The Best Coffee Shops In Indianapolis

Capuccino | © Brandon Shea/Flickr
Anna T. Wilson

It’s always worth making a visit to a coffee shop for stronger, better coffee served up by knowledgeable staff. The coffee shops below in Indiana‘s capital are all excellent bets; all have their specific charms but constant among them all is great service and the pride they take in using the best coffee beans.

1. Calvin Fletcher’s Coffee Company

Coffee Shop, Coffee

©Calvin Fletcher’s Coffee Company
This non-profit coffee shop is a homely spot that is not afraid to be different and stand out from others. Beautiful artworks from local artists are used as decoration and you can find them lining the walls and shelves of Calvin Fletcher’s Coffee Company. Using only fairtrade and organic coffee beans from Jameson Coffee Roasters in Greencastle, customers can expect excellent coffee.

2. Bee Coffee Roasters

Coffee Shop, American

latte | Photo Courtesy of Bee Coffee Roasters
© Bee Coffee Roasters
At Bee Coffee Roasters they handcraft every drink to perfection, from their Italian-style cappuccinos, while both the plain and flavored lattes are made with care and precision. If you are curious about coffee and want to learn more about what happens behind the register, they are more than happy to teach you and anyone else about correct coffee extraction.

3. Hubbard & Cravens Coffee

Coffee Shop, Coffee

Hubbard & Cravens Coffee is very well-known by hotels, restaurants, and consumers from all over the United States. The owners have searched many parts of the world for tea growers with a high reputation and are true to their craft, so only the best tea is served to their customers at Hubbard & Cravens. Their coffee beans come from the South America, Africa and Arabia, and their tea options include artisan tea sachets, black tea, green tea, and white tea as well as other blends and tisanes.

4. Days in Paris

Restaurant, French

Crepe Cloe
©Igor Schwarzmann
Join 3 Days in Paris to try their famous crêpes and pour-over coffee. There is an array of crêpes for guests to choose from and they range from the most classic options like banana and Nutella, to unusual crêpes, such as their buffalo crêpe with chicken, blue and mozzarella cheese, ranch, wing sauce, and celery.

5. Lulu’s Coffee + Bakehouse

Cafe, Coffee Shop, Coffee, Tea

The perfect balance between baked sweets and coffee can be found at Lulu’s Coffee + Bakehouse. At this lovely coffee shop and bakehouse, grandma’s pies are available, which are savory pies that include pecan, peach, chocolate, apple streusel, and seasonal pie flavors. They also have a range of teas, such as black, green, white, and herbal loose leaf teas which are available to order hot or cold.

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