA 30313
(404) 330-0119
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While the downtown Atlanta location is now closed, Ebrik is still slinging its coffee beans from a roastery in Castleberry Hill. But a return of the shop to downtown Atlanta isn’t out of the question. There’s also a location at the Michael C. Carlos Museum on the Emory University campus. Order beans online for delivery.

8. East Pole Coffee Co.

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255 Ottley Dr NE Ste. 105
Atlanta, GA 30324

This Atlanta coffee shop quickly became a favorite among caffeine seekers since hitting the scene in 2017. The bright and airy shop offers plenty of seating, including a patio out front and floor-to-ceiling bleachers just beyond the doors in the lobby of the complex. East Pole also offers public tastings and cuppings. A second location is opening in the former San Francisco Coffee/Apotheos Roastery space on North Highland Avenue. Free WiFi.

9. Grant Park Coffeehouse

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753 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 856-0433

This Grant Park neighborhood staple continues to serve fair trade coffee and coffee drinks, breakfast, handmade sandwiches, fresh-baked goods, and ice cream across the street from Zoo Atlanta.

10. Kula Coffee Co

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3423 Piedmont Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
(706) 389-4343
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Located inside Atlanta Tech Village, this coffee shop is part of the Kula Project, which helps provide fellowships, training, and business investment and entrepreneurial opportunities in coffee and coffee farming to women living in Rwanda. Order everything from regular drip coffee to lavender-infused lattes here. Purchase bags of coffee with funding helping to continue supporting these entrepreneurs and the training and fellowship programs.

11. Condesa Coffee

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480 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE
Atlanta, GA
(404) 524-5054
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Billed as an “industrial-modern espresso bar,” this Old Fourth Ward coffee shop also offer pastries from Proof Bakeshop in Inman Park and cocktails in the evenings. Free WiFi.

12. Chrome Yellow Trading Co

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501 Edgewood Ave SE
Atlanta, GA
(470) 355-1340
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Part coffee shop, part craft-goods purveyor, Chrome Yellow has found a loyal following among local artists, writers, theater nerds, and tech geeks who swing by daily for Chrome’s Stumptown coffee blends and locally made pastries. Free WiFi.

13. Dancing Goats Ponce City Market

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650 North Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 874-0370
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Part of Atlanta-based Batdorf and Bronson coffee roasters, this congenial coffee bar was the first business to open at Ponce City Market — first as a pop-up in 2012, followed by its present location two years later. The shop includes a screened-in porch overlooking North Avenue with plenty of seating. Dancing Goats also has locations in Buckhead and Decatur. Free WiFi.

14. Xander Coffee

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3637 Peachtree Rd NE suite d
Atlanta, GA 30319
(404) 937-3356
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Xander opened in Buckhead in 2019 inside Kefi kids play space at the Triangle shopping center. The shop here serves Counter Culture coffee and coffee drinks.

15. Victory C.C.

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900 DeKalb Ave NE suite f
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 228-7226
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Victory Brands, the group behind popular Atlanta restaurants like LLoyd’s and Victory Sandwich Bar, rebranded its Dekalb Athletic Club coffee shop to Victory Coffee and Calamity in 2020. Located next door to the group’s throwback restaurant LLoyd’s, Victory CC serves coffee and coffee drinks from Avondale Estates-based Radio Roasters along with “gas station” biscuits through the afternoon. There’s plenty of seating indoors and outside on the patio.

16. Garnet Gal's Coffee Shop & Bakery

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2770 Lenox Rd NE Suite B-4
Atlanta, GA 30324
(404) 748-4027
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Head to Garnet Gal’s for organic coffee and coffee drinks and one of the shop’s from-scratch pastries, baked goods, or daily sandwiches. Try the broccoli cheddar quiche, blueberry, cornbread, or orange cranberry spelt muffins, or the savory tomato corn cobbler with that cup of coffee for breakfast or lunch. Don’t skip the coffee cake with coconut and pecans here.

17. ParkGrounds

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142 Flat Shoals Ave SE
Atlanta, GA
(678) 528-9901
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ParkGrounds in Reynoldstown offers up more than just coffee at its shop, it also serves food, adult beverages, and has a small dog park for those furry, four-legged companions. Free WiFi.

18. Con Leche

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181 Flat Shoals Ave SE Unit 1
Atlanta, GA 30316

The petite Con Leche coffee bar opened on Flat Shoals Avenue in Reynoldstown in 2020. The 400-square-foot, grab-and-go shop serves coffee using Decatur-based Radio Roasters Coffee beans and baked goods and other coffee sundries from Root Baking Co., Georgia Grinders, Honey Next Door, Rockhouse Creamery, Condor Chocolates, and Blackberry Patch, Inc. Grab everything from regular drip and iced coffee to cortados and chai lattes here.

19. Aurora Coffee

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468 Moreland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA
(404) 523-6856
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This indie coffee shop in the heart of Little Five Points displays work from local artists on the walls as guests sip on coffee blends from around the world. For those seeking to cool off with caffeine, try a "bear” or a half-iced coffee, half-flavored milk combo. Aurora is currently selling hand pies from Goodness Graceous cottage bakery, too.

20. Hodgepodge Coffeehouse and Gallery

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720 Moreland Ave SE
Atlanta, GA
(404) 622-8525
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Hodgepodge in East Atlanta concocts specialty drinks with ingredients such as Ghirardelli chocolate and caramel. If that’s not enough of a pick-me-up, try the “kick in the pants,” a drip coffee with two shots of espresso. The shop brews Batdorf and Bronson beans and features an impressive ’zine library. Locations are now open in Reynoldstown and Decatur, too. Free WiFi.

21. Bellwood Coffee - East Atlanta Village

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1336 Glenwood Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30316

Upstart Westside coffee club and roaster Bellwood Coffee is currently renovating its Riverside shop on Bolton Road. But they’ve teamed up with friends Cary Smith and Libby Hockenberry of Ponce City Market plant store the Victorian to open Bellwood coffee bar at the Victorian’s second location inside a century-old home near the Flatiron Bar in the heart of East Atlanta Village. Head in for coffee, espresso, mochas, and lattes and pick up some of Bellwood’s locally roasted beans. People can also join the shop’s coffee subscription service.

22. Taproom Coffee

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1963 Hosea L Williams Dr SE #R106
Atlanta, GA
(404) 464-5435
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This Kirkwood coffee and craft beer bar serves a variety of beans from Atlanta’s East Pole, local and craft brews, and baked goods from Ratio Bakeshop in Decatur. Free WiFi.

23. Spiller Park

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2929 N Druid Hills Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
(404) 823-5737
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A full-sized version of the Ponce City Market coffee kiosk is located in Toco Hills at the Toco Hill Shopping Center. Like its mini me, the Toco Hills neighborhood shop offers caffeine fiends fair trade blends from around the world as well as a light food menu dedicated to a variety of toast combos, local pastries, and bagels from owner Dale Donchey. A third location opens soon at the Publix-anchored Moores Mill Center complex in northwest Atlanta.

24. PERC

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2380 Hosea L Williams Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30317

Perc Coffee Roasters opened its first Atlanta-area coffee shop at the Hosea + 2nd development in East Lake in 2020. The Savannah-based shop resides in the second phase of the development, located at the corner of Hosea L. Williams Drive and 2nd Avenue. In addition to coffee, coffee drinks, and non-alcoholic cold brew coffee cocktails, grab sandwiches, biscuits, and pastries here, too. There’s now a second location open in Virginia-Highland.

25. Moonbird Coffee

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5394 Peachtree Rd 2nd floor
Chamblee, GA 30341
(678) 332-7280
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Located on the first floor of Southbound restaurant in Chamblee, Moonbird is owned and operated by Atlanta barista Kacee Hayes. The menu here includes everything from drip coffee and cappuccino, to cold brew and mocha lattes. Order a scone or breakfast burrito, set up the laptop, and sip coffee while doing a little work at this charming coffee shop or out on the patio.

26. Waller's Coffee Shop

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240 Dekalb Industrial Way
Decatur, GA 30033
(404) 975-3060
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The coffee house and live music venue is located just outside of Decatur. Waller’s Coffee Shop, owned by Jason Waller, is part-coffee house and part-events venue for local musicians, spoken word artists, poets, and other entertainers to perform. The family-friendly shop hosts live music three to four times a week as well as wellness events and support groups for those battling mental illness and addiction. Pop in for coffee, biscuits sandwiches, pastries, and wraps and sandwiches.

27. Radio Roasters

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2969 E Ponce de Leon Ave #320
Decatur, GA 30030

Pop by for coffee and coffee drinks daily at this Decatur roastery or order beans online for pick up at the shop or have those beans shipped. People can find Radio Roasters beans used and sold by several shops around Atlanta, too.

28. Banjo Coffee

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38 N Avondale Rd
Avondale Estates, GA 30002
(404) 748-1837
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For those who love a great cold brew coffee, head to Banjo in Avondale Estates. The shop started as a cold brew coffee brand selling chilled, caffeinated elixirs at farmers markets. Banjo also sells hot coffee and espresso drinks, made from organic, fair trade beans. Grab a seat indoors or on the patio with a cup of coffee and avocado toast or a bagel sandwich. Free WiFi.

29. Refuge Coffee Co.

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4170 E Ponce de Leon Ave NE
Clarkston, GA 30021
(929) 314-4837
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Refuge Coffee, located just east of the perimeter in the small city of Clarkston, is community-minded and purpose-driven. While great coffee drinks are always on the menu here, this coffee shop’s mission is to provide a safe space for the city’s large refugee community, along with jobs and job training. Coffee is served from one of the shop’s trucks parked outside a 1960s service station. Owners Kitti and Bill Murray hope to outfit the space with a new kitchen soon. Seating can be found inside and outside on the covered patio. The coffee shop now has a second location in Sweet Auburn at the Atlanta Daily World building.

30. Gilly Brew Bar

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5329 Mimosa Dr
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
(770) 557-1614
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Stone Mountain Village coffee shop Gilly Brew Bar, owned by Daniel Brown, is known for its innovative cocktail-like coffee and tea drinks, referred to as “elixirs” on the menu. Brown opened Gilly Brew Bar in 2018 after purchasing the oldest house in Stone Mountain Village five years earlier. With a second location in the works to open inside Castleberry Hill gallery and event space Peters Street Station, Brown has now fitted his Stone Mountain Village shop with a new kitchen, which serves as an incubator featuring a rotating array of Atlanta-area restaurant and chef pop-ups. Follow on Instagram for pop-up and events updates.

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1. Rev Coffee

1680 Spring Rd SE Ste B, Smyrna, GA

Located in Smyrna just outside the perimeter, Rev is known for naming coffee blends after local landmarks like the Silver Comet Trail and taking great pride in being part of a loyal community of java addicts. Free WiFi. Ask for the password.

1680 Spring Rd SE Ste B
Smyrna, GA

2. Portrait Coffee

West End, Atlanta, GA 30310

Atlanta-based Portrait Coffee opens its first permanent location in the West End soon. The coffee company is currently roasting from its permanent location inside the Lottie Watkins Building on Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard, where the cafe should also open by the end of the year. As a Black-owned coffee company, founders John Onwuchekwa, Marcus Hollinger, Khalid Smith, Shawndra Onwuchekwa, Aaron Fender, and Erin Fender want to bring better and more diverse representation to Atlanta’s specialty coffee scene. For now, people can find Portrait coffee at shops across Atlanta and can subscribe to its bean subscription service. Follow Portrait on Instagram for updates on the forthcoming shop.

West End
Atlanta, GA 30310

3. Prevail Union | ATL

1050 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta, GA 30318

Alabama-based coffee shop and roastery Prevail Roasters opened at the new Star Metals development on Howell Mill Road near Northside Tavern and Westside Provisions District in 2020. Located on the ground floor of the residence lobby, Prevail serves a variety of coffee and coffee drinks on its menu using beans harvested from small farms in Africa, Papua New Guinea, and Central America.

1050 Howell Mill Rd
Atlanta, GA 30318

4. Brash Coffee

1168 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta, GA

Brash works directly with coffee farmers in El Salvador in order to source beans as fairly and ethically as possible. Located in a repurposed shipping container at Westside Provisions District, Brash offers coffee drinkers everything from pour-overs to drip coffee. A second Brash is located inside the revamped Atlanta History Center in Buckhead across from Souper Jenny, and a third shop is located in Midtown on Peachtree Road. Brash also set up a mobile coffee bar at the Works inside a retrofitted 1968 Citroen parked outside Chattahoochee Food Works.

1168 Howell Mill Rd NW
Atlanta, GA

5. Urban Grind

962 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

This longtime Marietta Street coffee shop opened in 2007 and has become a gathering spot for neighborhood residents and students of Georgia Tech and Georgia State. In addition to coffee and coffee drinks, Urban Grind also serves paninis, cakes, and pastries. Swing by for open mic nights featuring comedy, music, and poetry. Grab a seat on the patio to read or do a bit of work.

962 Marietta St NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

6. Drip Coffee Shop

601 N Central Ave, Hapeville, GA 30354

This Hapeville-based coffee shop is a frequent stop for those looking to do some work, study, or grab a cup of coffee before or after a flight at nearby Hartsfield-Jackson airport. The space is bright, open, and offers plenty of seating as well as free WiFi. Pair that cup of coffee with a breakfast quiche or a BEC sandwich for breakfast. For lunch, try the open-faced Greek turkey sandwich with an iced chai. Drip also has a location in the Glenwood neighborhood and is grinding Atlanta-based Batdorf and Bronson beans.

601 N Central Ave
Hapeville, GA 30354

7. Ebrik Coffee Room

141 Mangum St SW, Atlanta, GA 30313

While the downtown Atlanta location is now closed, Ebrik is still slinging its coffee beans from a roastery in Castleberry Hill. But a return of the shop to downtown Atlanta isn’t out of the question. There’s also a location at the Michael C. Carlos Museum on the Emory University campus. Order beans online for delivery.

141 Mangum St SW
Atlanta, GA 30313

8. East Pole Coffee Co.

255 Ottley Dr NE Ste. 105, Atlanta, GA 30324

This Atlanta coffee shop quickly became a favorite among caffeine seekers since hitting the scene in 2017. The bright and airy shop offers plenty of seating, including a patio out front and floor-to-ceiling bleachers just beyond the doors in the lobby of the complex. East Pole also offers public tastings and cuppings. A second location is opening in the former San Francisco Coffee/Apotheos Roastery space on North Highland Avenue. Free WiFi.

255 Ottley Dr NE Ste. 105
Atlanta, GA 30324

9. Grant Park Coffeehouse

753 Cherokee Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30315

This Grant Park neighborhood staple continues to serve fair trade coffee and coffee drinks, breakfast, handmade sandwiches, fresh-baked goods, and ice cream across the street from Zoo Atlanta.

753 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30315

10. Kula Coffee Co

3423 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305

Located inside Atlanta Tech Village, this coffee shop is part of the Kula Project, which helps provide fellowships, training, and business investment and entrepreneurial opportunities in coffee and coffee farming to women living in Rwanda. Order everything from regular drip coffee to lavender-infused lattes here. Purchase bags of coffee with funding helping to continue supporting these entrepreneurs and the training and fellowship programs.

3423 Piedmont Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305

11. Condesa Coffee

480 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE, Atlanta, GA

Billed as an “industrial-modern espresso bar,” this Old Fourth Ward coffee shop also offer pastries from Proof Bakeshop in Inman Park and cocktails in the evenings. Free WiFi.

480 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE
Atlanta, GA

12. Chrome Yellow Trading Co

501 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA

Part coffee shop, part craft-goods purveyor, Chrome Yellow has found a loyal following among local artists, writers, theater nerds, and tech geeks who swing by daily for Chrome’s Stumptown coffee blends and locally made pastries. Free WiFi.

501 Edgewood Ave SE
Atlanta, GA

13. Dancing Goats Ponce City Market

650 North Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

Part of Atlanta-based Batdorf and Bronson coffee roasters, this congenial coffee bar was the first business to open at Ponce City Market — first as a pop-up in 2012, followed by its present location two years later. The shop includes a screened-in porch overlooking North Avenue with plenty of seating. Dancing Goats also has locations in Buckhead and Decatur. Free WiFi.

650 North Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

14. Xander Coffee

3637 Peachtree Rd NE suite d, Atlanta, GA 30319

Xander opened in Buckhead in 2019 inside Kefi kids play space at the Triangle shopping center. The shop here serves Counter Culture coffee and coffee drinks.

3637 Peachtree Rd NE suite d
Atlanta, GA 30319

15. Victory C.C.

900 DeKalb Ave NE suite f, Atlanta, GA 30307

Victory Brands, the group behind popular Atlanta restaurants like LLoyd’s and Victory Sandwich Bar, rebranded its Dekalb Athletic Club coffee shop to Victory Coffee and Calamity in 2020. Located next door to the group’s throwback restaurant LLoyd’s, Victory CC serves coffee and coffee drinks from Avondale Estates-based Radio Roasters along with “gas station” biscuits through the afternoon. There’s plenty of seating indoors and outside on the patio.

900 DeKalb Ave NE suite f
Atlanta, GA 30307

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16. Garnet Gal's Coffee Shop & Bakery

2770 Lenox Rd NE Suite B-4, Atlanta, GA 30324

Head to Garnet Gal’s for organic coffee and coffee drinks and one of the shop’s from-scratch pastries, baked goods, or daily sandwiches. Try the broccoli cheddar quiche, blueberry, cornbread, or orange cranberry spelt muffins, or the savory tomato corn cobbler with that cup of coffee for breakfast or lunch. Don’t skip the coffee cake with coconut and pecans here.

2770 Lenox Rd NE Suite B-4
Atlanta, GA 30324

17. ParkGrounds

142 Flat Shoals Ave SE, Atlanta, GA

ParkGrounds in Reynoldstown offers up more than just coffee at its shop, it also serves food, adult beverages, and has a small dog park for those furry, four-legged companions. Free WiFi.

142 Flat Shoals Ave SE
Atlanta, GA

18. Con Leche

181 Flat Shoals Ave SE Unit 1, Atlanta, GA 30316

The petite Con Leche coffee bar opened on Flat Shoals Avenue in Reynoldstown in 2020. The 400-square-foot, grab-and-go shop serves coffee using Decatur-based Radio Roasters Coffee beans and baked goods and other coffee sundries from Root Baking Co., Georgia Grinders, Honey Next Door, Rockhouse Creamery, Condor Chocolates, and Blackberry Patch, Inc. Grab everything from regular drip and iced coffee to cortados and chai lattes here.

181 Flat Shoals Ave SE Unit 1
Atlanta, GA 30316

19. Aurora Coffee

468 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA

This indie coffee shop in the heart of Little Five Points displays work from local artists on the walls as guests sip on coffee blends from around the world. For those seeking to cool off with caffeine, try a "bear” or a half-iced coffee, half-flavored milk combo. Aurora is currently selling hand pies from Goodness Graceous cottage bakery, too.

468 Moreland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA

20. Hodgepodge Coffeehouse and Gallery

720 Moreland Ave SE, Atlanta, GA

Hodgepodge in East Atlanta concocts specialty drinks with ingredients such as Ghirardelli chocolate and caramel. If that’s not enough of a pick-me-up, try the “kick in the pants,” a drip coffee with two shots of espresso. The shop brews Batdorf and Bronson beans and features an impressive ’zine library. Locations are now open in Reynoldstown and Decatur, too. Free WiFi.

720 Moreland Ave SE
Atlanta, GA

21. Bellwood Coffee - East Atlanta Village

1336 Glenwood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30316

Upstart Westside coffee club and roaster Bellwood Coffee is currently renovating its Riverside shop on Bolton Road. But they’ve teamed up with friends Cary Smith and Libby Hockenberry of Ponce City Market plant store the Victorian to open Bellwood coffee bar at the Victorian’s second location inside a century-old home near the Flatiron Bar in the heart of East Atlanta Village. Head in for coffee, espresso, mochas, and lattes and pick up some of Bellwood’s locally roasted beans. People can also join the shop’s coffee subscription service.

1336 Glenwood Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30316

22. Taproom Coffee

1963 Hosea L Williams Dr SE #R106, Atlanta, GA

This Kirkwood coffee and craft beer bar serves a variety of beans from Atlanta’s East Pole, local and craft brews, and baked goods from Ratio Bakeshop in Decatur. Free WiFi.

1963 Hosea L Williams Dr SE #R106
Atlanta, GA

23. Spiller Park

2929 N Druid Hills Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329

A full-sized version of the Ponce City Market coffee kiosk is located in Toco Hills at the Toco Hill Shopping Center. Like its mini me, the Toco Hills neighborhood shop offers caffeine fiends fair trade blends from around the world as well as a light food menu dedicated to a variety of toast combos, local pastries, and bagels from owner Dale Donchey. A third location opens soon at the Publix-anchored Moores Mill Center complex in northwest Atlanta.

2929 N Druid Hills Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30329

24. PERC

2380 Hosea L Williams Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30317

Perc Coffee Roasters opened its first Atlanta-area coffee shop at the Hosea + 2nd development in East Lake in 2020. The Savannah-based shop resides in the second phase of the development, located at the corner of Hosea L. Williams Drive and 2nd Avenue. In addition to coffee, coffee drinks, and non-alcoholic cold brew coffee cocktails, grab sandwiches, biscuits, and pastries here, too. There’s now a second location open in Virginia-Highland.

2380 Hosea L Williams Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30317

25. Moonbird Coffee

5394 Peachtree Rd 2nd floor, Chamblee, GA 30341

Located on the first floor of Southbound restaurant in Chamblee, Moonbird is owned and operated by Atlanta barista Kacee Hayes. The menu here includes everything from drip coffee and cappuccino, to cold brew and mocha lattes. Order a scone or breakfast burrito, set up the laptop, and sip coffee while doing a little work at this charming coffee shop or out on the patio.

5394 Peachtree Rd 2nd floor
Chamblee, GA 30341

26. Waller's Coffee Shop

240 Dekalb Industrial Way, Decatur, GA 30033

The coffee house and live music venue is located just outside of Decatur. Waller’s Coffee Shop, owned by Jason Waller, is part-coffee house and part-events venue for local musicians, spoken word artists, poets, and other entertainers to perform. The family-friendly shop hosts live music three to four times a week as well as wellness events and support groups for those battling mental illness and addiction. Pop in for coffee, biscuits sandwiches, pastries, and wraps and sandwiches.

240 Dekalb Industrial Way
Decatur, GA 30033

27. Radio Roasters

2969 E Ponce de Leon Ave #320, Decatur, GA 30030

Pop by for coffee and coffee drinks daily at this Decatur roastery or order beans online for pick up at the shop or have those beans shipped. People can find Radio Roasters beans used and sold by several shops around Atlanta, too.

2969 E Ponce de Leon Ave #320
Decatur, GA 30030

28. Banjo Coffee

38 N Avondale Rd, Avondale Estates, GA 30002

For those who love a great cold brew coffee, head to Banjo in Avondale Estates. The shop started as a cold brew coffee brand selling chilled, caffeinated elixirs at farmers markets. Banjo also sells hot coffee and espresso drinks, made from organic, fair trade beans. Grab a seat indoors or on the patio with a cup of coffee and avocado toast or a bagel sandwich. Free WiFi.

38 N Avondale Rd
Avondale Estates, GA 30002

29. Refuge Coffee Co.

4170 E Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Clarkston, GA 30021

Refuge Coffee, located just east of the perimeter in the small city of Clarkston, is community-minded and purpose-driven. While great coffee drinks are always on the menu here, this coffee shop’s mission is to provide a safe space for the city’s large refugee community, along with jobs and job training. Coffee is served from one of the shop’s trucks parked outside a 1960s service station. Owners Kitti and Bill Murray hope to outfit the space with a new kitchen soon. Seating can be found inside and outside on the covered patio. The coffee shop now has a second location in Sweet Auburn at the Atlanta Daily World building.

4170 E Ponce de Leon Ave NE
Clarkston, GA 30021

30. Gilly Brew Bar

5329 Mimosa Dr, Stone Mountain, GA 30083

Stone Mountain Village coffee shop Gilly Brew Bar, owned by Daniel Brown, is known for its innovative cocktail-like coffee and tea drinks, referred to as “elixirs” on the menu. Brown opened Gilly Brew Bar in 2018 after purchasing the oldest house in Stone Mountain Village five years earlier. With a second location in the works to open inside Castleberry Hill gallery and event space Peters Street Station, Brown has now fitted his Stone Mountain Village shop with a new kitchen, which serves as an incubator featuring a rotating array of Atlanta-area restaurant and chef pop-ups. Follow on Instagram for pop-up and events updates.

5329 Mimosa Dr
Stone Mountain, GA 30083

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