Like with most cities with a youthful population, the coffee bar scene is ever-expanding. And one thing Native of the North loves more than anything is a strong, but smooth cup of coffee. Which is why we are delving into the coffee nation in Savannah, Georgia. So join us in our quest to find the best places to sit back, relax, and sip on a delicious blend of internationally grown and locally roasted beans in one of the country’s most beautiful cities.
Foxy Loxy Cafe
Located in mid-town Savannah, Foxy Loxy Cafe brings you the original Tex-Mex Coffee House and is home to the Foxy Cold Brew Coffee. Check out their super sweet weekly deals such as $2 lattes M-F 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. or their half off bottles of wine on Saturdays from 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. And always stop by for Acoustic Tuesday with rotating acts throughout the evening.
The Coffee Fox
The sister store to the Foxy Loxy Cafe, The Coffee Fox is located in downtown Savannah. Guests can find the same detail to perfection in all coffees served at The Coffee Fox, crafted by owner and Roast Master Philip Brown, as in all other PERC Coffee products. Try some of their Mexican inspired coffees or a more traditional Italian espresso. At The Coffee Fox, eat your heart out at breakfast with some signature dishes such as their Huevos Rancheros or Quiche of the Day.
The Sentient Bean
“Organic, fair trade, and home-made food, drinks, art, and entertainment,” as seen on The Sentient Bean website. Here you’ll not only find strong, fair-trade coffee, but a line-up of some of the best entertainment in town. Whether it’s a singer/songwriter, small string orchestra, a poetry reading or a film, you’re sure to find something interesting and entertaining along with your coffee.
Just like the art student scene, the Gallery Espresso is quirky and displays tons of local art. Feel at home relaxing in one of their giant armchairs and sipping on some of the best-roasted beans in the city. If you’re craving more of a beer or wine, check out their large selection as well as a full menu of lunch bites to nibble on while you work.
Cutters Point Coffee
If you’re looking to make a difference while drinking a delicious blend coffee, look no further than Cutters Point Coffee. With every bag purchased, Cutters Point Coffee with donate $5.00 to one of the four non-profit organizations they support to help build a stronger community. Coffee is carefully roasted in Washington state and shipped across the country to the many locations.
Wright Square Cafe
From the finest coffees to the most decadent chocolates, you’ll find a small touch of Europe in the beautiful South. Visit Wright Square Cafe located downtown on West York Street. Enjoy the small tables out front as you sip your handcrafted coffee – giving you the true feeling of the typical European cafe.
And while every city has its favorite cafes, we still feel that some others shouldn’t go unrecognized. Other honorable mentions in Savannah are Smooth on Bull, Goose Feathers, and Parker’s Market Urban Gourmet.