The Best Truly Local Coffee & Tea Shops in Washington DC

No matter whether you’re a coffee or tea person, Washington DC 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!

A Baked Joint – So much more than a coffee shop

A Baked Joint – So much more than a coffee shop

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“A Baked Joint” in Washington DC became my new fave cafe/restaurant spot the moment I first stepped my foot into it. They make great coffee & sandwiches…

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Bakers and Baristas – Tarts and Wi-Fi

Bakers and Baristas – Tarts and Wi-Fi

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“Bakers and Baristas” is a small, independently owned coffee shop in Washington DC. I recommend their delicious pastries you won’t know you’ve been craving

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Big Bear Cafe – Great neighborhood coffee spot

Big Bear Cafe – Great neighborhood coffee spot

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“Big Bear Cafe” is a cozy, friendly neighborhood shop in Washington D.C. They have sandwiches, pastries and salads. The iced coffee is my favorite.

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Cafe Saint-Ex – Parisian Cafe in D.C.

Cafe Saint-Ex – Parisian Cafe in D.C.

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“Cafe Saint-Ex” in Washington DC is one of my favourite cafe-bars in the whole city. In it, you feel like you’re alone for a drink in a Hemingway novel.

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Colada Shop – Cuban food on 14th Street

Colada Shop – Cuban food on 14th Street

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“Colada Shop” is a Cuban cafe in Washington DC. I go there on the days I need a little more flavor and color in my life. Definitely try their empanadas…

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