Coffee (noun): liquid that smells like fresh ground heaven
Alpharetta runs on coffee! There really isn’t anything like that first cup of java in the morning. It gets you going – motivated and ready to tackle the day. During the warmer months, the hot lattes get swapped for iced macchiatos, cold brews and frappes. We’ve rounded up 5 of Alpharetta’s coffee spots where you can get your caffeine fix and get crackin’ on all your #goals.
1. The Nest Café | 58 Canton Street
Located in Downtown Alpharetta, The Nest Café is a must for iced coffee afficionados, where the Iced Honey & Cinnamon Latte is absolutely divine, as well as a variety of other yummy selections. In addition to awesome brew choices, The Nest also has amazing breakfast options from their picture-perfect Lolly Waffles (waffles on lollipop sticks) to a classic bacon, egg, and cheddar breakfast croissant. Enjoy the quaint indoor café, outside patio or take your yummy drink of choice to go as you get your morning started.
2. Valor Coffee | 44 Milton Avenue
For the chance to find your new favorite coffee and also be able to take a bag of their beans home with you, visit Valor Coffee. Not just a café where you can order a great iced latte, Valor is also a coffee roaster based in Alpharetta. Check out their online store or visit in person to get everything you need to imitate your highly loved drink of choice at home. Feeling extra fancy? Then we recommend you try a Lavender Latte, hot or iced, for a unique pairing of subtle floral flavors, milk and espresso.
3. Wild Fairy Tea Cafe | 11500 Webb Bridge Way
Okay, so we’re venturing off the coffee path and heading into tea territory… but for good reason – Wild Fairy Tea Café is a must-visit! Step into this whimsical café for some quiet time with a good book or take some friends for some company and enjoy an iced blueberry matcha or a marvelous Mango Milk Tea. Want a bite? The Buttercream Bun is DIVINE!
4. July Moon Bakery & Café | 230 South Main Street, Suite Z
Specializing in authentic Asian sandwiches, coffee, bubble tea, and desserts, July Moon Bakery & Café is an adorable spot for your next meeting, with rooftop seating to enjoy as you recharge with a yummy beverage. Try the Owner’s Pick, an iced Vietnamese coffee with pink salt foam and dulce de leche drizzle or the iced Crème Brulee espresso latte with sweet foam and a caramel drizzle. YUM!
5. BrewAble Café | 175 Roswell Street in the Alpharetta Community Center
We love any place where your hard-earned dollars can go towards a greater cause, and BrewAble Café is an Alpharetta coffee shop with a great mission. Created to be a community coffeehouse that trains and employs young adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, you can support a wonderful cause while getting your favorite coffee. Try a classic iced coffee or opt for one of BrewAble’s specialty drinks like a Cappuccino or Americano.
Need a bite to go with your cup of joe? Check out our full list of Alpharetta’s 200+ restaurants here.