Alta's Café-Located at the Waller Creek Boat House on Lady Bird Lake. Coffee with a view.
74 Trinity Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Café Ruckus-They offer online orders with pick up ready in 10 minutes. Located in the 2nd Street District.
409 West 2nd Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Saturday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Caffé Medici (multiple locations)-At the bottom of the Austonian, it is sleek, modern and provides some of the best espresso drinks coming out of downtown.
200 Congress Avenue #2B Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Friday: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday: 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Easy Tiger Bake Shop-Located on E. 6th Street, Easy Tiger is worth a caffeine stop. Don't leave without a pastry. (FUB link)
709 East 6th Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m.
Frank-They are known more for their sausages and dogs, but give the coffee a try. It will not disappoint.
407 Colorado Street Austin, TX 78701
Coffee Bar Hours: Monday-Thursday 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Halcyon-Keeping downtown alert for years. Serving cocktails and drinks right smack dab in the Warehouse District.
218 West 4th Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m., Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m-2:00 a.m.
Houndstooth Coffee (multiple locations)-One of the best spots to get your brew on. These guys know their stuff.
401 Congress Avenue, Suite 100C Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m.–7:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Jo's (multiple locations)-In the 2nd Street District proudly serving Stumptown Coffee.
242 West 2nd Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.,Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m.9:00 p.m.
Juan Pelota Café -Connected to the bike shop Mellow Johnny's and serving Stumptown Coffee.
400 Nueces Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Lola Savannah (multiple locations)-The downtown outpost of the West Lake Hills favorite in the Cirrus Logic building.
800 West Sixth Street, Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Sunday 7:00 a.m–10 p.m., Monday-Friday 6:00 a.m–10:00 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.–10 p.m.
Petite Rouge Cafe Camionette (trailer at SouthBites)-This Louisiana import can be found during SXSW March 11-19, at the SouthBites Trailer Park.
604 Driskill Street Austin TX 78701
No phone listed
Walton's Fancy & Staple-A deli, bakery, florist and gift store in one. They also make some amazing coffee. Located on the edge of downtown.
609 West 6th Street Austin, TX 78701
Hours: Monday-Saturday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Bennu Coffee-A mellow spot to hang out, close to U.T. campus, and it is open 24 hours a day.
2001 East MLK Blvd. Austin, TX 78702
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week
Cenote-In an historic house with a beautifully visual space, a pretty patio garden and a juice shop, JuJu, next door in case you need a juice boost.
1010 East Cesar Chavez Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Monday–Friday 7:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Cherrywood Coffehouse-They offer a friendly atmosphere with a shady patio in the French Place neighborhood.
1400 East 38th 1/2 Street Austin, TX 78722
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.-Midnight
Cuvée Coffee Bar-The retail space for this local roaster and brewer serves espresso drinks (see picture above) and more. Try their Black & Blue Cold Brew. Note: wifi is not available here, but that can lead to great conversations. (FUB link)
2000 East 6th Street Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 7:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Figure 8-Quietly inconspicuous with knowledgeable staff and a cozy atmosphere. Limited parking spaces, but street parking abounds.
1111 Chicon Street Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Flat Track Coffee-They operate a great coffee kiosk inside Farewell Books; limited seating.
913 East Cesar Chavez Street Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Fleet Coffee-Brand new coffee spot from Patrick Pierce and Lorenzo Perkins, formerly of Caffè Medici. Currently serving coffee from Madcap, Olympia Coffee Roasting Co. and Wild Gift. (FUB link)
2427 Webberville Road Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Flitch Coffee (trailer)-A retro camper with outdoor seating owned by a barista who started at Wright Bros. (see below).
641 Tillery Austin, TX 78702
No phone listed
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-3 p.m.
Friends & Neighbors-A boutique, kitchen and outdoor patio with a tepee. Tasty Stumptown Coffee is served in their little bungalow. (FUB link)
2614 East Cesar Chavez Austin, TX 78702
Café Hours: Monday: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Hops & Grain-A brewery that serves Tweed coffee. A must try.
507 Calles Street Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Monday-Sunday 10:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sa-Tén Coffee & Eats-Serving coffee, espresso drinks, plus Japanese inspired snacks in Canopy center.
916 Springdale, Bldg 3, Suite 101 Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m-8:00 p.m.
Thunderbird Coffee (multiple locations)-A nice patio and interior space serving fair-trade coffee.
2200 Manor Road Austin, TX 78722
Hours: Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 8:00 a.m.–11:00 p.m.
Vintage Heart Coffee-A homey spot along E. 7th Street. Quality goods. (FUB link)
1405 East 7th Street, Austin TX 78702
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Wright Bros. Brew & Brew-They have it all--finely brewed coffee and 38 rotating beers on tap. (FUB link)
500 San Marcus Street, Suite 105 Austin, TX 78702
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m-12:00 a.m.
Caffé Medici (multiple locations)-The original location where it all started in a little bungalow in Clarksville. Limited parking in their lot, street parking is your best bet. (FUB link)
1101 West Lynn Street Austin TX 78703
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 6:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Caffé Medici (multiple locations)-The Guadalupe store across from U.T. campus serves the same great coffee as the flagship with lots of room upstairs and down. Popular with students and faculty alike.
2222B Guadalupe Street Austin, TX 78705
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
épicerie-A great place to linger if you want to have beignets or a full breakfast with your coffee. Table service, nice patio. (FUB link)
2307 Hancock Drive Austin, TX 78756
Hours: Sunday 10:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m., Monday–Tuesday 10:30 a.m.–9:30 p.m., Wednesday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.–9:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday 8:00 a.m.–10:30 p.m.
Epoch (multiple locations)-A classic spot for coffee 24 hours a day, no hassle.
221 West North Loop Blvd., Austin, TX 78751
Hours: Daily 24 hours
The Flightpath Coffee House-An Austin institution for years in Hyde Park.
5011 Duval Street Austin, TX 78751
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m-11:00 p.m.,Saturday-Sunday 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Houndstooth Coffee (multiple locations)-Their N. Lamar store is the original where the pattern of coffee and people all started. (FUB link)
4200 North Lamar Blvd., Suite 120, Austin, TX 78756
Hours: Monday 6:30 a.m.-7:00 p,m,, Tuesday-Friday 6:30 a.m--9 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Sunday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Lucky Lab Coffee Co. (trailer)-As of March 1, this trailer will be pouring coffee drinks within Space 24 Twenty behind Urban Outfitters on Guadalupe, across from the U.T. campus.
2420 Guadalupe Street Austin, TX 78705
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Pacha-A fun, funky casual café in a restored little house in Rosedale. If you have time, try the pancakes. (FUB link)
4618 Burnet Road Austin, TX 78756
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Quack's 43rd Street Bakery-They hold a special spot in my heart since Quack's was the first place I ever tasted espresso, back when they used to be located on "The Drag" across from campus. Their Hyde Park digs are in a friendly neighborhood spot. Big parking lot out back.
411 East 43rd Street Austin, TX 78751
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Sunday 7:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Sweetish Hill Bakery-Yummy baked goods and strong coffee on the edge of Clarksville since 1975.
1120 West Sixth Street Austin, TX 78703
Hours: Monday-Saturday 6:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Sunday 6:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Teo's Espresso & Gelato-Primarily thought of as a gelato shop, but they have great coffee drinks over in the 26 Doors Shopping Center. They use Caffè Piansa coffee beans from Italy.
1206 West 38th Street Austin, TX 78705
Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Friday: 7:00 a.n.-11:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Thunderbird Coffee-This Brentwood outpost is serious about their coffee. Tranquil patio. Beer served too. (FUB link)
1401 Koenig Lane Austin, TX 78756
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 7:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m.
Upper Crust Bakery-The little bakery that could, plus genuinely good coffee drinks.
4508 Burnet Road Austin, TX 78756
Hours: Monday–Friday 6:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., Sunday 7:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
The Buzz Mill-Offers a general store, rustic vibe with honest-to-goodness brewed coffee.
1505 Town Creek Drive Austin, TX 78741
Hours: Daily 24 Hours
Caffé Medici (multiple locations)-Their newest location is in Lamar Union on S. Lamar. A nice combination of modern and comfortable, serving the stellar coffee you expect. (FUB link)
1100 South Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Friday-Saturday 7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Sunday 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Dolce Neve-If you like your coffee in the Italian style, this is the place. Bonus: they have amazing gelato. (FUB link)
1713 South 1st Street Austin, TX 78704
(512) 804 5568
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday, Sunday 11:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Friday-Saturday 11:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.
Jo's (multiple locations)-The original outpost has walk-up counter service with covered seating right next to Hotel San Jose. Great people watching along South Congress Avenue.
1300 South Congress Avenue Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Irie Bean Coffee Bar-A chill vibe abounds at this Reggae/Caribbean inspired shop. They serve Certified Fair Trade and organic coffee roasted locally by Texas Coffee Traders. Fun back patio.
2310 South Lamar Blvd. Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
La Pâtisserie-This French inspired shop off of South 1st Street has a bright, inviting atmosphere, good coffee, wonderful pastries and macarons. There is a parking lot located behind the shop. (FUB link)
602 West Annie Street Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Daily 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Mañana Coffee & Juice-Newly opened in the South Congress Hotel, this coffee and juice bar serves coffee from local Cuvée Coffee, serving hotel guests and visitors alike. Free valet.
1603 South Congress Avenue Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Once Over-They serve coffee roasted locally by Wild Gift Coffee, offering 10% cash discount, a deck overlooking Boudlin Creek, El Primo Taco cart in their parking lot, heck you can even bring your own food in as long as you purchase a drink.
2009 South 1st Street, Austin TX 78704
Hours: Monday-Saturday 7:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Patika Wine & Coffee-Beautiful interior, fantastic coffee, some of the best in-house made pastries you will find, great patio.
2159 South Lamar, Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Wednesday-Thursday 7am-12am, Monday, Tuesday,Friday, Saturday, Sunday 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Radio Coffee-In this 1940s style ranch house you will find Stumptown Coffee, lots of beer, live music and events in the evenings, a beer garden with food trailers, all in the southern realm of town.
4204 Manchaca Road Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m.-Midnight, Saturday-Sunday 7:30 a.m.–Midnight
Seventh Flag Coffee-Serving local Cuvée Coffee in a chill, Marfa-esque setting with a large outdoor area complete with bocce ball and a big parking lot. (FUB link)
1506 South 1st Street Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Stouthaus Coffee Pub-Feels like a shared living room in South Austin with coffee and beer.
4715 South Lamar Blvd. #102 Sunset Valley, TX 78745
Hours: Monday–Thursday 6:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.. Friday 6:30 a.m.–10:00 p.m., Saturday 7:30 a.m.–10 p.m., Sunday 7:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Summer Moon Coffee (multiple locations)-This is the original location in South Austin. Their beans are wood-fire roasted daily, sourcing from Central and South America, Africa and Indonesia. The beans are 90% Fair Trade, 100% Organic, 100% Arabica.
3115 South 1st Street, Suite 1B Austin, TX 78704
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Thai Fresh-Their coffee bar serves local Casa Brazil Coffee. Known for their cold-brewed iced coffee as well as their delightful Thai food.
909 West Mary Street Austin, TX 78704
(512) 494 6436
Hours: Monday–Thursday 8:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m., Friday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Tom's Roasting Co. Coffee-The same people who brought you the ubiquitous shoes have a coffee shop in town, shoes, eyewear and coffee all for purchase, using the one-for-one system (each purchase helps provide for those in need). Cool outdoor space with hammocks, porch swings, etc.
1401 South Congress Avenue Austin, TX 78704
Café Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Bee Cave Coffee Company (multiple locations)-Your coffee fix awaits in the Hill Country Galleria.
13420 Galleria Circle A-110 Bee Cave, TX 78738
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Lola Savannah (multiple locations)-The original West Lake Hills location is a busy spot with lots of comfy seating.
6317 Bee Caves Road, Austin, TX 78746
Hours: Sunday 7:00 a.m–10 p.m., Monday-Thursday 6:00 a.m–10:00 p.m., Friday 6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.–11 p.m.
Lola Savannah (multiple locations)-Lakeway needs coffee, too and Lola delivers it.
3001 Ranch Road 620 South, Austin, TX 78738
Hours:Sunday 7:00 a.m–10 p.m., Monday-Thursday 6:00 a.m–10:00 p.m., Friday 6:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Saturday 7:00 a.m.–11 p.m.
Mozart's Coffee Roaster-Coffee with a view of Lake Austin, big outdoor patio. plus they flame roast their beans on site every 48 hours. Live music Thursday-Sunday evenings.
3825 Lake Austin Blvd. Austin, TX 78703
Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m., Friday 7:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.- 12:00 a.m.
360 Uno-One of the few outposts for good coffee along Loop 360, in Davenport Village.
3801 Capitol of Texas Highway North #G-100 Austin TX 78746
Hours: Monday-Thursday 6:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Friday 6:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Saturday 7:30 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Sunday 7:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Apanas Coffee & Beer-Coffee in The Domain serving double fair trade coffee from Nicaragua, Fricano's Deli sandwiches and Quack’s pastries.
11501 Rock Rose, Suite 118 Austin, TX 78758
Hours: Monday 7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Tuesday-Friday 7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m., Sunday 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Bee Cave Coffee Company (multiple locations)-Need a caffeine jolt while shopping in The Domain? Here's a great option.
3220 Amy Donovan Plaza, Suite 100 Austin, TX 78758
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m., Sunday 8:30 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Epoch-The Village location is a perfect spot to grab a cup of joe before catching a movie at The Alamo Drafthouse nearby.
2700 West Anderson Lane #409, Austin, TX 78757
Hours: Daily 7:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
Summer Moon Coffee (multiple locations)-The Burnet Road location has all of the same good stuff as the original in South Austin.
11005 Burnet Road Austin, TX 78758
Hours: Monday-Friday 6:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Saturday-Sun 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
This post was updated on 8/3/16