When you’re craving a caffeine fix, skip the chain cafes and opt for one of the fantastic coffee shops in Plano, Texas. These cozy shops offer a more satisfying brew and service with a smile. Here are some of our favorite ones in Plano.
Golden Boy Coffee & Wine Bar
Golden Boy Coffee & Wine Bar is more than one of Plano’s hottest new nightspots. When the sun’s up, you’ll find them pouring exciting signature espresso drinks, such as the Honey Bear Latte, made with cinnamon and local honey, and Golden Latte, which features cream of coconut and turmeric. You’ll also find your standard coffees, including the Americano and cappuccino, along with a global range of teas. From English Breakfast to Golden Chai, there’s plenty to get excited about here. You can also buy a bag of coffee beans to recreate their delicious brews at home.
Location: 5880 State Highway 121, Suite 102A.
Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Zodiac Time Coffee & Wine
Zodiac Time Coffee & Wine is another coffee shop that does double duty, serving coffee and alcoholic beverages. The unique menu features signature lattes for every sign of the zodiac, including the Sagittarius hazelnut almond latte and the Aquarius lavender hemp latte. If you fancy something strong, there are also zodiac daquiris and mimosas on Sundays, when Zodiac Time Coffee & Wine hosts live musicians.
Location: The Shops at Willow Bend, 6121 W. Park Blvd., K4626.
Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Coffee Del Rey
You can feel good about visiting Coffee Del Rey. It sources its coffee from sustainable organizations, including its long-term partner the Dominican Republic’s Spirit Mountain Ecological Reserve and Coffee Plantation, which provides scholarships to local children. A portion of its profits also benefits the North Texas Food Bank. Coffee Del Rey also has a monthly coffee subscription service for people who want to enjoy their sustainable brews at home.
Location: 1915 N. Central Expressway, Suite 340.
Hours: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
Pax & Beneficia Coffee
The Plano outlet of the small Pax & Beneficia Coffee chain oozes cool, from its industrial exposed ceilings to its pristine cream-tiled walls. Although it’s fitted out to impress, its appeal is more than skin-deep. Like Coffee Del Rey, it’s an operation committed to doing good. It gives a portion of its profits every Tuesday, and every quarter goes to charity organizations. It also makes its classic coffees and specialty lattes from high-quality beans sustainably sourced. While the coffees are the clear focus, Pax & Beneficia Coffee also sells a small selection of light meals.
Location: 1300 W. Plano Parkway, Suite 180.
Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Lemma Coffee Co.
Lemma Coffee Co. began as a small business roasting coffee in a garage and selling beans at local farmers’ markets to a force in Texas. The Plano location is one of three operating under the Lemma Coffee name. While the business has expanded, its commitment to delivering high-quality coffee has never wavered. It sources quality coffees from premium partners around the world, which it uses to make popular drinks, including cappuccino and espresso, and specialty and seasonal lattes you won’t find anywhere else. Enjoy your brew with baked goods, such as bagels, croissants, and donuts.
Location: 1023 E. 15th St.
Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
1418 Coffeehouse offers an exciting food and beverage menu. Choose an old favorite, or treat yourself to a signature coffee, such as the Purple Haze, a latte with lavender and vanilla, or the David Mason, a latte with maple and brown sugar. Pair them with tacos served with house-made salsa, pastries, and gourmet sandwiches. 1418 Coffeehouse also serves pies from Bishop Arts’ Pie Palace with such quirky names as Papa Don’t Peach and the lemony Mellow Yellow. Enjoy the cozy indoor space or take your treats to one of the patio tables and savor the sunshine.
Location: 1418 K Ave.
Hours: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Mudleaf Coffee started as a coffee business catering local events. They became so popular that the husband-and-wife team behind the business opened their own Plano café. This coffee shop makes guests feel at home, serving their beverages in ceramic mugs and offering charming places to sit, including comfy couches and hanging chairs. Toasts, sandwiches, and cookies complement the drinks selection, which features café classics, specialty lattes, and seasonal beverages. Mudleaf Coffee welcomes groups to the Mudroom, a space for small meetings and study sessions.
Location: 3100 Independence Parkway, Suite 300.
Hours: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
When late-night coffee cravings strike, Sucre Café is your best bet. It’s open later than most coffee shops in the city, the Wi-Fi’s fast, and its espressos are much better than anything you’ll find at a gas station. Exciting options, including Vietnamese coffee and white mocha espresso, are offered alongside the classic Americano and latte. Sucre Café also has an extensive range of boba, smoothies, and fruit teas, as well as tasty Asian-inspired dishes, such as pho noodle soup, Takoyaki, and ramen bowls.
Location: Spring Café Plaza, 6100 K Ave., #104D.
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
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