Houndstooth Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

1. Houndstooth Coffee

9.2
401 Congress Ave (at 4th St), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Downtown Austin · 128 tips and reviews

Marloes H.Marloes Haarsma: Great recommendation about the beans for my latte. They also serve Aeropress coffee, ftw

Jeffrey H.Jeffrey Hendricks: What an excellent cup of fresh pour-over coffee. This is not a frilly girly sugary coffee drink place. They are purists who specialize in real coffee, espresso, cappuccino, etc. very, very good.

SvenSven: Went here more than daily on my last Austin visit for their truly excellent espresso) with several choices of beans). The unique coffee julep is worth a try. They have breakfast tacos if you're early.

Summermoon Coffee Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

2. Summermoon Coffee Bar

8.7
3115 S 1st St, Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · 126 tips and reviews

Damita M.Damita Miller-Shanklin: The Summer Moon mocha is delicious. It hits the spot on this cold day!

Stephanie D.Stephanie Danforth: The "Sean Con" is an awesome off the menu drink! 3 shots of espresso, 3 oz of there special sweet milk- then shaken over ice and poured into a frosted glass. Glorious!!

Lindsay M.Lindsay Muncy: Enjoy Summermoon's wood fired espresso at home. Unfortunately, you'll have to come back again and again to have their delectable 'moon milk'. A happy problem

Houndstooth Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

3. Houndstooth Coffee

9.1
4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 120 (at 43rd St), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Rosedale · 114 tips and reviews

C K.C K: The soy latte here is super creamy & likely the best is town. Mmm :)

Kaleb F.Kaleb Fulgham: By far the best cappuccino in town! Try the Rustico coffee from Counter Culture.

SteveSteve: Soy latte is superb. Coffee is some of the best around. Some of their brewing hardware is just this side of art.

Caffé Medici is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

4. Caffé Medici

8.7
200 Congress Ave (at 2nd St.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Downtown Austin · 113 tips and reviews

MartínMartín: Summer pro-tip: Order a Cafe Freddo. Off-menu, charged with espresso, and deliciously refreshing.

Brittany L.Brittany Lawnin: Amazing cortados & lattes!! Great breakfast tacos the am!

Rachel K.Rachel Kuller: delicious and wonderful soy latte. friendly staff. nice airy open feeling. don't be put off by construction across street.

Mozart's Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

5. Mozart's Coffee

9.3
3825 Lake Austin Blvd (at Enfield Rd.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · West Austin · 227 tips and reviews

Social N.Social News Network: Wonderful coffee drinks and a lovely outdoor atmosphere. Highly recommend visiting during the holiday's to see the awesome light display. Order the Mocha Special and you can't go wrong!

Seri P.Seri Pak: Open until 1am! Mocha is so good! Highly recommend you, if you don't know what to get!

MohammedMohammed: Espresso macchiato is the best ..

Patika Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

6. Patika Coffee

8.9
Congress Ave, Austin, TX
Food Truck · Zilker · 51 tips and reviews

Cruce S.Cruce Saunders: Iced mocha, best in town.

Matt B.Matt Butson: Best Damn Mocha in Town!

Matt K.Matt K: The BEST iced vanilla latte I have ever had

Monkey Nest Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

7. Monkey Nest Coffee

8.8
5353 Burnet Rd (Clay Ave.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Brentwood · 72 tips and reviews

Devin R.Devin Rourke: Awesome baristas, delicious food and drinks. Brown sugar latte and the Italian panini are the best!

Shannan R.Shannan Riemer: Two Words: Spicy Mocha

Shannan R.Shannan Riemer: Gets a little too crowded but that is because this place is so good. The Spicy Monkey Mocha is ridiculous and the Green friend smoothie is a must. They are gluten free friendly which is major for me.

Halcyon Coffee, Bar & Lounge is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

8. Halcyon Coffee, Bar & Lounge

8.8
218 W 4th St (at Lavaca St.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Downtown Austin · 186 tips and reviews

Katie F.Katie Folger: Ideal for socializing. The coffee is excellent (I favor the skim cappucino) and the food is equally delicious. Live music and alcoholic coffee drinks makes it a great evening hang out. NO STUDYING.

Social N.Social News Network: Ideal for socializing. The coffee is excellent (I favor the skim cappucino) and the food is equally delicious. Live music and alcoholic coffee drinks makes it a great evening hang out. NO STUDYING.

Shannan R.Shannan Riemer: Terrific Latte, great people watching spot.

Vintage Heart Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

9. Vintage Heart Coffee

8.7
1405 E 7th St (at Navasot St), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Central East Austin · 73 tips and reviews

Sami M.Sami Miller: The iced vanilla latte is to die for!! Homemade vanilla syrup. :)

LaLa S.LaLa S: Lots of natural light, serene and quiet. Plus, they make a delicious cappuccino!

Sara B.Sara Brown: The cold brew coffee is delicious! The vanilla latte with almond milk is also fantastiche and you will quickly become a regular!

Epoch Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

10. Epoch Coffee

8.8
221 W North Loop Blvd (At Chesterfield Ave.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · North Loop · 129 tips and reviews

Ben V.Ben Vidal: Wooooo! Epoch coffee is the best! Also. They're open 24/7 so it's the perfect after work place to relax and get a cup of coffee or an iced latte. Great place to study too.

Social N.Social News Network: Come here and cram your life away. They have a ton of parking and don't tow on an hourly basis, so it's a quiet/quaint study location. Excellent Mexican Mocha and low lights.

Felicity N.Felicity Nava: Iced lavender mocha is amazing

Jo's Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

11. Jo's Coffee

9.2
1300 S Congress Ave (James St. W.), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Bouldin Creek · 182 tips and reviews

Chelsey S.Chelsey Smith: Best iced soy vanilla latter I've ever had...and that's all I drink

Michael V.Michael Voigt: Rice milk is amazing and vegan :) ,.. Cafe mocha tasted creamy with rice milk and blends perfect

Kathryn S.Kathryn Sharkey: The almond milk makes for excellent lattes!

Fleet Coffee Co is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

12. Fleet Coffee Co

9.3
2427 Webberville Rd, Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Central East Austin · 20 tips and reviews

Zachary C.Zachary Chetchavat: innovative coffee cocktails and some of the best espresso drinks in Austin

Corey W.Corey Ward: Their special coffee drinks, like their cappuccino with fruity pebble milk, are surprising and delicious.

James B.James Bates: Excellent espresso, and also try the ginger and turmeric iced tea for something different

Patika is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

13. Patika

9.3
2159 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · South Lamar · 27 tips and reviews

Nars E.Nars Espinosa: Love the lattes and avocado toast.

YellowmonkeyrunnerYellowmonkeyrunner: Trendy, clean ambience and they play great music and their coffee and lattè are great

JenKuduJenKudu: Gorgeous space, vanilla latte is made beautifully and the bagels are actually really good! I would go here all the time if I lived in Austin.

Summer Moon Wood-Fired Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

14. Summer Moon Wood-Fired Coffee

9.0
11005 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · North Burnet · 21 tips and reviews

Seth T.Seth Taplin: Excellent espresso and having TacoDeli tacos makes it a one stop shop!

Divya M.Divya Mulanjur: So good! Hands down the best coffee I've had! I got the quarter summer moon latte and it was perfect. I'd say its still sweet. But so good!

Barbara A.Barbara Aguiar: I can't get enough of this place! Half moon lattes are the best!!

Genuine Joe Coffeehouse is one of The 15 Best Places for Espresso in Austin.

15. Genuine Joe Coffeehouse

8.2
2001 W Anderson Ln (at Hardy Dr), Austin, TX
Coffee Shop · Crestview · 52 tips and reviews

Dario L.Dario Landazuri: The Mama Lu's Raspberry Bread is fantastic, and with an iced mocha, it's even better.

Liz K.Liz Kogan: The 3-way mocha on ice is to die for. The space and ambiance are seriously awesome. Great coffee shop.

Trish A.Trish Aikman: Gotta try the cranberry latte