This dreary, rainy weather we’ve been having makes you want to curl up with a blanket and drink a nice cup of Joe…or tea, if that’s what you prefer.
And while we can all run out to our nearest Dunkin’s or Starbucks, here are few other coffee options if you in the mood for something different.
Acoustic Java is a small batch coffee roaster and coffee house located on Main Street in Worcester. Catering to the Clark University crowd because of their location, they also offer a selection of organically grown local foods and sustainable coffee and teas. Stop in on Fridays at noon for live music.
225 Shrewsbury Street, Worcester, MA
In what actually used to be a Starbucks location, In House Coffee, brings a more intimate feel to the old Starbucks space on Shrewsbury Street. With espresso, cappuccino, and flavored coffee, InHouse Coffee promises to be your “home away from home.”
Espress Yourself Coffee
2 Richmond Avenue, Worcester, MA
Locals love this neighborhood coffee spot in the Tatnuck area. A small shop, they often host live music acts and supplies Wi-Fi to its customers. Swing by in warm weather and enjoy outdoor seating.
335 Chandler Street, Worcester, MA
Nu Cafe is a gathering place for the local community. During the day you will find the place full of people using the free Wi-Fi, having meetings, or just relaxing and reading a book. At night enjoy the welcoming atmosphere and sip on local and craft beers and wine. It began in 2006 as a coffee shop, but has since grown into a full fledged restaurant. They host weekly events including live music, game nights, paint nights and open mics.