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Bird Rock Coffee Roasters

Name: Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Location: 5627 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla CA Roaster: Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Rating: 4-

As I pointed out in my Caffe Calabria review, San Diego doesn’t seem to have a whole lot to offer in terms of world class cafes.¬† Caffe Calabria is a good start but [...]

Dying to Get to Sightglass

Name: Sightglass Coffee Location: 270 7th Street (at Folsom), San Francisco, CA Roaster: Verve Coffee Roasters (for now) Rating: 4

The literature tells us that there are five states to coping with the existence of “speakeasy cafes.” I’m speaking about¬†those underground coffee carts that operate in seeming guerrilla fashion, either as a temporary coffee [...]

The Philadelphia Coffee Story: Chestnut Hill Coffee Company

Name: Chestnut Hill Coffee Company Location: 8620 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, PA Roaster: Chestnut Hill Coffee Company Rating: 3

My first morning of Philly coffee sleuthing got off to a slow start. I rendezvoused with my friend D. in the IKEA parking lot. Having just moved to the area, his family still needed a few [...]