38 Spots for Great Coffee in Connecticut (2019 Edition)

Stephanie Webster

Have you heard the “buzz”?  Sunday, September 29 is National Coffee Day, and CT is home to some great local coffee spots where you can celebrate.  There's a lot of coffee in this state so we've divided our list into Fairfield County & Beyond Fairfield County. Did we miss one of your favorite spots? Please add it to the list in the comments sections or email us.

Here are 32 places that serve some of CT’s best java.  One might even say they’re more than just your average “joe….”  

Fairfield County Coffee

  1. The Source Coffeehouse, Bridgeport

  2. Espresso Neat, Darien

  3. Lorca, Stamford

  4. Donut Crazy, Westport

  5. Redding Roasters, Bethel

  6. Zumbachs Coffee, New Canaan

  7. Winfield Street, Stamford

  8. Tusk & Cup, Ridgefield

  9. Shearwater Coffee Roasters, Trumbull

  10. The Granola Bar, Westport

  11. Terrain, Westport

  12. Ross Bread, Ridgefield

  13. Raus Coffee, Your local farmers’ market

  14. SoNo Baking Company, Norwalk

  15. Sugar & Olives, Norwalk

  16. Rumors European Café, Danbury

  17. Mothership Bakery & Café, Danbury

  18. Molten Java, Bethel

New Haven, Hartford, New London, Litchfield ++ Coffee

  1. Rebel Dog Coffee Co., Plainville, Farmington

  2. Victoria Station, Putnam

  3. J. Rene Coffee, West Hartford

  4. Tisane, Hartford

  5. Dom’s Coffee, Avon

  6. Coffee Pedaler, New Haven

  7. Klekolo World Coffee, Middletown

  8. Giv Coffee, Canton

  9. Blue State, New Haven

  10. Koffee on Audubon, New Haven

  11. Willoughby’s, New Haven

  12. Common Grounds, Branford

  13. Popover Bistro & Bakery, Simsbury

  14. Arethusa A Mano, Bantam

  15. G Café & Bakery, Branford

  16. The Jitter Bus, New Haven Area

  17. Craftsman Cliff Roasters, Norwich

  18. Vault Coffee Roasters, Mystic

  19. Ashlawn Farm Coffee, Lyme

  20. Donut Crazy, Stratford, New Haven, Branford, Shelton, West Hartford

  21. Oxford Baking Company, Oxford

  22. The Nest Coffee House, Deep River