It’s no easy task to pick the best coffee shops in New York. With so many quality shops popping up almost every week, it’s hard to keep up. For this post, I’ve selected my 5 personal favorites based on coffee quality and ambiance. What is your favorite?
Serves specialty coffee, fancy grilled cheese sandwiches, scratch cooking, craft ales, and cider. What more do you need in life?
Stumptown @ the Ace Hotel
Attached to the Ace Hotel lobby, offers a cozy, dim lit ambiance and is great for doing work (free WiFi) or chatting with a friend.
Toby’s Estate – Brooklyn
Open space, with large windows, comfortable seating, and an overall a good menu to accompany it.
Intellengtsia @ High Line Hotel
Beautiful space, with comfy looking chairs and sofa, plus amazing coffee and excellent service.
Blue Bottle – Brooklyn
Excellent bakery goods and a lovely decor make for a pleasant experience. Try the Kyoto if you’re looking for a HEAVY dose of caffeine