Whether you're looking for a local roaster or a specially curated blend; searching for espresso, lattes or even coffee cocktails, here are the 5 best coffee shops in Houston.
Whether you’re craving coffee, fresh juices, baked goods, or a quick bite, Bebidas is sure to take care of your taste buds. The compact cafe also offers a variety of smoothies packed with fresh fruits and nutrients. After ordering, settle down to enjoy your caffeine fix under the shade on their spacious outdoor patio. 2606 Edloe St., 713.554.0023, bebidashouston.com
Common Bond is a triple threat blending together a bakery, brasserie, and bistro. With 5 locations across Houston, this one-stop shop is perfect for treating yourself to delectable desserts or weekend brunch with friends. Their lineup of gorgeous—not to mention mouthwatering—pastries will leave you wondering if you’ve somehow been transported to a Parisian pâtisserie. 449 W. 19th St., Ste. B-100, 713.357.9397, commonbondcafe.com
The team at Siphon Coffee are undeniable experts in their craft. Like the name suggests, the cafe incorporates the unique Siphon method into their coffee, using halogen burners to craft a brew that shows off the vibrant tasting notes of their beans. In addition to covering your morning coffee, Siphon does lunch, happy hour bites, and drinks—it’s truly the best of both worlds. 701 W. Alabama, 281.974.4426, siphoncoffee.com
When the three founders of Tiny Boxwoods opened the cafe ten years ago, their goal was simple: build a beautiful space, cook fresh, from-scratch food, and create a culture of happy employees and customers. A decade later, this upscale cafe is doing exactly that, and more. Bask in their bountiful brunch options, complemented by a full espresso bar and out-of-this-world cocktails. Make sure to save room for their famous chocolate chip cookies. 3614 W. Alabama St., 713.622.4224, tinyboxwoods.com
For those seeking out a healthy haven, feast your eyes (and stomach) upon Vibrant. If you’re a vegan, vegetarian, or simply someone looking for healthy yet delicious options, this spot will speak to your soul. Vibrant prides itself on its organic, gluten, dairy, and sugar free bites such as sweet potato hash, blue masa pancakes, a salmon rice bowl, and plenty of others. 1931 Fairview, 832.409.6423, wearevibrant.com
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