7 Must Try Coffees in Los Angeles

March 18, 2019

In Collaboration with LAEats

LAeats is serious about food, and we are equally serious about our coffee. Finding the best coffee shops, coffee roasters, and coffees to drink is one of the reasons LAEats started. About 70% of the coffees we try don't make our strict criteria, so know we only share the best of the best, and this list is the MUST TRY Coffees from all over LA.

Prepare for some great Single Origin coffees and doughnuts that'll get you down to the beach, and Cofftails which are coffee cocktails and will give you a new way to enjoy your favorite caffeine. Americanos might be made with shots of espresso, though you drink them just like your favorite hot or iced coffee, so you will see them on this list. Don't worry we have Cold Brew covered, and all of these coffees have been tried without sugar or cream. From Korea town to Santa Monica, and Studio City to Calabasas this list of hot, cold and other kinds of coffee will make you want to try all 7 in one very long caffeinated day.

7. Topanga Table 9

  • Coffee

☕️9|Drink--8.7|Service--9|Environment ORGANIC COFFEE -- $3.50 . . #eatsfact ™ The Topanga Table is expanding their great outdoor patio by about 50%. Try their Organic Groundwork’s Coffee with brunch. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Topanga, CA -- The Topanga Table . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . --Tag a friend ---- who’d drink this . . ⌨️+-- By: @LAeats . CATEGORIES: Brunch, Coffee, Topanga, Coffee, Coffee Shop, Breakfast, Organic, Organic Coffee . . . @thetopangatable @groundworks

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6. Sidecar Doughnut- Santa Monica, CA & Costa Mesa, CA

  • Cold Brew

--9.1|Food--9|Service--8.7|Environment COLD BREW -- $5.00 (Large) . #eatsfact ™ Sidecar Donuts & Coffee is originally from Newport Beach,CA and us know for their Huckleberry Don’t. Newport Beach is also where their coffee roaster Common Room is based who roasts their custom blend. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Santa Monica, CA -- Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee . . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . --Tag a friend ---- who’d drink this . . --|⌨️ By: @LAeats . CATEGORIES: Coffee Shop, Coffee, Espresso, Coffee Shop, Doughnuts, Donuts . @commonroomroasters @sidecardoughnuts

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5. Red Window Coffee- Studio City, CA

  • Americano

☕️9|Food--8.7|Service--8.4|Environment AMERICANO -- $3.00 . . FOLLOW @LAeats 500+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . #EatsFact ™ Red Window Coffee sources their roasted coffee beans from Tectonic Coffee, a local Los Angeles roster that opened in 2016 founded by Deaton Pigot. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . -- Studio City, CA --Red Window Coffee . -- Tag Your Friends ---- . ⌨️+-- By: @LAeats . . CATEGORIES: Drinks, Coffee, Americano, Milk, Sugar . . @redwindowcoffee

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4. Cofax Coffee - Los Angeles - Fairfax District

  • Drip Coffee

☕️ 9.2|Food --8|Service --8|Environment . DRIP COFFEE -- $4.00 . #eatsfact ™ Cofax Coffee serves Stumptown Coffee or Ruby Roasters for their drip selection. TIP: Call in your breakfast orders to have them ready when you arrive. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Los Angeles - Fairfax, CA -- Cofax Coffee . . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . --Tag a friend ---- who’d drink this . Drip Coffee Ruby Colorful Coffee - EL SALVADOR Talnamica Roasted 10/26/2017 . ⌨️+-- By: @LAeats . CATEGORIES: Brunch, Coffee, Americano, Draft Latte, Espresso, Iced Coffee, Coffee Shop . . . @cofaxcoffee @stumptowncoffee @rubyroasters

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3. Cold Cocked Coffee - Los Angeles - Korea Town

  • Mexican Mole

☕️ 9.6|Food--N/A*--9|Environment MEXICAN MOLE -- $5.00 . #EatsFact ™ Cold Cocked specializes in iced coffees & tea cocktails, called “Cofftails” for the iced coffees. They’re also proud of their hot drip coffee. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Los Angeles - KTown, CA -- Cold Cocked Coffee . . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . --Tag a friend ---- who’d drink this ☕️ . . ⌨️+-- By: @LAeats . . CATEGORIES: Drinks, Coffee, Iced Coffee, Cofftails, Coffee Cocktail, KTown . * Adam Fleischman crafted the great drinks during our visit to Cold Cocked Coffee. . @coldcockedcoffee @adam.fleischman @jeffrey_merrihue . . CATEGORIES: Brunch, Coffee, Topanga, Coffee, Coffee Shop, Breakfast, Organic, Organic Coffee

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2. Bluestone Lane  -Los Angeles

  • Long Black (American)

☕️9.6|Drink--9|Service--8|Environment LONG BLACK (Americano) -- $3.25 . #eatsfact ™ Bluestone Lane has 8 cafes on the east coast in DC, NJ, NY,& PA in addition to their growing coffee shops across the US. . . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . . -- Los Angeles, CA -- Bluestone Lane . . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . --Tag a friend ---- who’d drink this . ⌨️+-- By: @LAeats . CATEGORIES: Brunch, Coffee, Americano, Latte, Espresso, Iced Coffee, Coffee Shop, Long Black . . @bluestonelanecoffee

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1. 10 Speed Coffee- Calabasas & Santa Monica, CA

  • Single Origin (Costa Rica)

☕️9.8|Food--9.8|Service--9.6|Environment SINGLE ORIGIN (Costa Rica) -- $4.00 . . #EatsFact ™ 10 Speed Coffee recently opened a new location in Santa Monica on 20th and Santa Monica Blvd. The Santa Monica location is also bike friendly and has its own outdoor patio too. . Worth the --? -- Worth a return visit? -- . -- Calabasas, CA -- 10 Speed Coffee . . FOLLOW @LAeats 550+ Reviews --+-- All 8️⃣--- . . --Tag a friend ---- who’d drink this . . Single Origin Coffee - Currently Costa Rica . ⌨️+-- By: @LAeats . CATEGORIES: Brunch, Coffee, Americano, Latte, Espresso, Iced Coffee, Coffee Shop, Single Origin, Calabasas, Santa Monica, Breakfast . . . @10speedcoffee @10speedcoffeebar

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