Wednesday, January 13, 2021


Harlem Bespoke:  Uptown has the usual coffee chains like Starbucks available for early morning brew but what are local shops that are open at 8:00AM?   Below are the mom and pop shops to check out for all those early risers out there in the neighborhood.  

Super Nice, 156 East 117th Street by Lexington M-F: LINK

Le Petit Parisienne, 151 Lenox by 118th Street: LINK

Double Dutch, 2194 Frederick Douglass Blvd by 118th: LINK

Monkey Cup, 1965 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd by 118th: LINK

Il Caffe Latte, 189 Lenox Avenue by 119th Street: LINK 

Dulceria, 2220 Frederick Douglass by 120th Street: LINK

Kura Kuma, 121 Lasalle Street by Broadway: LINK

Ginjan, 85 East 125th Street by Lexington: LINK

Ploughshare, 1351 Amsterdam by 126th Street: LINK

9 Tails, 34 West 126th Street, by Fifth Avenue: LINK

Lenox Coffee, 60 West 129th Street by Lenox Avenue: LINK

Dear Mama, 611 West 129th Street by Broadway: LINK

Proof Coffee, 2286 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd by 135th: LINK

NBHD Brulee, 2620 Frederick Douglass Blvd at 140th: LINK

Manhattanville Coffee, 142 Edgecombe by 142nd Street: LINK

Hamilton's, 3570 Broadway by 145th Street: LINK

Monkey Cup, 1730 Amsterdam by 146th Street: LINK

Chipped Cup,  3610 Broadway by 148th Street: LINK

Common Good, 2801 Frederick Douglass Blvd at 149th: LINK

Lucille's, 26 Macombs Place at 150th Street: LINK


  1. Also, both Monkey Cup and Il Caffe Latte have locations further uptown (both around 145th and Amsterdam)

  2. Il Caffe Latte at 145th currently opens 11:00AM to 7:00AM from Wednesday through Sunday so did not make the list for 8:00AM coffee. Thanks again and adding Monkey Cup 145th Street