Charity De Souza is a Florida native and travel enthusiast. Traveling to over 50 countries abroad and residing in 6, she has a passion for exploring new cultures. While Central Florida is where she calls home, her favorite travel memories include skydiving in Switzerland and watching the sunset in Morocco.
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Whether you’re looking for a cup of piping hot coffee, an iced concoction on a hot summer day, or a classic Cuban cafecito, Florida has all your coffee needs covered. From organic brews to unique flavors, you’ll find a range of charming coffee shops scattered throughout the state with friendly baristas serving up your favorite pick-me-up. Recharge your morning at one of these top coffee shops only found in the Sunshine State.
Boasting a one-of-a-kind pricing model, Credo is a non-profit coffee shop that works on a donation-based sales system. Truly a gem in Orlando, Credo is equally loved for its friendly baristas and hand-crafted coffee concoctions.
If you’re in need of a serious jolt of energy in the morning, the Cuban Coffee Queen is the place to be. Pair your café con leche with a homemade sandwich and be prepared to be blown away by the vibrant Cuban flavors.
An adorable hidden gem in South Florida, The Alchemist is a rustic treasure situated on a quiet street. Popular coffee choices include the super creamy and buttery Bulletproof coffee and their iced coffee with sweetened condensed milk.
A hipster-yet-welcoming vibe, Bold Bean produces incredibly addicting cups of joe. Here you’ll find the freshest ingredients, as they roast their own beans, make their syrups from scratch, and source cream from local farmers.
Axum Coffee has a mission to help others around the world, donating 100% of their profits (after rent, taxes, salaries, etc.) to help poverty and injustice. Thus, indulging in their popular iced coffee and delectable pastries seem like a no-brainer.
Consistently referred to as the kings of the local craft coffee movement, Panther serves up an extensive list of coffee from beans found around the world. Hipster but not pretentious, the nitro cold brew is a must at this trendy Wynwood shop.
Owned by two coffee lovers with ginger beards, Ginger Beard Coffee is like stepping into a microbrewery with coffee and donuts instead of beer. Try their buzzing nitro cold coffee in one of their unique Growlers for a perfect afternoon pick-me-up.
An inexpensive coffee shop with warm and inviting vibes, Lucky Goat has charming decor and baristas committed to their art. Consistently on top of their game, this shop consistently provides locals with exceptional coffee experiences.
A quaint mom-and-pop style coffee shop, Sips is a hidden gem known for its friendly staff that truly care about their patrons. Their quality list of drinks and the convenient drive-thru is just the icing on the cake.