The Monkey & The Elephant in Brewerytown supports and employs people who grew up in the foster system. That in itself might convince you to get your bean water here rather than any of the other coffee shops in Philly, but they also have a quiet loft upstairs that’s always empty and a great back patio.
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Lost Bread Co. is only open on the weekends, but you should make the trip for a loaf of their homemade bread or a pretzel shortbread cookie.
One Shot Cafe
One Shot is a cafe in Northern Liberties with an upstairs library that’s perfect for getting some work done.
Manakeesh Cafe Bakery
Manakeesh is a Lebanese bakery in West Philly that’s good for a quick coffee or a flatbread with some friends.
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ReAnimator Coffee Roastery
This is ReAnimator Coffee’s headquarters, so it’s larger than all their other locations and is a great place to get work done.
Elixr Coffee Roasters
Elixr’s huge coffee roastery in Callowhill is a great place to get work done, especially after doing one of their “coffee omakases.”
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