[That I’ve visited over the last two years!]
- Werewolf Coffee
1765 N. Elston Ave. | Elston Corridor
Of course, I had to start with my baby. Werewolf is a small, indie shop, that serves glittery lattes out of a refurbished Wonder Bread truck. We’re a multi-roaster and serve all local roasters including
- Hexe Coffee Co.
2000 W. Diversey Pkwy | Roscoe Village
Hexe is a chill shop & local, indie roaster. It has a huge patio, awesome pastries (try the bourbon chocolate skull cake), and house cocktails.
- Red June Cafe
2020 N. Leavitt St. | Bucktown
Red June is a quaint shop in the quiet, residential area of Bucktown. They have delish food & pastries & an amazing assortment of drinks!
- Portage Grounds
5501 W. Irving Park Rd. | Portage Park
Portage Grounds is a chill neighborhood spot located right across the street from Portage Park. They also have a cute patio that’s perfect for coffee dates.
- Atmos Coffee
2415 W. North Ave. | Humboldt Park
Atmos is a Black & Latina-owned shop that makes amazing signature drinks & has a bright, welcoming space!
- Southport Grocery and Cafe
3552 N. Southport Ave | Southport Corridor
A quaint, woman-owned shop with a cafe & grocery store stocked with local foods & treats. They also offer catering!
- Chicago French Press
1021 S. Delano Ct. | South Loop
CFP is a fun, trendy Black woman-owned shop that creates it’s own unique flavored coffees that are hand-flavored & locally roasted!
- Coffee Lab and Roasters
2823 N. Lincoln Ave. | Lakeview
A small shop & roaster with delicious latte creations and slow drip cold brew!
- Cafe Tola
4 Locations in Chicago
Home of the #BESTEMPANADAS and an amazing Horchata Latte, Cafe Tola has the cutest, family-run shops full of colorful Mexican culture!