Coffee spots

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Kattencafé Op z'n Kop

Do you love cats AND coffee? Then this cafe is the ultimate place for you. Kattencafé Op z'n Kop is a cosy living room cafe where you can enjoy delicious coffee, cakes and sandwiches. The café is home to seven lovely shelter cats, each with their own story and character. When will you meet Maine Coon Bowie, professional whipped cream thief Benny and cuddly Puck?

Address: Oude Ebbingestraat 57, 9712 HC Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 280 m

PS! Koffie, thee & taart

Delicious coffee and a playful counter full of homemade treats: who wouldn't be happy about that? PS! not only stimulates the senses of taste and smell but is also a pleasure for the eye. Although this colourful coffee shop looks playful, coffee is not child's play but a serious business. The coffee is made from 100% Arabica beans that are freshly roasted every week. PS: We love it.

Address: Oude Kijk in Het Jatstraat 24, 9712 EJ Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 500 m

Chocolate Company Café

Cold days are best spent with delicious chocolate and good coffee at the CHCO Café. The baristas here are called chocolistas. From morning to evening they are ready for you with a good cup of coffee, a croissant, a salad or a richly filled sandwich. But of course, you are in a chocolate paradise for a reason. Enjoy delicious chocolates with your coffee or go all out with a proper chocolate fondue.

Address: Oude Ebbingestraat 72-74, 9712 HM Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 350 m

Koffiestation Books & Coffee


For a good cup of coffee, you can also go to Koffiestation Books & Coffee in the Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat. A collaboration of the Groningen coffee roaster Koffiestation and bookshop Riemer. A unique concept, that you cannot find anywhere else in the city. YYou drink your coffee, roasted in the Oosterpark district, surrounded by English books. Here they turn something ordinary into something special.

Address: Oude Kijk in Het Jatstraat 21, 9712 EA Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 450 m

Food Matterz

Sebastiaan Rodenhuis Fotografie - Food Matterz

A cafe where quality, craft and the story of the products are priorities. Enjoy a delicious coffee where you taste the flavour of ground beans from Mexico, Guatemala and Peru. Food Matterz is the place to have a nice lunch or get started with your laptop. The profits from the coffee contribute to funding water projects in countries where it is needed. Enough reasons to stop by here.

Address: Oude Ebbingestraat 86, 9712 HM Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 400 m

Black & Bloom

Stella Dekker Fotografie - Black-&-Bloom-III

One that should definitely not be left out of this coffee hotspot list is Black & Bloom. The place to be for fantastic black coffees and unique Groningen hospitality. The knowledge of and love for the craft here are beyond compare. We can talk about it for a long time, but here the rule is simply: tasting is experiencing.

Address: Oude Kijk in Het Jatstraat 32, 9712 EK Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 550 m

Coffee Break

Have you ever heard of a flexitarian coffee house? Here things work a little differently than you're used to. For example, it's normal to get oat milk in your coffee. If you want cow's milk you can, but for a small additional cost. Coffee Break's offerings are 80% vegan. Enjoyment is something they like to do here with respect for nature, animals and your body.

Address: Gedempte Zuiderdiep 22, 9711 HG Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 500 m

Spaak Koffie & Koers

Spaak is Groningen's cycling café. A place for cyclists and coffee lovers. Get together, drink coffee, have lunch, watch races, get your bike repaired, buy parts, and ride along! Every Saturday and Sunday you can join the Spaakrit, a ride lasting about 2 hours. But also as a non-cycling lover you can go there for a good cup of locally roasted coffee, a delicious lunch or a tasty pie.

Address: Oude Boteringestraat 66, 9712 GN Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 500 m

World of Barista

Espresso Bar World of Barista is more than just a prominent location to enjoy a blissful cup of coffee. In fact, it takes you into the world of barista and is the starting point for anyone who would like to learn more about coffee. With a wide range of workshops and training for both companies and individuals, World of Barista is a true teacher of coffee. Are you a curious coffee drinker? You can find World of Barista at the Grote Markt, in the Grand Theatre.

Address: Grote Markt 35, 9711 LV Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 72 m

Bij Roel

At Roel's, you can enjoy a nice cup of coffee in a homey atmosphere. While you sit on the comfortable couch and take a sip of your fresh cappuccino you can enjoy the art around you. For those who would like to learn how to make the perfect coffee themselves are also in the right place. After the barista workshop, you can make an impression at home. Because who wouldn't want a heart in their coffee?

Address: Oude Kijk in Het Jatstraat 27, 9712 EB Groningen

Distance from Grote Markt: 500 m