In Reno Tahoe, coffee isn’t just another drink, it’s a way of life. Our local coffee shops add a personalized spin to lattes and cappuccinos, creating unique and incredible beverages. Everything from espresso shots to French press coffee and pour over techniques make up the caffeine choices in our community. Check out these trendy coffee spots you have to try while in town.
Inspired by the coffee bars found on every street corner in Italy, Coffeebar was founded on the principles of providing the highest quality coffee and food in a café environment. This cozy bar shares a true passion for excellence in their coffee and most important, an appreciation for life best lived.
Lighthouse Coffee has two locations in Sparks – Vista Blvd and Sparks Marina. Both serve a selection of coffee, smoothies and breakfast items such as quiche, bagels and scones, but their location overlooking Spark Marina means you’ll get a great cup of coffee with a view of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Their coffee beans are sourced from fair-trade farms and roasted locally in Sparks, NV. If you like what you taste, you can take a bag or two home with you.
What do you get when you add a little extra horsepower to your coffee shop? A truly unique spot to fuel up, located near downtown Reno. See See Motor Coffee Co. is a motorcycle retail shop that also serves Stumptown Coffee (an homage to their flagship store in Portland, Ore.) and breakfast items such as sandwiches and pastries. Come in for a great cup of coffee, and stay for the one-of-a-kind ambiance.
Dedicated to the pursuit of all things coffee, Old World’s caffeinated drinks range from specialty drinks to hand-brewed items tailored to your liking. Try their perfect combination of milk and espresso with a simple but delicious cappuccino, or experience the Vanilla Lavender Latte for a flavor unlike any other you’ve tasted before. Purchase their brand coffee in store or by visiting their site.
With four locations in Reno, including one near the University of Nevada, Reno campus and another in south Reno, a tasty cup of coffee or tea from Bibo is never far away. Their menu includes traditional and specialty coffee and espresso drinks, as well as satisfying shaken and blended drinks. If you’re looking for something different than your usual latte, try a refreshing Thai Cafe, made with coconut and ginger or a blended mocha.
Whether you find yourself craving a hot brewed coffee in the colder months, or an iced one to enjoy on the patio on a warm day, Höma’ge can make it happen. No two drinks will ever be the same thanks to the shop’s innovative coffee making techniques. Try their Latte Miel with an eye-catching design or their Iced Dirty Chai Latte (meaning it has a double shot of espresso) to keep you feeling awake all day long.
In 2009 Hub Coffee Roasters started in a little garage located in Midtown Reno. The cafe quickly became a common-grounds for creative, passionate, and friendly people, local or foreign—a hub, if you will. They have come a long way since then, with their main location along the Truckee River just west of downtown Reno where they roast their own coffee, as well as a second location inside Reno Town Mall across from the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. Be it a sweet and creamy cappuccino or a fine and delicate tea, you’ll love how Hub Coffee Roasters fills your cup.