Tin Umbrella Coffee is a lovely neighborhood café located in the up-and-coming area of Hillman City in South Seattle. Housed in a renovated 1920s building, this coffeehouse roasts its own beans from around the world using the ‘new wave’ method, which brings out the natural flavors of the coffee beans. These beans are then crafted into delicious drinks that guests can savour inside the welcoming atmosphere, which often features local artworks.
Tin Umbrella Coffee, 5600 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA, USA, +1 206 743 8802
Located in Belltown, which is a vibrant downtown community, Street Bean Espresso is a wonderful coffeehouse with a very important mission: to help young people who are living on the streets. A non-profit organisation, this café trains and hires homeless youths, thereby giving them the tools they need to build their confidence and find a life off the streets. Guests are attracted to Street Bean not only because of its purpose but because of the great coffee they can procure as well.
Street Bean Espresso, 2702 3rd Ave., Seattle, WA, USA, +1 206 708 6803
Sound Coffee and Morsel is a cosy café located in the bustling University District. Attracting everyone from area residents to university students and tourists, this coffeehouse has a relaxing environment where people can savour affordable drinks and American comfort food. Wanting to provide a quality coffee product, Morsel features coffee from area roasters, plus local milk. They also offer house-made syrups and caramels for those seeking a sweet coffee drink.
Morsel and Bean (Ballard), 5905 15th Ave. NW, Seattle, WA, USA, +1 206 457 5735
Zeitgeist is a larger coffeehouse that has a passion for the arts. Serving their own quality beans that are privately roasted, this café has ample seating where locals and tourists alike can linger over a cup of fresh coffee or espresso drink and sample savoury and sweet treats, such as sandwiches and pastries. An airy space with high ceilings and brick walls makes it a great venue for hosting art shows as well.
Zeitgeist, 171 S. Jackson St., Seattle, WA, USA, +1 206 583 0497