Top Nashville Coffee Spots for a Dose of Caffeine

There's no shortage of great coffee in Nashville. Those who need a caffeine fix while they are in the city should consider one of these top coffee shops.

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Top Nashville Coffee Spots for a Dose of Caffeine

Posted by Gary Ashton on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 at 7:14am.

The Best Coffee Shops in Nashville

Whether an individual requires a cup of better-than-decent coffee to start their day, or they simply like to indulge in a great cup of Joe every once in a while, Nashville is the place to be. The city is teeming with caffeine, with plenty of amazing coffee shops to try.

These are some of the top coffee shops in Nashville:


ZolliKoffee prides itself on being an independent Nashville establishment. Not only does it offer a classic menu of traditional espresso drinks, but this coffee house allows patrons to indulge in extra flavors such as cardamom, chocolate mint and honey and cinnamon. In addition to coffee, this shop also features a menu of breakfast panini sandwiches, fresh baked goods and light lunches. Regulars often find themselves topping in not only for their favorite cup of coffee, but also for a quick bite to eat for breakfast or lunch.

Barista Parlor

Barista Parlor considers itself to be more than just a place where Nashville residents and visitors can grab a great cup of coffee. It believes that, as a business, it's important to work offer an experience that is dedicated to improving he world around them. Barista Parlor features locally-sourced coffee and treats, with an emphasis on delicious, sweet flavors. In addition to being a place where coffee lovers can gather and connect, it's also an art gallery where local artists can showcase their latest masterpieces. Barista Parlor has formed partnerships with Nashville farmers, artists and business owners in order to prove their commitment to the community.


More than 10 years ago, CREMA was established in Nashville as a small, locally-owned coffee shop. Today, it is more than just a place to get a great brew. It's a coffee shop that features its own coffee roasts. The owners are dedicated to honoring and respecting the coffee farmers they work with, and they remain true to the art of roasting the perfect bean. Coffee fanatics will delight not only in the coffee, but also in the educational experiences that are offered at this location.

8th & Roast

Known to its regulars at 8&R, this coffee shop is renowned for its commitment to excellence. The coffee that is available at this shop has been ethically-sourced, and its menu features artisanal blends as well as distinctive coffee drinks, such as pour overs and nitro iced coffee. It also offers a tasty breakfast and lunch menu, making this a great stop for anyone who needs a side of wholesome nourishment along with their daily caffeine fix.

Humphreys Street Coffee Shop

Enjoy a great cup of coffee and support local teenagers at the same time when visiting Humphreys Street Coffee Shop. Located at 424 Humphreys Street in Nashville, this coffee shop reinvests 100% of profits back into the teenagers that work there. Their goal is to provide a good paying job to local teens, while creating opportunities for growth at the same time. When a student gets a job at Humphreys, they are encouraged to explore college options or trade school. Students work with a mentor to learn about furthering their education, and are taught basic financial literacy. At Humphreys Street Coffee Shop, it's more than just an amazing cup of coffee. It is an opportunity to give back to the community and help youth in the area, one cup at a time.

Locals and visitors alike will find the coffee at these establishments to be both satisfying in taste and effective in its perking powers. For more information on the best places to gather in Nashville and to learn more about local businesses in the city, contact us today.


Gary Ashton

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