Blue Bottle Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

1. Blue Bottle Coffee

9.3
1046 Potomac St NW, Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Georgetown · 43 tips and reviews

Jackson K.Jackson Klein: Great location. The New Orleans iced coffee and the espresso were both delicious. Definitely worth a visit!

Nelli A.Nelli Abramova: Awesome coffee and green tea in glass cups

Veronica L.Veronica Lacayo: Coffee latte with oat milk

La Colombe Coffee Roasters is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

2. La Colombe Coffee Roasters

9.1
924 Blagden Alley NW (btwn M, N, 9th & 10th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Logan Circle - Shaw · 131 tips and reviews

Brooke H.Brooke Harding: Great location in a back alley surrounded by art studios. Love their coffee, miss their sweetened latte, please bring it back!

Gabrielle S.Gabrielle Shiner: Finally, I can take a quick break from missing New York.

Lynn N.Lynn Nguyen: Doesn't have wifi. Deal with it. It's not a place to sit and work. It's a place to meet a friend and have a great long conversation.

La Colombe Coffee Roasters is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

3. La Colombe Coffee Roasters

9.1
1346 Florida Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · U-Street · 14 tips and reviews

Lenny T.Lenny Teh: Try the oak milk draft latte; it’s cold brewed, smooth and delicious!

Diana B.Diana Brody: Such a cozy, but airy space, great staff, fabulous coffee.

Andrew G.Andrew Giel: draft latte is like a coffee milkshake. also the seltzer is super bubbly, a wonderful pairing

Swing's Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

4. Swing's Coffee

9.0
640 14th St NW (at G St NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 20 tips and reviews

Keshav L.Keshav Lewis: Great coffee. Great pastries. Cool tiles. 3rd wave

Matt W.Matt Wells: Great coffee!

GloGlo: Solid cappuccino! PS. 10% off with personal cup and has outlets.

The Coffee Bar is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

5. The Coffee Bar

8.9
1201 S St NW (at 12th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · U-Street · 68 tips and reviews

Brooke H.Brooke Harding: Love their outdoor tables, latte's here are great!

Greg L.Greg Lavallee: wifi password changed to drinkmorecoffee as of 10/22/2013

Bob B.Bob Brier: Ask for the "iced" cortado - 4 shots of espresso, honey, cream, shaken with ice. Delicious!

Compass Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

6. Compass Coffee

9.0
1911 8th St NW (btwn T St & Florida Ave NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · U-Street · 20 tips and reviews

Matt B.Matt Bernstein: The Nutella mocha is as good as it sounds. You really can't go wrong here they make some great coffee.

Amy C.Amy Cummings: Skip the turmeric honey latte. Stick to something more classic.

AJ S.AJ Siegel: love the staff, appreciate the quality beverages and snacks.

Compass Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

7. Compass Coffee

8.9
4850 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Spring Valley · 3 tips and reviews

Sophie D R.Sophie D Reed: Unquestionably, the best coffee shop in the area! The atmosphere inside this coffee shop was very vibrant and relaxing.

David K.David Kirsch: Espresso. They know what they’re doing.

Thomas V.Thomas Vander Wal: Macha oat milk latte is amazing

Doubles is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

8. Doubles

8.9
3118 Georgia Ave NW (btwn Irving & Kenyon St NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Pleasant Plains · 27 tips and reviews

Kevin A.Kevin Arts: Love the aesthetic and music. They make a mean Americano.

Gregory F.Gregory Fisher: Great vibe, decent coffee from pretty good roasters

Brooke H.Brooke Harding: Colony Club is a community place. You can reserve the upstairs for events at no charge. Unheard of! Love the coffee & atmosphere here. Great for telework during the week or ping pong on the weekend.

Zeke's Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

9. Zeke's Coffee

8.7
2300 Rhode Island NE, Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Brookland · 8 tips and reviews

Tom B.Tom Bridge: Get the cold brew. They make it special, it’s always delicious.

Kriz A.Kriz Alin: Great coffee and staff

Shawn C.Shawn Cook: Awesome coffee and refreshingly great alternative to the beaten path of coffee!

Potter's House is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

10. Potter's House

8.6
1658 Columbia Rd NW, Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Adams Morgan · 19 tips and reviews

Kaz K.Kaz K.: Great, cozy cafe with nice coffee. Also a great selection of books and gifts. Hard to find seats, though. No wifi on weekends during brunch (aka sat/sun until 2PM)

Tom M.Tom Maxwell: Cozy coffee lounch w/ ample seating & fast wifi; conducive to getting laptop work done. Care in the prep of coffee.

KassKass: an amazing establishment. not only is it a great coffee shop to get work done in, but it has done great work with the local community

Zeke's Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

11. Zeke's Coffee

8.6
731 15th St NW (btwn New York Ave & H St NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 5 tips and reviews

Sophia H.Sophia H: Excellent mocha! Peppermint Bark White Mocha and Ovaltine (chocolate) Mocha were both amazing. Great service. Relaxing, intimate environment.

Ellen S.Ellen S. P.: The nitro cold brew is thicker than the regular cold brew and looks like you're drinking a Guiness.

MelvinMelvin: Pretty convenient location.

Blue Bottle Coffee is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

12. Blue Bottle Coffee

8.5
1250 4th St NE (at Morse St NE), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · Ivy City · 6 tips and reviews

Zoë P.Zoë Penman: Good quality espresso, nice spot! It is quite a bitter blend though

Yeida Liz R.Yeida Liz Rivera: LOOOVE IT!!! 4 days looking for a great coffee, finally found it!! And the best of all, their service AND SMILES!!!! I’m even bringing their Belgium Waffles to PR!!! Love it!! Will be back indeed!!!

Rachel L.Rachel L: One of my favorite coffee spots

The Wydown is one of The 13 Best Coffee Shops in Washington.

13. The Wydown

8.6
1924 14th St NW (at U St NW), Washington, D.C.
Coffee Shop · U-Street · 55 tips and reviews

Mohammad A.Mohammad AlMoqhem: Great coffee. Dedicated baristas. Fantastic almond pound cake.

Behrad EatsBehrad Eats: Great spot with a roll-up garage door façade and of course delicious coffee!

MelodyMelody: Nice new addition to the DC coffeehouse scene. I've had their pour overs (love the Ethiopian Kurimi), tea and choc croissants, and I've not been disappointed. A tiny space that can get crowded though