Must Visit Coffee Shops & Cafes in Coastal Alabama

Looking for a cup of joe while you’re visiting coastal Alabama? Look no further! We have accumulated a list of must visit coffee shops and cafes divided by whatever region of coastal Alabama you happen to be in. Keep scrolling through to find the perfect local shop that will meet your needs here on the coast.


KnuckleBones Elixir Co., Downtown Mobile

KnuckleBones is a coffee shop by day and specialty cocktail lounge by night located at 202 Government Street in Mobile, AL. They believe the power of a great cup of coffee or hand-crafted cocktail can connect people, start conversations, and create community together.

Nova Espresso, Downtown Mobile

Nova Espresso is a third-wave craft coffee experience, in a bright, light-filled space – right in the heart of downtown Mobile. Looking for something to munch on while you are there? You can find the Front Yard Tacos food truck on the “front yard” of Nova Espresso! 

Serda’s Coffee Co., Downtown Mobile

Serda’s Coffee Co. is a coffee café that specializes in specialty coffee and espresso with an extensive menu of other fine foods, pastries, desserts, smoothies, gelato Italian ice cream, wine, beer and liquors. Their fresh roasted coffee is also available to be shipped right to your door!

Carpe Diem Coffee & Tea Co., Spring Hill Area

Renovated from an old house, Carpe Diem Coffee & Tea Co. has been a local favorite for over 25 years. It has all the cozy vibes equipped with big leather chairs, couches, and the smell of coffee roasted in-house daily.

Yellowhammer, West Mobile

Yellowhammer Coffee prides itself on amazing coffee with unmatched customer service. They had their start as a mobile coffee & espresso bar and have quickly grown to open several brick & mortar locations in the last few years.

Moka’s Coffee House, Saraland 

Moka’s Coffee House is a small, locally owned family shop in the heart of Saraland, Alabama and a small community 15 minutes from historic downtown Mobile. We take pride in serving quality products. They are passionate about what they do and their customers’ happiness. They love coffee and making sure every drink they serve is top quality and to your liking. 

North Baldwin County  

Java J’s Cafe, Bay Minette

This shop in Bay Minette, AL features specialty Coffee, Tea, & Smoothies. They also provide ready made light sandwiches in their grab and go fridge and lunch specials announced on social media daily. 

Eastern Shore 

Beaker’s Coffee, Spanish Fort

Beakers Coffee is located inside The Fort Park at The Spanish Fort Town Center, a vibrant shipping container event district sponsoring locally inspired food and beverage concepts. They specialize in strategic brew and espresso methods, hand-crafted ice cream, shave ice, and craft foods. 

Soul Caffeine, Daphne

Soul Caffeine is known for building community and serving amazing coffee. They do not only have drinks but they also boast an extensive breakfast and lunch menu that includes paninis, waffles, and more!

Provision, Fairhope

Provision in Fairhope, AL, is a modern market featuring a cafe, wine bar, coffee shop and a market full of gourmet goods, wine, and a selection of home decor & gifts. 

South Mobile County

Lighthouse Bakery, Dauphin Island

Every morning the Lighthouse Bakery on Dauphin Island opens, the front case is filled with baked sweets and goods made fresh every morning in the kitchen from scratch with the original recipes of Mrs. Mary Scarcliff, managed by her daughter Christa Jones. Their Lattes and Cappuccinos are made with freshly ground espresso beans for each cup of coffee for the true coffee lover to enjoy.

Sugar Rush, Bayou La Batre

Sugar Rush serves coffee, smoothies, bubble tea and scrumptious pastries down in the Bayou of Alabama. They serve classic doughnuts like glazed and blueberry and have fun, unique flavors like maple bacon and french toast.

Gulf Shores and Orange Beach 

Foam Coffee, Gulf Shores

Foam Coffee is proud to be Gulf Shores’ first craft coffee shop serving up fresh, locally roasted coffees, snacks + more. From refreshing smoothies, made-with-love lattes to our grab and go drink selections, they have a little something for everyone. So stop in or stay awhile—they love new faces!

Beach Girl Coffee, Gulf Shores

Beach Girl Coffee prides themselves on making truly great coffee and southern hospitality. This cute little drive through at the beach offers hot, cold, blended and even kids drinks! It’s more than just coffee, it’s an experience. 

Happy Pappys Coffee House, Gulf Shores

A local, family-run coffeehouse in Gulf Shores that serves quality cups of coffee, the finest pastries, and light breakfast and lunch fares. From your classic espresso to smoothies, micro brewed tea and amazing food for breakfast and lunch, Happy Pappy’s is sure to make you happy with their selection. They also serve desserts and authentic Greek pastries.

The Southern Grind, Orange Beach

The Southern Grind Coffee House is more than just a Coffee House with offerings ranging from healthy to comfort food, delicious desserts and gelato. Bring your furry friend and spend some time utilizing the free WiFi and pet friendly atmosphere.


The Drowsy Poet, Downtown Foley

Come fuel up at this quaint coffee shop that was converted from a 1950’s service station, located in historic downtown Foley. They’re signature drinks are right on brand being coined after famous poets such as Poe (Featuring espresso and milk with chocolate and raspberry syrups, topped with whipped cream and chocolate drizzle) and Browning (A hot chocolate topped with whipped cream and caramel drizzle). 

Our Coffee, Foley

Our Coffee in Foley, AL, was founded by a husband and wife team who are passionate about Jesus Christ, people, connecting with their community, and creating a quality cup of coffee.The vision of Our Coffee is to be a place for everyone. They serve a variety of espresso and coffee based beverages, smoothies, hot chocolates, steamers, as well as a few breakfast and lunch items