KATY MAGAZINE l NOVEMBER 2019 By Ali Litton
Katy has no shortage of shops if you are itching for a coffee fix. These local cafes offer an abundance of different flavors, décor, and atmospheres sure to please any caffeine bean aficionado. Check out some of our favorites in Katy.
1. Dulce de Leche Latte A double shot of espresso, dulce de leche and milk
2004 S Mason Road
Sip your coffee in luxury at One 11 Roasters. Built not only to serve a treat for your taste buds, One 11 offers a visually stunning atmosphere to reenergize and revitalize your mood. Light and chic, this coffee and cafe powerhouse is the perfect place to satisfy your caffeine indulgence.
2. Smores Latte Espresso topped with a dark chocolate sauce and toasted marshmallows
505 South Fry Road
Minuti Coffee prides itself on the American dream and Italian roots. If authentic Italian coffee with a neighborhood feel is what you crave, then Minuti will satisfy it. Enjoy your cup with another Italian favorite - a creamy bowl of gelato! Available in seasonal flavors, sure to hit the spot any time of year.
3. Salted Caramel Mocha Latte Espresso served with milk, salted caramel and a chocolate sauce
11525 South Fry Road, Fulshear
If the taste of your coffee is as important to you as the friendly face serving it, First Cup Café is a winner. Locally owned and operated, this shop puts an emphasis on its service to its customers. First Cup offers a wide variety of food and drinks to enjoy and an array of seating to accommodate everyone from busy families to inspired entrepreneurs.
4. Café Latte One shot of espresso with steamed milk with any variety of flavors including hazelnut, vanilla and chocolate
23501 Cinco Ranch Boulevard
Sweet Paris Creperie and Café is a French style café for those who like their coffee on the side of some incredible old world eats with new world flavors. A perfect blend of traditional and modern, this café will take your taste buds to the next level! Offering sweet and savory dishes to fulfill the pickiest of diners, you can be sure to find the perfect pair to both their conventional and fun coffee flavors!
5. Honey Lavender Latte
Double shot of espresso with a uniquely blended honey lavender formula
1645 Winding Hollow Drive
A café and coffee shop with an Asian twist, Cocohodo is known for their Korean red bean pastries. If you need your coffee kick with a side of exotic flavor, Cocohodo has you covered. Sit in their café and enjoy a mix of sweet and savory dishes sure to please everyone in your group.
6. Honey Nut Latte Espresso and steamed milk with a specialty sugar and a honey hazelnut syrup
25707 Westheimer Parkway
Legends calls itself the trifecta of artisan coffee, café cuisine and foot-tapping tunes! If you prefer your coffee while moving to the beat, this is the place for you! Decked out in some serious rockin’ décor, Legends offers a fun atmosphere to caffeinate in style. And if the music doesn’t make you groove, perhaps join in for a Latte Happy Hour. Every Tuesday from 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm - lattes are buy one get one free!
7. Hazelnut Latte Four shots of espresso with hazelnut and milk steamed to perfection
6601 South Fry Road
Allegro Coffee Company offers a responsibly-sourced and fairly-farmed cup of joe. Allegro is dedicated to buying high quality beans from farmers dedicated to the long-term survival of the environment. Located inside of Whole Foods Market, Allegro is an appropriate place to enjoy a tasty and ethical treat.
8. White Mocha Latte Espresso and 2% steamed milk with a white chocolate sauce topped with whipped cream
5609 3rd Street
Like the name suggests, Serene Beans is the place if you’re looking for a quiet place to indulge your coffee craving. Located in the heart of Old Katy, this local shop is a relaxing environment that is open to spirituality of all kinds. Release your stress in their enclosed meditation yard while you satiate that caffeine need. If you have an open heart, an open mind, and a serious hankering for some good coffee, visit Serene Beans.