Parker and Otis – Durham, North Carolina
Parker and Otis is a local institution in Durham. It’s an eclectic hybrid restaurant and retail shop known for its amazing sandwiches, coffee, and modern general-store aesthetic. With a café, wine market, vast selection of cookbooks, and an array of delightfully curated items, you can find something for everyone on your list.
Gifts for: The kid at heart
JANE Motorcycles – Brooklyn, New York
JANE Motorcycles is New York City’s custom motorcycle, apparel, accessory, book, and espresso shop. While the idea of creating a combination coffee hangout, clothing retailer, and motorcycle workshop may seem absurd, the owners wanted to combine all the things they were interested in into a one-stop-shop. The chill spot serves as a hangout for motorheads and sells their own brand of exceptional workwear that is well-made, well-fitted, and locally crafted.
Gifts for: The fashion-forward, ‘bad-boy’
Coastal Fog – Greenville, North Carolina
Coastal Fog strives to provide an inspiring experience for those who appreciate uncompromised quality and relaxed refinement. Founded in 2007, the owners draw on their Eastern NC roots for everything from the food to their design aesthetic. Their market offers delicious and nourishing food with the highest quality sustainably sourced coffee.
Gifts for: The person who deserves to put their feet up
andSons Chocolatiers – Los Angeles, California
andSons is not your mother’s chocolate shop. Well, unless you are the owners, which in that case it very much is your mother’s chocolate shop. This 2nd-generation chocolate shop blends time-honored techniques with the creativity of Los Angeles to reimagine the world’s most important food group. Not only will you find Counter Culture Coffee in their store, you will also find it in their chocolate! andSons has a coffee and pecan bonbon and blonde chocolate coated coffee beans both made with Forty-Six.
Gifts for: The person who says “I don’t want anything,” because they most definitely do want chocolate
Coffee N’ Comics – Reno, Nevada
Coffee N’ Comics is a coffee shop for the ultimate fans! As childhood friends, the owners loved going to coffee shops but felt like they all were missing something. Together they created a coffee shop that not only has the best coffee but offers something truly special and unique. They pride themselves on serving premium coffee, tea, and food with walls full of comics and collectibles. Read a comic book and watch some of your favorite movies while enjoying a magical handcrafted drink.
Gifts for: The person who cried during Avengers: Endgame
Talbott & Arding – Hudson, NY
Founded by a celebrated cheesemonger and a renowned chef, Talbott & Arding is full of treats for your tastebuds. Settled in the Hudson Valley, the store is inspired by the local makers and growers and a tribute to the region. The shop is a unique culinary destination that caters to home cooking, eating, and entertaining where you will find housemade items along with housewares and books.
Gifts for: The person who loves to try out new recipes
Zest Cafe & Home Art – Raleigh, North Carolina
Zest Cafe & Home Art offers a feast for your eyes, your palate, and your artistic sensibilities. The contemporary home art boutique is brimming with fun and whimsical gifts, home furnishings, products perfect for your holiday party. Stop by for delicious coffee and food while shopping their wide selection of fun and functional gifts.
Gifts for: The person with an HGTV magazine subscription
As Well As – Columbia, South Carolina
As Well As is your one-stop-shop for your wellness needs. Take a class at Studio Fire (a fitness class pass or membership makes a great gift), browse their boutique retail space offering athletic brands like Alo Yoga and self-care products, and enjoy a cup of coffee in their healthy cafe.
Gifts for: The person who lives in yoga pants
Mission Market – Apex, North Carolina
Mission Market was inspired by a love for community, small business, and social justice. The majority of the products that Mission Market carries have a give-back component in place and are eco-friendly gifts for the greater good. It’s a great community-focused spot to grab a drink, a snack, and shop.
Gifts for: The person who is always volunteering
Whether you need to find a last-minute gift or are looking for apparel to add to your wardrobe, shopping while enjoying a perfectly brewed coffee is always better.
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