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ALL YOU NEED IS COFFEE

Every day needs to begin with coffee, it’s just science. And in Sacramento, the incredible coffee culture is a testament to the fact. Every corner houses a cozy little coffee shop adorning the streets with wide-awake patrons and the aroma of freshly roasted beans.

PACHAMAMA

Located on J Street, this flagship café hand crafts every order. And if a simple cup of coffee isn’t enough, Pachamama’s state-of-the-art café serves it in three unique ways. They have a slow bar which includes pour-overs and French press; a nitro cold brew system; and a classic espresso bar.

THE NAKED LOUNGE COFFEE HOUSE

This pet-friendly Mexican restaurant and coffee shop not only roasts excellent coffee in-house, but will teach you everything you need to know about making the perfect cup, too. Host to a variety of community events, Naked Lounge Coffee is a hallmark of the Sacramento area.

OLD SOUL CO.

Bespoke brick walls, wooden tables, cozy seating and live music, Old Soul Co. harkens back to a time where good old fashioned craftsmanship and humble service was principle. Fashioning their café after a speakeasy, the folks from Old Soul Co. have created the perfect coffee shop blend of incredible product and convivial atmosphere.

CHOCOLATE FISH COFFEE ROASTERS

Don’t let the name fool you, Chocolate Fish Coffee Roasters make the freshest possible coffee while maintaining the intrinsic flavours within the fruit. The team travels overseas to growing regions, learning everything about where their coffee comes from. The level of quality and care they exhibit comes through in every cup. You’ll be a Fish fan in no time.

IDENTITY COFFEES

This spacious, family-owned cafe and roastery in midtown Sacramento features minimalist decor with live-wood slab tables and plenty of seating. The concrete and metal details at Identity Coffees are all custom made by co-owner Lucky Rodrigues.

INSIGHT COFFEE ROASTERS

No sugar, no cream, no syrups, no problem—this coffee doesn’t need it. Established right here in Sacramento California, Insight Coffee Roasters excites the palate with incredibly flavorful coffee, naturally. The unique taste can be attributed to quality farming, proper roasting, good brew technique, and dedicated aficionados who simply love coffee.

TOWER CAFE

Boasting its award-winning breakfast menu, the Tower Café, near the historic Tower Theater, is another piece of Sacramento history. Owner James Seyman founded his worldly fusion eatery on Earth Day 1990, with the intent of bringing the hearts, minds and appetites of the city’s diverse population under one roof. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the Tower Café also serves gourmet coffee to go. 

CAFE BERNARDO

Inspired by the European tradition of café dining, Café Bernardo has become a Sacramento staple—a comfortable place to go anytime for a bite to eat alongside a delicious coffee. And with plenty of space for larger gatherings, you won’t need to worry about long wait times.

VELA CAFE

With the freshest ingredients and friendliest employees, Café Vela guarantees an unforgettable experience. They have outdoor seating, free Wi-Fi, and one of the biggest sandwich menus any one has ever seen. Vela prides itself on serving great quality coffee, so it’s fitting that they serve Peet’s Coffee.

THE TRADE COFFEE & COWORKING

This unique joint is a café with private offices, workstations, Wi-Fi, and printers available to members for a reasonable monthly fee. Write that novel or work on your presentation while sipping on a delicious latte – the options are endless.