Coffee Houses


Babycakes is situated in a Charming 1889 Craftsman Home in the Heart of Hillcrest near Balboa Park and just north of Downtown San Diego. Greeted by a 1000 square foot sidewalk patio, you can enjoy the plesant San Diego weather all year round as you sip on a gourmet coffee/latte, indulge on a pastry or dessert, or relax over a glass of wine or an ice cold beer.

Bread & Cie

Bread & Cie Bakery and Café bakes hand-made, old-world European rustic bread and pastries seven days a week. The unique flavors, textures, and crusts give our breads a wonderful versatility and are a result of meticulous preparation using age-old artisan bread making techniques, premium ingredients, and the finest stone-hearth oven imported from Europe.

Caffe Vergnano 1882

There were soo much great customer feedback on the website I had no idea what to write!
This has got to be one of the best coffee shops in San Diego! Boasting over 20 varieties of italian coffees there will be guaranteed something to tickle your fancy!

Espresso Cielo

We invite you to share in a timeless ritual that has endured since the 16th Century where coffee is poured, ideas formed, passions shared, and the day is renewed.

You will find Espresso Cielo to be warm and friendly. We serve expertly prepared espresso, coffees and exotic teas all chosen with pure passion for excellence in every cup. Our pastries are made and delivered by local artisans.

Filter Coffee House - Alternative Catering

Filter Coffee House now offers ALTERNATIVE CATERING!! Perfect for your next office meeting or holiday lunch!! Not only do we offer HOT gourmet coffee, you can also order Spiced Chai or Hot Chocolate and more, for your entire group!! We have delicious salads, soups, specialty trays, and AMAZING dessert options! Please keep us in mind! Come in to the shop on the corner of University & Richmond for a menu, or contact our catering coordinator directly at: for more information!

Gelato Vero Caffee

We have made our own gelato from scratch since 1984.

Heaven Sent Desserts Inc

Heaven Sent Desserts is the friendliest dessert restaurant in San Diego! All cakes, pastries, desserts are created on site in our own kitchen. We also cater your parties, weddings, and corporate events.

Our custom cakes are inspired and true creations of art - be it for a wedding or a birthday or for ?

We pride ourselves on our high quality and fresh ingredients and our commitment to excellence for all our products. We want to be your place for "Make every day a Celebration!"

Industrial Grind Coffee

Women Veteran owned and operated, IGC is a funky little coffee shop that will put a spark in your day with our micro-roasted artisan coffees from around the world. Find us on Park Blvd, between Hillcrest and Northpark, heading toward the San Diego Zoo.

Latte Mi Corazon Coffee Bar & Garden

Latte Mi Corazon is a gay-owned coffee house specializing in 100% fair trade and organic coffees from Latin America.

We are an alternative bilingual space that caters to the needs of our community. Come visit us and have a delicious coffee in the Historic Barrio District of Sherman Heights.

Lazy Hummingbird Coffee & Tea House

Lazy hummingbird is more than just a coffee and tea house it is also the home of community classes, art workshops, private parties and an art gallery, even the furniture is for sale.