8 Coffee Shops on Orcas Island
Tiny Orcas Island may not boast a ton of coffee shops, but the few it has earn great reviews!
Darvill's Bookstore, 296 Main St. (Eastsound) – Part bookstore, part coffee shop, Darvill’s is a place you could cozy up for an afternoon. They also host frequent events showcasing local artists and writers. Facebook page
If this is coffee, then please-bring me some tea. But if this is tea, please bring me some coffee. ~Abraham Lincoln
Enzo’s Italian Caffe, 8368 Orcas Rd. (Orcas) – Enzo’s is a café as well as a coffee shop, offering a full menu of lunch items, but the coffee drinks and baked goods get particularly high ratings. Whether you head there for lunch or a snack, try Enzo’s traditional Italian espresso. Facebook page
Only one thing is certian about coffee.... Wherever it is grown, sold, brewed, and consumed, there will be lively controversy, strong opinions, and good conversation. ~Mark Pendergrast
Kathryn Taylor Chocolates, 68 N. Beach Rd. (Eastsound) – Offering coffee drinks along with hand-made, hand-painted chocolates, Kathryn Taylor Chocolates may be the ultimate indulgence. Some locals say their mochas are the best on the island. Website
Orcas Hotel Espresso Café/Bakery, 8 Orcas Hill Rd. (Eastsound) – On the lower floor of the Orcas Hotel, the café offers pastries and espresso drinks. It’s a convenient spot to wait for the ferry – or stay a night in the hotel, and get a complimentary breakfast with a free espresso drink. Website
Straight Shots, 296 Eastman Rd. (Eastsound) – Straight Shots doesn’t have a website, but it does have great reviews. With a focus on quality over quantity, there aren’t a lot of bells and whistles, but Straight Shots offers carefully-crafted drinks made from high-quality ingredients. Sorry, no website!
Teezer’s Cookies and Coffee House, 330 N. Beach Rd. (Eastsound) – Said to have pioneered the way for coffee shops on Orcas Island, Teezer’s offers a variety of baked goods, in addition to Starbucks coffee and specialty drinks. Some say trying a Teezer’s cookie is a must-do activity on the island. Facebook Page
Wildflour Bakery, 29 N. Beach Rd. (Eastsound) – With breads, cakes, cookies, scones, cinnamon rolls, pizzas, and more, the Wildflour Bakery may be a temptation for even those with the strongest of willpower. They are particularly known for their doughnuts and serve top-notch coffee. Facebook Page