Best Coffee Shops In Richmond Va

Top 10 Best Coffee Shops In Richmond VA To Visit

Portland, Maine is a superb place to enjoy a cup of joe. With an Urban population the city is saturated with a variety of cafes and coffee houses each offering a slightly different brew. The city has quickly become one of the most popular places in America to get your caffeine fix.

Here’s a fact; Portland Maine is a gem for coffee shop addicts. It’s a city where you can literally step out your front door and find yourself right in the heart of one of the best places to catch up with friends, do some work, play cards or just get lost in a good book. There really is something for everyone.

  1. Grit Coffee, Richmond
  2. Lamplighter Coffee Roasters
  3. Brewer’s Cafe
  4. Rostov’s Coffee & Tea
  5. Sugar & Wine
  6. Roastology
  7. The Lab By Alchemy Coffee
  8. Sefton Coffee Company
  9. Riverbend Roastery
  10. Stir Crazy Cafe RVA

Grit Coffee, Richmond

Grit Coffee is a fantastic tiny West End coffee shop with excellent coffee. This coffee shop has a lovely, friendly ambiance, and the furnishings are adorable! Along with wonderful coffee produced by trained baristas, they also provide delicious pastries. The iced coffee is excellent, and the staff is nice and welcoming. Although there aren’t many food alternatives, the pastries are excellent.

Location: 409 Libbie Ave, Richmond, VA 23226, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Sunday 7am-5pm

Website: gritcoffee
Phone: +1 804-292-0557

Lamplighter Coffee Roasters – Addison St

Another fantastic coffee shop in Richmond, Virginia, delivered me a mocha that tasted like it had been perfectly roasted—neither burnt nor harsh at all. The shop is a terrific place to drink coffee with a buddy because it is quite cozy and has private indoor and outdoor seating areas. Additionally, they have a tiny parking area in the front.

Location: 116 S Addison St, Richmond, VA 23220, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Sunday 8am-3pm

Website: lamplightercoffee

Phone: +1 804-728-2292

Brewer’s Cafe

With all-fresh ingredients and a wonderful little outside seating area, Brewers Cafe is a lovely little pit stop. The food is excellent, especially the sandwiches, and they have a wide selection of fresh juices. Overall, this eatery is fantastic, however, if you want to eat inside, you should plan on sitting outdoors because the interior is mostly “crowded.”

Location: 1012 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224, United States

Working Hours: Sunday-Monday 7am-6pm, Tuesday-Saturday 7am-8pm

Social Media: Twitter, Facebook

Phone: +1 804-562-4397

Rostov’s Coffee & Tea

For great coffee and tea at affordable pricing, visit Rostov’s Coffee & Tea. They provide a wide variety of loose-leaf teas, each with a small sample in a miniature jar so you may smell them before buying. Mugs and other coffee/tea accessories are also sold there. Only a few tables are located in the front and back of the establishment.

Location: 1618 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday (closed)

Website: rostovs

Phone: +1 804-355-1955

Sugar & Twine

Local bakery Sugar & Twine offers handmade pastries, coffee, and custom-made cakes for the people of Richmond VA. The cafe has a cozy atmosphere. Alternative diets are welcomed, and there are several options that are dairy- and gluten-free!

Location: 2928 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Thursday 7am-2pm, Friday-Sunday 7am-5pm

Website: sugartwine

Phone: +1 804-204-1755


Another Richmond, Virginia coffee business that made our list is Roastology. It’s a cool coffee shop with a warehouse-like interior, house-roasted coffee beans, sandwiches, and outdoor seating. Excellent coffee, lattes, music, and cuisine are all available. Amazing, incredibly kind and helpful staff.

Location: 2701 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23220, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 7am-4pm, Saturday-Sunday 8am-4pm

Website: roastologycoffee

Phone: +1 804-918-6486

The Lab by Alchemy Coffee

Have you ever heard of Alchemy Coffee’s The Lab? It’s a cozy, modern counter service that serves gourmet coffee alternatives along with baked products & desserts. Their espresso is excellent, and the barista appears to have years of skill. 

They identify themselves as a 3rd-wave coffee shop offering single-origin drip coffees, expertly crafted espresso drinks, and rotating guest coffee roasters.

Location: 814 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 7am-6pm, Saturday-Sunday 8am-6pm


Phone: +1 804-608-9873

Sefton Coffee Company

Sefton Coffee Company is a cozy, neighborhood business that’s only open during the week. They serve specialty coffee and tea drinks as well as small meals that are so good you’ll want more. The staff is quite pleasant, and the setting is cool and cozy. There are a few tables accessible for outside sitting.

Location: 24 N 8th St, Richmond, VA 23219, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-4pm, Saturday-Sunday (closed)

Website: seftoncoffeeco

Phone: +1 804-269-6375

Riverbend Roastery

Church Hill’s favorite (and only) coffee roaster, Riverbend Roastery, offers delectable Rainforest Alliance Certified coffee, fresh bagels, and house-baked pastries. The setting is quite adorable, bright, and full of plants. There is quick, courteous service, and the coffee is great. There are also available vegan choices.

Location: 2623 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23223, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Friday 6:30am-6pm, Saturday-Sunday 7am-6pm

Website: riverbendroastery

Phone: +1 804-644-0148

Stir Crazy Cafe RVA

In a quiet neighborhood, Stir Crazy Cafe RVA is a relaxed cafe and coffeehouse with light American fare, baked pastries, espresso, and outdoor tables. Additionally, there is parking space available here. Additionally, wifi is accessible here. 

Location: 4015 MacArthur Ave, Richmond, VA 23227, United States

Working Hours: Monday-Sunday 7:30am-3pm

Website: stircrazycaferva

Phone: +1 804-864-0264


Which coffee shops have wifi in Richmond VA?

Roastology, Starbucks, Sugar & Twine are the top three coffee shops that have wifi in Richmond VA. Their wifi service is great, thus making these places amazing for work and study. 

Is there a Dog-friendly coffee shop in Richmond VA?

There are a few dog friendly coffee shops  in Richmond VA that allow customers to bring their pets, here are some; the urban Farmhouse market & café, Crossroads Coffee & Ice Cream, Lamplighter Coffee Roasters – Addison St.

Which is the best coffee shop in Richmond VA for studying?

A coffee shop for studying is one which should have wifi, and a serene environment. These are our top picks for best coffee shops for studying in Richmond VA; The Lab by Alchemy Coffee, Stir Crazy Cafe RVA, Black Hand Coffee Co.


We hope our rankings help you find your favorite coffee shop, no matter what specific type of coffee drinker you happen to be. If there’s a shop we missed and you’d like us to consider it for inclusion, please let us know in the comments section below. 

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