Coffee is a quintessential part of daily life for most people. In fact, studies show that the average American consumes 3.1 cups per day! The pungent smell, rich flavor, and mind-focusing abilities are all part of the experience. It’s no wonder NJ locals flock to Asbury Park coffee shops, cafes, and restaurants to wait in line for their morning fix.
The next time you’re down the shore, be sure to grab a cup of coffee at one of the fantastic roasters near our inn. You can sip and map out your day with our free Travel Guide!
Our Favorite Asbury Park Coffee Spots
1. High Voltage Seafront Cafe
“European vibes meet beach life”
Ocean views and excellent drinks make High Voltage one of the most popular coffee shops in town. If you’re strolling the Asbury Park Boardwalk, stop in for their signature lavender latte and a bite to eat. You’ll find coffee shop classics like avocado toast, bagels, and pastries during the week; on weekends, try Euro-inspired flatbreads, pierogis, and open-faced sandwiches. Plus, High Voltage is the perfect place to sit back and people watch.
2. Cafe Volan
“The place to take a good friend or a book”
Next on our list is Cafe Volan, a rustic-chic coffee shop on Bangs Avenue. Google reviewers praise this spot for its “legendary” cold brew coffee, cappuccinos, and lattes. Choose from a variety of baked goods, then sit down at a table and unwind. Cafe Volan’s cool, relaxed vibe will have you coming back again and again.
“Great coffee, great space, great baked goods”
Booskerdoo Coffee & Baking Co. is known for its organic, freshly roasted coffee. What began in a one-bedroom apartment in New York City is now a cafe, bakery, and coffee roaster in Asbury Park. Visit for a hot or cold beverage and watch as they roast the coffee beans. Or, try one of their homemade baked goods. The biscuits are to die for!
4. Asbury Park Roastery
“Make it good”
Artisan coffees, loose-leaf teas, and yummy confections await at Asbury Park Roastery. The original roasting shop on Second Ave sells coffee and tea by the bag and by the cup. Additionally, the boardwalk shop on Ocean Avenue offers coffee and tea to-go, plus seating, espresso-based drinks, and a beautiful view of the Atlantic.
5. America’s Cup Coffee Company
“Coffee beans from around the world”
Coffee lovers, unite! America’s Cup serves a selection of skillfully crafted blends that honor our country’s diverse culture. Whether you choose the red velvet latte, Asbury Perk, or rainy day blend, The Cup has something for everyone. Don’t forget to enjoy your brew with a freshly baked scone or croissant!
While you’re in the area, check out these other fantastic coffee shops:
Planning a Getaway? Stay in Ocean Grove!
A great cup of joe will help you start your day, and so will a great night’s sleep! If you’re looking for lodging down the shore, stay in Ocean Grove. The Ocean Plaza Hotel and Ocean View Inn are just steps from Asbury Park and have everything you need for a relaxing vacation.