With the weather cooling down, there's no better time to enjoy a warm cup of coffee in Austin! Whether you like it black or enjoy a creamy pumpkin spice latte, there's something for everyone in the numerous coffee shops around the city. From hip Bennu to classic Jo's Coffee, we've put together a list of Austin's best coffee shops - check it out below!
Bennu Coffee - Open 24/7, Bennu is a trendy cafe serving locally sourced coffee and food, and offering free Wi-Fi and a cozy atmosphere. If you find yourself at one of their locations in East or Central Austin, make sure to try one of their signature gourmet mochas!
Brew & Brew - This central Austin brewery combines coffee and beer all in one spot, with 39 rotating beers and ciders on tap and a full espresso bar. Next door you'll find a shared art gallery space used for extra seating and events. If you're hungry, you can also grab a bagel supplied by local bagel shop, Rosen's Bagel Co.!
Caffe Medici - Dubbed as "Austin's original specialty coffee shop," Caffe Medici offers both locally and non-locally roasted beans, coffee tasting events, and a variety of locations all across the city. If you consider yourself a coffee connoisseur, you'll want to give this shop a try!
Cuvée Coffee - Known for its signature house-made blends, Cuvée is locally roasted six days a week, and can be found around Austin at select HEB locations. They also serve it up fresh at their brick and mortar shop on E 6th Street, where you can try their famous nitro cold brew and grab a bite to eat.
Houndstooth Coffee - Locally owned and operated, Houndstooth Coffee prides itself on providing sustainable products from both local and national suppliers. If you're in the mood for an espresso, a pastry, or even a glass of wine, check out one of Houndstooth's three Austin locations to get your fix.
Jo's Coffee - Home to one of Austin's iconic murals ("i love you so much"), the first Jo's Coffee opened on South Congress in 1999 and continues to serve fresh brew and tasty bites to this day. With two other prime locations and fun annual events like the Chili Cook Off and the Pet Parade, it's no wonder Austinites keep going back for more.
Mozart's Coffee - An "Austin Original" since 1993, Mozart's overlooks Lake Austin and is a prime spot to sip a cup of coffee and enjoy local live music. Roasted in-house in its own personal roasting room, you can be sure that you're getting fresh coffee of the highest quality when you visit Mozart's.
Patika - Patika started out as a small coffee truck in downtown Austin, and has since grown to open a brick and mortar location on South Lamar serving locally sourced coffee, along with breakfast, lunch, and brunch on the weekends. With a rotating seasonal menu, a beer and wine list, and a passion for specialty coffee, you're sure to find something you'll enjoy.
Radio Coffee & Bar - Founded and owned by an Austin native, Radio Coffee & Bar has a passion for serving the highest quality coffee, food, and beer at its South Austin location. Complete with a cool atmosphere, plenty of indoor and outdoor seating, and a dog-friendly patio, what's not to love about this shop?
Summer Moon - Starting out just as a coffee bar, Summer Moon now makes custom roasts and serves up fresh brew in multiple locations around the Austin area. They also proudly offer a secret recipe dubbed "Moon Milk" that can be substituted for milk in any coffee drink, a favorite among regulars!