New Hampshire's Lakes Region is known for its stunning landscapes, beautiful lakes, and an array of outdoor activities. But the region is also home to a variety of coffee shops that provide a cozy and comfortable atmosphere, perfect for grabbing a cup of coffee and a quick bite or sitting down to work or socialize with friends. Here are some of the top coffee shops in the area that you won't want to miss.
Wayfarer Coffee Roasters - Laconia, NH
With two locations in Laconia, one downtown and another in Lakeport, Wayfarer Coffee Roasters is a great spot to enjoy a fresh, locally roasted coffee. The coffee is ethically sourced, and the menu features a variety of delicious espresso drinks, drip coffee, and teas. If you're in the mood for a light bite, the downtown menu also offers specialty mini waffles, yogurt, oats and breakfast sandwiches, and the Lakeport menu offers unique toasts, sandwiches and baked goods.
48 Main Cafe and Creperie - Meredith, NH
This cozy cafe in Meredith specializes in delicious crepes and coffee. The menu features a variety of sweet and savory crepes, including classics like Nutella and banana or ham and cheese. And of course, there's plenty of coffee to go with it, including lattes, cappuccinos, and more.
Cup and Crumb - Moltonborough, NH
Located near the Center Harbor Inn, Cup and Crumb is a great spot to grab a cup of coffee and a pastry. The shop's baked goods are made from scratch each day, and the coffee is roasted locally. The menu features classic espresso drinks as well as iced coffee and tea.
Mello Moose Coffee House - Meredith, NH
Mello Moose Coffee House is a great spot to grab a cup of coffee on your way to or from shopping at Mill Falls and a stroll around the lake in picturesque Meredith. The shop's menu features a variety of espresso drinks, drip coffee, and iced drinks, as well as a selection of baked goods and breakfast sandwiches.
Gusto Italian Cafe - Center Harbor, NH
Located across the street from the Center Harbor Inn, Gusto Italian Cafe is a cozy spot to enjoy a cup of coffee and an authentic Italian pastry or breakfast sandwich. The menu features classic espresso drinks as well as a variety of teas and iced drinks. And if you're in the mood for some exceptional food, try any of the paninis, pasta dishes, or soups and salads.
Whether you're looking for a great cup of coffee or a delicious bite, there's something for everyone in the area's cafes.
Don’t see your favorites on our list? Let us know in the comments and share your go-to beverage or snack!