Dining: Coffeehouse

Aurora Coffee

Atlanta coffee was nothing but perked dishwater until Aurora Coffee opened in 1992. The Little Five Points location wasn't designed as

Café Intermezzo - Midtown

Cafe Intermezzo is an Atlanta mainstay, famous for its overwhelming dessert case, providing breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night far

Cafe Intermezzo - Dunwoody

The Buckhead mainstay — and its overwhelming dessert case — has fans in Dunwoody. Modeled after a Viennese coffeehouse, the cafe also o

Cafe Jonah and the Magical Attic

Jennifer Levinson of Souper Jenny's new cafe promises as much whimsy as its name suggests. It's named after her son and is a quite unus

Chrome Yellow Trading Co.

Kyle and Kelly Taylor run the combination boutique and cafe, serving up Stumptown Coffee. Besides men's and women's clothing, the shop

Condesa Coffee - Old Fourth Ward

Condesa Coffee features Counter Culture coffee, hot tea, and a menu of light bites including bagels, quiche, lunchtime sandwiches, and

Condesa Coffee - Downtown

Condesa Coffee features Counter Culture coffee, hot tea, and a menu of light bites including bagels, quiche, lunchtime sandwiches, and

Cool Beans Coffee Roasters

Cool Beans Coffee Roasters interestingly enough aims to cut out any bitterness and sourness that is a common side effect of poorly roas

Dancing Goats Coffee Bar - Decatur

This sleekly designed spot seems like the robo-coffee bar: great brew, a comfortable variety of seating, dependable Wi-Fi, relatively l

Dancing Goats Coffee Bar - Old Fourth Ward

The first Ponce City Market business to open within the renovated City Hall East complex, Dancing Goats is a community coffee bar opera

Dr. Bombay's Underwater Tea Party

The small shop, which is crammed with books and bric-a-brac, hosts daily high tea from 3:30-5:30 p.m. (reservations need to be made 24

Henry & June

This hip coffee shop and boutique offers cutting-edge contemporary fashion for women and men, and espresso drinks from Crema Coffee in

Hodgepodge Coffeehouse

A coffee shop and bakery located in East Atlanta with regular art showings and open mics.

Inman Perk Coffee

The popular coffee house's glassy storefront is bright and welcoming. Inside, you'll find sustainable, fair-trade coffee, excellent tea

Java Lords

This little spot also serves snacks and drinks during performances at the adjacent 7 Stages Theatre. It's got fair-trade, organic coffe

JavaVino

Small, light-filled coffee shop brews with shade-grown beans from the owner's family's plantation in Nicaragua. Good food and teas. Dou

Joe's East Atlanta Coffee Shop

A friendly coffee shop with a certain lived-in quality in the heart of East Atlanta Village. The menu includes all the caffeinated stap

Julianna's Coffee & Crepes

Sweet and savory crepes, filled with Georgia-grown ingredients, served in a vintage setting in Inman Park.

Kavarna Coffee

Serves coffee, as well as food, beer, and wine. At night, local residents can enjoy music and literary events.

Octane Coffee Westside

It's rare for a place to be so hip and so comfortable. This one has an industrial vibe, a cool-but-not-too-cool staff, locally produced

Octane Coffee and Little Tart Bakeshop

The Grant Park outpost of the Westside coffee compound provides caffeine for the bleary-eyed and Wi-Fi connections for keyboard command

ParkGrounds

This neighborhood coffee shop has an actual dog park, so you can let your pet play while you enjoy your meal and the free Wi-Fi inside.

Red Light Café

The bohemian living room serves as the city's center of bluegrass and Americana. The venue hosts a variety of other musical performers

REV Coffee

Eclectic coffee shop — which, by the way, provides java to many nearby restaurants — features local art and open-mic nights.

San Francisco Coffee - Candler Park

Independently owned cafe and roaster. In addition to coffee and espresso drinks, there are juices, pastries, quiche, and fresh fruit to

San Francisco Coffee - Poncey-Highland

Independently owned cafe and roaster. In addition to coffee and espresso drinks, there are juices, pastries, quiche, and fresh fruit to

San Francisco Coffee - Virginia-Highland

The Va-Hi location (there is also one in Candler Park and Poncey-Highland) has an elegant interior that exudes comfort and convenience.

Steve's Live Music

This intimate space in Sandy Springs is worth the drive to catch local and national singer-songwriters and performers. There's a weekly

Taproom Coffee and Beer

Sure, coffee is in the name and something you can still order, but the draught selection at Taproom rotates and always impresses. The l

Urban Grind

Urban Grind's a bit less crowded than Octane, which is just a couple of blocks up Marietta Street. The small shop hosts art shows, musi

Urban Grounds Inc.

A corner café with outdoor seating in downtown Avondale Estates. Features lunch food, including panini.

Village Coffee House

Locally run coffee shop with reasonable prices.