Get a cup of joe: Coffee shops now open in the Austin area

Cianfrani's on the Georgetown Square will be replaced with Black Sugar Caffe. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Cianfrani's on the Georgetown Square will be replaced with Black Sugar Caffe. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Cianfrani's on the Georgetown Square will be replaced with Black Sugar Caffe. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Read about coffee shops nearby in the Austin area.

Georgetown

Cianfrani Coffee Co. on the Georgetown Square closes, replaced by Black Sugar Caffe

Cianfrani Coffee Co. is now closed on Georgetown Square following several changes in ownership. The business was located at 109 W. Seventh St., Ste. 105, Georgetown, and offered coffee, smoothies, pastries, Amy's Ice Cream, signature sandwiches, breakfast sandwiches and more.

A new coffee shop, Black Sugar Caffe, will replace Cianfrani's with plans to open Sept. 15.


Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto

Sip on this: 10 local coffee shops in Round Rock, Pflugerville, Hutto

Curious about the story behind Lamppost Coffee's name, or what Summer Moon Coffee's moon milk is actually made of? Wake up, smell the coffee and support local businesses in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto with this guide to 10 area coffee shops.

Central Austin

Bennu Coffee opens third Austin location

Bennu Coffee will open a new location July 25 at 109 Jacob Fontaine Lane, Ste. 600, Austin, near the Austin Community College Highland campus. This is the third location for the business owned by Steve and Stephanie Williams, who first met in a coffee shop.

Try Hard Coffee now open in East Austin

Try Hard Coffee opened June 20 with service on the front patio of its space at 1115 E. 11th St., Austin. The new coffee shop offers a food menu including pastries and tacos. The brick-and-mortar spot will undergo construction throughout the summer before opening the inside. Owner Raechel Hurd said she expects the full space to open in mid-to-late fall.

Southwest Austin

New coffee roaster, espresso bar debuts in Dripping Springs

There is a new coffee roaster in town for the Dripping Springs community to enjoy, whether it is with a quick cup of joe to go or fresh coffee beans delivered to the home for a morning brew.

Madrone Mountain Coffee—which opened in 2019 with production and manufacturing based out of Liberty Hill in Williamson County—held a soft opening July 17 for its first storefront, located at 31560 RR 12, Ste. 206, Dripping Springs.

San Marcos-Buda-Kyle

Coffee veterans brew worldly flavors in San Marcos

Redbud Roasters is open only on Fridays and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. There is no in-store seating, but customers can purchase bags of coffee beans. There are no plans yet to reopen to full hours. Redbud Roasters owners also own Jo's Cafe at 310 Mary St. in San Marcos, which is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. with outdoor seating.

Taylor Jackson Buchanan, Jack Flagler, Ali Linan, Kelsey Thompson, Nicholas CIcale and Brian Rash contributed to this report.


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