Do you consider yourself a coffee connoisseur? A fervent foodie? An advocate for adventure? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this list is for you! We’ve visited coffee shops all around Canada’s Capital to find the best cafés near your apartment:
Located in the Byward Market, Origin Trade offers a steam-punk inspired, lounge ambiance that welcomes anyone interested in quality coffee and hand-crafted cocktails. They believe in supporting local suppliers - sourcing their wine from local wineries, beer from local breweries, and coffee from local roasters. Stop by today to find your Origin.
Located in Stittsville, Quitter’s Coffee was once a small, coffee bar but has developed into a full-service café and fully licensed live venue. This establishment also serves a wide variety of lunch items and baked goods! They offer a family-friendly atmosphere (including sweet treats and board games) but they haven’t forgotten about their adult clientele (offering trivia nights, craft beers, and other bar selections).
With multiple locations across the city, Equator is one of Ottawa’s most popular destinations for freshly roasted, fair trade, and organic coffee. This coffee house prioritizes the process of bringing each beverage from seed to cup in order to make a difference both locally (within their community) and globally (within the lives of the coffee farmers) – which can be tasted in each carefully crafted cup.
Located in Carp, Alice’s serves both delicious drinks and a large selection of fare including flatbread, burgers, sandwiches, soups, quiche, salads, and more! This cozy café focuses on offering homemade goods and a warm setting for community members to gather and socialize. Alice’s offers an Open Mic Night every Thursday, welcoming all entertainers.
Located in various locations around Ottawa, Happy Goat is another one of Ottawa’s most well-known, independent coffee roasters. They recognize the role that passion and knowledge play in developing the perfect cup of coffee. This spot features unique art, hip décor, and a great variety of events. Visit Happy Goat to meet the friendly baristas, sip the delicious drinks, and enjoy the fantastic fare.
With locations in two of Ottawa’s most trendy neighborhoods, Oh So Good is one of the city’s best choices for indulgent desserts. Specializing in fresh cakes and various other treats, the café is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth and give you the boost you need with their fresh, locally roasted coffee.
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