Tag Archives: coffee shop

Hivolt

Part of the Fill in the Coffee Map SeriesSubject: HivoltLocation: New Orleans, LAWiFi?: yesRating: 6+ [see key]Getting a quality meal and a good cup of coffee at the same time used to be a rare occurrence. Fortunately the days have grown brighter and coffee is no longer an afterthought. Specifically in the past decade, things have greatly improved in the food world so that brunch spots and fine dinner establishments now purvey quality coffee from excellent roasters instead of capsuled espresso or cooked coffee from an urn long overdue forContinue Reading

CC: Metronome Coffee

CC: Metronome Coffee

Subject: Metronome Coffee Location: Tacoma, WA Free WiFi ? : yes Rating: 6+ [see key] When I get over to the Seattle area, I try to make it outside the city for at least one adventure in a nearby destination. This last time I went out of my way to Tacoma, the “City of Destiny”, to do a quick driving tour and of course grab some evening coffee. Catching wind of a few places, Continue Reading

CC: The Pour House

CC: The Pour House

Subject: The Pour HouseLocation: Dillon, CO Free WiFi ? : yes Rating: 4+ [see key] Most great coffee exists in cities. If you’re a city dweller, that’s a great thing; if you’re confined to suburbia or rural lands, it can be tumultuous. Sadly, in my travels great coffee seldom appears in small townsContinue Reading

CC: The Cup

CC: The Cup

Subject: The Cup Espresso Cafe Location: Boulder, CO Free WiFi ? : yes Rating: 5+ [see key] A coffeehouse that does not encourage congregating is one doomed to failure. Sure places like drive-thrus survive solely as a grab-and-go, but that seems to be the exception. Even if people rarely sit and talk, all folks desire access to an inviting cafe to gather for friendly discourse. In the lovelyContinue Reading