Rhode Island has a long history of loving coffee. The people of the Ocean State love it so much they even created coffee syrup so they never have to drink milk without the flavor of coffee again. The state is full of amazing small time cafes serving up fresh and delicious brews. Here are 10 unique coffee shops that you should probably visit soon to get your caffeine fix.
1. New Harvest Coffee Roasters, Pawtucket and Providence
New Harvest is not only a local cafe and bar in Providence, it's also a local coffee roaster supplying delicious coffee to various shops throughout the state. Enjoy a delicious beverage at the historic Arcade in Downcity Providence, or catch them in action at the Hope Artiste Village in Pawtucket.
2. Jitters Cafe, North Kingstown
This fun family owned South County cafe serves up creative and delicious coffee beverages. This makes it a perfect spot on your way to the beach.
3. Coffee Exchange, Providence
Located on historic Wickenden Street is this charming neighborhood coffee spot known as Coffee Exchange. This is a great place for espresso drinks and delicious coffee.
4. White Electric Coffee, Providence
Unique is an understatement for White Electric. From their industrial art and creative sandwich menu, to their signature dark roast, this place is simply amazing.
5. Seven Stars Bakery, Providence and East Providence
With three locations across Providence and East Providence, Seven Stars Bakery is a well loved spot for locals. Freshly prepared baked goods, artisan breads, and amazing coffee can be found at each location every day.
6. Coastal Roasters, Tiverton
This micro-roaster in Tiverton focuses on speciality, and trade coffees. Its location along the Sakonnet River makes it a peaceful place to enjoy a cup of joe while looking out over the river.
7. Ellie's Bakery, Providence
This comfortable and relaxing downcity cafe is the perfect city escape. Visit Ellie's for great coffee and mouthwatering desserts.
8. Empire Tea and Coffee, Newport
Few places have managed to provide both excellent loose leaf tea and delicious coffee. Empire Tea and Coffee in Newport has defied those odds.
9. Pastiche, Providence
While there are a lot of amazing bakeries on this list, Pastiche might have the most extensive menu. Amazing cakes, espresso drinks, and other tasty treats can be found at Pastiche on Federal Hill.
10. Coffee Depot, Warren
The convenient location on Main Street in Warren matched with fifty cent coffee refills make Coffee Depot worth the visit.
Be sure to stop into these places to satisfy your next coffee craving! You won’t regret it.