Coffee shops are popular spots for many people that can offer more than great coffee. They can be community gathering places where people congregate for social interactions, inclusive events, nourishing food, or grab a drink and have a quick chat with your favorite local barista. If you live in Henderson, Nevada, a city of 300,000 people just south of Las Vegas, you’ll have plenty of fun coffee shops to choose from. Whether you’re looking for a new breakfast spot or trying to find the best brew in town, here are some Henderson coffee shops you should check out.
Coo Coo’s Gourmet Coffee Cafe
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Coo Coo’s Gourmet Coffee Cafe is an old-fashioned diner-style cafe found at 19 West Pacific Avenue in Downtown Henderson that’s been serving coffee and food for over 25 years. It’s open Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Its menu includes hot and cold sandwiches, soups, salads, specials, and breakfast plates that are served all day. You’ll also find in-house baked muffins and cookies, along with an assortment of espresso drinks, hot and cold teas, smoothies, milkshakes, boba teas, and hot chocolate.
BabyStacks is a breakfast and lunch cafe that first opened in 2010 and now has several locations in the Las Vegas area, including one in Henderson at 550 North Stephanie Street Suite D. It’s open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on weekends.
The food is made from scratch and includes a large selection of pancakes and other popular breakfast and lunch items like French toast, omelets, and burgers. Try the carrot cake pancake served with a cream cheese syrup and topped with pecans, along with a cup of house blend coffee.
Zen Coffee Bar
The Zen Coffee Bar is located at 10960 South Eastern Avenue #103 and is open from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Since its opening in 2019, it’s offered more than great coffee, tea, and matcha. It also strives to be a peaceful, welcoming environment where people want to gather, meet friends, or relax with a delicious drink and a bite to eat.
The drink menu offers espresso drinks, specialty coffees including slow Vietnamese drip and single-origin pour-overs, signature lattes like butter pecan praline, specialty teas, chai lattes, and smoothies. It has food options like pastries, bagels, and sandwiches as well.
Mothership Coffee Roasters
If you love ethically sourced, locally roasted, specialty coffee, you’ll want to stop by Mothership Coffee Roasters. It has a few locations in the Las Vegas area, with the Henderson location at 2625 Saint Rose Parkway. It’s open every day from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Stop by for a nice cup of your favorite coffee beverage served just the way you like it, and grab a bag of beans to take home with you. Mothership Coffee Roasters has beans from around the world, including Columbia pink bourbon, Ethiopia boji, and beans that are exclusively grown and processed by women.
The Coffee Press
Do you love books and coffee? Stop by The Coffee Press at 280 South Green Valley Parkway at the entrance to the Paseo Verde Library. It’s open from 9 a.m to 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday and closed on Sunday. The coffee shop offers fresh-baked cookies and local pastries, made-to-order sandwiches, espresso drinks, and locally roasted coffees. You can sit in the outdoor pet-friendly courtyard. After enjoying a coffee, you can take advantage of the nearby library’s glass-walled reading room and check out local events.
Bad Owl Coffee Roasters
Bad Owl Coffee has a few coffee shops in the Las Vegas area and has even opened one as far away as Chicago. Its Henderson location is at 10575 South Eastern Avenue #160 and its hours are 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Its coffee menu includes espresso and espresso drinks, nitro, cold brews, and iced coffee. Signature drinks include the L’orange cappuccino, infused with orange and topped with zest. Other fun flavors include the lavender white mocha and the biscoff latte with spiced shortbread.
Skimos Coffee Shop
Skimos Coffee Shop is located at 1533 West Sunset Road #200. It’s open from 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday, making it a great option if you’re looking for a coffee shop that’s open both early and later in the evening. Skimos provides organic coffee drinks, including lattes, espressos, iced lattes and coffees, and blended frappuccinos. This shop sources its beans from Olympia Coffee. Its food menu selections include paninis, avocado and sweet toasts, wraps, fruit bowls, and pastries.
Daily Spark Coffee
Daily Spark Coffee is found at 43 South Stephanie Street Suite 120 and is open every day from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Coffee is roasted onsite to ensure the freshest possible beans go into your drinks. The Daily Spark offers a relaxing environment where you can relax and enjoy a drink and a bite to eat. The food menu offers snacks and breakfast items, like avocado toast, wraps, sandwiches, Belgian waffles, and pastries. Enjoy one of the specialty hot teas, signature lattes, or boba drinks. Whatever your drink of choice is, you’re sure to find it here.
Finding the perfect coffee shop with the right mix of ambiance, your favorite drink made how you like it, and friendly staff can take some time. Why not try out a few of the ones on this list and see which one you love the most? Already been to some of them and know which one you like? At De Castroverde, Personal Injury & Accident Lawyer, we’d love to hear which Henderson coffee shops you recommend. Drop us a line and tell us which one is your favorite and what you love about it.