If you are a coffee lover, you’re going to be spoilt for choice in Calgary, courtesy to the Canadian city’s many high-end coffee shops.
Here’s I have rounded up the top 5 best picks that are known for its amazing coffee along with some soothing hot drink.
1. Café Rosso
Situated in three locations across the city, the Calgary chain Café Rosso is an all-time favorite with Albertan coffee lovers. Each of the three coffee shops has its unique ambiance, with settings ranging from an iron foundry from the early 20th century to a newly built once used as a schoolhouse. The great quality coffee sourced from fresh produce and homely fresh-made food is the single amazing this that links all three locations.
2. DeVille Luxury Coffee
This is a café that’s truly known for its art of the perfect latte. If offers a range of drinks that is decidedly purist, which includes the upscale versions of the classic Americano, macchiato, and cappuccino. Due to its central location, this place is too busy during the morning hours but still can serve quickly and efficiently.
3. Fratello Analog
Fratello Analog is a dream coffee shop with a unique combination of both drip and espresso on offer. You would be more than happy to visit this shop if you’re seeking a consistently great cup of coffee. It is also a supplier of high-quality coffee beans across the city and also afield. You can also sample their on the roast in house. With an unpretentious, friendly staff this place makes a great local haunt to sip a drink whilst exploring the nearby Calgary Farmer’s Market.
4. Higher Ground
Using completely fair-trade and organic ground coffee, Higher Ground serves seven different roasts, starting from medium Peruvian to dark Kodiak varieties. Focusing on their ‘environmental mission,’ you can assure that your cup of coffee is contributing towards a more sustainable industry. Other than their range of hot drinks, the café also offers a tasty range of breakfast snacks, sandwiches, and salads.
5. Kawa Espresso Bar
If you are looking for a more exclusive coffee experience, Kawa Espresso Bar is the place to visit. Other than their signature ‘49th parallel’ roasts, the café also serves other famous branded beans, such as Vancouverite ‘Elysian’ and European inspired ‘Josuma’ roasts. It also offers a spacious interior of the place so that you should always be able to find a comfy space to enjoy your drink and some of Kawa’s great fresh food.