12 Places to Sit and Sip coffee in Memphis

Many of us can't get moving or string a functional thought together without a hot cup of coffee. If that statement rings out as the gospel truth, below is a list of 14 Memphis coffee shops that are sure to quench your itch for caffeine.

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Otherlands Coffee Bar

If you’re looking for a funky place to drink coffee in the heart of Cooper-Young–this is your new hang out.

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City & State

Head over the Broad Avenue Arts District to discover new roasts and a variety of brew methods at City & State!

We recommend trying the savory and sweet Smoky Salted Caramel Latte.

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French Truck Coffee

French Truck Coffee is a lil’ piece of ‘nawlins, right here in the Bluff City.

We recommend trying the NOLA iced coffee!

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Bluff City Coffee

Grab a bite and relax outside with a delicious cup of joe at Bluff City Coffee. It’s a great spot for a pick me up near the National Civil Rights Museum.

We recommend trying the Golden Kelly

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Tamp & Tap

This coffee shop has a vibe all its own. With classic video games to play and inventive brews (beer and coffee) to enjoy, it’s no wonder Tamp & Tap is a local favorite.

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The Hub Coffeehouse experimenting with colors. (Source: Instagram)

The Hub Coffeehouse

Whether you’re coming for The Word or the coffee–this place is legit. The Hub Coffeehouse offers specialty coffees crafted by talented baristas.

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Ugly Mug Coffee

Driving down Poplar Avenue, you can’t miss the huge blue Ugly Mug sign. This quaint shop’s drive-through feature makes it easy to get a great cup and head out to work.

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Muddy's Bake Shop & Coffee

This quirky spot’s welcoming vibe will make you want to sit and forego all responsibilities for the day.

We recommend trying the Cafe Con Miel with the Coco Chanel Pie.

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Java Cabana

Unique sips are just the tip of the Java Cabana iceberg. The small, retro-style cafe offers coffee, live music and poetry readings in an easy atmosphere.

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Avenue Coffee

Tucked away in a neighborhood behind the University of Memphis, you’ll find this intimate coffee spot!

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Cafe Eclectic

You can’t go wrong with this Memphis favorite! Cafe Eclectic has eats and coffee that would accommodate the most discerning palate.

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The Edge Alley

Modern and industrial meet at The Edge Alley where you can pull up a chair to sip thoughtfully crafted coffee at a huge community table.

We recommend trying any of their seasonal coffees.

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See any great spots missing from this list? Email your suggestions to info@midsouthweekend.com