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Jun 10, 2022


Top Coffee Shops in Norfolk for 2023

Searching for coffee shops around Norfolk for a perfect date? There seems to be an endless number of options around the 757. Getting coffee together is a great lowkey activity to spend time together. And, as a self-proclaimed coffee connoisseur, I am recommending my favorites. Check them out below!

Coffee Shops in Norfolk

The Best Coffee Shop Date Ideas in Norfolk Table of Contents:

Cafe Stella
1907 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA

To start, Cafe Stella is family owned and a great place to get coffee in Norfolk. They serve an amazing variety of brews, delicious food, and offer wine and beer for the friends who want other alternatives. The vibe is opening, welcome and lowkey. It’s the perfect place to sit down and talk either morning or evening. They regularly have music events and it’s in the perfect location in Ghent. There is also a second location on Granby St. in case you need more a downtown feel.

  • Hours:
    Mon – Fri 630 am – 10 pm
    Saturday 8 am – 10 pm
    Sunday 9 am – 10 pm

Turn your coffee date into an engagement session!

Cure Coffeehouse
503 Boutetourt St, Norfolk, VA

Cure Coffeehouse is great coffee shop date idea in Norfolk because it checks all the boxes. It’s located in the Freemason District and has a wonderful atmosphere – to include indoor and outdoor seating. The craft signature drinks are tasty. Their menu is also a good mix of varied items to enjoy as well also – a great variety of drinks for those who want something other than coffee.

  • Hours:
    Mon – Fri 7 am – 7 pm
    Saturday & Sunday 8 am – 7 pm

aLatte Cafe
321 Granby St, Norfolk, VA

aLatte Cafe is a sweet little downtown coffee shop in Norfolk that also serves homemade ice cream. You will love their breakfast and brunch items. They are also family owned! This is one of the best date ideas in Norfolk that you just can’t pass up. It’s also conveniently located so you can walk around to other fun locations.

  • Hours:
    Mon – Fri 7 am – 5:30 pm
    Saturday 8 am – 3 pm
    Closed Sunday

Want to document reliving the place you had your first date?

Voyager Cold Brew Coffee
5106 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA

Voyager Cold Brew Coffee is attached to Elation Brewing Company. Their coffee is simply amazing. They also source their baked items from other local businesses in the area. The atmosphere is relaxing and comfortable and serves as a perfect escape right in Norfolk. I am told to order the lattes – So order a latte! And let them know how much you love it!

  • Hours:
    Mon – Fri 6 am – 2 pm
    Saturday 8 am – 2 pm
    Sunday 10 am – 3 pm

Mea Culpa Cafe
2410 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA

Mea Culpa Cafe is the perfectly chic and simplistic date idea for coffee in Norfolk. The coffeehouse is remodeled from old style home to coffeehouse. They have a large porch for outside sitting in warm weather. This place is perfect for taking your time to enjoy a slow, but oh so wonderful morning. The can’t miss food is the liege waffle!

  • Hours:
    Wed – Sunday 8 am – 3 pm

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Coffee Shops in Norfolk – Date Ideas

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