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Where to Grab Coffee in Buffalo & WNY

City Guide, Coffee / Tea, Food & Drink, Food & Drink Guides

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Written by Jessica Kelly

Published on June 7, 2022
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We all know about the popular spots to grab a solid cup of joe, but you might be surprised to learn about a few of these spots and all the good stuff (and vibes) they have to offer! Check out this list of coffee shops in the area next time you’re in need of a coffee fix.

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Chrusciki Bakery – Transit Rd

4475 Transit Rd Harris Hill, New York 14221 • $$

Bakery

North Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Chrusciki Bakery combines old-world European treats with modern-day fare to bring you a unique flavor experience. Our bakers can provide custom cakes and ...

Kaylena Marie’s Artisan Bakery + Cafe

3144 Orchard Park Road #103 Buffalo, NY 14224 • $$

BakeryCafe-CoffeeDessert

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

About Kaylena Marie's Bakery: Kaylena Marie's Bakery is a local favorite artisan bakery and cafe, specializing in rustic baked goods and gourmet desserts. ...

Allentown Café

220 Allen Street Buffalo, NY • $

Cafe-CoffeeAmerican

Other

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Breakfast and lunch comfort food. From SOB: When you cover restaurant openings long enough, you start to notice that there are a few types of people ...

Alternative Grounds Caffe

17 Main Street Middleport, NY 14067 • $$

Cafe-Coffee

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Nestled in a small town along the Erie Canal, we offer a breakfast and full lunch menu, as wells as a full coffee and espresso menu with smoothies, frappes, ...

Amy and Co.

6926 Buffalo Ave Niagara Falls, NY 14304 • $

Cafe-CoffeeBakery

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Homemade Sweets and Treats brought to you by the former baker of both Macoretta’s and Sugar Street Cafe. Serving New Day Coffee and affordable goodies ...

Big Big Table

272 Hudson St. Buffalo, NY 14201 • $$

Cafe-CoffeeAmericanPizzaInternational

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

Our mission is to provide a dignified response to hunger in our community, providing Buffalo and Western New York with accessible, affordable, nutritious and delicious ...

Breadhive Bakery & Cafe

402 Connecticut St Buffalo, New York 14213 • $$

BakeryDeli-SandwichesCafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

We are a small cafe and wholesale bread bakery in Buffalo, NY. Our mission is simple: 'Good bread, good work.' Visit our cafe at 402 Connecticut St. ...

Break’n Ground Coffee Co.

17 S Main St Holland, NY 14080 • $

Cafe-CoffeeBakery

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Break’n Ground is passionate about coffee and wants to share that passion with you! Stop in their shop to grab a baked good to enjoy with their carefully ...

Cafe Godot Buffalo

388 Porter Ave Buffalo, New York 14201 • $$

Cafe-CoffeeVegan

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Take Out

Cafe Godot is a cafe/restaurant with flexitarian (a mix of vegetarian, vegan, & carnivorous) food and beverage options owned and operated by Kevin ...

Caffe Aroma

957 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo, New York 14222 • $

Deli-SandwichesPizzaCafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Buffalo's longest running locally owned coffee shop. Serving great coffee and espresso, beer liquor and wine, fine italian panini and other lite fare. ...

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Candy Apple Cafe

81 Buell St. Alden, New York 14001 • $

AmericanBurgersCafe-Coffee

North Towns

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Candy Apple Cafe is the quintessential small town American diner, and it has small town prices too. ...

Clarence Center Coffee Company

9475 Clarence Center Rd. Clarence , New York 14032 • $

Deli-SandwichesAmericanCafe-Coffee

North Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Welcome to Clarence Center Coffee Co & Café.  A unique restaurant in Clarence, NY. Come here to get away from it all. Our friendly staff adds to ...

Comfort Zone Cafe

17 Main St Hamburg, New York 14075 • $

Cafe-CoffeeAmericanDeli-Sandwiches

South Towns

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Welcome to the Comfort Zone Cafe, a hometown favorite that has been serving up gourmet coffees, teas, and comfort foods since 1997! Our family of baristas ...

Coming Soon: Chrusciki Coffee Shop

24 Central Ave Lancaster, NY 14086 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Cheektowaga and East

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Coming soon: Chrusciki Bakery is opening a Coffeehouse in the village of Lancaster. The Coffeehouse will feature a selection of Chrusciki’s pastries, ...

Coming Soon: Remedy House – Allentown

23 Allen St Buffalo , NY 14202 • $$

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Remedy House 2 is coming to Allentown this summer 2022! At the new location you can expect the usual favorites, breakfast, lunch, and cocktails! The new ...

Coming Soon: The Healing Grounds Cafe

218-220 Grant St Buffalo, NY 14213 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

The Healing Grounds is a cooperative space fostering community sustainability through personal expansion. We embody mind, body, and spiritual healing through ...

Coming Soon: Undergrounds Coffee House & Roastery – Seneca One

1 Seneca St Buffalo, NY 14203 • $$

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

Online

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Undergrounds Coffee is opening its second location in downtown Buffalo in the Seneca One building. Renovations are still in the making but the new location ...

Country Cottage

4072 Beach Ridge Rd North Tonawanda, NY 14120 • $

AmericanDiner

Online

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Casual Table Service

Family style restaurant, giving you that feeling of eating with family. Come on in and join us. We also do catering, pizza and wings! ...

Craft Coffee House

6612 Campbell Blvd. Pendleton, NY 14094 • $

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

The best coffee anywhere near Pendleton, NY. Also serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner along with beer & wine. ...

Daily Planet Coffee

1862 Hertel Avenue Buffalo, New York 14216 • $

Cafe-Coffee

North Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

'At Daily Planet Coffee Company, our primary focus is to celebrate coffee and all that it encompasses. Coffee is warm and inviting, and we want to provide ...

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Dash’s Market – Hertel

Dash\'s Market, 1770, Hertel Avenue, North Park Buffalo, New York 14216 • $

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

North Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

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E Cafe

487 Main St Buffalo, NY 14203 • $

American

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Come join us for breakfast and lunch! We serve a variety of coffees, breakfast sandwiches, pancakes & french toast, omelettes, soups, salads, specialty ...

Em Tea Coffeecup Cafe

80 Oakgrove Ave Buffalo, New York 14208 • $

AmericanCafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

The EM Tea Coffee Cup Cafe, which has been in continuous operation since January 2000 (17 years and counting), and is located at 80 Oakgrove in the historic ...

F BITES Coffee & Kitchen

616 Niagara St Niagara Falls, NY 14303 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

F BITES Coffee and Kitchen is a below-cost cafe that supports F BITES’ Workforce Development program by employing students from the in-school curriculum ...

F BITES Coffee & Kitchen – East Amherst

6545 Transit Rd, East Amherst, NY 14051 • $

Cafe-Coffee

North Towns

Fast Casual / Counter Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Located in the Alden State Bank in East Amherst is F BITES, a student run coffee shop. ...

Fitz Books & Waffles

431 Ellicott Street Buffalo, NY 14203 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

FITZ sells good books, new and used.  We are drawn to books that reveal hidden histories and motivate us to be agents of change.  We believe that a reading ...

Five Points Bakery and Toast Cafe

44 Brayton St. Buffalo, New York 14213 • $

AmericanBakeryCafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Five Points is a bakery and toast cafe on Buffalo's West Side. Family owned and operated, our bakery, cafe' and local foods grocery store features organic, ...

Foibles Coffee & Pie

172 Rhode Island St Buffalo, New York 14213 • $

Cafe-CoffeeBakery

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Foibles Coffee & Pie is a cafe nestled in the Westside of Buffalo, NY. They serve locally roasted coffee and seasonal pie by the slice. ...

Forno e Gelato +39

18 Webster Street North Tonawanda, NY 14120 • $

Ice CreamBakery

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Forno e Gelato offers fresh gelato and baked goods. We offer grab and go desserts daily. We also supply both locations of Frankie Primo's +39 and Soho ...

Ginger Snap Patisserie

6572 E Quaker St. Orchard Park, NY 14127 • $

Bakery

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

A unique high-quality pastry experience. Offering French and American-inspired pastries, custom cakes, a full espresso bar, and light breakfast and lunch. ...

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Golden Cup Coffee

1323 Jefferson Ave Buffalo, New York 14208 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

The BEST coffee around roasted and ground in house! We provide coffee to many local, businesses, churches and schools.Our wonderful staff delivers high ...

Great Lakes Coffee Roasters

123 Stutzman Rd Bowmansville, New York 14026 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Cheektowaga and East

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Great Lakes Coffee Roasters is located near the shores of Lake Erie in Western New York. We roast in small batches to ensure quality and consistency. ...

Gypsy Kitchen’s Espresso Bar

272 East Ave Lockport, NY 14094 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Gypsy Kitchen Espresso Bar is a coffee shop located in the City of Lockport offering coffee, teas, and hand crafted espresso drinks. Drinks here are made ...

Jacks Corner Cafe

111 Genesee St, 100 Buffalo , NY 14203 • $$

Cafe-CoffeeAmerican

Buffalo

Fast Casual / Counter Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Coffee shop located in downtown Buffalo serving coffee, breakfast, juice, lunch and boutique coffee merchandise. Read Our Article About Their Opening [sm_anypost ...

Kornerstone Cafe – Larkinville

701 Seneca St Buffalo, New York 14210 • $$

Juice BarCafe-CoffeeHealth Food

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

Kornerstone Cafe and Juice Bar offers a wide variety of food $ drink options to satisfy diverse tastes. Each of our menu items provides nutritional value ...

Kornerstone Cafe and Juice Bar – East Aurora

33 Elm St East Aurora, New York 14052 • $$

Juice BarCafe-CoffeeHealth Food

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

Kornerstone Cafe and Juice Bar offers a wide variety of food $ drink options to satisfy diverse tastes. Each of our menu items provides nutritional value ...

Lancaster Coffee Co. and Cafe

19 West Main St Lancaster, NY 14086 • $

American

Cheektowaga and East

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Nestled in the heart of Lancaster Village. Offering Homemade soups, salads, artisan sandwiches, pastry, macarOn, wine, beer, espresso, & bubble tea ...

Mojo Market

3030 Delaware Avenue Buffalo, NY 14217 • $

Juice BarBakeryHealth FoodAmericanCafe-Coffee

North Buffalo

Take Out, Cafe / Coffee Shop

A family owned cafe and neighborhood market located in the heart of the Kenmore Village. Dedicated to sourcing local produce and featuring products made ...

Moriarty Meats Café Bar

1650 Elmwood Ave Buffalo, NY 14207 • $$

TapasAmerican

North Buffalo

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Our café bar encourages patrons to be present and enjoy their day with good food in a beautiful setting.   Read Our Article About Their Opening [sm_anypost ...

Orange Cat Coffee Co.

703 Center St Lewiston , New York 14092 • $

Deli-SandwichesCafe-Coffee

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Serves breakfast, lunch, coffee and drinks ...

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Overwinter Coffee – Elmwood

814 Elmwood Ave Buffalo, New York 14222 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

We'll keep things short and sweet: we decided to roast coffee because we didn't feel like there was enough good coffee being roasted locally and well, ...

Overwinter Coffee – Williamsville

5548 Main St Williamsville, NY 14221 • $

Cafe-Coffee

North Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

We will be open 8am-4pm everyday. We’ll keep things short and sweet: we decided to roast coffee because we didn’t feel like there was enough good ...

Paula’s Donuts – Tonawanda

2319 Sheridan Drive Tonawanda, New York • $

BakeryCafe-Coffee

Other

Cafe / Coffee Shop

3 locations: Tonawanda, Clarence and West Seneca, Paula's Donuts is a family owned and operated business. Baked fresh daily on premises. Open at 7am daily! ...

Platter’s Chocolate Factory & Cafe

908 Niagara Falls Blvd North Tonawanda,, New York 14150 • $

Cafe-CoffeeIce Cream

North Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Platter's Chocolates is a family owned and operated chocolate manufacturer located in North Tonawanda, New York. While we make many fine chocolates, we ...

Power City Eatery

444 Third St Niagara Falls, NY 14301 • $

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Power City Eatery (PCE) is a sandwich and coffee shop that specializes in housemade breads, bagels, and pastrami. ...

Public Espresso + Coffee – Seneca St.

2178 Seneca St Buffalo, New York 14210 • $

Cafe-CoffeeAmericanBakery

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

Our 2nd location is in another massive restoration project, this time the Shea's Seneca building on Seneca Street in South Buffalo. The project is the ...

Public Espresso + Coffee @ Hotel Lafayette

391 Washington St Buffalo, New York 14203 • $

Cafe-CoffeeBakery

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

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Remedy House

429 Rhode Island St Buffalo, New York 14213 • $$

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Inside, you'll find a hand-painted drink menu with all the beverages you need for a caffeine fix. This shop is serving coffee from Propeller Coffee aka ...

School Grounds

75 West Huron Street Buffalo, NY 14202 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Casual Table Service

An innovative restaurant run by the students and teachers at Buffalo School of Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management. ...

Scripts Cafe

12 East Ave Lockport, New York 14094 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Niagara County

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Creative cafe with quality food properly prepared.Scripts Cafe is right next door to the Historic Palace Theater. Making us the perfect stop before or ...

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Shirt Factory

115 West Center Street Medina, NY 14103 • $

Small PlatesCafe-Coffee

Other

Bar, Cafe / Coffee Shop

Located just off the Four Corners of Medina, NY, the Shirt Factory has been operating as a successful cafe since opening in 2006. In 2018, four Medina ...

SM-Blu Digital

4678 Big Tree Road Hamburg, NY 14075 • $

Bakery

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

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SPoT Coffee – Clarence

5205 Transit Road Buffalo, New York 14221 • $

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

North Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

SPoT designs, builds and operates community- oriented cafes that provide its customers from every lifestyle and culture with the highest quality service, ...

SPoT Coffee – Delaware Ave

227 Delaware Avenue Buffalo, New York 14202 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT designs, builds and operates community- oriented cafes that provide its customers from every lifestyle and culture with the highest quality service, ...

SPoT Coffee – Elmwood

765 Elmwood Ave Buffalo, New York 14222 • $

AmericanBakeryDeli-SandwichesCafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT designs, builds and operates community- oriented cafes that provide its customers from every lifestyle and culture with the highest quality service, ...

Spot Coffee – Hamburg

12 Main St Hamburg, New York 14075 • $

Cafe-CoffeeBakeryDeli-Sandwiches

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service

What Makes Us Special Good coffee is like good bread; it's best when it's fresh! SPoT only buys in-season coffees that have been recently harvested in ...

SPoT Coffee – Hertel

1406 Hertel Ave Buffalo, New York 14216 • $

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

North Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

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SPoT Coffee – Hertel Ave

1406 Hertel Avenue Buffalo, New York 14216 • $

Cafe-Coffee

North Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT designs, builds and operates community- oriented cafes that provide its customers from every lifestyle and culture with the highest quality service, ...

SPoT Coffee – Kenmore

1, Delaware Road, Tonawanda Town Kenmore, New York 14217 • $$

Deli-SandwichesCafe-Coffee

North Buffalo

Fast Casual / Counter Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT Coffee has been proudly operating in New York State since 1996. The company designs, builds, operates and franchises community-oriented cafes that ...

SPoT Coffee – OP

6519 E Quaker St Orchard Park, New York 14127 • $

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

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SpoT Coffee – Orchard Park

6519 E Quaker St Orchard Park, New York 14127 • $

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

South Towns

Cafe / Coffee Shop

One of SPot Coffee's Newest locations providing the same unique cafe experience that has made it a staple of Buffalo NY.   ...

SPoT Coffee – Roswell Park

Elm & Carlton Street Buffalo, New York 14226 • $$

Deli-SandwichesCafe-Coffee

North Towns

Fast Casual / Counter Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT Coffee has been proudly operating in New York State since 1996. The company designs, builds, operates and franchises community-oriented cafes that ...

SPoT Coffee – West Seneca

1300, Union Road, Ebenezer West Seneca, New York 14224 • $$

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Fast Casual / Counter Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT Coffee has been proudly operating in New York State since 1996. The company designs, builds, operates and franchises community-oriented cafes that ...

SPoT Coffee – Williamsville

5330 Main Street Williamsville, New York 14221 • $

Cafe-Coffee

North Towns

Fast Casual / Counter Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

SPoT designs, builds and operates community- oriented cafes that provide its customers from every lifestyle and culture with the highest quality service, ...

Steamworks Coffee Roasters

51 Steamworks Coffee, 51, Canal Street, Lockport Town Lockport, New York 14094 • $$

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

Niagara County

Cafe / Coffee Shop

We at Steamworks feel that coffee is much more than just your momentary jolt of caffeine. We start by obtaining some of the best green beans from around ...

Taste Bistro & Coffee Bar

634-3 Main St East Aurora, New York 14052 • $

Deli-SandwichesCafe-Coffee

South Towns

Casual Table Service, Cafe / Coffee Shop

The trend across the country is NOT to sit down to a big meal at a resturant anymore. Great sandwich bars are exploding in popularity, so Taste was born ...

The Bean Bastard

448 Elmwood Ave Buffalo, NY 14222 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

An independent roaster based out of Buffalo, NY that produces a variety of tasty coffee that will crank your dial up to 11. You don't have to be in Buffalo ...

The Black Sheep and Company

42 Aurora Street Lancaster, NY 14086 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Cheektowaga and East

Cafe / Coffee Shop

General Store and Lifestyle Cafe Mens and Women’s Clothing | Home Goods | & MORE ...

Three Stories Coffee Co.

1021 Broadway Buffalo, NY 14212 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Three Stories Coffee Co. is a small batch coffee roastery in Buffalo, NY. Our passion for great coffee and intentional economics led us to start Three ...

Tipico Coffee

1084 Elmwood Ave Buffalo, New York 14222 • $

Cafe-CoffeeAmerican

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Tipico Coffee is a renowned cafe and roastery in sunny Buffalo, NY. Wide open spaces filled with light and the perfect coffee. We are creators. Come create ...

Toasted – Larkinville

799 Seneca St Buffalo, NY 14210 • $$

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Toasted opened a second location in Larkin Square! Toasted believes in serving fresh and locally produced food whenever possible. They want every customer ...

True Bean Coffee

523 Main St Buffalo, NY 14203 • $$

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

TrueBean Coffee Company came from a place of reverence for people, the earth, and the ritual of self-care. Jason Dittly, founder and owner of TrueBean ...

Unapologetic Coffee

1375 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14209 • $

Cafe-Coffee

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

At Unapologetic Coffee Co. we aim to provide small batch, roasted quality coffee direct to consumers as well as small businesses. Specifically, looking ...

Undergrounds Coffee House and Roastery

580 South Park Ave Buffalo, New York 14210 • $$

Cafe-CoffeeDeli-Sandwiches

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop

A Word from Undergrounds Coffee House and Roastery Bill Metzger has been brewing something for more years than he's willing to admit. Starting with ...

Wonder Coffeehouse

323 Ganson St Buffalo, New York 14203 • $

Cafe-CoffeeAmerican

Buffalo

Cafe / Coffee Shop, Fast Casual / Counter Service, Take Out

We are Buffalonians! Born and raised! We are gritty, we don't give up and we live up to our 'City of Good Neighbors' name! Wonder Coffeehouse is located ...

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This post was originally published in 2017 and has been updated.

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