Plan Your Las Vegas Coffee Date
Las Vegas’s bustling lifestyle can make a strong cup of coffee an absolute must. The quintessential appeal of this rich, flavorful beverage makes coffee the perfect pick for a date as well. Check out these top coffee shops in the city for your next coffee date destination.
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5191 W. Charleston Blvd. #185, Las Vegas
Step into Coffee Religion and you’ll instantly recognize this coffee shop as something special. An 11-foot Padmasambhava (Lotus Born) Buddha statue overlooks the zen dining space, creating a peaceful atmosphere for sipping your brew. The signature drink here is the Maple Reeves, a latte flavored with maple, vanilla, cinnamon, and sea salt caramel. You can also try distinctive blends like the Mardi Gras latte with bourbon, blackberry, and caramel or the From Bombay, With Love latte featuring a homemade clove syrup and hazelnut flavor.
While the beverages are extremely affordable, the food is a bit more expensive. If you’d like to share a bite to eat on your coffee date, you can try delicious options like avocado toast, pear toast, truffle grilled cheese, or the evergreen Cobb salad. Coffee Religion even serves high tea for two, complete with scones, sweets, finger sandwiches, and a full selection of tea. Fresh brew coffee is available with high tea as an add-on.
Gäbi Coffee & Bakery
5808 Spring Mountain Road #104, Las Vegas
Gäbi Coffee & Bakery’s charming atmosphere transports visitors to 1920s Korea. The space is a perfect blend of industrial chic, complete with haphazardly filled bookshelves, strings of dangling light bulbs, and ample greenery. Seating ranges from intimate cafe tables to plush couches to distinctive tiered benches. This speakeasy-style cafe is concealed behind an unassuming wooden door, making it feel particularly special for those who discover what’s inside.
Though a bit pricey for a coffeehouse, the food and drinks are as beautiful as they are delicious. The signature coffee beverage known as The Gäbi is a dry cappuccino with organic raw sugar and a sprinkling of ground coffee. The Cream Kiss is another signature pick, featuring house-brewed coffee with house-made whipped cream on top.
You’ll find a full menu of fresh-baked breads, sweet pastries, and savory brunch and lunch dishes that you can add to your order. For a sweet start to the day, try the Berry Ricotta Brioche. If you prefer a savory bite, the quiche menu has plenty of satisfying options. The decadent stacked crepes and oversized “Fat Carons” macarons are musts if you’re in the mood for a real indulgence in this delightfully decorated coffee space.
8470 W. Desert Inn, Las Vegas
Madhouse Coffee is known for its chill vibe and moderate prices. You can order any drink on the menu with a milk alternative, such as almond, hemp, oat, coconut, or soy, making it easy to customize your beverage to suit your dietary needs. Madhouse serves all the classics, including caffe mochas, vanilla lattes, caramel macchiatos, cappuccinos, and espressos. You’ll also find a selection of specialty drinks like the Nutella White Chocolate Mocha, Red Velvet Mocha, or Crushed Coconut Mocha. The playfully named Monkey Mocha features peanut butter, banana, and chocolate chips in an ice-blended mocha.
If you need a bite to eat, you’ll find plenty of options, including avocado toast, impossible burgers, or spinach and cheese ravioli, among other options. For something sweet, check out the selection of croissants, muffins, macaroons, cookies, brownies, and pudding. Madhouse Coffee offers a vegan menu as well to cater to any customer.
4280 S Hualapai Way #109, Las Vegas
Food Network dubbed Café Lola the most Instagrammable cafe in Nevada. Awash in shades of pink, this is the perfect destination for a baby shower, wedding, or other special events. The swaths of flowers, sparkling chandeliers, and gorgeous drinks are also ideal for a memorable coffee date.
The beverages are priced surprisingly reasonably for the luxe atmosphere. You can order traditional picks like the house roast coffee, espresso, Americano, latte, or cappuccino. You can also indulge in one of the specialty lattes like Alex’s Coffee, a light roast with honey, cinnamon, and oat milk, or the Honey Lavender Latte with espresso, honey, vanilla, lavender, and milk. For something extra special, order the 24K Gold Creme Brulee Latte which comes topped with whipped cream and 24K gold flake.
The food menu is a bit pricier but includes gourmet options like a Parisian Style Quiche, Strawberry Shortcake Waffle, or Angus Bistro Burger. No matter what you order, you’re sure to have a photo-worthy experience.
8520 S Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas | 6350 W. Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas
Grouchy John’s is in fact operated by “Grouchy John” as well as his “Chief in Charge” JJ. Kept caffeinated, John isn’t so grouchy though, so customers can expect a delightful experience. The cozy cafe features touches of John’s obsession with Star Wars (original trilogy only) as well as warm colors and quaint cafe tables.
The drink menu includes a little of everything, so you can find a classic brew or specialty beverage to suit nearly any preference. The signature Grouchy John Latte features amaretto, espresso, steamed milk, and white chocolate in a decadent blend. For something different, the Curious George is a sweet and fruity option with honey, banana, espresso, and steamed milk. Grouchy John’s also offers iced coffee drinks, blended drinks, smoothies, and specialty drinks.
To eat, you’ll find bagel sandwiches or oatmeal for breakfast and ham, turkey, or chipotle chicken wraps for lunch. Grouchy John’s also serves assorted pastries to satisfy your sweet tooth, including donuts, muffins, Danishes, and fritters. With outstanding prices for everything on the menu, even if you enter grouchy, you should feel cheered by the time you leave.
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