A good cup of coffee is something that most radio morning show hosts know a thing or two about. OK, maybe we just are just concerned if it's free, hot and full of caffeine.

At any rate, I'm sure many of you love some delicious java and enjoy treating yourself out and about from time to time.

We want to help you find the places in Lafayette that many others enjoy frequenting. According to Yelp.com, here are the five highest rated coffee shops to grab a delicious cup of joe in Lafayette.



  • 1

    The Lab - Handcrafted Coffee and Comforts

    1042 Camellia Blvd

    The reviews specifically mention the owner Thomas as very engaging and friendly. They offer a variety of coffees and teas each day along with house made patisseries and "sweet-creams".

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  • 2

    Carpe Diem

    812 Jefferson St

    Some folks know this shop as a great place to get gelato, but they do brew up a mean cup of coffee. One review claims they have the best expresso around. And the old upright piano on the patio makes this place unique and memorable.

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  • 3

    Black Cafe

    518 S Pierce

    The reviewers gave this joint a big thumbs up for its cool, hip vibe. Many folks gave their iced coffee rave reviews along with their food choices which is highlighted by the beignets.

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  • 4

    Caffe Cottage

    1013 E Saint Mary Blvd

    This place is unique in that it's a coffee shop during the day and bar by night. A lot of the reviewers mentioned the live music and some of the delicious eats here including the alligator etouffee balls.

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  • 5

    CC's Coffee House

    130 N College Rd

    What's not to like about a good cup of Community Coffee, the unofficial official coffee of the state of Louisiana. Fast service, great prices and a nice outdoor patio are some of the highlights of this CC's location.

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