Category Archives: Coffee shops in San Diego

Christmas Traditions

Bay Park Coffee 4130 Napier St. San Diego, CA 92110 619-275-4000 http://www.bayparkcoffee.com I have 3 things I must do every December:  see the Christmas lights on Garrison Street, see the Hotel Del Coronado Christmas tree, & have a peppermint mocha. … Continue reading

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Coffee + Creativity

Communal Coffee 2335 University Ave. (at Texas) San Diego, CA 92104 619-920-7887 http://www.communalcoffee.com The more we visit coffee shops the more I realize that there are so many ways to offer an unusual coffee experience. Communal Coffee is definitely a … Continue reading

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Thank You to Santos Coffee!

Santos Coffee House 3191 Thorn St. (near 32nd St.) San Diego, CA 92104 619-640-3376 Sixteen years ago after a class at City College I went looking  for a place to enjoy a good cup of coffee. That wasn’t easy 16 … Continue reading

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Happy Coffee Day!

Refill Café 3752 Park Blvd., near Robinson San Diego, CA 92103 619-677-2242 http://www.refillcafe.com Raise your cup today, Sept. 29, to coffee! For some reason this date was selected to celebrate America’s favorite hot beverage. (I’d say “beverage”, but that claim … Continue reading

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The Magic of Nitro Coffee

West Bean Coffee Roasters 2820 Historic Decatur Rd. Liberty Public Market San Diego, CA 92106 619-542-9142 (downtown location) http://www.thewestbean.com Perhaps you’ve heard the buzz about nitro coffee, but like me, you don’t really understand what it is. The word “nitro” … Continue reading

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Say Farewell

Espresso Mio 1920 Fort Stockton Dr. San Diego, CA 92103 619-501-6085 One of my favorite local coffee shops will be closing their doors at the end of June. (It’s a landlord issue.) This residential Mission Hills coffee shop has been … Continue reading

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A Progressive Coffee Party

Holsem Coffee 2911 University Avenue (near 30th in North Park) San Diego, CA 92104 619-564-8542 http://www.holsemcoffee.com Hawthorn Coffee 3019 Adams Avenue (near 30th on the edge of Normal…Normal Heights, that is) San Diego, CA 92116 619-501-4882 http://www.hawthorncoffee.com When we noticed … Continue reading

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