The 7 Best Coffee In Detroit

The 7 Best Coffee Shops In Detroit

Detroit has a very underrated reputation for their boutique coffee shops. Many of the shops here use beans sourced from local farmers that make for some flavourful and fantastic coffee in Detroit.

Whether you’re in the mood for a cold brew or a cappuccino, we’ve got you covered.

Here are the seven best coffees in Detroit.

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1. The Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company

Great Lakes Coffee is a boutique coffee shop that pays homage to local farmers and their crop by using their beans for their java drinks. A firm favourite amongst the locals, people love coming here for the friendly vibes while enjoying their favourite beverage.

If you’re a fan of the green tea flavour, you need to their specialty drink: the Matcha Latte. Amazing!

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2. Roasting Plant

Roasting Plant is a unique coffee shop in that you won’t be able to help but notice their giant industrial-size coffee machine dead smack in the middle of the store. With that in pride of place, they pump out some fantastic coffees here.

Try a cup of their lovely cappuccino while you’re here.

Roasting Plant Coffee Shop in Detroit

3. Ashe Supply Co.

ASHE Supply Co. undoubtedly has the best pourover in Detroit hands down. This shop is also interesting in that it is a motorcycle-theme shop. An interesting pairing of pourovers and motorcycles to say the least!

Come to ASHE if pourovers are your coffee of choice.

ASHE Supply Co.

4. Populace Coffee

Inside The Siren Hotel on Broadway, this coffee shop boasts regal opulence furnished with antique decor, heavy curtains, and marbled walls.

Populace roasts out of Bay City, Michigan, home to the original Populace coffee shop.

5. Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters

Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters is in the heart of downtown Detroit and is the go-to coffee spot for office workers. This shop is incredibly large and incorporates much of the hard-working Detroit industrial vibe that just adds to the character of this spot.

They make some fantastic espresso coffees here, so get your favourite and pair it with a slice of their out-of-this-world cheesecake!

Dessert Oasis Coffee Roasters

6. Germack Roasting Co.

Germack Roasting Co. has been a staple in the Detroit coffee scene since 1924! Having been around for so long, they are obviously well-known in Detroit for their fantastic coffee and roasted nuts.

The perfect combo here is their Eastern Market blend coffee and a bag of pistachios.

Germack Roasting Co.

7. The Red Hook Coffee

Red Hook Coffee is a cosy and charming neighbourhood coffee shop that has a very cool vintage feel. The baristas are friendly and knowledgeable and the quality of the coffees here are amazing.

Latte lovers will love their Chai Latte and like most boutique coffee shops in Detroit, have your latte with a delicious pastry.

Red Hook Coffee

James Wan

Born and raised in Vancouver, Canada, James has always had an inquisitive nature and traveling is now his biggest passion. His biggest thrills are visiting places he's never been to and exploring different cultures. James counts Athens, Tokyo, and Rome as the top three places he's visited.

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