Calgary loves its coffee, so it’s no surprise YYC has tons of options when it comes to grabbing a quality cup of joe.
Whether you need something quick, or you’re aiming to sit down and relax, there’s a spot in town that’s bound to tickle your fancy.
Please don’t tackle this list all at once – a caffeine overdose would almost definitely ensue – but be sure to check each spot off and grab a piping hot cup of coffee or espresso at these awesome spots in the city.
From its notable 17th Avenue outpost to a spot in Southcentre Mall, this much-loved local coffee brand has expanded a lot, and its got plans to continue this in 2020.
Address: #740 17th Avenue SW, Calgary
Address: Farmers Market, #510 77 Ave SE, Calgary
Address: Southcentre Mall – #11 100 Anderson Road SE, Calgary
Address: Bow Valley Square – Suite 228, 205 5th Avenue SW, Calgary
Address: 4021 9th Street SE, Calgary
Address: 102 Mahogany Centre SE, Calgary
This cafe offers guests baked goods and good coffee. Its operating hours are Monday to Friday from 6:30 am to 6 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 8 am to 2 pm.
Address: 2020 11 Street SE
The coffee, the staff, and the overall vibes at Monogram’s cafes are always top-notch. It’s no wonder Calgarians regularly head here for a quality cup of joe.
Address: 800 49th Ave SW, Calgary
Address: 420 2nd Street SW, Calgary (2nd Street Ground Level Entrance)
Address: 4814 16th Street SW, Calgary
Next door to veg-centric eatery Ten Foot Henry is its sister cafe, Little Henry. This spot is open 8 am to 4 pm daily for grab-and-go treats and great coffee.
Address: 1209 1 Street SW, Calgary
With so many locations around YYC, it’s hard to miss Rosso as being one of the city’s top choices for good coffee.
Address: 140 8 Avenue SE, Calgary
Address: 103 17 Avenue SE, Calgary
Address: 1402 9 Avenue SE, Calgary
Address: 850 4 Street SE, Calgary
Address: 425 11 Avenue SE, Calgary
Address: 2102 Centre Street N, Calgary
Address: 803 24 Avenue SE #15, Calgary
This Sunnyside cafe serves up organic fair trade coffee, treats, brunch, and fresh bread made daily by Alforno.
Address: 940 2 Avenue NW, Calgary
Feel at home eating pasta and drinking wine on Alforno’s luxe couches right by the fire. This spot also offers baked goods and coffee – AKA it has everything you could ever want when you’re in a cozy mood.
Address: 222 7 Street SW, Calgary
Not just Calgary’s oldest pharmacy, Lukes also offers patrons treats and caffeinated beverages to boot. You can also find Lukes goods at its eatery/cafe in the Central Library.
Address: 112 4th Street NE, Calgary
Address: 3407 26th Avenue SW, Calgary
With two Calgary locations, Higher Ground is a fantastic spot to head for organic coffee and healthy food in a relaxed atmosphere.
Address: 1126 Kensington Road, Calgary
Address: 2502 Capitol Hill Crescent NW, Calgary
Philosáfy Coffee (pronounced fi-los-uh-fee) roasts all coffees it serves once a week. The beans are consciously and ethically sourced, so you can feel good about drinking them.
Address: 632 17 Avenue SW, Calgary
Deville has a ton of locations and makes breakfast, lunch, and pastries daily for its customers across YYC.
Address: 333 5th Avenue SW, Calgary
Address: 600 – 6th Avenue SW, Calgary
Address: 215 2nd Street SW, Calgary
Address: 3625 Shaganappi Trail NW, Calgary
Address: 807 1st Street SW, Calgary
Address: Level 1 – 225 6th Avenue SW, Calgary
This popular Inglewood cafe has coffee, pastries, and wine, and it also hosts live music several nights a week.
Address: 909 10 Street SE, Calgary
Phil & Sebastian has become synonymous with coffee in Calgary. The brand has six locations in town and can ship its beans across the country too.
Address: 618 Confluence Way SE, Calgary
Address: 2043 33rd Avenue SW, Calgary
Address: 6455 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary
Address: 2207 4th Street SW, Calgary
Address: 102 8 Avenue SW, Calgary
Address: #248, 414 3rd Street SW, Calgary