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Savoring Boca Raton’s Coffee Culture: A Guide to the Best Cafés 

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Lynn chapter.

Boca Raton, a city on Florida’s pretty southeastern coast, is known for more than just its lovely beaches and lively way of life. It’s also gaining a reputation for its growing coffee culture. Whether you really love coffee or just want a nice place to relax, you’ll find something you like in Boca Raton’s coffee shops. Let’s take a peek at what makes the coffee scene here so unique. 

1. Subculture Coffee: 

Located in the heart of downtown Boca Raton, Subculture Coffee is a hip and inviting café that’s a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Known for its artisanal coffee blends, friendly baristas, and laid-back atmosphere, Subculture is the place to be for quality espresso, pour-over, and delicious pastries. The cozy interior and outdoor seating make it perfect for both work and relaxation. 

2. The Seed Boca: 

If you’re looking for a coffee shop with a health-conscious twist, The Seed Boca is your go-to spot. This café specializes in organic coffee and a variety of plant-based treats. From almond milk lattes to vegan pastries, The Seed Boca caters to those with dietary preferences while providing a warm and welcoming environment. 

3. Long Story Short Cafe: 

Long Story Short Cafe is all about good vibes and healthy eating. This trendy yet casual spot is at the forefront of the health-conscious food movement, offering a diverse menu of coffee options, delicious toasts, nutritious smoothies, and acai bowls. It’s the perfect place to enjoy simple, feel-good food in a welcoming atmosphere. 

4. Third Place Coffee Lounge 

Third Place Coffee Lounge in Boca Raton is more than just a coffee shop; it’s a vibrant community hub where quality coffee, sustainability, and creative expression come together. Founded by the passionate Elijah Gourgue, this specialty coffee destination sources the finest beans globally, ensuring fairness and sustainability. With a thoughtfully designed lounge, it offers a cozy atmosphere for relaxation or engaging conversations. Their dedication to the community shines through events like open mic nights and art exhibitions, supporting local talent. Their expert baristas are eager to guide you through an extensive menu, creating the perfect cup just for you, whether it’s a pour-over or a velvety latte. 

5. Carmela Coffee Company 

For those who prefer a quiet and relaxed atmosphere, Carmela Coffee offers a serene escape from the hustle and bustle. This café prides itself on its roasted beans directly from Costa Rica, providing a delightful selection of espresso beverages, specialty teas, and delicious Toasts, salads, sandwiches, and more. It’s an ideal spot to catch up on work, read a book, or simply unwind.

Hello, my name is Esther. I am from Panama City and currently living in Boca Raton, Florida. I love going out, working out, going to the beach and hanging out with my friends. A fun fact about me is that I speak three languages.