coffee guide

Seattle Coffee Guide: The Iconic Shops

From Bauhaus to Zeitgeist, our picks for Seattle's iconic shops

Bauhaus Books & Coffee Capitol Hill, founded in 1993Beans: Lighthouse (exclusive house blend)Most popular drink: Americano Wi-Fi: FreeUsing the name…

Brangien Davis, Sheila Mickool and Matthew Amster-Burton

Seattle Coffee Guide: Locally Roasted Beans

The bean has arrived. Once a mere commodity, coffee beans in the past decade or so have been treated

The bean has arrived. Once a mere commodity, coffee beans in the past decade or so have been treated like…

Shannon Borg

Seattle Coffee Guide: Seattle Coffee Shops

Given the throngs of people filling Seattle’s countless coffee shops morning, noon and night, it’s a

Given the throngs of people filling Seattle’s countless coffee shops morning, noon and night, it’s a wonder any of the…

Brangien Davis, Sheila Mickool and Matthew Amster-Burton

Seattle Coffee Guide: What the Locals Order

We asked some of our city's celebs to reveal their morning-coffee rituals. Here's what they told us.

P Smoov, Hip hop artist with Mad Rad and Fresh Espresso Quad shot Americano with soy milk, preferably at Caffé…

John Levesque

Seattle Magazine’s Ultimate Coffee Guide

A celebration of Seattle's caffeinated culture

For many of us, it’s the first word we croak in the morning: Coffee. Not a question, nor a command…

Rachel Hart, Brangien Davis, Matthew Amster-Burton, Shannon Borg , Sara Dickerman, John Levesque

Seattle Coffee Guide: Coffee Shop Combos

Find unique blends at These Seattle shops where sipping is no longer a singular obsession

BARK! ESPRESSO Bring Fido for a cup of joe where dogs and their humans can mingle with their coffee (roasted…

Seattle magazine staff

Perfect Pastries

With the right accompaniment, a good cup of coffee plays on a much larger stage. Here are some of ou

The figgy maple scone from Volunteer Park Café is utter perfection. Buttery, with bits of fig scattered about in the…

Seattle Mag

Seattle Coffee Guide: Seattle’s Coffee History

Make your way through Seattle’s magical caffeine history!

Make your way through Seattle’s magical caffeine history! Download the PDF of our coffee timeline.   

Seattle Mag

Seattle Coffee Guide: The Personalities

The people behind Seattle's coffee culture

The game changerHoward Schultz, CEO, Starbucks  After he fell in love with the café culture in Italy in the early…

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