Often hailed as the best coffee in Lyon, La Boîte a Café Mokxa will not disappoint. Located in La Croix-Rousse, a very creative district, Mokxa offers an array of different coffee preparation methods, using syphon, piston, or V60 filters. The owners of Mokxa are very passionate about the beans, roasting, and serving of coffee; other restaurants and coffee shops in Lyon also use Mokxa’s beans. To go with your coffee in La Boîte a Café, you can also enjoy snacks and freshly made pastries by Konditori.
3 Rue l’Abbé Rozier Lyon, +33 427 014 871
Slika describe themselves as an art gallery coffee shop, and even its name is Serbian for paint. In Slika, alongside good-quality coffee that is made from single origin beans supplied by local roasters, guests can immerse themselves in art. Slika exhibits works of artists with graffiti and urban spirit tendencies over a variety of mediums, techniques, and styles. Always full of art lovers and a trendy crowd, Slika offers a perfect atmosphere to relax with a book or strike up a conversation with like-minded coffee lovers.
37 Rue Des Remparts d’Ainay, Lyon, +33 478 629 290
La Bicycletterie is among the top coffee spots of Lyon. This delightful coffee shop doubles as a bicycle shop, where guests can repair and purchase bicycles or accessories, whether it be helmets, locks, jackets, and ponchos. La Bicycletterie serves top-notch coffees, both hot and cold. As for food, there are salads, soups, sandwiches, and cakes. This is also a place where you can bring your whole family, with a special space dedicated to the little ones.
16 Rue Romarin, Lyon, +33 437 92 04 96
With over 100 varieties on its menu, A Chacun sa Tasse is know for its tea. However, here they also serve 16 types of coffee and creative hot chocolates. The owners of the café are well-known for their friendliness and hospitality that make guests feel welcome. Spread out over two floors, A Chacun sa Tassee is full of snug and comfortable corners to relax with friends or daydream while people-watching through large open windows. Here you should also try their breakfast options and delicious cakes.
2 Rue du Griffon, Lyon, +33 472 870 645
Le Kitchen Café is a self-titled home for gourmands that offer creative, well-balanced, and carefully selected cuisine on top of great coffee.
Le Kitchen Café is a wonderful combination of perfectly executed main dishes and desserts, great coffee, a friendly atmosphere, and bilingual staff will make this one of your favorite spots in Lyon.
Note: reservations for lunch is possible, however, not required.
34 Rue Chevreul, Lyon, +33 603 364 275