California is a haven for coffee lovers, with a thriving coffee culture and a diverse array of independent coffee shops.
From hipster hangouts in San Francisco to cozy spots in Los Angeles, the Golden State has no shortage of options for caffeine connoisseurs.
Whether you’re looking for a place to work remotely, catch up with friends, or simply savor a delicious cup of coffee, California’s coffee shops are sure to impress.
In this post, we’ve scoured the state to find the best coffee shops in California.
From the best roasts to the most unique ambiance, we’ve compiled a list of our top picks across the state.
We’ll share the highlights of each shop, including their coffee roasts, food offerings, ambiance, and service.
Whether you’re a local or planning a visit to California, be sure to check out our list of the best coffee shops for an unforgettable coffee experience.
- Beverly Hills
- Carmel by the Sea
- Chula Vista
- Culver City
- La Jolla
- Long Beach
- Los Angeles
- Newport Beach
- Orange County
- Palm Springs
- San Diego
- San Francisco
- San Jose
- Santa Ana
- Santa Barbara
- Santa Monica
- West Hollywood
We are sorry if the place you are interested in is not here. Our researchers are working as hard as they can to cover everywhere possible.
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My name is Dana Dupree and I am an avid coffee lover. Since I began college and realized what a heavy load writing majors took on, I have been a fan of the bean juice.
My job took me all over the US on book tours and press conferences, and my favorite part about the trip was exploring the best places to grab my cup of Joe.