A List of (Almost) Every Coffee Shop in Portland, Maine

Ready to dive into the buzzing coffee scene of Portland, Maine? We’ve got the ultimate guide to all the amazing coffee shops this city has to offer. Whether you’re a local on the hunt for a new caffeine fix or a visitor eager to explore Portland’s cozy corners and vibrant streets, we’ve got you covered.

From quaint cafes with rustic charm to hipster hangouts boasting the latest coffee trends, Portland’s coffee scene has something for everyone. Whether you’re into artisanal pour-overs, velvety lattes, or bold espresso shots that’ll kickstart your day, you’ll find it all here.

But it’s not just about the coffee – it’s about the experience. It’s about cozying up with a book in a sunlit corner, chatting with friends over a steaming cup, or simply taking a moment to savor the rich flavors swirling in your mug. In Portland, every coffee shop has its own unique vibe and story to tell, adding to the city’s rich tapestry of community and culture.

From hidden gems waiting to be discovered to iconic institutions that have stood the test of time, there’s a whole world of coffee just waiting to be explored. This is a work in progress as I build out personal reviews of all these coffee shops like I have for Providence, RI already.

Speckled Ax

  • 135 Walton St, Portland, ME 04103
  • 18 Thames St, Portland, ME 04101
  • 567 Congress St, Portland, ME 04101

Rwanda Bean

  • 463 Stevens Ave, Portland, ME 04103

Coveside Coffee

  • 28 Vannah Ave, Portland, ME 04103

The Proper Cup

  • 500 Forest Ave, Portland, ME 04101

The Crooked Mile Cafe

  • 428 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME 04101
  • 8 Milk St, Portland, ME 04101


  • 131 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101

Forage Market

  • 123 Washington Ave, Portland, ME 04101

Moonday Coffee

  • 93 Washington Ave Unit 1, Portland, ME 04101


  • 122 Anderson St, Portland, ME 04101

Coffee by Design

  • 1 Diamond St, Portland, ME 04101
  • 67 India St, Portland, ME 04101


  • 1 North St, Portland, ME 04101

Navis Cafe

  • 56 Thames St, Portland, ME 04101

Buzz Coffee

  • 19 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101

Bard Coffee

  • 185 Middle St, Portland, ME 04101

Arabica Coffee Company

  • 2 Free St, Portland, ME 04101

HiFi Donuts

  • 30 City Center, Portland, ME 04101

Holy Donuts

  • 177 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101

Higher Grounds of Maine

  • 45 Wharf St, Portland, ME 04101

Yordprom Coffee Co

  • 722 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102

Ugly Duckling

  • 246 Danforth St, Portland, ME 04102


  • 28 Brackett St, Portland, ME 04102

Quiero Cafe

  • 3 Deering Ave, Portland, ME 04101

Burundi Star Coffee

  • 261 St John St, Portland, ME 04102