Sometimes you just need a little something extra to get you through the afternoon slump. Whether it's a savory sandwich, fresh pastry, a warm tea, or an iced coffee, these coffee shops close to our apartments in Irvine can offer you just that, for takeaway or no-contact delivery! Bring home something delicious and homemade (but not by you!) from these charming establishments.
BLK DOT COFFEE
Close to our Irvine apartments, Blk Dot Coffee specializes in slow-drip Vietnamese coffee. Are you feeling the heat? They've got an entire iced coffee section of their menu, ranging from their signature iced VTM (Vietnamese Coffee) to a classic cold brew. Blk Dot even features an iced Spanish latte (made with condensed milk and cinnamon). If coffee's not your thing, how about a cup of tea? Blk Dot Coffee also has a wide selection of both hot and iced teas. While you're at it, why not try one of their delicious sandwiches or avocado toasts!
THE LOST BEAN
Love the environment and want to support a local business? The Lost Bean offers a delightfully organic and sustainable option. The coffee here is roasted in-house, ensuring a high-quality drink with low environmental impact. A homemade chai blend is available for lattes and The Lost Bean has a wide selection of loose-leaf organic teas as well.
Don't feel like making breakfast or lunch today? No problem! With options like housemade granola with berries, a breakfast burrito with potatoes, cheese, and homemade salsa, a chicken bacon wrap, or a kale caesar salad, The Lost Bean is sure to have something to satisfy your cravings!
Buenas Coffee is the place to go for high-quality drinks and baked goods. If you've been looking to splurge on some superior whole coffee beans be sure to pick up a bag of one of their special roasts including a strawberry and chocolate blend.
Want to know more about the apartment where you can enjoy these local treats? Contact us for more information. And if you're looking to expand your home baking skills (to accompany that coffee you just picked up), be sure to check out these three easy bread recipes. We can't wait to hear from you!