There is no shortage of coffee shops in Tallahassee, and each local spot is filled with its own unique style. Bring your laptop and enjoy some “Joe” while you finish your work – a change of scenery is good for the soul!
If you love your caffeine fix, be sure to explore each of these amazing coffee spots in Florida’s capital city.
Black Dog Cafe
A true community coffee shop, Black Dog Cafe has some of the best-blended coffee, espresso, and lattes around. Black Dog uses Batdorf & Bronson coffee blends, as well as local produce and eggs to make their fan-favorite baked goods and ice cream. With a constantly rotating menu, you’ll want to try out a new drink every week. Bring your work and enjoy the complimentary WiFi on the weekdays, or engage in inquisitive conversation with friends over a cup of joe on the weekends. Serving the community for 22 years, Black Dog is one of the best coffee shops in Tallahassee.
Another local coffee roaster spot with the most exquisite baked goods and sandwiches is Catalina Cafe. They pride themselves on making their own flavors and hand-selecting the coffee from various farmers around the world, ensuring they have fair working conditions and wages. If you need to fuel your addiction, Catalina Cafe has a wholesale option for its various coffees and teas. Come visit and grab a homemade, delicious baked good.
Lucky Goat Coffee
Arguably the most passionate coffee joint in town, Lucky Goat Coffee has 4 locations in the city limits of Tallahassee. There’s also one in Jacksonville, Florida. Each location has its own, unique vibe that fits into its brand of a rustic, homey setting. Lucky Goat Coffee offers classes and tours so you can brew your own perfect blend. Pop into one of the locations and ask about the story behind their name… and be sure to try the Goat Tracks blend!
A minority and woman-owned business, RedEye Coffee is very focused on getting involved and serving the community. Believing that every cup of coffee should be served with a purpose to better the world, the company focuses on the ethics and sustainability of its business. With housemade chocolates and goodies, in addition to their locally roasted coffee and hand-blended teas and cocoa, RedEye Coffee is a staple in Tallahassee.
The Power Plant Cafe
Head over to Cascades Park and enjoy a nice stroll with a cup of coffee from The Power Plant Cafe. They have a full breakfast menu that you can sit and enjoy while looking out over the beautiful views of the park. With quality food, a great atmosphere, and most importantly the finest brewed coffee and espresso, there are no shortages of reasons to come visit The Power Plant Cafe.
All Saints Cafe
Open 7 days a week from 7 am until midnight, All Saints Cafe is a local coffee shop serving vegan food and fresh coffee. Beginning November 2021, All Saints Cafe has begun its Stand Up Sunday event. Have a laugh and enjoy a comedy show while tasting some homemade vegan treats and specialty coffee at this locally-owned coffee shop in Tallahassee.
Square Mug Cafe
Located in Railroad Square Art Park, Square Mug Cafe is a jack of all trades. A family-owned business that serves lunch, beer, wine, and local, organic coffee. Don’t forget to try out a homemade popsicle too! The Square Mug Cafe also has live music and other events happening all the time. The original “pun-sters”, they have seasonal coffee called Resting Witch Face, Happy Fall Y’all, and many, many more. Their organic blend of coffee, with the best flavors of the season, is unforgettable. The Square Mug Cafe is a must-see coffee shop in Tallahassee!
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