Whether you’re looking for your morning ritual or an afternoon pick-me-up, you’ll find great local Juneau coffee options throughout the state’s capital. Juneau Hotel offers free breakfast and a hot cup of coffee, but if you want to venture out for a latte or other specialty drink, you’ll have many outstanding options within walking distance.
Looking for the best cup of Joe when staying in downtown Juneau. You’ve come to the right place. We put together the top options for coffee downtown in this complete list with reviews and insights.
Here’s a look at the best Juneau coffee options downtown within walking distance of your hotel and close by amazing sightseeing and historic sites.
Coppa opened in 2013 and has been offering a fun place to get a cup of coffee or handmade ice cream. You’ll also find delicious fresh baked goods along with lunch and dinner menu options. So if you need more than a pick-me-up cup of coffee, you’ll find it at Coppa. There’s legitimately something for everyone.
It’s just a quarter-mile from Juneau Hotel to the Flats neighborhood of downtown where Coppa is located. You’ll find incredibly fresh menu items, including local seafood caught in the waters you can see while exploring Juneau.
Google reviews: 4.7/5 stars on 172 reviews
You’ll find three great locations in Juneau to enjoy Sacred Grounds Café. And the great part of the café is that it is 100 percent staffed by tribal citizens. It supports other local native-owned businesses as well as artists.
The founders created Sacred Grounds Café with an aim to care for the body and mind. That’s why you’ll find extremely fresh ingredients free of additives and preservatives. You can also get some outstanding plant-based Lotus power drinks.
In addition to delicious coffee options, you’ll also find tea, smoothies, espresso, and breakfast and lunch options.
Google reviews: 4.5/5 stars on 35 reviews
Raven Café helps you pair your coffee beverages with delicious burritos to fuel up for more outdoor adventures while exploring Juneau. You can get a quick bite and be on your way to some great times in downtown Juneau.
Located inside Alaska State Museum, Raven Café is the perfect place to learn more about the rich history of Juneau, while enjoying some refreshments. But you don’t have to plan to visit the museum to grab a bite from Raven Café. Come when the timing works best for you.
Google reviews: 4.6/5 stars on 34 reviews
Heritage Coffee Roasting Co. is one of the larger local chains in the area with eight locations. If you find you like Heritage Coffee, you’ll never be far from a location where you can get a good cup of coffee.
Another great thing about Heritage Coffee is that you can take bags of coffee beans home to enjoy the coffee after your travels. Or take home the coffee beans as a way to share your travels with loved ones.
Google reviews: 4.2/5 stars on 484 reviews
Sandpiper Café is an outstanding breakfast and lunch spot along with a place to grab a cup of coffee downtown. Sandpiper Café has two locations – one in Juneau and one in Vashon, Washington. Since 2006, Sandpiper Café has been a staple in the community and served travelers some outstanding local fare.
Google reviews: 4.4/5 stars on 460 reviews
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Enjoy a quick bite at Twilight Café, located across from the State Building. Twilight Café offers casual dining at its finest with a diverse menu to help you get what you need to continue sightseeing and enjoying downtown Juneau.
You’ll find a variety of espresso and coffee drinks as well as tea options. Or if that isn’t what you enjoy, you can get an Italian soda to go along with your breakfast or lunch.
Google reviews: 5/5 stars on 7 reviews
Find great caffeinated beverages at Hot Shot Coffee Co. The team there is friendly and ready to help you enjoy your travels in Alaska. The coffee stand is perfect for a quick pick-me-up. And with hours starting at 6 a.m., it’s a great place to fuel no matter what you have planned for the day.
Since 2019, the coffee company has been serving up unique signature drinks that are worthy of an Instagram post or page in your travel scrapbook. You won’t find an extensive menu here as you do in some of the larger cafes, but you’ll still find delicious specialty beverages you’ll enjoy.
Google reviews: 4.8/5 stars on 32 reviews
This eclectic café offers coffee alongside Asian-inspired fare. You can get the delicious food and beverages with dine-in or curbside pickup. The staff is friendly. The café gets excellent reviews for breakfast and coffee, but you can also enjoy lunch at the café.
Sit in the windows to watch the traffic downtown and slow down for a bit while enjoying a quick bite and delicious beverages.
Google reviews: 4.4/5 stars on 343 reviews
Winner of the “Best of Juneau,” the Grind Coffee Company offers delicious breakfast and food items alongside great coffee. And one thing that makes the company super unique is that they serve organic coffee drinks.
Don’t plan for any indoor seating though. This is a drive-through with speedy service and delicious specialty drinks.
Google reviews: 4.6/5 stars on 135 reviews
Some leading coffee shop options in downtown Juneau include Coppa, Sacred Grounds Café and Raven Café. These shops are locally operated and serve fresh food options alongside specialty coffee drinks.
Yes, there is a Starbucks located inside the Safeway at 303 Vintage Blvd. and in Fred Meyer at 8181 Glacier Highway. However, if you’re looking for a more unique experience, consider trying one of the local shops instead.
View the online Heritage Coffee menu. They serve up hot sandwiches, classics and fancy toast options. You’ll also find a variety of coffee beverages.
Want to stay in the heart of downtown where you’re within walking distance of many of these great coffee options? Stay at Juneau Hotel where you’ll be close to downtown sightseeing and delicious food and beverage options. Book your stay now for the best rates and availability.