35+ Coffee Shops Around Charleston


Coffee is a mom’s best friend, wouldn’t you agree?? Here is a great list of local spots, recommended by our contributors (as well as some favorites recommended by you!) to hit up around the Charleston area! 

{Disclaimer…these are just a few locations and not an exhaustive Charleston area list. We would LOVE to hear about your favorites! Fill us in in the comments!}


The Daily – 652 B. King Street, Charleston

Kudu Coffee and Craft Beer – 4 Vanderhorst Street, Charleston

Second State Coffee – 70.5 Beaufain St. Charleston

Bitty & Beau’s Coffee – 159 Church Street, Charleston

Mercantile & Mash – 701 E Bay St, Charleston, Mom Tip:: Two words, free parking!

Caviar & Bananas – 51 George St., Charleston, Mom Tip:: Come for coffee, stay for lunch! Great food and snack options, as well as retail available…check out the Ginger Tumeric Tea!

Harbinger Cafe – 1107 King Street, Charleston

The Bakehouse – 160 E. Bay St., Charleston

The Rise Coffee Bar – An effortless “grab and go” coffee shop, providing a modern twist on what you’ve come to expect in Southern Downtown Charleston.

Mount Pleasant:

Tidal Grounds Coffee – 1039 Highway 41, Suite 200, Mount Pleasant, Mom Tip:: Be sure to try one of their delicious pastries made locally by Bakies!

Vintage Coffee and Cafe – 219 Simmons Street, Mount Pleasant, Mom Tip:: Sit outside and let your kiddos play in their truck-turned-playground!

Metto Coffee & Tea – 354 W Coleman Blvd, Mount Pleasant

Saveurs du Monde Cafe – 1960 Long Grove Dr, Mount Pleasant and 536 Belle Station Boulevard, Mount Pleasant

Second State Coffee – 766 S Shelmore Blvd, Mount Pleasant

Brown Fox Coffee – 307 Simmons St, Mount Pleasant

Lowco Cafe – 1171 Clements Ferry Rd., Wando

Cooper River Coffee Roasters – 1303 Ben Sawyer Blvd., Mount Pleasant, Mom Tip:: Super quaint and family-owned!

Sena Cafe – 2170 Snyder Cir #117, Mount Pleasant

Skip & Sully Indoor Playground – An indoor playground for the kiddos + an adorable, organic coffee bar for mom? Yes, please!

Sullivan’s Island:

Sullivan’s Island Co-op – 2019 Middle Street, Sullivan’s Island 

Beardcats – 2063 Middle St., Sullivans Island, Mom Tip:: Check out their amazing affogado (espresso with gelato!)

North Charleston:

Orange Spot Coffee – 1011 East Montague Avenue, North Charleston, Mom Tip:: Try their Cha Yen, Thai iced tea. Yum!

Biggby Coffee – 8465 Dorchester Rd, North Charleston


Coastal Coffee Roasters – 108 E 3rd N St., Summerville, Mom Tip:: Check out their calendar for fun community events like a murder mystery, yoga, painting classes, and more!

Cuppa Manna – 100 S Main Street, Summerville

Charleston Bakery & Deli – 10597 Dorchester Road, Summerville, Mom Tip:: Their desserts are out of this world!

Biggby Coffee – 717 Old Trolley Rd., Summerville

Johns Island:

Southern Brews – 2812 Maybank Highway, Johns Island

Java Java Coffee House – Freshfields Village, 375 Gardners Cir, Johns Island  

West Ashley:

Charleston Coffee Exchange – 2875 Ashley River Road, Suite 1, Charleston

Broom Wagon Coffee – 1630 Ashley Hall Rd., Charleston

Highfalutin Coffee Roaster – 27 Magnolia Rd, Charleston

Folly Beach:

Center Street Coffee – 18 Center St. Folly Beach

James Island:

Black Tap Magic – 1130 Folly Road, Charleston

Muddy Waters Coffee Bar – 1739 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island

Daniel Island:

Blondies Bagels & Cafe – 245 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island

Isle of Palms:

Refuge – 1517 Palm Blvd., Suite A, Isle of Palms

Cafe Paname – 1202 Palm Blvd., Suite A, Isle of Palms

Goose Creek:

Bald Monkey Beanery – 1320 Red Bank Rd., Goose Creek


Mellow & Play Cafe – 9473 US-78, Ladson

Did we miss your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!


  1. Bald Monkey Brewery in Goose Creek…small but delicious coffee! Also, Mellow and Play Cafe in Ladson…terrific coffee and your little ones can play!

  2. In West Ashley:
    -Broom Wagon Coffee- Ashley Hall Rd
    -Classic Coffee-Magnolia Rd
    -Gala Desserts-Savannah highway
    -Sojourn Coffee- Old Towne

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