Has this winter weather got you feeling chilly? Then warm up this season by enjoying a cup of coffee at these local favorites.
Donkey Coffee and Espresso in Athens
Donkey Coffee and Espresso, located in Ohio University’s Athens, offers a cozy space that’s perfect for studying, hanging out, or just grabbing a cup of coffee. While there, you can also check out featured artwork on the walls, and maybe even hear a band or poetry slam.
Jeremiah’s Coffee House in Marietta
What goes great with coffee? Historic charm like the kind you can find in Marietta at Jeremiah’s Coffee House. Cozy up with a cup of coffee, grab a scone from Lisa’s Sweet Stop, or just sit back and catch up with friends.
Mom ‘n’ Em Coffee in Cincinnati
Dedicated to mom — with a little name inspiration from the radio station 700 WLW — Mom ‘n’ Em Coffee serves up coffee and wine with a homey feel. Located on the corner of Colerain and Bates in Camp Washington, this spot will get you going with pastries, breakfast treats and that always needed cup o’ joe.
Ghostlight Coffee in Dayton
Ghostlight Coffee is known as one of Dayton’s first independent coffee shops. With a focus on quality, thanks to partnerships like the one with Cincinnati’s Deeper Roots Coffee, you’re sure to get a great cup of coffee. In addition to making their own baked goods, they also work with Tina’s Sweet Treats, a gluten-free bakery.
Pressed Coffee Bar and Eatery in Youngstown
This Mahoning Valley coffee shop is all about that perfect pairing of coffee and food. Whether that’s “All Day Breakfast,” soup & salad, or a latte. And as a stop on the Joe in the YO Coffee Trail, you can keep caffeinated all day long.
Rising Star Coffee Roasters in Cleveland
Rising Star Coffee isn’t just serving up coffee, they’re also educating you too. The roaster, with five locations around Cleveland, wants you to learn all about coffee. From the way it’s grown to they way it’s made.
Maddie & Bella Coffee Roasters in Perrysburg
A small batch specialty coffee roaster, Maddie & Bella features coffee alongside toast, breakfast items, sandwiches and baked goods. You can also get comfort foods like grilled PB&J, grilled cheese, homemade scones, muffins, cookies and brownies.
Rustbelt Coffee in Toledo
With distressed leather couches for those who want to relax and hightops for those that want to study, it’s no surprise Rustbelt Coffee is perfect coffee stop. It also boasts large windows with natural light, low lighting and an inspirational sign that reads, “You Can Do This” in big letters. But if you need something to sweeten this coffee shop even more, then come by Saturday mornings when Lyla’s Crepes is parked outside.
Coffeeology in Delaware
A full service espresso bar, Coffeeology offers the best of comfort and charm. Enjoy a cup of coffee and settle in thanks to their lounge seating. Or fulfill your treasure hunting dreams, as the store is filled with antiques from the 18th to mid century.
Third Way Café in Columbus
Part coffee shop and part bookstore, Third Way Café offers a cozy spot where you can warm up with a good cup and a good book. With a focus on community, this coffee shop offers up comfort with its locally roasted coffee.