10 Hottest Coffee Shops in NYCBy Megan O. Steintrager | February 23, 2015 By Megan O. Steintrager | February 23, 2015
The obsessively sourced, carefully crafted java scene in New York shows no sign of slowing down: since our last hot list, destination cafes have opened in the West Village, Williamsburg and Bushwick, but also in Bay Ridge and — even more surprising — Midtown. Trends this year include a willingness to embrace frappuccino culture, with no-shame offerings like Nutella- and brownie-batter-based drinks on menus alongside boutique espresso drinks made on $20,000 machines. Also appearing on those menus: food that's on par with the top-notch joe. Here are 10 places to get your fix of flat whites, pour-overs, espressos, cold brews — and gourmet avocado toast.