Inversion Coffee House

1953 Montrose Blvd (at W Gray St.), Houston, TX 77006, United States
Hours:
Open until 8:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 6:30 AM–8:00 PM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 7:30 AM–8:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Breakfast
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
8.7/10

Based on 139 votes

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  • CultureMap Houston

    Art League Houston built Inversion Coffee House, a minimalist, light-filled building that is both an art gallery and a hip place to sip gourmet coffee. We like the blended chocolate cherry bomb, as we

    CultureMap Houston · August 7, 2011
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  • Glenn S.

    Great coffee house with smaller, but good, selection of morning goodies including donuts, muffins, kolaches, and breakfast sandwiches.

    Glenn Sprenger · February 14, 2010
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  • Lewis S.

    A great alternative to corporate coffee. With free wifi

    Lewis Schrock · April 13, 2010
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  • Christina S.

    Greatest coffee and art community

    Christina Sparrow · December 20, 2010
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  • Eva K.

    They're in the process of getting a booze license and this might mean they'll finally extend their hours, hip hip hurray!

    Eva K. · October 25, 2011
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  • Leslie K.

    Don't throw away your receipt if you want the wifi pw

    Leslie Kao · September 21, 2010
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  • Mike L.

    Very cool coffee shop, lots of art, very creative and original, great espresso. Try this place out!

    Mike Large · September 3, 2012
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  • ScioniQCity

    Raise your City iQ: The original art installation entitled "Inversion" was created in 2005. Read more

    ScioniQCity · April 24, 2012
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  • Chad O.

    Cool little place. Geek spot for sure as well as a common spot for food trucks making the rounds.

    Chad Ostroff · February 24, 2012
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  • Robert B.

    Great coffee shop, good people, outside seating, internet connection, very comfortable! Read more

    Robert Banach · August 29, 2011
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  • Wes D.

    Corporate coffee sucks! I feel sorry for people that go to Starbucks. Free wifi and ask about the frequent buyer card....free beverage after 10

    Wes Dillard · July 27, 2011
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  • Mister S.

    Chai tea people put some in your face!

    Mister SINched · February 18, 2011
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  • Glenn S.

    WiFi now takes a password located at the bottom of your receipt. The password changes daily.

    Glenn Sprenger · October 30, 2010
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  • Rene

    Nice place. Free wifi. Coffee a little more expensive than Starbucks but worth it.

    Rene · September 4, 2010
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  • antasia a.

    Love the artsy side of this!!

    antasia adamjee · August 24, 2013
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  • Robert B.

    Great place to sit, sip & surf, inside or out!

    Robert Banach · March 6, 2012
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  • Justin T.

    These coffee connoisseurs might just make the best iced-vanilla latte in Texas.

    Justin T · August 30, 2011
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  • Willy

    If you like the taste of real coffee try their "Cortado". Best in town!

    Willy · March 19, 2011
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  • Dee T.

    caramel white chocolate mocha for your sweet tooth...teeth

    Dee Tekell · September 9, 2010
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  • Crystal L.

    Chai tea latte has a little too much spice for my tastes

    Crystal Lee · July 1, 2010
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  • Glenn B.

    WIFI Password: inversion1953

    Glenn Burns · November 15, 2014
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  • Andrew D.

    The drink menu is smaller than it used to be, but with that comes better coffee. Yay focus.

    Andrew Douglass · August 7, 2014
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  • Michelle G.

    Awesome new counters by local artist Patrick Renner.

    Michelle Garcia · January 28, 2014
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  • Joowon K.

    Friendly staff, get your inspirations from the hanging paintings and go to next door Texas art supplies. Lovely way to start your creative day.

    Joowon Kim · December 28, 2013
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  • Miguel G.

    Love this place super chill try the white mocha

    Miguel Gomez · December 28, 2013
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  • Aaron H.

    I had a proper pour over and my wife had a great cortado. Good coffee done well!

    Aaron Hughes · November 18, 2013
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  • Ryan

    One of the better double espressos in town for sure.

    Ryan · August 30, 2013
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  • Sophia D.

    Best unsweetened green tea!

    Sophia Demetriou · August 22, 2013
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  • Donna C.

    Creamy latte is the best I always enjoy my hour staying in this place.Worth spending money and time.

    Donna Collins · July 19, 2013
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  • SAMANTHA M.

    Quick wake me up

    SAMANTHA MCSHAN · July 12, 2013
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  • Adam H.

    The place is really good, the coffee is so good and smooth. The place was so awesome

    Adam Hall · July 2, 2013
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  • Loren

    The best iced coffee around.

    Loren · June 9, 2013
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  • Debra O.

    Inexpensive regular ol good coffee. Yes they have the fruity tootie double flip whatever. But I just have regular coffee.

    Debra Oliver · February 13, 2013
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  • Frank

    Good coffee, great staff (no, i dont work there) free wifi, food truck outside. Good place all around!

    Frank · February 10, 2013
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  • Kaleb F.

    The Iced Toddy is always solid & delicious. For a sweet one, try the White Librarian!

    Kaleb Fulgham · November 14, 2012
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  • Eddie M.

    Chai tea latte is amazing.

    Eddie Mendez · October 5, 2012
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  • Shahkoh S.

    Buy 10 beverages and the next one is FREE!!

    Shahkoh Sohail · July 15, 2012
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  • Mari W.

    They have almond milk now! Yay! Thanks, Inversion!

    Mari Welch · June 25, 2012
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  • Joseph E.

    A perfect Cubano.

    Joseph Elkhadem · June 3, 2012
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  • Brian C.

    Best latte in town. I always expect it to be more crowded than it is but I always find a seat.

    Brian Cope · May 27, 2012
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  • Laura B.

    Best of Houston 2011 - Top 10 Coffee Houses - #3

    Laura Bosche · February 20, 2012
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  • Joseph E.

    The best employees ever!!

    Joseph Elkhadem · February 8, 2012
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  • Stephen M.

    I've had a lot of crap cappuccinos in my day. This was not one of them. Thanks.

    Stephen Musgrave · December 30, 2011
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  • Desirée F.

    Chocolate croissants are delicious!

    Desirée Free · December 30, 2011
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  • Dan E.

    A staple of the Montrose neighborhood. Your trip to Houston wouldn't be complete without it!

    Dan Edelstein · December 11, 2011
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  • Joseph E.

    Where art and coffee meet. 2 of my favorite things in place.

    Joseph Elkhadem · December 7, 2011
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  • Joseph E.

    They have vegan cookies here.

    Joseph Elkhadem · November 30, 2011
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  • Joseph E.

    Good music, coffee, and a relaxing environment. Who could ask for more?

    Joseph Elkhadem · October 26, 2011
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  • Jessica H.

    The chai tea latte is awful...but the atmosphere is great if you can find a seat

    Jessica Hampson · July 30, 2011
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  • Henry C.

    Yes... they have paleo muffins😍

    Henry Cadena · 1 day ago
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