BEST PLACES FOR
Nothing beats a good cup of coffee, bonus points if your favorite coffee spot boasts ambiance too. These current coffee favorites of ours have both in abundance.
OLYMPIA COFFEE ROASTING COMPANY
Hip surroundings mean nothing if the coffee doesn’t deliver—but that’s just not the case here. Enjoy a variety of expertly roasted coffee—at the downtown location, you can watch roasting happen while you do.
600 4TH AVENUE EAST
(check website for other locations in Olympia, Tacoma, and West Seattle)
SUNSHINE DRIP COFFEE LOUNGE
This Whidbey Island spot makes a smooth, satisfying latte and doubles as a gift shop. Enjoy light food options as well for a quick breakfast or lunch.
306 NORTH MAIN STREET
Famous the world over for being the first-ever espresso cart, Monorail now has three locations to meet your coffee needs. It’s been delivering high-quality coffee since 1980, adding homemade flavors (such as the delicious rose syrup) and baked goods along the way.
510 PIKE STREET
(Additional locations in Westlake and Columbia Center)
VESSEL COFFEE ROASTERS
This cool spot roasts coffee on site, and its baristas are just waiting to share their coffee passion with you. Check out the housemade shrubs for a non-caffeinated treat.
2823 NORTH MONROE STREET