Located in Southern California, Bakersfield is a welcome change from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles. This growing city has a diverse population, which inspires some great restaurant spots and even better coffee shops. Here are a few of the best places to enjoy a cup of joe when in town.
Dagny’s Coffee Co
Dagny’s Coffee Co is a neighborhood spot that is very simple in its charm. It has everything that coffee-goers could want, from comfortable seating to quick WiFi, no florescent lighting and a laid back atmosphere. Their coffee selection has a good range and they even offer some smoothies and blended coffee options. Customers can satisfy their sweet tooth with some of the home-baked goodies, which go from cinnamon rolls to brownies to lemon bars. The wall-to-ceiling windows allow for great natural lighting and a fine spot for people watching.
Dagny’s Coffee Co, 1600 20th St, Bakersfield, CA, +1 (661) 634-0806
Milt’s Coffee Shop
Milt’s Coffee Shop has been a landmark in Bakersfield since 1964. Amazingly, it is still run by Milt and his family even after all these years. One can see the family tradition that goes into the food, service and atmosphere of Milt’s. They are well-known for a fantastic breakfast menu with mouthwatering specials, like the hamburger steak and eggs and sourdough breakfast sandwich. Open early to late everyday, they serve lunch and dinner too. Their coffee is affordable and delicious, while most importantly coming with free refils!
Caffeine Supreme is a local drive-thru spot that serves everything to do with coffee. For the patron always on the run, this spot offers great coffee at a great price without any frills or extras. They focus on blended coffee drinks with plenty of delicious flavors. Be sure to try the kona mocha and be wary of the morning rush of locals here!
Caffeine Supreme, 2000 F St, Bakersfield, CA, +1 (661) 873-4712
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