A Guide to Brickell Coffee Shops
Vice City Bean
Located in the Sabadell Financial Center, this recent addition to the ever-budding index of Brickell coffee shops carries an upscale, modern ambiance with minimalistic white walls, shades of brown and blue tile floors, trendy light fixtures, golden accents, and a few seats where visitors lounge or get work done. The picturesque decor serves as an accomplice to thoughtfully crafted, rewardingly delicious coffee beverages and pastries that have either been made in-house or sourced from local vendors (gluten-free and vegan options available).
True Baristas Coffee
A sister company to Café Demetrio in nearby Coral Gables, True Baristas serves locals and passersby specialty coffee and fresh baked goods from an iconic vintage truck parked along Brickell Avenue. Several seating arrangements shaded by red-orange umbrellas are adjacent to the mobile operation, along with palm trees, bushes, and lush vegetation.
I Think She Is
Near and dear to the heart of Brickell, I Think She Is offers guests an eclectic, groovy, and vibrant atmosphere dappled with tabletops, neat trinkets, and works of art. In addition to photogenic coffee beverages, nutritious smoothies, boba teas, and freshly squeezed orange juice, their menu has acai bowls, various salads, a popular vegan burger, toasts, and breakfast sandwiches! The place is very health-conscious, so no matter the dietary concerns, rest assured, there’s something for everybody to enjoy here.
Crema Gourmet Espresso Bar
Thanks to its combination of aesthetic beauty and utility, this rustic gem among Brickell coffee shops attracts young professionals in need of a place to work, as well as groups of friends and family coming together over a cup of delicious coffee, wine, or a flakey, hot melt in your mouth chocolate croissant. The extensive menu has everything from smoothies, salads, and fresh juice to pastries, crepes, and pancakes. Offering the finest coffee around, Crema Gourmet is an exceptional spot to kick off your morning or reboot with a late afternoon pick-me-up.
Whether you’d like to sink into a comfy chair and appreciate the company of loved ones over a smooth cup of joe with 70% less acid than regular brands, 7X the antioxidants of green tea, and a reputation for being easier on people’s stomach’s or peacefully work amidst the soothing South American charm of a reliable neighborhood gathering space, whatever the case may be, Puroast has got you covered.
Located on the second floor of the ARCH building, this beloved little cafe is known for being the perfect start to any day, largely due to the friendly folks behind the counter. Beyond wholesome hospitality, visitors can expect to encounter tasty, considerately priced takes on their usual caffeinated favorites, freshly squeezed juices, smoothies, pastries, sandwiches, burgers, and daily specials.
A popular Miami-based company with stores throughout the metro area, Panther specializes in small-batch roasting, meticulously brewing, and carefully preparing gourmet coffee. The outfit’s petite, adorably designed, and pink-hinted Brickell outpost can be found tucked inside the W Hotel, surrounded by several plush furnishings where guests can grab a cozy seat and savor their morning delight.
Pasion del Cielo Coffee
Pasion del Cielo provides patrons the opportunity to choose from a wide variety of intimately sourced coffee beans from around the world and ensures each selected bean maintains its characteristic flavor, rich body, and aroma by never blending or mixing them.
An organic boutique cafe, Dr Smood carefully curates a menu of performance food for mind, body, and soul. They work closely with partners to produce the highest quality products from sustainable sources, pure water, and nutrient-rich soil.
Kombi Espresso Bar
Kombi Espresso Bar serves a range of exceptional coffee beverages, croissant sandwiches, and delicious empanadas amidst homey digs featuring artisan furnishings, wooden floorboards, a comfy couch, and two earnestly stocked bookshelves.
If you enjoyed this guide to the best coffee shops in Brickell, check out our list of the Top 10 Coffee Shops in Coral Gables!
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