The Best Coffee Shops In Winston-Salem & Downtown

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Winston-Salem has many coffee shops! Which one is your favorite?
Photo by Aniya Ellison for MyWinston-Salem.com, © Cover Story Media, Inc. 2023.

Explore our vibrant local coffee scene in Winston-Salem! Discover the rich aromas, unique brewing techniques, and artful latte creations that define our community, from cozy cafes to trendy espresso bars. Whether you’re looking for a place to work or grabbing a drink to go, this list has all the information you need.

Acadia Foods

This family-owned deli, market, and coffee shop is great for grabbing a fantastic cup of coffee while running errands. Located on the south side of Winston-Salem, Acadia Foods offers indoor and outdoor seating, Wi-Fi, and a parking lot.

Acadia Foods Menu

  • 228 W Acadia Ave
  • (336) 331-3251
  • Hours
    • Mon-Sat, 8 am – 8 pm
    • Sun, 8 am – 3 pm

Anchor Coffee

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Enjoy a latte from Anchor Coffee and the pretty views from Bailey Park.
Photo by Aniya Ellison for MyWinston-Salem.com, © Cover Story Media, Inc. 2023.

Anchor Coffee aims to create meaningful connections and introduce the finest coffee to the community. The Winston-Salem location offers indoor seating, street parking, baked goods, and Wi-Fi.

Anchor Coffee Menu

  • 486 N Patterson Ave
  • (336) 265-7458
  • Hours
    • Mon – Thurs, 7 am – 6 pm
    • Fri – Sat, 7 am – 9 pm
    • Sun, 10 am – 5 pm

Ardmore Coffee

The perfect spot for coffee in the neighborhood, Ardmore Coffee has a relaxing atmosphere. Enjoy your coffee indoors or on the outdoor patio. Wi-Fi and street parking are available.

Ardmore Coffee Instagram

  • 1316 S Hawthorne Rd
  • (336) 331-3284
  • Hours
    • Mon – Thurs, 6 am – 6 pm
    • Sat, 7 am – 6 pm
    • Sun, 8 am – 6 pm

Biggby Coffee

This family-owned franchise has plenty of coffee options to choose from, as well as non-coffee drinks. Make sure to try their weekly specials.

Biggby Coffee Menu

  • 12201 NC-150 Ste 1
  • (336) 999-8998
  • Hours
    • Mon – Sat, 6 am – 6 pm
    • Sun, 7 am – 6 pm

Bitty & Beau’s Coffee

Enjoy great coffee while supporting an even greater cause. This local establishment breaks down barriers and fosters a sense of belonging for all by providing employment opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Bitty & Beau’s Menu

  • 411 W 4th St
  • (336) 553-7688
  • Hours
    • Mon – Sun, 8 am – 6 pm

Camel City Coffee

Experience the authentic flavors and genuine hospitality that make this locally owned and operated coffee shop a true community treasure. Located across from the Thruway Center, plenty of parking, indoor and outdoor seating options, and Wi-Fi is available.

Camel City Coffee Menu

  • 110 Oakwood Dr suite f
  • (336) 955-2246
  • Hours
    • Mon – Fri, 8 am – 5 pm
    • Sat, 9 am – 3 pm
    • Sun, 9 am – 1pm

Camino Bakery

Enjoy this local spot that has become a Winston-Salem staple. Camino Bakery offers baked goods, indoor and outdoor seating, and Wi-Fi. Be sure to try their specialty espresso drinks.

Camino Bakery Website

  • 310 W 4th St
    • (336) 721-9990
    • Hours
      • Sun – Thurs, 7 am – 6 pm
      • Fri – Sat, 7 am – 10 pm
  • 300 Marshall St SW
    • (336) 721-9990
    • Hours
    • Mon – Sun, 7 am – 5 pm

Clutch Coffee Bar

Clutch Coffee opened in the Carolinas in 2018, providing a drive-thru beverage experience. Stop by and try their hot, iced, or frozen drinks.

Clutch Coffee Bar Menu

  • 5709 University Pkwy
  • Hours
    • Mon – Fri, 5 am – 7 pm
    • Sat – Sun, 6 am – 7 pm

Coffee Park Airstream

Treat yourself to a memorable coffee experience by visiting this 1958 Airstream that serves as a drive-up coffee shop. This place is known for its fast service and delicious coffee.

Coffee Park Menu

  • 1208 Reynolda Rd
  • (336) 310-9063
  • Hours
    • Mon – Fri, 7 am – 6 pm
    • Sat-Sun: 8 am-6 pm

Debeen Espresso

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Stop by Debeen to try their espresso, coffee, frozen coffee, and more.
Photo by Aniya Ellison for MyWinston-Salem.com, © Cover Story Media, Inc. 2023.

Located in Innovation Quarter, Debeen is a great place to grab a coffee. Explore their unique menu with customizable drinks while experiencing an artsy and relaxing environment.

Debeen Espresso Menu

  • 231 E Fifth St
  • (336) 989-8098
  • Hours
    • Mon – Fri, 6 am – 9pm
    • Sat, 6:30 am – 8:30 am
    • Sun, 7 am – 8 pm

Footnote

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Footnote is a popular spot located on 4th street.
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Enjoy coffee in the morning and alcoholic drinks at night at this coffee shop and bar. Footnote is located in downtown Winston-Salem and offers baked goods and Wi-Fi. Indoor and outdoor seating options are available.

Footnote Website

  • 634 W 4th St Ste 120
  • (336) 602-1087
  • Hours
    • Mon – Thurs, 8 am – 9 pm
    • Fri – Sat, 8 am – 11 pm
    • Sun, 10 am – 5 pm

Krankies Coffee

This local favorite serves as a small-batch coffee roaster and cafe. In addition to coffee, Krankies offers a great food menu. Indoor and outdoor seating is available.

Krankies Coffee Menu

  • 211 3rd St E
  • (336) 955-5993
  • Hours
    • Mon – Fri, 8 am – 3 pm
    • Sat – Sun, 8 am – 2 pm

La Luz & Co.

La Luz & Co. is a plant-based café that doubles as a boutique in Wildlight Wellness downtown. Enjoy a drink from the coffee and tea bar while checking out some of their homemade gifts.

La Luz & Co. Menu

  • 612 Trade St NW
  • (336) 955-1398
  • Hours
    • Mon – Tues, Closed
    • Wed – Thurs, 11 am – 5:30 pm
    • Fri – Sat, 11 am – 6:30 pm
    • Sun, 11 am – 4pm

Melrose Coffee

This California-inspired coffee and wine bar offers unique drinks in a modern atmosphere. Melrose Coffee offers savory treats and plenty of indoor seating.

Melrose Coffee Menu

  • 1608 S Stratford Rd
  • (336) 448-0116
  • Hours
    • Mon – Sat, 8 am – 6 pm
    • Sun, 8 am – 2 pm

Moji Coffee

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Grab a cup of coffee while you roam the library.
Photo by Aniya Ellison for MyWinston-Salem.com, © Cover Story Media, Inc. 2023.

With two locations in Winston-Salem, this coffee shop is also a non-profit that employs individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Enjoy great coffee and support a great cause.

Moji Coffee Website

  • 690 N. Trade St
    • (336) 939-6654
    • Hours
      • Mon – Fri, 7:30 am – 4 pm
      • Sat, 8 am – 4 pm
      • Sun, 9 am – 4 pm
  • 660 W. 5th (Inside Forsyth County Central Library)
    • (336) 842-5202
    • Hours
      • Mon – Fri, 9:30 am – 7 pm
      • Sat, 9:30 am – 4 pm
      • Sun, Closed

Sayso Coffee

Sayso Coffee is located across from Old Salem, a modern shop serving exceptional coffee. They offer indoor and limited outdoor seating and baked goods. Street parking is available.

Sayso Coffee Website

  • 15 Brookstown Ave
  • Hours
    • Mon – Fri, 6:30 am – 4 pm
    • Sat, 8 am – 4 pm
    • Sun, Closed

The Remedy

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The Remedy is a relaxing spot to work and grab coffee.
Photo by Aniya Ellison for MyWinston-Salem.com, © Cover Story Media, Inc. 2023.

Step into the vibrant vibe of The Remedy, inspired by the iconic 1928 Summit Street Pharmacy building. This local cafe and bar aims to offer a unique experience. Here, you’ll find large-sized indoor seating with an upstairs loft, limited outdoor seating, baked goods, Wi-Fi, and street parking.

The Remedy Menu

  • 492 W End Blvd
  • Hours
    • Mon, 8 am – 9 pm
    • Tues – Thurs, 8 am – 10 pm
    • Fri – Sat, 8 am – 11 pm
    • Sun, 8 am – 8 pm

Pair Your Coffee With A Treat

Pastries and coffee go great together! Many bakeries in town serve some of the best baked goods, making your morning coffee sweet. 

What’s your coffee order? Let us know in the comments!

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