Whether you're looking for a local roaster or a specially curated blend; searching for espresso, lattes or even coffee cocktails, here are the 4 best coffee shops in Dallas.
As you step into Drip Coffee Company, you’ll be welcomed with a bright, airy atmosphere and the earthy smell of a delicious brew. Drip Coffee Company roasts their coffee on-site Mondays through Saturdays to give customers the highest quality cup. If you’re just as obsessed with their coffee as we are, Drip sells their coffee beans for you to enjoy at home. 4343 Lovers Lane, 214.599.7800, dripcoffeeco.com
This cafe was founded by two coffee loving brothers from Australia determined to introduce the States to the Land Down Under’s take on the beloved beverage. In typical Aussie fashion, LDU’s coffee is unbelievably smooth to the taste, and their lattes both incredibly artistic and strong in flavor. And when you walk into LDU, you can rest assured that the staff will make you feel right at home with their welcoming spirit and dedication to the craft. 2650 N. Fitzhugh Ave. and 6913 Preston Road, lducoffee.com
La La Land Kind Cafe is in the business of kindness, and after passing into their quaint Bell Avenue cottage-style shop, it’s hard not to feel inspired to pass the good feelings right along. La La Land operates with the purpose of “employing and mentoring foster youth who are aging out of the system.” When you visit, try one of their colorful signatures: the butterfly latte and the lavender bloom matcha latte are a must. 5626 Bell Ave., 214.579.9550, lalalandkindcafe.com
Merit Coffee Co is all about quality—their regular travels to Central and South America and Africa to source the highest quality coffee are all the proof we need. Their cups stamped with “Y’all enjoy Merit Coffee” are evocative of the kind Southern spirit you’ll experience when you visit. Don’t forget to snag one of their famous homemade Pop-Tarts before you head out! 2639 Main St., 469.248.3440, meritcoffee.com
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