6 Midwest Coffee Shop + Boutique Pairings
Enjoying a gourmet coffee creation while relaxing in an eclectic setting is the ideal precursor to sifting through the best finds at a cool boutique. The Midwest is chock-full of prime coffee shop destinations that are just a quick stroll away from some seriously stylish boutiques. We’ve made our own list of awesome coffee shop + boutique combos around the Heartland that you need to visit.
The Mud House + Retro 101/Cherry Bomb Vintage
Cherokee Street, St, Louis, Missouri
The Mud House is a local favorite that offers up a delicious range of caffeinated drinks with breakfast and lunch foods. A short walk down Cherokee will bring you to Retro 101, an undeniably perfect spot for finding vintage treasures.
Barista Parlor + Sisters of Nature
Gallatin Ave, Nashville, Tennessee
Housed in an industrial building, Barista Parlor possesses a retro flare with its decor and features killer coffee and products by local artisans. Shop even more of the best local and American-made goods at trend-savvy Sisters of Nature.
Oddly Correct Coffee Bar + KC Garment Collective
Main Street, Kansas City, Missouri
For a truly engaging coffee experience, look no further than Oddly Correct Coffee Bar in Kansas City and try one of their house roasts. Afterward, drop by the KC Garment Collective, a one-stop shop featuring the work of multiple local designers and brands.
Scenic Route Bakery + Aimee
East Locust Street, Des Moines, Iowa
Pair great coffee with some truly delicious pastries at the father/daughter-operated Scenic Route Bakery. If you’re looking to find high-quality pieces on the cutting edge of fashion, be sure to stop by Aimee after your breakfast.
Anodyne Coffee Roasting Co + Sparrow Collective
South Kinnickinnic Ave, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Start your day sipping a brew at Anodyne Coffee, head to Sparrow Collective for a vast assortment of locally and independently crafted clothing and home goods, then end back at Anodyne for gourmet pizza and wine.
Gaslight Coffee Roasters + Una Mae’s
North Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois
Head to Gaslight Coffee Roasters in downtown Chicago for a hipster vibe without pretense. Follow it up with a stop by Una Mae’s for eclectic men’s and women’s separates.
Featured photo by Chiara Pinna.