Are you in the mood for a new way to start your day? If your way of waking up is with a delicious cup of java, tea, or tasty pastry, then Albuquerque has plenty of great options. Albuquerque is home to a number of unique places to have the perfect espresso or refreshing cup of tea. Here’s a few of the best places to get coffee and tea in Albuquerque.
Trifecta Coffee Company
Known as the first combined coffee roaster, coffee bar, and bakery in Albuquerque, Trifecta also features roasts from around the world, including coffees from Latin America, Mexico, South America, Africa, and the Pacific Rim. The coffee is not the only great thing about Trifecta. Their pastries area all the rage, with blueberry scones, apple cake, and quiché of feta and artichoke. The atmosphere is relaxed, as are the people who work here. All this adds up to Trifecta being a favorite morning spot in Albuquerque.
This family owned espresso bar features locally roasted coffees that are certified organic fair trade. Located in downtown Albuquerque, you can enjoy your brew in the charming atmosphere inside the shop, or get some fresh air in their sidewalk seating. All three owners, Greg, Nina, and Pablo are talented baristas, assuring a perfect brew with every visit. A downtown Albuquerque gem for sure.
If you find yourself in the sawmill district of Albuquerque, make sure you stop by Prismatic. Not only can you get an outstanding cup of coffee, but they feature stroopwafels, a waffle cookie from the Netherlands. The owners and baristas take pride in what they do and it shows. This is not the coffee you find at the big chains. They highlight the quality and care of fine coffee roasting. And of course you’ll find their passion translates to great customer service. And if you need a little help deciding what you want, their unique flavor wheel can help you chose the perfect brew.
Humble Coffee Company
In addition to having some of the best coffee in Albuquerque, Humble Coffee also features breakfast burritos which are a big hit with customers. If you’re a tea drinker, then you’ll also find this to be a great place to sit and sip your favorite selection. The vibe is hip and modern, yet charming. You can relax inside and take advantage of free wi-fi, or enjoy the outside patio.
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