Chicago features some serious coffee shops, with roasters setting up cafes to bring the city fresh cups of coffee that put cheap diner coffee to shame. But roasters aren’t the only ones having fun. Coffee pros are finding space to showcase their drink-making skills at these 20 essential shops.
For this fall 2019 update, Finom Coffee, Philz Coffee Hyde Park, Cafe Mustache, Colectivo Lincoln Park, and Metric Coffee Co. were added. This decision is an especially difficult one thanks to Chicago’s top-notch baristas and strong, complex brews, so some of the city’s most well-known coffee purveyors aren’t represented in this list.Read More