Below is a list of the top and leading Cafe in Charlotte. To help you find the best Cafe located near you in Charlotte, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Charlotte’s Best Cafe:
The top rated Cafe in Charlotte are:
- Mac Tabby Cat Cafe – space is separate from the cat lounge
- Daily Mews Cat Cafe – provides a safe shelter for adoptable rescue cats
- Central Coffee Co – proudly serve and brew Joe Van Gogh
- Undercurrent Coffee – brew exceptional coffee to share with the community they love
- Crema Espresso Bar and Cafe – pride themselves on using the finest ingredients
Mac Tabby Cat Cafe
Mac Tabby Cat Cafe space is separate from the cat lounge. The bar offers coffee drinks, teas, cold brew, wine, local craft beer, ciders, prosecco, and more. You can check out the cats while playing in the lounge through the glass. Work, socialize or relax at one of its beanbags, sofa or bar top seating areas. Pick up a fresh, local bakery item while you are at Mac Tabby Cat Cafe. Many of its treats are gluten-friendly and vegan.
If you are into music, they have guitars to grab and play. There is no charge to hang with them in the cafe.
Espresso Drinks, Beer, Ciders, Wine, Prosecco, Coffe, Cold Drinks, Hot Drinks, Sweets, Hemp Juice, Smoothies
“Awesome place. Had a Groupon for it but totally would go without one. Great staff and excellent kitties! Thank you Mac Tabby what a great way to help adopt cats” – Angels C.
Daily Mews Cat Cafe
Daily Mews Cat Cafe provides a safe shelter for adoptable rescue cats in a cozy, café atmosphere. Enjoy a tasty treat or beverage from its café while hanging with the kitties as they nap and play in the cat lounge. Its menu features locally sourced goodies as well as coffee, tea, and a specialty selection of beer and wine. Additionally, the retail boutique offers a hand-selected assortment of gifts for cats and cat lovers.
Coffee, Cold Drinks, Artisan Teas, Craft Beer, Wine, Adopt, Visit, Boarding
“A very nice place with a little shop, a counter for drinks, and an area to interact with the cats.” – Shelly S.
Central Coffee Co
Central Coffee Co is a neighborhood coffee shop on the edge of Plaza Midwood and the Elizabeth Community opened in 2009 by owners Jimmy and Louisa Kleto. They proudly serve and brew Joe Van Gogh, artisan coffee roasters in Hillsborough, NC. They prepare and bake all of its pastries and food from scratch daily. Simple, made with care. Neighborhood oriented.
Drink Menu, Catering Menu
Address: 719 Louise Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204
Phone: (704) 335-7288
“I love both locations of this coffee shop! Although I think this one might be my favorite of the two. The coffee is fantastic and the staff is very helpful and personable. I enjoy taking people here from time to time. Also once I was picking up some coffee to go one random morning and someone else paid for my coffees! It was so cool!” – Alicia Z.
Undercurrent Coffee brew exceptional coffee to share with the community they love. They celebrate the neighborhood, the journey, and the many passions that come together under their roof. They savor local produce, support sustainable practices, and encourage a nutritious and delicious lifestyle for its neighbors. Their thoughtfully-sourced, seasonally-rotating menu celebrates the very best flavors of the Southeast and beyond.
Coffee & Tea, Breakfast, Toast, Salad & Soup
Address: 2012 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205
Phone: (980) 498-7328
“Cutest hidden gem! Great atmosphere and drink selection. If you go you have to try their affogato (espresso+ice cream).” – Maria A.
Crema Espresso Bar and Cafe
Crema Espresso Bar and Cafe pride themselves on using the finest ingredients available to craft a relaxing, cozy European café experience in Charlotte. They are proud to feature delicious, locally roasted coffees and loose-leaf herbal teas paired with its European-inspired, made-from-scratch café food favorites including its world-famous crepes made at their sister café, Royal Café and Creperie in Matthews and signature cakes and pastries.
All of the coffee and espresso drinks feature local Charlotte-area roasters who provide rich flavors from around the world and share their commitment to using only the finest ingredients.
Breakfast, Entrees, Sweet Treats, Charcuterie, Coffee Menu, Crema Crepe Menu
“This is my favorite cafe to come to work and hang out with friends. The coffee is high-quality, crepes are delicious, and the pastries are top-notch 100% authentic European. Nobody does pastries like Crema. Highly recommend!” – Roman K.
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