Monday, June 23, 2008

Cool Coffee Bars

Well if you are like me and my teenage son, we love to lounge in coffee bars...I mean who doesn't like to roll in somewhere in jeans and flip flops, get a latte, a dessert treat and catch up on the latest Creative Loafing or take advantage of Wi-Fi..all in a cool laid back environment where no-one gives a rat's patootie what you look like..The list I'm about to give you privvy to is no Starbucks honey...These are Atlanta orginals and great places to get your hot coffee and chill on...Happy sipping!

Lattitudes Coffee Lounge & Bistro 501 Dekalb Industrial Way Decatur, GA 30030
404 298 8787 i'm feeling this new little spot right off L'ville modern vibe and yummy treats + a good cup of joe..yeah baby!

Urban Grind 962 Marietta St. Atlanta, GA 30318 404.724.0605

Alcove Coffee 4135 Lavista Road Suite 550 Tucker, GA 770.621.3636

Jake's Ice Creams & Sorbets 660 Irwin St Atlanta, GA 30312 404.586.9972

Tilt Coffee Shop 274 Walker St SW Castleberry Hill 404.688.4284

Joe's Coffee 510 Flat Shoals Ave SE , Atlanta , GA 30316
Lattes and laptops reign at this homey East Atlanta coffee shop

Dancing Goats Coffee Bar 419 W. Ponce de Leon Ave Decatur 30030 404.687.1100
Cool airy vibe and enough coffee to please even the most discerning coffee snob. try the mini-donuts!

JavaVino 579 N Highland Ave NE , Atlanta , GA 30307 Coffee and wine go hand in hand at this neighborhood nook in Poncey Highlands.

San Francisco Coffee Roasting 1192 N Highland Ave NE Atlanta , GA 30306 Neighborhood coffee hotspot favorite shines with superior home brews and plenty of comfy nooks.

Northern Star Coffeehouses 45 South Peachtree Street Norcross, GA 30071 770.409.4009 Exposed brick make this loft like space in Downtown Norcross way cool along with wine tastings, local artists paintings and indoor and outdoor seating

Aurora Coffee 992 N Highland Ave NE , Atlanta , GA 30306 Indie coffeehouse mixes urban design with serious java moxie.

Java Monkey 205 E Ponce De Leon Ave Ste 5 , Decatur , GA 30030 Coffee and cake are a hit at this cyber cafe-wine bar combo in downtown Decatur.

Octane Coffee Bar & Lounge 1009-B Marietta St NW , Atlanta , GA 30318 Fuel for your day: Recharge at the Westside's urban coffee haunt.

ChocoLate Coffee 2558 Shallowford Rd NE Ste 201 , Atlanta, GA 30345 Local neighborhood cafe caters to coffee connoiseurs or those in need of a quick caffeine fix

Inman Perk Coffee 280 Elizabeth Street NortheastAtlanta, GA 30307 404.523-7774
Cute little place to relax in Inman Park