The Best Truly Local Coffee & Tea Shops in Los Angeles

No matter whether you’re a coffee or tea person, Los Angeles and its caffeine/theine outlets have you covered. Our locals know the best cafes and tea rooms to relax and recharge, get productive or enjoy your free time with your favorite beverage… or you may discover local preparations and completely different new drinks. Multinational chains can’t hold a candle next to our locals’ favourite coffee shops. Check them out!

Sawtelle Japantown – Japan on the Westside

Sawtelle Japantown – Japan on the Westside

Image by Sheila Stone

“Sawtelle Japantown” in LA may be THE place on the Westside to get your Japanese, Korean and Vietnamese food fix! Also plenty of shops — and karaoke!

Full Article by Sheila Stone

Stories – Books & cafe

Stories – Books & cafe

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“Stories” is a book & coffee shop in Los Angeles, a perfect place to grab a new favorite book out of somewhat obscure genres. I love their large patio!

Full Article by Julian Sosa

Stumptown Coffee – A fun coffee experience

Stumptown Coffee – A fun coffee experience

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“Stumptown Coffee” in Los Angeles is a fun, creative, welcoming space to have coffee, and their baked goods are much better than what you typically find…

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Tea Rose Garden – English tea in Pasadena

Tea Rose Garden – English tea in Pasadena

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“Tea Rose Garden” in Los Angeles is an oasis of genteel peace where I can indulge myself with the best afternoon tea sandwiches this side of the Atlantic.

Full Article by Sheila Stone

The Vegan Joint – Thai twist on vegan food

The Vegan Joint – Thai twist on vegan food

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“The Vegan Joint” in Culver City is a popular neighborhood spot that has frequent and loyal customers. I typically order a lentil burger and Thai Iced Tea.

Full Article by Kristina Nikols

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