Billings is coffee central in Southern Montana. It seems like there's a new coffee shop sprouting on every corner of this little town--and there's nothing wrong with that. But just like the best ice cream in Billings, MT, the coffee shops range from classy hangouts to grab-and-gulp powerups. So here’s a list of the best coffee in Billings, Montana, for the locals, tourists, and newcomers.
A GUIDE TO THE BEST COFFEE IN BILLINGS MONTANA
BLACK DOG COFFEE
Black Dog Coffee is in Westend, and it's the sort of locally-owned small business that brings a smile to your face every time you go in. From their friendly baristas to their superb brews, Black Dog hits all the right notes. Cold brews, Aeropress, pour overs, drips, espressos, and iced treats are their specialties. Don't miss their $6 coffee and breakfast sandwich special if you're looking for a quick bite in the morning. In addition, black Dog serves Stumptown and Revel Coffees.
EBON COFFEE COLLECTIVE
Located right downtown, Ebon rotates its coffee collection with the best local selections from around Montana. Their scrumptious bakery puts out delectable treats and lots of gluten-free goodies too. Their coffee hits the spot, and their cafe has the perfect people-watching hangout spot in town.
LEGACY COFFEE ROASTERS
Legacy Coffee is all about sharing good coffee with friends. The shop is set up for socialization, with lots of space to chat and get to know one another again. They've got three locations in Billings, one downtown, one in Westend, and one on Grand Avenue.
HARPER & MADISON
Harper & Madison is one of the best bakeries and patisseries in town. They're most well-known for their impressive and delicious wedding cakes. Their new cafe features freshly made bakery treats and coffee, adding a daily stop for your sugar and caffeine habits. If you're a bit more hungry than the pastry counter, they also have a full deli serving delicious sandwiches, quesadillas, wraps, and salads. Plus, they've got a full breakfast menu with omelets, breakfast burritos, pancakes, and of course, waffles.
MAZEVO COFFEE ROASTERS & ESPRESSO BAR
There are two Mazevo Coffee locations in Billings, one in Westend and one on Central. All of their coffee is roasted in-house, and you can take home a pound or two of your favorite blend. The shop serves all the hot and cold staples you'd expect, plus bakery bites and treats.
THE ANNEX COFFEEHOUSE & BAKERY
Dedicated to quality in their bakery items and coffee and teas, The Annex is the place for wholesome and honest products that are all locally sourced. If you're traveling with little ones, you'll love the kid's corner set up at their cafe. There's lots of space for the kids to be kids and lots of chairs to corral them into the corner while you enjoy your latte. The Annex bakery is also one of the best full-service bakeries in town, with fresh-made bread in addition to the standard coffee shop sweets and treats.
BEAN JUICE IN BILLINGS
Coffee is a thing in Billings, and there are many excellent shops to choose from. So dive in and try something new and bold every morning of your stay. The coffee in Billings not only gets your blood pumping--it wakes your spirit and connects you with the town and new friends.