39 Places To Get Really Good Coffee in Manhattan

If there’s anything New York City’s known for [aside from pizza or bagels], it’s coffee. And let’s face it: who can get through a day (or morning) without it?! While you may be a fan of Starbucks’ PSL or Dunkin’s classic taste, give these 38 sweet Manhattan coffee shops a try. From the awesome cup of jo to the rad vibes, you’re going to want to hang out at these places more often. Trust us.



Bluestone Lane

Midtown East [3rd Ave btwn 39th & 40th] // West Village [Greenwich Ave btwn Charles & Perry] // Financial District [Broad St btwn Beaver St & Exchange Pl]

Bluebird Coffee Shop

East Village [1st st between 1st & 2nd]


City Bakery

Flatiron [18th St between 5th & 6th]

You can grab a healthy lunch and the richest cup of hot cocoa here, too. Don’t skip out on their famous homemade marshmallows!


East Village [9th St between 1st & 2nd]

They also have a truck!

The Bean

East Village [3rd St between 1st & 2nd // Broadway between 12th & 11th // 1st Ave between 9th & 10th]


I Am Coffee

East Village [St. Marks between 2nd & 3rd]

ground central coffee shop

Ground Central Coffee Shop

Midtown East [52nd St between 3rd & Lex]

Ninth Street Espresso

East Village [9th St between Ave C & D] // Midtown East [56th St between Park & Lex] // Chelsea [Inside Chelsea Market]

pushcart coffee


Gramercy [2nd Ave between 21st & 22nd] // Chelsea [25th St between 9th & 10th]

Happy Bones

Nolita [Broome St between Cleveland & Mulberry]



Chelsea [10th Ave between 20th & 21st ] // Midtown [Broadway between 35th & 36th]

birch coffee


NoMad [27th St between 5th Ave & Madison] // West Village [7th Ave between 13th & 14th] // Upper East Side [62nd between Lexington & 3rd Ave]

el rey

El Rey

Lower East Side [Stanton between Orchard & Ludlow]

Little Collins

Midtown East [Lexington between 55th & 56th]



East Village [7th St between 1st & 2nd]

Third Rail

East Village [10th St between 2nd & 3rd] // West Village [Sullivan St between 3rd St & Bleecker]

cafe pick me up

Café Pick Me Up

East Village [Ave A between 9th & 10th]

Box Kite

East Village [St Marks between 1st & A]


Upper West Side [Columbus btwn 84th & 85th] // Upper East Side [Lexington btwn 74th & 75th] // Chelsea [23rd St btwn 9th & 10th] // West Village [Waverly Pl btwn Gay St & 6th Ave] // Union Square [13th St btwn University & 5th Ave] // Midtown East [Grand Central Terminal]


Midtown East [45th St btwn 1st & 2nd Ave]


Think Coffee

Union Square [4th Ave btwn 12th & 13th St] // West Village [6th Ave btwn 15th & 16th St] // NoHo [corner of Bleecker & Bowery]

irving farm

Irving Farm Coffee Roasters

Gramercy [Irving btwn 18th & 19th] // Upper West Side [79th & Broadway] // Lower East Side [Orchard St btwn Broome & Grand] // Midtown East [Grand Central Terminal Dining Concourse]



East Village [10th St btwn 1st & 2nd]



Yorkville [corner of 2nd Ave & 91st St]

culture espresso

Culture Espresso

Midtown West [38th btwn 5th & 6th]

Ground Support

SoHo [W Broadway btwn Spring & Broome]

everyman espresso

Everyman Espresso

East Village [13th St btwn 3rd & 4th Ave] // SoHo [W Broadway btwn Canal & Grand St]

lost weekend nyc

Lost Weekend

Chinatown [Orchard St btwn Hester & Grand]


Lower East Side [Clinton St btwn Houston & Stanton]

two hands

Two Hands

Little Italy [Mott St btwn Broome & Grand St]

blue bottle coffee

Blue Bottle

Chelsea [15th St btwn 9th & 10th Ave] // Hell’s Kitchen [11th Ave btwn 44th & 45th] // Meatpacking [corner of 10 Ave & 16th St] // Midtown [Rockefeller Plaza]


West Village [Christopher St btwn Grove St & Waverly Pl] // Lower East Side [Orchard St btwn Stanton & Houston]

Kaffe 1668

TriBeCa [Greenwich St btwn Murray & Warren St] // Midtown [5th Ave btwn 44th & 45th]

breads bakery

Breads Bakery

Union Square [16th St btwn 5th Ave & Union Square West]

Check out our exclusive interview with Breads Bakery owners Uri Scheft & Gadi Peleg!

Toby’s Estate

Flatiron [5th Ave btwn 21st & 22nd St]

This espresso bar is attached to independent bookstore, Strand and Club Monaco so you can sip, shop and sink into a new book.

2beans nyc


Midtown East [Park Ave btwn 40th & 41st] 

perk kafe nyc

Perk Kafe

Murray Hill [37th St btwn Lexington & 3rd Ave]

Gasoline Alley Coffee Shop

NoHo [Lafayette btwn Houston & Bleecker] // SoHo [Grand btwn Centre St & Lafayette St]

prodigy coffee

Prodigy Coffee

West Village [Carmine St btwn 6th Ave & Bedford St]

stumptown coffee

Stumptown Coffee

West Village [8th St btwn 5th Ave & MacDougal] // NoMad [29th St at the Ace Hotel]

12 corners nyc

12 Corners

Lower East Side [E Broadway & Pike St]

Did we miss your favorite? Tell us your absolute favorite place to grab a cup of jo in the city below in the comments!