La Colombe Torrefaction is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

1. La Colombe Torrefaction

9.3
270 Lafayette St (btwn Prince & W Houston St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · SoHo · 419 tips and reviews

Melody M.Melody Mejeh: Great Coffee! You must try their dark chocolate with espresso. Beans are granulated in this dark chocolate.. I believe 10% of it is coffee. Delicious and great pick-me up.

Klaas Pieter A.Klaas Pieter Annema: Great iced espresso drinks. Get an almond croissant with it for a great start of the day.

Alexa Jane D.Alexa Jane Denner: Delicious cortado. Great quality coffee. Grab a cookie and snag a seat. Mirrors are special. Cool set up with interesting (but limited) seating.

Culture Espresso is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

2. Culture Espresso

9.1
72 W 38th St (at 6th Ave), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Garment District · 489 tips and reviews

Sabrina F.Sabrina F: Smooth espresso, tasty sandwiches and quite possibly one of the best chocolate chip cookies in the city.

Chelsea B.Chelsea Balkan: #fabuLIST #dubiDO one of the best spots to grab a coffee in the area and relax after shopping. Love the flat white and latte. Seats are limited.

Katya M.Katya Mezhibovskaya: Espresso, excellent flat white, and chai, and baked goods. Oasis in the midtown desert.

Stumptown Coffee Roasters is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

3. Stumptown Coffee Roasters

9.4
18 W 29th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoMad · 655 tips and reviews

Sarah M.Sarah Mele: I'm kinda obsessed w/ this spot. Come for perfect coffee (vanilla almond latte .. Super airy & smooth), stay for the Ace Hotel lobby ambiance, come again for the momofuku rueben pocket rolls(!!!!)

Gustavo F.Gustavo Ferreira: Espresso, cappuccino and latte with almond milk are the best ones I've tasted in my life anywhere. Keep up guys!

GuvenGuven: Latte is awesome! and also Chocolate truffle cookies...basically all good...

Little Collins is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

4. Little Collins

9.3
667 Lexington Ave (btwn E 55th & E 56th St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Midtown East · 374 tips and reviews

Shirley B.Shirley Braha: Get the smash and a Capp!

Brad P.Brad Park: Iced latte is amazing. Staff are great. Lunch is a hidden gem here. Wasn't a fan of the avocado toast but everything else is phenomenal.

Andrew V.Andrew Vogel: Perfect flat whites. Bircher muesli and the big dill breakfast sandwich were both great too

Abraço is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

5. Abraço

9.1
81 E 7th St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · East Village · 263 tips and reviews

Kevin S.Kevin Skobac: One of my favorite stops. A hole-in-the-wall espresso joint that serves killer espresso drinks & delicious olive oil cake. Not open late, and nowhere to sit, but its everything you want in coffee.

Ranu R.Ranu Rajkarnikar: Neighborhood spot that never disappoints. Cold brew and cortado are great. Try the olive oil cake or frittata too.

Rosanna M.Rosanna Mortoglou: BEST coffee in New York. Had a cortado, which was so heavenly thick and perfectly balanced. Plus the honey cornbread is epic with the absolute amount of saltness and sweetness.

La Colombe Torrefaction is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

6. La Colombe Torrefaction

9.2
400 Lafayette St (at E 4th St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoHo · 363 tips and reviews

Mark C.Mark Chu-Carroll: Finally, coffee bliss in Manhattan! Strong, smooth but bitter, with none of that wretched sourness that plagues NYC coffee... wonderful. Their latte is perfect.

Allison Y.Allison Yu: Best latte EVER!!!! The olive oil loaf is delicious as well

Zeynep B.Zeynep B: best iced latte ever had!

Gasoline Alley Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

7. Gasoline Alley Coffee

9.2
325 Lafayette St (btwn Bleecker & E Houston St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoHo · 283 tips and reviews

Cole B.Cole Brown: best espresso i've had above houston

Benjamin D.Benjamin D.: One of my favourite coffee shops in New York. Pour over, cappuccino, mocha, ..., and everything iced, which is great for summer.

Nate B.Nate Beatty: Great stop for a coffee to go. Awesome espresso drinks.

Bibble & Sip is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

8. Bibble & Sip

9.0
253 W 51st St (at 8th Ave), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Theater District · 203 tips and reviews

courtney j.courtney julep: Delicious quiche and macchiato. Very nice staff. Alpacas!!!

StacyStacy: Lavender latte and matcha cream puff is LOVE!

Anna R.Anna Rose: Lavender latte is delicious- earl grey cream puff huge and tasty

Gimme! Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

9. Gimme! Coffee

9.0
228 Mott St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoLita · 264 tips and reviews

David B.David Ban: Best macchiato in SoHo/Nolita.

Victoria U.Victoria U.: Great mocha and good latte. They have brownies that are "stupid good." They also remade my coffee after it fell a few feet from their shop. Good guys, good coffee, good place.

Heather C.Heather Callaway: Absolutely great Honduran espresso, and very friendly! Will be coming back for sure.

Everyman Espresso is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

10. Everyman Espresso

8.7
136 E 13th St (at 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Greenwich Village · 202 tips and reviews

Man B.Man Bartlett: Counter Culture beans and talented baristas = damn good espresso. One of the best cappuccinos in the city.

Village VoiceVillage Voice: Great service, specialty coffee, fun, ever-rotating espresso menu, cheery space, dreamy, creamy cortados, and fresh doughnuts from Dough. Winner of Best of NYC Critics' choice for Best Espresso Bar!

CassidyCassidy: My favorite latte in the city. Don't sleep on the pastries either - they stick Dough donuts and insanely good croissants.

Happy Bones is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

11. Happy Bones

9.0
394 Broome St (at Mulberry St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoLita · 187 tips and reviews

Maarten P.Maarten Peschier: Great espresso drinks, limited seating

kate kkate k: Impressively good coffee, genuine flat white

Clemente C.Clemente Cuevas: My very favorite coffee shop in SoHo, awesome espresso every time, and the filter coffee is pretty good too. Much better than La Colombe, and comparable to Ground Support, Everyman, and Gimme Coffee!

Laughing Man Coffee & Tea is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

12. Laughing Man Coffee & Tea

9.0
184 Duane St (btwn Greenwich & Hudson St.), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Tribeca · 116 tips and reviews

Simon H.Simon H: The flat white is the best. A more flavourful version of a cappuccino

Maarten P.Maarten Peschier: Chill vibe, great espresso!

Matt S.Matt Spector: The outpost of the Hugh Jackman-owned coffee chain; fantastic flat whites and a solid drip coffee too.

Ground Support is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

13. Ground Support

8.9
399 W Broadway (btwn Spring & Broome St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · SoHo · 493 tips and reviews

Emily G.Emily Gould: Great cappuccinos and bagels. Also have some interesting muffins

Marivic G.Marivic G: Love the green tea matcha latte with almond milk. Cozy seating and select pastries to pair with your drink of choice.

Claudia C.Claudia Colonna: Love the raw bars they sell and they make a tasty almond milk cappuccino - super cute mini outdoor alcove area

Café Grumpy is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

14. Café Grumpy

9.0
224 W 20th St (btwn 7th & 8th Ave), New York, NY
Café · Chelsea · 294 tips and reviews

Matthew A.Matthew Anderson: The espresso is great, the staff friendly, and the music is consistently good. No laptops allowed, but it adds to a good vibe. iPhones, tablets, and even conversation welcome!

Evan F.Evan Flath: Great espresso, talented baristas, best cold brew ...ever?

Harry C.Harry Chen: cozy and hidden (kinda) cafe, smooth ice latte. Friendly staff too!

Birch Coffee is one of The 15 Best Places for An Espresso in New York City.

15. Birch Coffee

9.2
21 E 27th St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoMad · 464 tips and reviews

Mark L.Mark Lombardi: Great cappuccino. cozy atmosphere. Try the oatmeal, tons of cinnamon but overall really good.

Stephen O.Stephen Okano: Lattes and coffee here is great! Baristas are also super friendly. Go to coffee near Madison square

BenBen: Strong espresso, library of books, great spot to work.