Lynchburg, Virginia, is a haven for coffee enthusiasts thanks to an active coffee scene. Lynchburg has cultivated a coffee culture that’s as rich and inviting as the aroma of freshly brewed beans. The coffee shops in Lynchburg are nothing short of exceptional, with an emphasis on quality sourcing, roasting, and preparation. Below are a few of our favorite places to get coffee in Lynchburg:
- 5th Street Grind
- Golf Park Coffee Co.
- Joe Bean’s Express Espresso
- Mission House Coffee
- Muse Coffee Company + Roastery
- The White Hart Café
Inspired by a revitalized Lynchburg, 5th Street Grind has dedicated its efforts to cultivating a community through coffee. This coffee shop is the brainchild of a citizen who has been an integral part of the revitalization of Downtown Lynchburg, and the shop’s commitment to quality and community is evident in every cup.
The new permanent location of the Golf Park Coffee Co. is a delightful blend of modern industrial style and cozy charm. Enjoy their delicious coffee in the new shop while soaking up Lynchburg “scene”. Golf Park uses beans from Blanchard’s Coffee Roasting Co. in Richmond, Virginia, and selects only the highest quality coffees available from across the globe to include on their menu. The coffees they use are direct-trade, single-origin beans.
Joe Bean’s consists of several convenient drive-thru locations in Lynchburg for a speedy and delicious cup of ‘joe. Joe’s coffee booths serve mochas, lattes, cappuccinos, chai tea, Italian steamers, fruit smoothies, herbal teas, protein shakes, and, of course, a classic cup of coffee. Yummy snacks to go with your coffee include muffins, gourmet oatmeal, brioches, and a variety of cookies.
The Mission House Coffee, located in River Ridge Mall, offers a vast and varied menu of hot and iced drinks in addition to tasty food options. Don’t forget to sample their high-quality teas from Nepal! The coffee house’s mission is to get to know its customers and a portion of its proceeds go back to the community through charitable organizations.
The Muse Coffee Company + Roastery hopes to bring the community together with coffee. The staff at Muse loves the craft of coffee and all the nuances of the bean and they are eager to share their knowledge with their customers. Small-batch, artisanally-roasted coffee is their passion, and their thorough and carefully crafted menu is proof.
White Hart‘s legendary coffee is roasted to perfection on-site. The elevated Southern comfort food on the menu is locally sourced and grown/raised right here in Central Virginia. Regular live music and poetry readings keep the café connected to the community. They offer local beer on tap and a pub-style menu in addition to their outstanding coffee drinks. Enjoy “Lynchburg’s Living Room” in person, or order online for convenience.
Whether you’re a seasoned coffee connoisseur or just beginning to explore the world of specialty coffee, Lynchburg has a welcoming and vibrant community that invites you to partake in its caffeinated delights. Thanks to its diverse selection of coffee shops, Lynchburg stands as a testament to how a love for coffee can foster community.