Top 5 Coffee Shops in Johnson City

A Guide to Johnson City Coffee Shops

Blue’s Brews

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Near and dear to the heart of downtown, Blue’s Brews is an aesthetically-gifted gem among Johnson City coffee shops, given its cozy seating arrangements, vibrant plants, earnestly stocked bookshelves, and tantalizing aroma of gourmet java. The attention to detail that has gone into designing this adorable abode with a delightful balance of charm and utility makes it an easy go-to for daytime meetings with colleagues, long overdue coffee dates, or solo study sessions. Should you meander on in at the tail end of an exhaustive work day, feel free to take a load off with a crisp craft beer.

Dos Gatos Coffee Bar

Snuggled amidst the gorgeous buildings and storefronts lining Main Street, Dos Gatos offers guests a warm atmosphere underscored by wooden furnishings, art-dappled minimalistic white walls, and accommodations for remote work. In addition to carefully brewed coffee enhanced with house-made syrups and gram-worthy latte art, they have a wide selection of Harney & Sons tea, an entire menu of tea lattes and non-coffee beverages, and a cold case stocked with Dr. Enuf and various sparkling waters.

The toasts are made with freshly baked bread, cut an inch thick, and loaded with delicious toppings, while the pastry case contains coffee cake, muffins, and other assorted goods (vegan and gluten-free options available).

Open Doors Coffeehouse

Situated on the breezy corner of Roan and 8th, this cute blue cottage serves specialty coffee and Belgian Liege Waffles in wholesome digs. The front porch treats visitors to beautiful views of the Tennessee mountains, and there’s even a drive-thru that’ll get you right back on the road and moving toward your final destination in no time.

Pike House Coffee Roasters

If you truly love and appreciate the art of java, search no further than Pike House, which is passionate about intentionally micro-batch roasting the world’s finest beans on-site, the site being, the historic Burlington Mill, might we add. Whether you’d like to sink into a couch or armchair and appreciate the company of loved ones over a steamy cup of joe, set up near the sunny front window where they roast, or peacefully work amidst the old-world charm of a reliable neighborhood gathering place, Pike House has got you covered.

For those paranormal enthusiasts out there, the massive building harbors many corridors, cavernous undeveloped spaces, and areas that have been described as unsettling, eery, and even surreal.


Bebettes is a quaint New Orleans-style coffeehouse providing patrons an environment with several seating arrangements, lush greenery, natural sunlight, and a drive-thru for added convenience. the staff maintains a tempting selection of premium coffee and lattes paired with house syrups, made-to-order beignets, and mouthwatering sandwiches.


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