Imagine trying to get through your day without coffee…scary, right? Well, you don’t need to, especially if you’re in the political capital of the country. Jump out of bed and start your morning with one of these 8 Washington coffee shops you need to try.
8. Qualia Coffee
Qualia Coffee serves up great coffee and encourages their customers to leave their technology at home. WiFi is completely shut off for the last weekend of every month, so bring a book or great company.
7. Peregrine Espresso
For those looking for that jolt of energy to start their day, be sure to check out Peregrine espresso to get your morning off to a quick start.
6. Bourbon Coffee
Bourbon coffee has a great arrangement of coffee that comes directly from Rwanda, as well as a great selection of teas to warm up your day.
5. Compass Coffee
Support these two war veterans who served together in Afghanistan and buy your coffee from Compass Coffee this morning.
4. Filter Coffeehouse & Espresso Bar
This place is great for a day of studying as it is fairly quiet, and they serve up some of the best cold coffee in the city.
3. The Wydown
There is no doubt every time you walk in to this coffee shop that you will get a great cup java. Splurge a little when you visit here, their scones are really good.
2. Baked and Wired
Nothing goes better with great coffee than a great cupcake and Baked and Wired is known to have some of the best cupcakes in the DMV area.
1. Kramerbooks and Afterwords Cafe
What is better than a coffee shop that has it’s own bookstore? Pretty much nothing. You can be here all day and all evening as they also serve dinner here.