It’s that time of year when all you want to do is get cozy and hug a warm beverage to shake off the chill from outside.
Luckily for Edmontonians, there are a ton of awesome cafes to choose from to warm you up! Here’s some of our top picks!
While this quaint coffee shop might be small (10 seats), it makes up for it in high quality drinks! The friendly baristas consistently make great espressos, amazing chai lattes, and silky smooth hot chocolates. This shop makes a great grab-and-go cup of joe for local coffee enthusiasts.
Location: 10505 Jasper Ave
At Credo Coffee, their mission is to serve each coffee with the highest possible standard of quality and taste. Not only is their coffee exceptional but they have created cozy spaces for people to relax, connect, and sip their favourite warm beverages.
Locations: Credo 104 (10134-104 st), Credo 124 (10350-124 St), Credo Rice Howard Way (10062-101A St)
The ever-changing menu at Elm Cafe boasts awesome flavours from local products. This tiny space is best for grab-and-go but also serves up some of the city’s best sandwiches!
Location: 10140 117 St NW
This beautiful coffee shop serves up delicious espresso drinks in a cozy space with ample seating, making for a great destination to plug away at your laptop or chat with friends. If you’re looking for a mean cup of coffee and some tasty food, this a great place to check out!
Location: 10534 Jasper Ave
With one of the city’s only year-round outdoor patios, Cafe Bicyclette serves incredible coffee that you can enjoy during all seasons. With 3 wood-burning fireplaces, you can cozy up with a delicious coffee and a comfy blanket any time of the year!
Location: 8627 91 St
This boho-chique coffee shop’s mission is to keep things simple with consistent high quality coffee, service, and baked goods. Its beautiful interior has lots of space to warm up with your favourite drink and get cozy in your new home away from home!
Location: Unit 101 7603 109st
Cafe Rista uses only the freshest coffee beans to make some of the best lattes and drip coffee in town. The space is small but well utilized for you to relax and enjoy a hot drink with someone special.
Location: 14213 103 Ave NW
The Nook Cafe has a simple philosophy: “eat. drink. be cozy.”. And they’ve done just that! This cozy space with bright yellow accents is incredibly inviting. Paired with incredible coffee and awesome goodies, this coffee shop is a favourite among locals.
Location: 10153 97 St NW
This coffee shop was created by 3 local friends and has become a smash hit in the Edmonton coffee scene. Not only will you find incredible coffee, but this cafe also sells locally made clothing and goods!
Location: 10842 124 St
Bogani Cafe is a hidden gem on the southside that serves great coffee, a huge selection of teas, and really delicious food. It also boasts a big, open space which is ideal for studying, group projects, or enjoying the evening with some friends.
Location: 2023 111 St NW
For serious coffee lovers, we highly recommend checking out the Yeg Coffee blog to keep updated on the coffee community in Edmonton!