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Top 5 Coffee Shops Near Newport

Mar 3, 2021

If you’re anything like us, a fresh cup of coffee in the morning is essential to getting the day started! There’s nothing quite like waking up and enjoying an espresso on the balcony or strolling along the waterfront with a steamy latte drink in hand. Fortunately, living at Newport puts us in close proximity to some of the best coffee shops around! For exactly where to go to get your next caffeine fix, read ahead to check out our recommendations for the top coffee shops in the Newport neighborhood.

Bwè Kafe

A local and family-run coffee shop, bwè kafe is dedicated to merging coffee and community in meaningful ways. Bwè kafe means “drink coffee” in Haitian Creole--a name which embraces the cafe’s mission while also giving a nod to the thread of rich Haitian culture that runs through all the coffee shop’s offerings. Stop by soon for a cup of sustainably and transparently-sourced coffee in a gorgeous and welcoming setting.

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Newport Starbucks 

Be sure to check out our local outpost of Starbucks for all your coffee needs. Steps away from Newport, this waterfront location offers all the classic drinks we’ve come to love, in addition to yummy pastry and sandwich options to pair along with. Enjoy free wifi and ample room to set-up shop when it’s time to change the WFH location for the day.


Lackawanna Coffee

Lackawanna Coffee is home to a wide range of excellent coffee choices. From classic espresso-based drinks to specialty options like Japanese-style iced coffee, their extensive drink menu truly offers something for everyone! With fresh pastries and a cozy setting, Lackawanna Coffee is perfect for a lunch date with a friend or a solo afternoon with a good book.


(Photo courtesy of @chilltownmom)

Mod Cup Coffee Company

This Jersey City coffee roaster serves up delicious coffee varieties sourced with an attention to eco-consciousness. With several locations around Jersey City, Mod Cup also operates a pop-up espresso truck just a short walk away from Newport. Stop by for a morning pick-me-up and a friendly hello!


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9 Bar Café

9 Bar Café brings authentic Italian coffee right here to Jersey City. With two locations in JC, check out the nearby Green Street outpost for the perfect espresso in a setting that instantly transports you away to a local café in Rome. They offer an excellent food menu as well, filled with tasty made-to-order breakfast and lunch favorites.

(Photo courtesy of @maggiecze)  

We hope you check out these awesome coffee shops around Newport soon! Show us what you’re drinking by tagging us on social at #YourNewport!