Cozy Coffee Shops Located Just Around the Corner

Coffee lovers rejoice! There's a fine selection of cafes and coffee shops right around the corner from our apartments near Duke University. Whether you're looking for a simple black coffee, an exquisite latte, or a delicious iced-coffee, you'll be able to find the perfect spot to get your caffeine fix. In an age of big chain coffee shops, our residents are lucky enough to enjoy several uniquely Durham cafes.



This peaceful little cafe is tucked away near Duke's East Campus. Since opening in 2019, Cloche Coffee has served as an ideal space for patrons to come relax, hang out, and enjoy a nice cup of coffee. They pride themselves on creating an atmosphere of positive energy through friendly service and a nature focused decor. Environmentally conscious patrons will also be happy to know that Cloche Coffee serves only ethically sourced, fair trade coffee. To top it all off, they frequently host everything from live music to yoga classes on their spacious patio!



For a true coffee connoisseur, Cocoa Cinnamon is the perfect coffee shop. Their three locations around Durham exclusively brew coffee from the Durham based Little Waves Coffee Roasters. Their team of passionate roasters specially source their beans from farms all over the world, and roast small batches to sell exclusively at their Cocoa Cinnamon shops. Anyone looking for an artistic atmosphere and a gourmet cup of coffee will find it here!



A Durham tradition since 1992, Mad Hatter's proudly serves freshly baked pastries, freshly brewed coffee, and lots more. The expansive menu features anything a coffee lover could want, plus breakfast, lunch, and dinner offerings. Their in house bakery even does custom cakes! With everything they have to offer, Mad Hatter's is the perfect gathering place.


Any coffee lover knows how important it is to find the perfect coffee shop, and Station Nine residents have plenty of great cafes to choose from. To learn more, contact us today!