Keys? Check! Wallet? Check! The will to survive and face the challenges of yet another fun-filled day? Alright, so we might need a pick-me-up for that last one to help get us through the day, but that’s okay! Coffee shops here in Yakima understand that getting out of bed in the morning can be hard. This is why they’re already wide awake, creating those tantalizing and intoxicating aromas in their freshly brewed cups of coffee that are sure to give you that much-needed boost of energy to start your day off right!
Yakima Coffee Company
3706 Tieton Drive, Yakima
At Yakima Coffee Company, they know just how essential coffee is, which is why they get the finest grounds from Crafted Coffee Roasters that are locally roasted in Selah and sourced from the finest organic coffee in the world. Dedicated and locally born and raised dynamic duo Tony and Kasey Andrew runs the quaint coffee shop, working day and night tirelessly to ensure their patrons have the pick-me-up they need to get through the day. Stop by Yakima’s original drive-thru coffee shop anytime you need a delicious start to your day, featuring a double drive-thru, walk-up and deck seating, and an expansive menu.
MAK Daddy Coffee Roasters
28 N 1st Street, Yakima
Coffee and conversation are brewed at Yakima’s very own specialty coffee roastery and café MAK Daddy Coffee Roasters. Named after the first initial of the founder’s three daughters, MAK Daddy Coffee Roasters is an experiential concept coffee shop that aims to create heartwarming, memorable moments through the beauty of coffee for the senses, including sight, smell, sound, and taste. To achieve this, the shop has acquired the best of the best coffee beans that have been nurtured and harvested with care by local farmers of micro-lots and community lots in Central and South America, Papua New Guinea, and Africa. All are encouraged to stop in and stay awhile as they savor every decadent sip of their finest coffees.
North Town Coffeehouse
32 N Front Street, Yakima
Specializing in latte art, custom drinks, single-origin drip coffee, and fantastic hospitality to boot is, North Town Coffeehouse. The cozy coffeehouse was established in 2008 and is currently located in Yakima’s historic train depot. It quickly became the place to hang out with friends, study, or whatever else suits patrons’ fancy as they enjoy a nice cup of joe. Besides the excellent coffee, patrons can also book a space in the coffeehouse for events, study sessions, and more!
1802 S 1st Street, Yakima
Previously only a Spokane delicacy, Indaba Coffee has recently made its way to the Yakima community. It is conveniently located close to some of the city’s favorite shopping spots and is just a quick hop onto the freeway for those passing through and needing refreshment during their weary travels. From house-made butterscotch lattes to yummy avocado toast, their menu features a variety of savory options, with the main attraction being their award-winning coffee. Can you guess the secret ingredient? It’s love, of course- a dedicated love of coffee that comes through with every specialty-crafted beverage!
306 Holton Avenue, Yakima
Local family café Amá Café works hard to procure the freshest products and turn them into inspiring flavors for their coffee lover patrons. Their lite bites and carefully crafted drink options showcase the new cafe’s mission to serve and enrich the Yakima community through high-quality, healthy products and services. All are encouraged to pay them a visit to check out what’s on the menu and see their fresh, new items that just might become your new favorites!
221 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd., Yakima
Native Portlanders Alaena and James have come together to share their passion for coffee and community with the creation of Catalyst Coffee. Both have 20-plus years of experience from both the corporate and independent sides of coffee, eventually deciding to take a leap of faith in 2021 to relocate to the beautiful Yakima Valley to establish their own coffee shop. Since its inception, they have strived to make a change in the community by creating a welcoming environment as well as fostering a desire to see craft coffee expand in Yakima Valley. The small family-owned business loves people and coffee, and it truly shows through each decadent brew made especially for you.
With coffee shops this good in Yakima, there’s no need to hit snooze in the morning! They’ll wake you up and get you well on your way with fresh cups of coffee made with lots of love and all the caffeine you could ever need!