Coffee. A daily need for some, and for others a great way to keep the winter wind off your back. As the temperature continues to fall here in Music City we felt it fitting to show all the best places to get a nice warm cup of joe. See below, and let us know if you think we left anyone off!
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Location: 210 Louise Avenue
Café Coco offers fresh foods, catering, and coffee 24 hours a day. This fun and electric meeting place blurs the distinction between coffee house, music venue, and restaurant/caterer. Known for its jovial atmosphere and laid back charm Café Coco is all this and much more. Tucked within Elliston Place, Music City’s “Rock Block” the tables spill out onto the covered front patio, side veranda and Back Stage Bar stretching the boundaries of this old house.
Location: 1812 21st Avenue South
Fido blurs the line between upscale coffeehouse and casual restaurant with an emphasis on organic and local foods served in an inviting atmosphere. The all-day menu features Nashville’s finest mix of organic, exotic and junk foods.
Locations: 2509 12th Avenue South (12South), 235 5th Ave North (Downtown), 125 5th Avenue South (Franklin)
Frothy Monkey is a neighborhood restaurant & cafe offering a diverse menu including breakfast, lunch & dinner in addition to the service of outstanding coffee, espresso drinks, & house-made teas & beverages.
Mike’s Ice Cream & Coffee Bar
Location: 208 Broadway
Old-fashioned handmade ice cream in over 30 unique and southern flavors, a soda fountain, and a full coffee & espresso bar! Mike’s offers downtown tourists and troubadours a hint of old fashioned flair with hand scooped ice cream or a delicious espresso drink. If you stop by, make sure to try their Café Breve or their French Pressed Coffee, either one will get you ready for any day.
Location: 803 Woodland Street
If you’re looking to satisfy your caffeine crave and sweet tooth look no further than Nashville Sweets. Inside their cozy shop is a place where you can order cake pops, cupcakes, and coffee which is locally roasted by Just Love Coffee Roasters.
Provence Breads & Cafe
Locations: 601 Church Street, 1705 21st Avenue South
Locally owned independent bakery and cafe, committed to all natural ingredients and traditional techniques to bring you the highest quality bread, pastries, coffee and food.
Thistle Stop Cafe
Location: 5128 Charlotte Avenue
Thistle Stop Cafe sells Nashville-based and fair-trade coffees, teas and healthy catered foods. A stage gives the women a place to share healing stories and provides opportunities for artists to showcase their creative works.
8th & Roast
Location: 2108A 8th Avenue South
Roast, Inc. is a craft coffee roaster with the 8th & Roast coffee house. They only use coffee from small estate and small co-op grown farms.
Locations: 519 B Gallatin, 610 Magazine Street, 1230 4th Ave N
Slayer + multiple roasters + multiple brew methods handcrafted by-the-cup = Barista Parlor.
Bond Coffee Company
Location: 602 12th Ave S
Bond Coffee has a full espresso menu, iced coffees, frappes and teas. They also offer a variety of breakfast sandwiches, bagels, oatmeal, sandwiches and panini, pastries and desserts.
Locations: 107 S 11th St, 2007 Belmont Blvd, 386 5th Ave S
Each Bongo Java location is a gathering place for residents, students, musicians, artists and a few employed people as well to enjoy a nice cup in Music City.
Location: 15 Hermitage Ave
Highly skilled baristas use small-batch beans, precise methods, and superior equipment to hand-craft the finest traditional Italian coffee and espresso.
Location: 3431 Murphy Rd
The coffee menu is comprised of regular selections from Counter Culture Coffee as well as a By-the-Cup menu featuring coffee roasters from around the US. For at-home brewing, they have a selection of brewers, scales, filters, and freshly roasted beans.
Location: 1201 Villa Pl
Edgehill Café is dedicated to creating a memorable coffee experience for customers and guests, committing to sustainable business practices, providing educational opportunities to customers, and supporting the communities they serve.
Garage Coffee Company
Location: 1200 Clinton St
Garage Coffee Company Nashville is the flagship cafe for the NJ based coffee Roasters. They offer a full menu of coffee and espresso drinks as well as a selection of locally produced freshly baked goods and a daily menu of soup, salads, sandwiches and wraps from celebrity chef Arnold Myint.
Location: 4902 Charlotte Pike
Providing coffee, delicious drinks, and a haven for the local community. They serve ONLY local products and specialize in Vegan/Gluten Free options, but try to have something for everyone to enjoy.
Locations: 2605 12 Ave S, 1921 Eastland Ave
Serving coffee and treats everyday 7am-7pm in 12South and East Nashville.
Sam & Zoe’s
Location: 525 Heather Pl
Sam & Zoe’s is one of Nashville’s oldest coffee houses. They serve two local roasters: Drews Brews and Just Love. Breads are made daily, soups are made from scratch, and drinks are crafted by people who care about the product.
Location: 1886 Eastland Ave
Ugly Mugs is an independent, locally owned and operated coffee house located in East Nashville. They serve specialty coffee that is roasted in East Nashville by Drew’s Brews, have regular live music and special events, artwork from local artists and provide some of the finest culinary delights from local artisans like Sweet 16th, Dozen Sweet Shop and more.
Locations: 4002 Granny White Pike, 690 Old Hickory Blvd
The Well is a non-profit missional coffeehouse in Green Hills.
Location: 701 8th Ave S
Serving up koffee, breakfast, lunch and baked goodies inside the Jackalope Brewing Company taproom.