Coffee Houses & Tea Shops

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Ai Hues Bakery and Deli

432B University Ave.
651.602.0231
Serving coffee and meals on the avenue during light rail construction.

American Joe

344 Wabasha St. N.
651.602.9999
Coffee drinks and ice cream near the Victory Ramp.

Amoré Coffee

879 Smith Ave. S.
651.330.0570
www.amorecoffee.com
Featuring award-winning coffee and authentic Italian gelato.

Bars Bakery

612 Selby Ave.
651.224.8300
www.barsbakery.com
Espresso, pour over, and brewed coffees along with made-from-scratch baked goods featuring local organic ingredients.

Black Bear Crossings on the Lake

Como Lakeside Pavilion
1360 North Lexington Parkway
651.488.4920
http://blackbearcrossings.com/
Located in the Historic Como Lakeside Pavilion, Black Bear Crossings offers everything from a gourmet café open year round. Their unique mission: to celebrate positive American Indian identity, provide a venue for multicultural sharing, and to promote community.

Black Dog Coffee & Wine Bar

308 Prince St.
651.228.9274
www.blackdogstpaul.com
Locally-roasted coffees, creative wines and beers, and tasty daily specials for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Books N' Tea

895 Randolph Ave.
651.224.6323
http://booksandtea.net/
A tea shop for authors and friends.

Bread and Chocolate

867 Grand Ave.
651.228.1017
www.cafelatte.com/bread_chocolate.html
Coffee, sandwiches, and baked goods, including their famous brownies.

Bravo! Bakery & Café

1106 Grand Avenue
651.287.9118
http://www.bravobakery.net/
The bakery is a full service bakery offering a wide selection of baked goods including anniversary cakes, wedding cakes, cream puff, sponge cheese cake, mango cake, and some dairy free products.

Cahoots Coffee Bar

1562 Selby Ave.
651.644.6778
Bohemian atmosphere, great coffee, and Middle Eastern–inspired foods.

Claddagh Coffee

459 Seventh St. W.
651.600.3400
www.claddaghcoffeecafe.com
Welcoming "yogis, bikers, runners, and all cool people everywhere."

Coffee Bené

53 Cleveland Ave. S.
651.698.2266
www.coffeebene.com
Organic beans from master roasters and yummy goods from the bakery.

Dr. Chocolate's Chocolate Chateau

579 Selby Ave.
651.379.3676
http://drchocolate.com
A specialty chocolate shop where guests can treat themselves to chocolate treats of all kinds while sipping wine, craft beer, or hot chocolate.

Dunn Bros on Grand

1569 Grand Ave.
651.698.0618
www.dunnbrosgrand.com
The original Dunn Bros Coffee features live music daily.

Espresso Royale

475 Fairview Ave. S.
651.699.1117
www.espressoroyale.com
A coffee shop plus extras: soups, sandwiches, frappes, and ice cream.

Fresh Grounds

1362 Seventh St. W.
651.224.2348
www.freshgroundscoffee.com
A nonprofit shop offering coffee and light meals, music, art, and job training for youth.

Ginkgo Coffeehouse

721 Snelling Ave. N.
651.645.2647
www.ginkgocoffee.com
Serves tea and fruit smoothies in addition to coffee, and local seasonal foods.

Golden’s Deli

275 Fourth St. E.
651.224.8888
www.goldensdeli.us
Homemade soups, sandwiches, and baked goods served for breakfast and lunch with a healthy side of green practices; walk-up window on Wall Street.

Golden Thyme Coffee Café

921 Selby Ave.
651.645.1340
www.goldenthymecoffeecafe
A community hub offering drinks named after jazz legends (and a really great gumbo); meeting room available.

Grand Central

1672 Grand Ave.
651.964.1012
Artisan sandwiches and salads, decadent pastries and a wide array of coffee drinks and sodas.

Groundswell Coffee

1342 Thomas Ave.
651.645.6466
www.http://www.groundswellmn.com/
This neighborhood spot serving pizza and salads as well as coffee is operated by a community nonprofit.

Grumpy Steve’s Coffee

215 Wabasha St. S.
651.224.1191
www.wabashastreetcaves.com
"Come start your morning with a snarl. Or put a little grouchy in your lunch" at the Wabasha Caves.

J & S Bean Factory

1518 Randolph Ave.
651.699.7788
www.jsbeanfactory.com
Full-service roaster features the Obama blend; occasional live music.

Java Train Cafe

1341 Pascal St. N.
651.646.9179
www.javatraincafe.com
Family-friendly table service with Izzy’s ice cream and a play area for children.

Jerabek’s New Bohemian Coffeehouse and Bakery

63 Winifred St. W.
651.228.1245
www.jerabeks.com
A relaxed and casual coffeehouse serving flaky pastry specialties.

Kopplin’s Coffee

2038 Marshall Ave.
651.698.0457
www.kopplinscoffee.com
The local micro-culture for brewing connoisseurs offering seasonal beverage creations.

Lady Elegant’s Tea Room

2230 Carter Ave.
651.645.6676
www.ladyelegantstea.com
Tea in the British tradition with three-, four-, and six-course events.

Lowertown Daily Perk

180 Fifth St. E., Suite 266
651.228.9820
www.lowertowndailyperk.com
A skyway workday staple; formerly Executive Coffee and Tea.

Lucy Coffee Cafe

540 Fairview Ave.
651.260.0625
www.lucycoffeecafe.com
Pastries, sandwiches, and salads in the Griggs Midway Building.

Mad Hatter Coffee Cafe and Teahouse

943 Seventh St. W.
651.227.2511
www.justcomm.org/pax-salon
Social justice salons and acoustic music with the St. Paul Gallery of Art adjoined.

Mojo Monkey Donuts

1169 7th St. W.
651.224.0142
www.mojomonkey.biz
Coffee + Fresh donuts from real recipes made by real people daily.

Nina’s Coffee Café

165 Western Ave. N.
651.292.9816
This art-friendly corner of Cathedral Hill hosts frequent art and literary events.

La Patisserie

1570 Randolph Ave.
651.690.8973
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Polly’s Coffee Cove

1382 Payne Ave.
651.771.5531
Comfortable kitsch and convenient boxed lunches; Polly is the bird.

Quixotic Coffee

769 Cleveland Ave. S.
651.699.5448
www.quixoticcoffee.com
Emphasizing both quality coffee and a supportive relationship with coffee farmers.

Saint Paul Classic Cookie

2386 Territorial Rd.
651.288.3807
www.saintpaulclassiccookie.blogspot
Check out their cookie apparel, mugs, and accessories.

Saint Paul Coffee

101 Fifth St. E.
651.221.9859
The sunniest corner in the skyway; formerly Steep & Brew.

Seventh Heaven Coffee & Antiques

327 Seventh St. W.
651.222.0122
www.masterbuilder.org
Family owned and staffed. A St. Paul original.

St. Paul Corner Drug

240 Snelling Ave. S.
651.698.8859
www.stpaulcornerdrug.com
A neighborhood pharmacy with five-cent coffee at the old-fashioned soda fountain.

SugaRush

712 University Ave. W.
651.797.3354
Donuts too. Near the Sibley Bike Depot.

Swede Hollow Bakery and Cafe

725 Seventh St. E.
651.776.8810
www.swedehollowcafe.com
An expansive breakfast menu features daily quiche and oven-baked French toast.

The Tea Garden

1692 Grand Ave.
651.690.3495
www.teagardeninc.com
Bubble tea delights with chewy tapioca.

TeaSource

752 Cleveland Ave. S.
651.690.9822
www.teasource.com
Extraordinary teas and Tuesday free samples; check the website for classes.

Trotter's Cafe and Bakery

232 N Cleveland Ave.
651.645.8950
http://www.trotterscafe.com
Neighborhood cafe and bakery using high quality local and organic ingredients to make our products "from scratch" everyday. Now serving wine and beer and new dinner hours.

The Underground Music Cafe

1579 Hamline Ave. N.
651.644.9959
www.undergroundmusiccafe.com
A new name and focus. A friendly gathering place that also supports local music and music education.

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