Get a cup of joe: Coffee shops now open, coming soon in the Houston area

Copan Coffee Roasters' signature coffee and food tours will resume Sept. 25. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Copan Coffee Roasters' signature coffee and food tours will resume Sept. 25. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)

Copan Coffee Roasters' signature coffee and food tours will resume Sept. 25. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)

Read about coffee shops nearby in the Houston area.


Tomball's Copan Coffee Roasters, Tejas Chocolate & Barbecue resume food tours this fall

Copan Coffee Roasters, located in Tomball, announced Sept. 1 its signature coffee and food tours will resume Sept. 25. The tours are held in partnership with Visit Houston and Tejas Chocolate & Barbecue.

Just Love Coffee Cafe coming to Tomball this fall

Tomball residents Tamara and Jon Hamilton will open Just Love Coffee Cafe at 13727 Sunset Canyon Drive, Ste. 400, Tomball, in October.


PJs Coffee of New Orleans opens in Pearland in August

PJs Coffee of New Orleans is open at 12640 Broadway St., Ste. 102, and planning a grand opening on Sept. 1. The shop, whose original location is in the French Quarter of New Orleans, offers small-batch roasted coffee, espresso-based beverages, flavored coffees, as well as fresh baked pastries and desserts.

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Starbucks now open in Kingwood Place shopping center

A Starbucks opened July 27 at 30130 Rock Creek Drive, Ste. 100, Kingwood, in the Kingwood Place retail center. The international coffee chain offers hot and cold coffee and espresso beverages, teas, sandwiches and pastries. The location has a drive-thru, free Wi-Fi and outdoor seating, and it employs 25 people, according to a Starbucks spokesperson.


Galavant's Coffee now open in downtown Conroe

Galavant's Coffee opened Aug. 3 in downtown Conroe. Owners Bradley Bailey and Makenzie Rankin operate the mobile coffee cart and sell teas, homemade syrups and espresso-based beverages using beans from Amaya Coffee, a specialty roaster based in Houston.

Luv Coffee to open in Montgomery this winter

Luv Coffee will open in the winter of 2020 at 791 Fish Creek Thoroughfare, Montgomery. The cafe will serve coffee, pastries and healthy food. The cafe is also a part of Coreluv, a Christian nonprofit that provides care for orphans in Haiti and India.

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Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies now open in Seabrook

Originally expected to open in spring 2019 and facing several delays, Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies officially opened July 3. The business at 910 Hall Ave., Seabrook, sells coffee at local farmers markets but has now expanded its offerings with a storefront that sells coffee, nitro cold brew, craft sodas and desserts, such as fried pies and handmade gelato.

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Active Passion to open in the fall

A new fitness-focused coffee shop, Active Passion, is expected to open this fall at 802 Usener St., Houston. The concept will combine all the traditional features of a coffee shop, including locally roasted coffee drinks as well as teas with an active health and wellness approach, including healthy meal options and post-workout mocktail drinks, bike racks with locks, a bike service station, community events and regular group activities.

Anna Lotz, Kelly Schafler, Andy Li, Matt Dulin and Jake Magee contributed to this report.


Tomball City Council members unanimously established a no-parking zone on the north side of FM 2920 between Tomball Cemetery and Park roads at a June 21 council meeting. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
No-parking zone approved along FM 2920 despite opposition from The Arbor Gate

“Many of us are pro-business and we don’t want to do anything to hurt our businesses here in Tomball, but at the same time we have a responsibility for the safety [of our constituents] and we can’t afford to have one person get hurt,” Council Member Lori Klein Quinn said June 21.

The Kinder Institute for Urban Research released its 2021 State of Housing for Harris County and Houston report on June 22. (Hunter Marrow/Community Impact Newspaper)
Kinder Institute 2021 State of Housing report highlights rental squeeze for lower, middle-income households

As of 2019, one in every 11 renters in Harris County had an eviction notice posted to their door; one in every 25 renter households were also evicted.

The craft beer industry is growing in the Greater Houston area. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Greater Houston area's craft brewery count grows 344% since 2013

According to NAI Partners, the Greater Houston area has 71 craft breweries.

La Michoacana Meat Market added 3,000 square feet in a recent renovation. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)
La Michoacana Meat Market expands, renovates Tomball location

The grocery store added 3,000 square feet.

Gov. Greg Abbott announced a special legislative session will begin July 8. (Trent Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gov. Greg Abbott announces special legislative session to start July 8

Agenda items will be announced before the session begins, according to a release from the governor's office.

House of Duchess Beauty Supply Store offers a variety of hair and skin products. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)
House of Duchess Beauty Supply Store now open on FM 1488 in Magnolia

The beaty store offers a variety of hair and skin products.

When built out, the community will include several housing complexes and community centers. (Community Impact Newspaper)
Miracle City, community for the homeless, eyes 5-year build-out

Five acres on Foster Drive have been cleared for Miracle City, a community serving people experiencing homelessness in Montgomery County.

Tomball ISD is in negotiations to purchase the former headquarters of BJ Services, an oilfield service company that filed for bankruptcy in July 2020, on FM 2920, Chief Financial Officer Jim Ross said in an interview June 16. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
Tomball ISD considering bond referendum, purchase of former BJ Services campus

“The opportunity for Tomball ISD to potentially purchase the former headquarters of BJ Services would be a game-changer for our growing district," Superintendent Martha Salazar-Zamora said in a June 21 statement.

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion announces 3 new concerts for 2021 season

Tickets for all three shows will go on sale to the public June 25.

Texas Medical Center coronavirus updates: Hospital system reports 2.2% positivity rate, down 13% year to date

COVID-19 patient numbers at medical center hospitals are down to 309 from the over 2,000 patients those same hospitals were housing in January.

The construction of the grocery store has been delayed to later this summer. H-E-B was initially slated to open in fall 2020 but has since been delayed. (Kara McIntrye/Community Impact Newspaper)
Construction of H-E-B at Magnolia Place delayed again

The construction of the grocery store has been delayed to later this summer.

The bakery specializes in made-from-scratch baked goods. (Chandler France/Community Impact Newspaper)
Buttercup Bakery opens on West Main Street in Tomball

The bakery specializes in made-from-scratch baked goods.