The Savannah coffee scene is all about serving the community as a whole. The coffee shops provide local live music, performances, art installations, and fair trade coffee that help benefit the customer, artists, and regional coffee producers. Each café is a great place to feel truly at home among the Savannah locals who are proud to show others how lively, artistic, and community-oriented their city is. Here are some of the best.
Foxy Loxy offers live music every Tuesday, bonfires in the backyard on Saturdays, and artist receptions once a month. Not only is it a coffee shop, Foxy Loxy also serves Tex-Mex, Sunday brunch, cheese boards, and fresh baked goods. Foxy Loxy Café proudly serves Savannah’s freshest and finest PERC Coffee. They are located in a historic house near 37th street in Midtown, Savannah.
Foxy Loxy, 1919 Bull St. Savannah, GA, USA +1 912 401 0543
The Gallery Espresso is a beautiful Bohemian café right in the heart of Savannah. The café is located right next to Chippewa Square, where Tom Hanks sat at a bus stop in the movie Forest Gump. The Gallery offers hot, iced, or frozen coffee in a variety of flavors and styles. They also serve food all day. Come relax and enjoy a meal in this French-inspired coffee shop.
The Gallery Espresso, 234 Bull St. Savannah, GA, USA +1 912 233 5348
The Foundery’s purpose as a coffee shop is to connect the community through local drinks and food. Their ‘community cultivation;program helps support local artists, programs, and the United Methodist Church in order to further help the public in their endeavors. The Foundery brews simple coffee for a simple cause, and everyone benefits through their actions. Alongside their beverages, The Foundery offers dance classes, open mic nights, art classes, and plenty of space for study and work.
The Foundery, 1313 Habersham St. Savannah, GA, USA +1 912 777 6002
The Coffee Fox is a sister store to Foxy Loxy Café. This new store is located in the heart of downtown near Telfair Academy museum. This shop can be seen as the quirky version of Foxy Loxy, with humorous décor and strong drinks. The café offers beer, wine, live music, and of course your daily caffiene fix. Some signature drinks include an espresso with ice cream, Left Hand’s Nitro Stout beer with espresso, and a Mexican mocha with habanero and cinnamon.
The Coffee Fox, 102 W Broughton St. Savannah, GA, USA +1 912 401 0399
Conveniently located next to Forsyth Park, The Sentient Bean is one of the hottest coffee shops in Savannah. There is always something going on at The Bean. This diverse coffee shop is also Savannah’s only vegetarian restaurant. In the evenings, The Sentient Bean offers live music, literary readings, and performances nearly every night. The Sentient Bean has a little bit of everything, from home-baked goods and meals, to Campesino fair trade coffee and live entertainment.
The Sentient Bean, 13 E Park Ave. Savannah, GA, USA +1 912 232 4447