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Time to take that much need coffee break!!

A Classic Americana, an Espresso, how about a Latte, a Pour Over or even your basic cup of Joe; whatever you are looking for Springfield’s got it!! If it’s the atmosphere you crave, we’ve got it…or how about the aroma of fresh brewed coffee, we’ve got that too!

Check out the list of a few of Springfield's Local Coffee Shops!

Anvil & Forge Coffee - 619 E. Washington St. (temporally closed)

A microbrewery of craft beer that added the art of brewing coffee in partnership with Crown Brew Coffee Co., to accommodate the coffee loving crowd in Historic Downtown Springfield. An awesome atmosphere to sip on their top seller “Honey Brew-Keeper; a delicious blend of honey, cinnamon, lavender and vanilla while chatting it up with the fellas behind the bar.

Custom Cup Coffee - 321 E. Monroe St

This is a husband/wife owned, small batch roast-to-order coffee company in Downtown Springfield. A Micro-Roastery, with freshly roasted beans every day, to deliver the freshest coffee possible. Sip on your coffee in a cozy indoor atmosphere with reclaimed wood tables from a local business, Sangamon Reclaimed, both of which are part of Enjoy Illinois’, “Illinois Made” products.

Grab-a-Java - 1702 S. 6th St. & 3115 Hedley Rd.

On the go?? No need to get out of your car here…just pull through the drive thru and be handed some gourmet coffee through the window of fun. They’ve been serving up delicious coffee, partnered with plenty of light-hearted fun for over 20 years. Enjoy an Iced Latte or one of their weekly flavors…like Jamaica Mistake or Cinnamon Cookie Dough, it’s always something new here. 

An interesting non-coffee fact: They are known in Springfield for their iconic banners outside the shop, which are designed to grab coffee lover’s attention as they drive by.


Wm. Vans Coffee House - 503 S. 7th St.

This family-owned coffee shop serves up amazing coffees and teas in a historic home called the Maisenbacher Home. This home has direct ties to Lincoln himself, and as an added bonus they are across the street from Lincoln Home. So be sure to grab a cup of Joe after walking where Lincoln walked. Sip and relax in the old world charm feel inside or step out on the deck that has a view of the Illinois State Capitol. Order up one of their top sellers, Caramel Latte or be a little more risky and enjoy one of their spirit infused coffees like to Mo-Chata; a blend of Espresso, chocolate, Rum Chata and steamed milk. 

Grateful Coffee - 1370 Toronto Rd.
A unique local coffee shop focused on serving the community with fresh beverages, tasty food, and a helping of positivity. When inside you will see awesome graffiti art on the walls. The art was done by a local artist who also paints murals in the downtown area, check out our Street Art blog to see where you can find them to find them.

For a full listing of all our coffee locations, including Starbucks and Dunkin', click here