Coffee Shops by Neighborhood

Coffee by Neighborhood:
San Diego City by Neighborhood:
Bankers Hill:
Café Bassam, 3088 5th Ave. (between Quince & Redwood), www.cafebassam.com
James Coffee Co., 2870 4th Ave.(near Palm), www.jamescoffeeco.com/
La Marque, 3590 5th Ave. (between Brookes & Walnut), www.lamarquecafe.com
Royal Stone, 3401 First Ave. (at Upas), www.royalstonebistro.com

Barrio Logan:
Café Moto, 2619 National Ave. (near 26th St.), www.cafemoto.com
Cafe Virtuoso,  1616 National Ave. (near 16th St.), www.cafevirtuoso.com
Por Vida, 2146 Logan Ave. (near Sampson St.), www.porvidasd.com
Ryan Brothers Coffee, 1894 Main St. (at Cesar Chavez), www.ryanbroscoffee.com

Bay Park (Clairemont area):
Bay Park Coffee, 4130 Napier St. (off Morena), 619-275-4000, www.bayparkcoffee.com
Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, 1270 Morena Blvd., www.birdrockcoffee.com
Caffe Vicino, 2615 Denver St. (near Clairemont Dr. & I-8), www.caffevicino.net
Jitters Express, 1411 Morena Blvd., 619-276-2040

Clairemont (more under Bay Park):
Clairemont Coffee, 3095 Clairemont Dr. (near Iroquois Ave.), 619-275-2305
85 Degrees Bakery Cafe, 5575 Balboa Ave. (near Genesee Ave.), www.85cafe.us

City Heights: 
Burly & the Bean, 3014 Columbine St. (at Poplar St.), 619-548-5889
City Heights Coffee, 4323 El Cajon Blvd.(near 43rd), www.cityheightscoffeehouse.org

College (see Rolando)

Cortez Hill:
Achilles Coffee Roasters, 703 Ash St. (at 7th Ave.), 415-215-5605, http://achillescoffeeroasters.com/

Downtown:
Brickyard Coffee & Tea, 675 W. G St. (at Kettner Blvd.), 619-696-7220
Cafe de L’Opera, 1354 5th Ave. (between A & Ash), 619-234-0425
Café Lulu, 419 F St. (near 4th Ave.), www.cafelulusd.com
Cat Cafe, 472 Third Ave. (at Island), www.catcafesd.com
Copa Vida, 655 W. Broadway (near India), www.copa-vida.com
Crocevia Coffee Co., 690 First Ave. (at G St.), 619-798-3445
Elixir Espresso Bar, 427 C St. (between 4th & 5th Ave.), www.elixirespressobar.com
Gran Havana Lounge, 745 Fourth Ave. (between F & G St.), www.granhavana.com
Lion Coffee, 101 Market St. (at First Ave.), www.lionmainland.com
Simon Says Coffee, 430 F St. (at 5th Ave.), www.simonsayscoffeebar.com/smile
Skybound Coffee & Dessert Lounge, 101 W. Market (at Front St.)
West Bean Coffee Roasters, 240 Broadway, www.thewestbean.com

East Village:
Bean Bar, 1068 K St. (at 11th, across from the library), www.sdbeanbar.com
Bottega Americano, 1195 Ave. (at Park Blvd.), www.bottegaamericano.com
Cafe de L’Opera, 910 J St. (near 9th), 619-234-0425
Coffee & Art, 777 6th Ave. (between F & G St.), www.sdcoffeeart.com
Coffee & Tea Collective, 631 9th Ave. (near Market), www.coffeeandteacollective.com/
Copa Vida, 927 J. St. (by Petco Park), www.copa-vida.com
Halcyon Coffee Bar & Lounge, 1429 Island Ave. (between 14th & 15th), 619-234-0807
Market Hall, 969 Market St. (at 9th), www.themarkethall.com
Meshuggah Shack, 1188 Market St. (at Park Blvd.), www.meshuggahshack.com
The Living Room, 330 Park Blvd. (at the Central San Diego Library courtyard)
Zanzibar Café, 707 G St. (at 7th Ave.), www.zanzibarcafé.com

Golden Hill:
Dark Horse Coffee Roasters, 811 25th St. (at F St.), www.darkhorsecoffeeroasters.com
Influx Cafe, 1948 Broadway (at 20th St.), www.influxcafe.com
Krakatoa Café, 1128 25th St. (between B & C Streets), www.krakatoacafe.com

Grant Hill:
Imperial Coffee Grounds, 2920 Imperial Ave. (near 30th), 619-518-2378

Hillcrest:
Industrial Grind Coffee 3922 Park Blvd. (near University) & 1433 University Ave.         (near Richmond), www.industrialgrindcoffee.com
Kona Coffee Co., 3995 5th Ave. (at Washington St.), www.konacoffeesd.com
Lestat’s, 1045 University Ave.(btwn. Vermont & 10th Ave.), www.lestats.com
Pappalecco Caffe, 3650 5th Ave. (south of Pennsylvania Ave.), www.pappalecco.com
Refill,3752 Park Blvd. (at Robinson), www.refillcafe.com
Subterranean Coffee Boutique, 412 University Ave. (between 4th & 5th Ave.), www.subterraneancoffeeboutique.com

Kensington:
Kensington Café, 4141 Adams Ave. (at Marlborough Dr.), www.kensingtoncafesd.com
Pappalecco, 4202 Adams Ave. (btw Biona Dr. & 42nd St.), www.pappalecco.com    

La Jolla:
Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, 5627 La Jolla Blvd. (near Forward St.), www.birdrockcoffee.com
Brick & Bell, 928 Silverado St. (near Girard) and 2216 Avenida de la Playa (near El Paseo        Grande at La Jolla Shores), 858-344-5928
Café Mojoe, 7513 La Jolla Blvd. (faces Pearl St.), 858-456-9663
Caroline’s Seaside Café, 8610 Kennel Way (at Scripps Institute), www.carolinesseasidecafe.com
La Clochette du Coin, 6830 La Jolla Blvd.(near Nautilus St.), laclochetteducoin.com
Latte by the Sea, 7855 Ivanhoe Ave. (coffee cart with seating at Ivanhoe & Wall St.)
The Living Room, 1010 Prospect St. (at Girard), www.livingroomcafe.net
Pannikin Coffee & Tea, 7467 Girard Ave. (near Pearl), www.pannikincoffeeandtea.com
Shore Thing Cafe, 8080 La Jolla Shores Dr., www.shorethingcafe.com

Liberty Station:
Chi Chocolat, 2690 Historic Decatur Rd., www.chichocolat.net
Con Pane Rustic Breads & Cafe, 2750 Dewey Rd., 619-224-4344
Moniker Coffee Co., 2860 Sims Rd., www.monikergeneral.com                                               West Bean Coffee Roasters, 2820 Historic Decatur Rd., www.thewestbean.com

Little Italy:
Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, 2295 Kettner Blvd. (near Juniper), www.birdrockcoffee.com
Caffe Italia, 1704 India St. (north of Date St.), www.caffeeitalialittleitaly.com
Heartsleeves Coffee, 621 W. Fir (near India St.), 619-431-0231
Lofty Coffee, 444 W. Cedar St.(at Columbia), www.loftycoffeeco.com
Influx Cafe, 750 W. Fir St. (at India), www.influxcafe.com
James Coffee, 2355 India St. (near Kalmia), www.jamescoffeeco.com
Lofty Coffee, 444 W. Cedar St. (at Columbia), www.loftycoffeeco.com
Pappalecco Caffe, 1602 State St. (at Cedar St.), www.pappalecco.com
Tazza D’ Oro, 1603 India St. (at Cedar St.), www.tazzadorosd.com

Mira Mesa:  to be explored…

Mission Beach:
Better Buzz Coffee, 3745 Mission Blvd. (north of Santa Clara Pl.), www.betterbuzzcoffee.com
North Shores Cafe, 3125 Ocean Front Walk (at Belmont Park’s Wave House)
The Swell Café , 3833 Mission Blvd. (north of Santa Clara Pl.), www.swellcoffeeco.com

Mission Hills:
Espresso Mio, 1525 Fort Stockton Dr. (in Mission Hills Nursery), 619-840-9794
Gelato Vera Caffe, 3753 India St. (at foot of Washington St. hill), www.gelatoveracaffe.com
Heartwork Coffee Bar, 3993 Goldfinch St. (near Washington St.), www.heartworkcoffeebar.com
Kettle and Stone, 1619 W. Lewis St. (near Stephens St.), 619-326-8505
Meshuggah Shack, 4048 Goldfinch (at Fort Stockton), www.meshuggahshack.com

Mission Valley:
Intermezzo Espresso Bar, 7610 Hazard Center (near Barnes & Noble), 619-296-5282
Demi Cafe, 6110 Friars Rd., www.demicafecafe.com

Normal Heights:
Café Cabaret, 3739 Adams Ave. (just west of I-15), www.acafecabaret.com
Dark Horse Coffee Roasters, 3260 Adams Ave. (near 33rd St.), www.darkhorseroasting.com
Lestat’s, 3343 Adams Ave. (near 33rd St.), www.lestats.com
Twigg’s, 2804 Adams Ave. (at Idaho), www.twiggs.org

North Park:
Cafe Calabria, 3933 30th St. (north of University), www.caffecalabria.com
Cafe Madeleine, 2850 El Cajon Blvd.(at Utah), www.cafemadeleinesd.com
Claire de Lune Coffee Lounge, University Ave. (gone, but missed)
Coffee and Tea Collective, 2911 El Cajon Blvd. (near 30th St.), www.coffeeandteacollective.com
Communal Coffee, 2335 University Ave. at Texas, 619-363-7737
Dark Horse Coffee Roasters, 3794 30th (on North Park Way), www.darkhorseroasting.com
Hawthorn Coffee, 3019 Adams Ave. (east of 30th St.), www.hawthorncoffee.com
Heaven Sent Desserts, 3011 University Ave. (east of 30th St.), www.heavensentdesserts.com
Holsem Coffee, 2911 University Ave. (near 30th St.), www.holsemcoffee.com/
Influx Cafe, 3000 Upas St. (at 30th St.), www.influxcafe.com/northpark/
Nomad Donuts, 4504 30th St. (near Monroe Ave.), www.nomaddonuts.com/
Santos Coffee, 3191 Thorn St. (between Herman & 32nd St.), 619-640-3376
StreetCar Merchants, 4002 30th St. (near Lincoln Ave.), 619-546-9010
Swami’s, 2920 University Ave. (between 29th & 30th St.), www.swamiscafesd.com
Subterranean Coffee Boutique, 3764 30th St. (near North Park Way), www.subterraneancoffeeboutique.com
Torque Moto Cafe, 3604 30th St.(btwn Dwight & Landis)
Young Hickory, 4096 30th St. (between Lincoln & Polk), www.younghickory.com

Ocean Beach (OB):
Azucar (Cuban coffee), 4820 Newport Ave. (near Sunset Cliffs Blvd.), www.iloveazucar.com
The Coffee Method, 4993 Niagara Ave. (faces Bacon St.), 619-737-6375
Java Beach, 4723 Pt. Loma Ave. (near Ebers St.), 619-523-6304
Jungle Java, 5047 Newport Ave. (near the beach), 619-224-0249
Lazy Hummingbird, 4876 Santa Monica Ave. (near Cable St.), www.lazyhummingbird.com
Newbreak Cafe, 1959 Abbott St. & 1830 Sunset Cliffs Blvd., www.newbreakcafe.com
OB Beans, 4879 Newport Ave. (near Cable St.), https://obbeans.com/
Te Mana Cafe, 4956 Voltaire St. (between Bacon & Cable St.), www.temanacafe.com
Tiki Port (officially Pirates Cove Tiki Port), 4896 Voltaire (at Cable St.), 619-213-3984
To the Point, 4161 Voltaire St. (near Catalina Blvd.), 619-226-6222
Your Mama’s Mug, 4967 Newport Ave. (between Bacon & Cable St.), 619-523-0687

Old Town:
The American House, 2767 San Diego Ave.(facing the plaza), 619-683-2416, www.americanhousecoffeetea.com
Java Joe’s, 2611 Congress St., www.javajoessd.com/
The Living Room, 2541 San Diego Ave. (near Twiggs St.), www.livingroomcafe.com/oldtown.html
Viva el Cafe, 2745 Calhoun St. (in Fiesta de Reyes Plaza), 619-299-2230

Pacific Beach:
Better Buzz Coffee, 1186 & 1909 Garnet, www.betterbuzzcoffee.com
Cafe 20/20, 4105 Mission Blvd. (at Pacific Beach Dr.) 858-886-7792
Café 976, 976 Felspar St. (at Cass), www.cafe976felspar.com/
Crown Point Coffee, 3510 Ingraham St. (at La Cima Dr.), www.crownpointcoffee.com
Java Earth Café, 4978 Cass St. (near Loring), www.javaearthcafe.com
Koffee Kat, 4750 Cass St. (near Missouri St.), www.koffeekat.com
Kono’s Coffee Cart, Pacific Beach boardwalk (next to Kono’s Café, 704 Garnet), www.konoscoffee.com
Leilani’s Café, 5109 Cass St. (near Tourmaline), 858-361-1280
99 Cups of Coffee, 4680 Cass St. (near Diamond), www.ninetyninecups.com
Olive Baking Company, 735 Santa Clara Pl., www.olivebakingcompany.com
Pacific Bean, 712 Garnet (near beach boardwalk), 858-273-8918
Perky Beans Coffee, 4750 Cass St. (at Missouri), www.perkybeanscoffee.com
Turquoise Coffee Co., 5026 Cass St. (near Opal St.), www.turquoisecoffee.com
Woody’s Breakfast, 4111 Ocean Blvd. (on the boardwalk near Pacific Beach Dr.), 858-272-3138

Point Loma
Better Buzz Coffee, 1480 Rosecrans St., (at Hugo), www.betterbuzzcoffee.com
Coffee Hub Cafe, 2907 Shelter Island Dr. (at Scott St.), www.coffeehubsd.com
Living Room, 1018 Rosecrans St. (near Talbot St.), www.livingroomcafe.com/ptloma.html
Point Loma Coffee, 1302 Rosecrans St. (at Dickens St.), www.techoutfitters.com

Rancho Bernardo:
Sweet Pea Coffee Cottage, 13330 Paseo del Verano (at Bernardo Winery), 858-592-4700

Rancho Penasquitos:
Bad Ass Coffee of Hawaii, 9878 Carmel Mountain Rd. (off Route 56), 858-240-7077

Rolando (near SDSU):
Clockwork Coffee Shoppe, 4653 College Ave., www.clockworkcoffeeshoppe.com
Duet Coffee, 2526 El Cajon Blvd.(near Rolando Ct.), 619-230-5787
The Living Room, 5900 El Cajon Blvd. (near 59th St.), www.livingroomusa.com/lrsdsu

Scripps Ranch:
Java Mama, 9880 Hibert St. (off Mira Mesa Blvd., east of I-15), www.javamama.com

Serra Mesa:
Bear Buns Bakery, 3251 Greyling Dr. (off Sandrock Rd.), 858-573-2327

Sherman Heights:
Imperial Grounds Coffee, 2920 Imperial Ave. (near 30th), 619-518-2378

Sorrento Valley:
Zumbar Coffee & Tea, 10920 Roselle St. (exit Sorrento Valley Rd. off I-5), www.zumbarcoffee.com

South Park:
Café Madeleine, 2248 30th St. (at Juniper), 619-544-1735
Captain Kirk, 2031 Fern St. (between Hawthorn & Grape)
Eclipse Chocolate, 2145 Fern St. (at Ivy), www.eclipsechocolate.com
Rebecca’s, 3015 Juniper St. (at 30th St. where it becomes Fern St.), www.rebeccascoffeehouse.com

Tierrasanta:
Industrial Grind, 6020 Santos Rd., www.industrialgrindcoffee.com

University City:
(to be explored)

University Heights:
Meraki Cafe, 1735 Adams Ave. (near Park Blvd.), www.merakicafesd.com
Lestat’s, 4496 Park Blvd. (at Monroe), www.lestats.com
Mystic Mocha, 2105 Mission Ave. (between Alabama & Mississippi), 619-688-0858
Twigg’s, 4590 Park Blvd. (at Madison), www.twiggs.org

San Diego County:
Alpine:
Janet’s Montana Café, 2506 Alpine Blvd., 619-659-3874 (ask for Calabria coffee)

Borrego Springs:
Calicos, 587 Palm Canyon Dr., 760-767-7747
The Big Horn Fudge Co, 590 Palm Canyon Dr., 760-767-5407, www.bighornfudge.com (closed June 1-Sept. 30)

Cardiff by the Sea:
Pappalecco, 2101 San Elijo Ave., www.pappalecco.com
Zumbar Coffee & Tea, 111 Chesterfield Dr. (off San Elijo Ave.), www.zumbarcoffee.com

Carlsbad:
Baba Coffee, 2727 State St., http://babacoffee.com/
La Costa Coffee, 6965 El Camino Real, www.lacostacoffee.com
Vinaka Cafe, 300 Carlsbad Village Dr., www.vinakacafe.net

Chula Vista:

Agave Coffee & Cafe, 303 H St. (near 3rd Ave.), www.agavecoffeeandcafe.com
Caffe Tazza Coffeehouse, 374 East H St. (east of I-805), www.caffetazzacoffeehouse.com
Cool Down Coffee, 750 E. St. (at I-5 exit E St.), www.cooldowncoffee.com
D’Volada, 320 3rd Ave. (between F & G Streets), 619-427-0040, www.dvolada.com

Coronado:
Tartine, 1106 1st St. (near the ferry landing), Coronado, www.tartinecoronado.com

Del Mar:
Champagne Bakery, 12955 El Camino Real (at Del Mar Heights Rd.), www.champagnebakery.com 
Pannikin Coffee & Tea, 2670 Via de la Valle (just east of I-5),   www.pannikincoffeeandtea.com
Pappalecco, 12925 El Camino Real, www.pappalecco.com
Swell Coffee Co., 2670 Via de la Valle (east of I-5), www.swellcoffeeco.com

El Cajon:
The Coffee Grounds, 2654 Jamacha Rd. (in Rancho San Diego Center), www.thecoffeegrounds103.com

Encinitas:
Better Buzz Coffee, 578 S. Coast Hwy.101, www.betterbuzzcoffee.com
Ironsmith Coffee Roasters, 458 S. Coast Hwy. (south of Encinitas Blvd.), www.ironsmithcoffee.com
Lofty Coffee Co., 90 & 97 N. Highway 101 (just north of Encinitas Blvd.), www.loftycoffeeco.com
Pannikin Coffee & Tea, 510 North Highway 101 (in old train station), www.pannikincoffeeandtea.com
Philz Coffee Co., 1060 S. Coast Highway 101, www.philzcoffee.com
St. Tropez Bistro, 947 S. Coast Highway, www.sttropezbistro.com
Sugar Coffee & Tea, 466 N. Coast Highway 101, 760-452-6701
Surf Dog’s Java Hut, 1120 S. Coast Highway 101, 760-634-2326
Swami’s, 1163 S. Coast Highway 101, www.swamiscafesd.com

Escondido:
Culture Craft, 1205 Auto Parkway, 760-871-6363
A Delight of France, 126 W. Grand Ave., www.adelightoffrance.com
Kettle Coffee & Tea, 119E. Grand Ave., www.kettlecoffeeandtea.com
Safari Coffee, 1012 W. El Norte Pkwy. (off I-15), www.safaricoffee.com

Imperial Beach:
Cow-a-Bunga, 10 Evergreen (at the pier), 619-628-0508
Katy’s Cafe, 704 Seacoast Dr., www.katyscafeib.com

Lakeside:
Kaffee Meister, 13227B on the I-8 Business loop., www.kaffeemeister.com
Pivot Coffee and Creamery, 9930 Maine Ave.,www.pivotcoffeeandcream.com

La Mesa:
Brew Coffee Spot, 6101 Lake Murray Blvd., www.brewcoffeespot.com/
Swami’s Cafe, 8284 La Mesa Blvd. (east of Spring St.), www.swamiscafesd.com
Treehouse Coffee, 7229 El Cajon Blvd. (east of 70th St.), www.treehousecoffeeco.com

Lemon Grove:
Ryan Brothers, 7801 Broadway (near Main St.), www.ryanbroscoffee.com/

Leucadia:
Cafe Ipe, 970 Highway 101 (north of Leucadia Blvd.), 760-436-CAFÉ(2233)
Pannikin Coffee & Tea, 510 N. Highway 101 (in old train station), www.pannikincoffeeandtea.com

National City:
The Living Room, 880 National City Blvd. (between 8th St. & Plaza Blvd.), www.livingroomcafe.com

Oceanside:
Banana Dang Coffee, 115 S. Coast Hwy., www.bananadang.com
Brown Cup, 401 N. Coast Highway (near Civic Center Dr.), 760-231-7968
Jitters Coffee Pub, 510 N. Coast Highway, 760-967-7886
Pier View Coffee Company, 300 Pier View Way (at N. Cleveland St.), 760-966-1150
Revolution Roasters, 1836 S.Coast Highway (near Kelly St.), www.revoroasters.com/
Swami’s Cafe, 608 Mission Ave., www/swamiscafesd.com

Pine Valley:
Major’s Diner, 28870 Old Highway 80, www.majorsdiner.com

Poway:
Cappuccino Cottage, 13232 Poway Rd. (west of Community Rd.), 858-486-2008
Nutmeg Bakery & Cafe, 12640 Sabre Springs Parkway (off Poway Road), www.nutmegsd.com

Ramona:
Packard’s Coffee Shop, 680 Main St. (between 6th & 7th St.), 760-789-4262

San Marcos:
Better Buzz Coffee, 904 W. San Marcos Blvd., www.betterbuzzcoffee.com
Old California Coffee, 1080 San Marcos Blvd.(off 78), 760-744-2112
Perks, 803 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd.(S. of 78), http://perks-coffee.com
Ryan Bros. Coffee, 133 N. Twin Oaks Valley Rd., www.ryanbroscoffee.com

Santee:
Industrial Grind, 9730 Cuyamaca St., www.industrialgrindcoffee.com
Kaffee Meister, 9225 Carlton Hills Blvd., www.kaffeemeister.com

Solana Beach: 

Caffe La Bocca, 124 Lomas Santa Fe Dr. (near train station), www.caffelabocca.com
Java Depot, 243 N. Highway 101 (north of Lomas Santa Fe), 858-792-4094
Lofty Coffee, 132 S. Cedros Ave., www.loftycoffeeco.com
Orange Blossom Cafe, 224 S. Cedros (set back from the street), www.orangeblossomcafe.com

Temecula:
Ryan Bros. Coffee, 40573 Margarita Rd., www.ryanbroscoffee.com

Vista:
Skybound Coffee + Dessert Lounge, 1661 S. Melrose Dr., www.skyboundbeverage.com

Not included:  chains & restaurants (unless the only option) or coffee carts (unless permanently planted)

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