For the coffee lovers of Ottawa, you can be rest assured that the options of cute cafés and coffee shops are practically endless. From cat cafés to Instagram worthy shops, Ottawa's got it all.
Whether it's the snacks or the coffee itself that keeping you going back, there are so many low key coffee shops that are just waiting to be discovered. So, for those of you looking to soothe your caffeine addiction and looking to discover some new coffee shops, here's a list of 16 bucket list coffee shops in Ottawa that you need to try out ASAP.
354 Preston St. // Little Italy
Why you should go: It's located in Little Italy meaning they have some amazing, fresh Italian pastries that you're bound to love.
1103 Bank St. // The Glebe
Why you should go: If for some absurd reason you're actually not craving coffee, they also serve gelato!
1076 Wellington St. W // Downtown
Why you should go: Does this really need an explanation? What better way to spend your morning than by cuddling up to some cute cats?!
24 York St. // Downtown
Why you should go: You need their latte art on your Instagram page, you just need it.
Morning Owl Coffeehouse
891 Elgin St. // Downtown
Why you should go: Aside from the totally aesthetically pleasing layout of the shop, they also serve amazing pastries.
The Ministry of Coffee and Social Affairs
1013 Wellington St. W // Downtown
Why you should go: It's totally cozy and hipster, making it perfect for your fall Instagram pics.
Café Qui Pense
204 Main St. // Downtown
Why you should go: It is the cutest little shop that gives you a cozy, homestyle feel.
Bread By Us
1065 Wellington St. W // Downtown
Why you should go: The bread is handmade by the workers meaning it's always fresh and delicious!
2085 Carling Ave // Ottawa West
Why you should go: You see the crepes in that picture don't you?! To die for.
Happy Goat Café
35 Rue Laurel // Little Italy
Why you should go: because it's the GOAT of all coffee shops! See what I did there?
692 Somerset St. W // ChinaTown
Why you should go: you can enjoy a nice cup of coffee and a snack while watching a live show. Yup, they have live performances.
1 Rideau St. // Downtown
Why you should go: It's actually inside the Fairmont Château Laurier so if you're feeling boujee...
I Deal Coffee
176 Dalhousie St. // Downtown
Why you should go: It's simple, it's great, it's just what you need.
839 Somerset St. W // ChinaTown
Why you should go: Amazing desserts, coffees and they have bubble tea and board games!
Red Door Provisions
117 Beechwood Ave // Vanier
Why you should go: Amazing treats for an even more amazing price! #ballinonabudget
Blue Bird Coffee
261 Dalhousie St. // Downtown
Why you should go: It's extremely low key so if you're having an off day, this is the place you can run to!