Cultural capital, foodie hotspot and more all apply to Detroit, Michigan, a resilient city with a history of industry and vehicles. The city’s rich musical and industrial heritage merges with an ever-expanding assortment of museums, performing arts, festivals and international cuisine like never before. Plus, the city is full of fantastic third wave cafes roasting their own beans and community shops offering a welcoming environment and great local roasts.
Dessert Oasis was founded in 2009 as a family business with the goal of bringing people together through desserts and live music. Striving to deliver an unparalleled coffee and entertainment experience through keen attention to detail, an incredible knack for quality, and an intense love for their communities, is their goal. The most popular coffee on the menu is Kenyan kiruga, which packs red fruits like cherries, pomegranate and gooseberry, along with tropical acidity like papaya and sweet ruby-red grapefruit-like citrus.
Roasting Plant Coffee uses its own state-of-the-art roasting machine called Javabot to roast its green coffee beans every day at every RP cafe. They use only the highest quality specialty beans straight from the factory and spend countless hours developing specific roast profiles for each to bring out the greatest attributes and flavors. Roasting Plant coffee is all about being robust, mellow and impeccably smooth.
Madcap Coffee was born out of a friendship and shared passion for creating great coffee and sharing it with others. Madcap now operates a cafe in Detroit, as well as coffee roasting and distribution across the United States. Gasharu is one of the best coffees on the menu, with flavors of berries, lemon and red apple; you have to try it.
2. Cafe Alto
Cafe Alto is a neighborhood coffee company that serves the best coffee in town. On the menu, you’ll find everything from brewed coffee to espresso, Americano, latte, mocha, and more. Plus, their distinctive tea flavors like chai latte are amazing and go great with your breakfast.
1. coffee awake
Awake Cafe’s goal is to create connections between their coffee, pastries and teas. They also believe that by forming partnerships with organizations that serve people, you will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Their single-origin coffee comes from the lush mountains of Honduras and has rich, robust and chocolaty notes that you must try.