Best Coffee Shops in Calgary
If you're like many people, you can't quite call a place home until you've found your local go-to coffee shop. In Calgary, there is no shortage of excellent coffee to be found, no matter what neighbourhood you're in.
To truly make your new neighbourhood in Calgary feel like home, check out some of these coffee shops until you find your new favorite.
Alforno Bakery & Cafe
Alforno Bakery & Cafe offers amazing coffee, and more. It's also a great place to grab a bite to eat, meet a friend, or set up a home-office-away-from-home for the day. The spacious cafe serves espresso drinks all day, with a food menu that features more than your typical pastries and to-go items. Try a pizza, pasta, beer, or wine and enjoy the comfortable ambiance.
A local chain, Analog Coffee has shops around the city so you can get your caffeine fix from anywhere in town, like the Beltline or the Calgary Farmer's Market. The vibe and aesthetic of the brand are cool, but the real reason they have so many loyal patrons is the coffee itself. Their single-origin beans are locally roasted and transformed into delicious pour-overs and espresso drinks.
Calgary Heritage Roasting Company
As their name implies, Calgary Heritage Roasting Company is known in the community for artfully roasting coffee. Founded by two woodland firefighters who developed a love for roasting coffee, the company has become the perfect place to grab a cup of coffee or a pound of beans to bring home.
Gravity Espresso and Wine Bar
Blending two favorite beverages, Gravity Espresso and Wine Bar has something to offer any time of day. Order a delicious pastry or tapas to pair with your drink and enjoy it all in a space that is ideal for meet-ups. Live music from local artists can also be enjoyed on many evenings.
Phil and Sebastian
Phil and Sebastian is one of the best-known coffee brands in Calgary, with six locations throughout the city that provide a cool place to hang out or meet up with friends over an amazing cup of coffee. Named after the two founders, Phil and Sebastian offer a consistently enjoyable experience whether you stop by their shop to stay a while or just pop in to replenish your local coffee beans for home.
What started in a tiny coffee house has expanded to three beautiful locations, with a reputation for amazing coffee. Monogram Coffee offers drinks to enjoy in the cafe or to go, as well as locally roasted beans that are widely considered some of the best in town. Founded by long-time award-winning baristas, you can trust the meticulous practices that provide amazing coffee from Monogram.
Rosso Coffee Roasters
With locations all around the city, Rosso Coffee Roasters offers a chic coffee shop experience with locally roasted beans. When you stop by for a pound of beans or a beautiful latte, don't forget to try one of the homemade Oreo-style cookies that have made them famous in town.