Cafe Reviews

Vienna Coffee: Cafe Culture & the Specialty Dichotomy

This is a guest post by Sarah G. Grant, of the University of California, Riverside. If you are interested in writing guest articles for the Table, feel free to contact me. Vienna coffee houses are certainly one of the most oft-cited coffee-centric destinations in the world, […]

Lemonjello’s Coffee // Holland, Michigan

Lemonjello’s Coffee // Holland, Michigan

I travel up to Holland, Michigan a lot—at least once every month and a half or so—to visit family. As taxing as the three hour drive always is (particularly because of the frequency of it), the City of Holland always rewards me as it is […]

Ellipsis Coffeehouse // Chicago, Illinois

Ellipsis Coffeehouse // Chicago, Illinois

I was sitting at a table, in the corner of a cafe, along with a couple of friends talking about coffee and business. It was last Fall, and the air was crisp, the leaves were just beginning to change color, and Jennifer Chen, Chris Zimmerman, […]

Sol Cafe // Chicago, Illinois

Sol Cafe // Chicago, Illinois

After spending a couple years living less than a mile away from what I lovingly refer to as Chicago’s coffee corridor – where some of the best coffee spots in all of the Midwest are located – I, sadly, moved north. The likes of Passion […]

The Wormhole Coffee // Chicago, IL

The Wormhole Coffee // Chicago, IL

Hey there, everyone. Welcome to my table here in the corner of Wormhole Coffee. What’s left of it anyway… I’m glad to see that we all survived what I can only assume was some sort of zombie apocalypse. Or something. Looks like there isn’t much […]