Modern Coffee Looks to the Future

Name: Modern Coffee Location: 411 13th Street, Oakland, CA Roasters: Multiple roasters, including Ecco Caffe, Four Barrel, and Verve Rating: 4

This post is sorely overdue. I say this because I frequent Modern Coffee and have frequently recommended it to friends. I say this because the coffee is good. I say this because […]

Ringing in the New Year A Few Days Late

Happy New Year! Who said you can’t say that when you’re over a week late? That reminds me that I never did get around to generating a best of the decade list or a list of coffee-related predictions for 2010. In fact, I didn’t see much coffee recapping or hypothesizing going on in the coffee […]

Man Seeking Coffee 2.0

Trick or…Coffee?

Halloween activities most typically involve costumes, collecting candy or cavorting in the Castro (or the location du jour), but I, unintentionally, managed to associate Halloween with the anniversary of this blog. That’s right. I started writing Man Seeking Coffee two years ago on October 31, 2007. So I’ll start this post by […]

Mo’Joe Indy

Name: Mo’Joe Coffeehouse Location: 222 W. Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN Rating: 2+

The apostrophe laden variation of this Indianapolis cafe shouldn’t be confused with San Francisco’s Mojo Bicycle Cafe (who has switched from Ecco Caffe to a combination of Ritual coffee and De La Paz espresso – a reversal of minimalist Haus) or the countless other cafe’s using […]

The Flight of the Chocolate Fish

Name: Chocolate Fish Coffee Location: 3rd and Q, Sacramento, CA Rating: 4

A few weeks ago, I wrote a review of Mojo Bicycle Cafe. This week found me at Chocolate Fish. I wish I could say that this recent spate of visits to Ecco Caffe-serving institutions was part of a master plan to create […]

Mojo Bicycle Cafe

Update: Mojo Bicycle Shop and Cafe Currently uses coffee from both Ritual Coffee Roasters and De La Paz Coffee.

Name: Mojo Bicycle Shop & Cafe Location: 639-A Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA Roaster: Ecco Caffe Rating: 3 (maybe a 3+)

I’m adding Mojo Bicycle Shop and Cafe to my growing list of cafes […]