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23 Great Austin Coffee Shops With Wi-Fi

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Austin coffee shops and free Wi-Fi go hand in hand, which is important for the city’s growing team of freelancers. For the best places to grab a coffee and surf the web, whether for work, creative purposes, or just to kill time, here is Eater’s guide to coffee shops in the city that offer free Wi-Fi and outlets.

There are 24-hour spots like Epoch Coffee, coffee obsessives like Houndstooth, lakeside haunts such as Alta’s, quiet neighborhood spots like Flightpath Coffee, daytime coffee and beer combinations like Radio Coffee, and much more.

For other caffeine-related maps, there are the city's essential cafes, best iced coffees, and beer and coffee spots.

If a favorite internet-ready cafe is missing, pass it along through the tipline or down in the comments.

With updates by Nadia Chaudhury.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Brentwood Social House

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1601 W Koenig Ln
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 362-8656
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Hide away in one of the rooms making up the cozy neighborhood cafe and bakery Brentwood Social House, with coffee and English pastries at hand.

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Brentwood Social House
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2. Monkey Nest Coffee

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5353 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 505-8033
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The cozy cafe is open 24 hours, offers ape-themed coffee drinks, and a slew of sandwiches.

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3. Epoch Coffee

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221 W North Loop Blvd
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 454-3762
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The North Loop coffee shop gets bonus points for its massive tables, outdoor outlets, and the fact that it’s open 24 hours. The West Anderson, Far West, and downtown locations — though not 24/7 — will also do in a pinch.

4. Flightpath Coffeehouse

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5011 Duval St
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 458-4472
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There’s a reason why Flightpath calls itself “the home office away from home” — live music doesn’t exist here.

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5. Houndstooth Coffee

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4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 120
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 531-9417
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Drink well-made cups of coffee while plugging away at whatever's at hand while working on at any of the three locations of Houndstooth.

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6. Cherrywood Coffeehouse

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1400 E 38th 1/2 St
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 538-1991
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The neighborhood Cherrywood coffee shop offers plenty of seating, as well as tacos and burgers. It’s very family-friendly so keep that in mind before hunkering down with that laptop.

7. Thunderbird Coffee

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2200 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 472-9900
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Turn with the Manor Road location of Thunderbird into a second office with outlets, coffee, breakfast tacos, and sandwiches.

8. Bennu Coffee

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2001 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 791-7462
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The campus 24/7 coffee shop offers indoor and outdoor seating. The menu includes an array of special mocha concoctions, pastries (including gluten-free options), Fricano’s Deli sandwiches, Hoboken Pie pizza, and more. To get away from campus, try out the South Congress location.

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Bennu Coffee
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9. Caffé Medici

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1101 W Lynn St, Austin
TX, 78703
(512) 524-5049
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Each location of the coffee shop has its own aesthetic: Clarksville feels like a cozy home, the downtown one feels just like a stylish and bustling shop, the Guadalupe one is campus central, and the South Lamar spot looks like the home of a very hip aunt.

10. Better Half Coffee & Cocktails

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406 Walsh St
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 645-0786
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The all-day cafe is made for laptop hoboing with an all-day menu full of sandwiches, coffees, snacks, and cocktails, plus indoor booths and outdoor tables. Keep in mind that outlets are only found along the window-counter seating.

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11. Figure 8 Coffee Purveyors

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1111 Chicon St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 825-7867
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Hole up at the locally focused intimate cafe, while keeping tabs on the shop's going-ons with the large mirror.

12. Wright Bros. Brew & Brew

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500 San Marcos St #105
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 493-0963
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The bright space is motivating, and baristas who really care about coffee and beer are really inspirational.

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Wright Bros. Brew & Brew
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13. Revival Coffee

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1405 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 524-0583
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Vintage Heart Coffee became Revival, and the bright and cute East 7th coffee shop still works as a personal work hub. The cafe makes its own syrups, including lavender.

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14. Sa-Tén Coffee and Eats

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916 Springdale Rd
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 524-1544
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Inventive Japanese-style toasts and coffee are the highlights of both locations of the cafe.

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Sa-Tén Coffee and Eats
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15. Alta's

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74 Trinity St
Austin, TX 78701
(806) 786-0115
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The hidden downtown spot with great Lady Bird Lake views, Alta’s serves up coffee, a solid wine list, and outdoor outlets.

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16. Greater Goods Coffee Roasting Co.

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2501 E 5th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 382-9857
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The coffee roasting company opened a bright and airy East Side cafe full of all sorts of seating, from benches, tables, to the cozy little nook in the back.

17. Seventh Flag Coffee

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1506 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704

When it’s time for a break from work, hit up the bocce outside the former house-turned coffee shop.

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18. Mañana Coffee & Juice

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1603 South Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 872-3144
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Partake in thoughtful baked goods, good cups of coffee, and juices at the South Congress Hotel coffee shop. For hydration, there’s sparkling or still water from the tap.

19. Patika

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2159 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 535-3955
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Order up dreamy pastries made in-house to go along the coffee at Patika, or some of the breakfast and lunch offerings. In the evenings, switch over to beer, wine, and charcuterie plates.

20. Once Over Coffee Bar

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2009 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 326-9575
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For St. Edward's students, this coffee shop is the perfect hidden study spot. Tucked away on South 1st, sit inside or outside (with the “Tiniest Dog Park in Texas”) and enjoy Wild Gift coffee and pastries.

21. Stouthaus Coffee Pub

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4715 S Lamar Blvd
Sunset Valley, TX 78745
(512) 721-0030
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Seating’s abundant at the Sunset Valley cafe. There are coffee, beer, wine, booze-optional shakes, breakfast tacos, and more.

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22. Radio Coffee & Beer

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4208 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 394-7844
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Stumptown coffee, a plethora of beers, pastries, Veracruz All Natural tacos, and Thai food from Dee Dee, are all available at the South Austin cafe. With a fully charged laptop, the grassy lawn or shaded outdoor seating is best for people and dog-watching. Otherwise head indoors for outlets. Be warned: there’s no Wi-Fi on the weekends or after 5 p.m. on weekdays “to encourage interaction." The additional parking lot is a good bonus.

23. Spokesman

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440 E. St. Elmo A-2
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 586-9657
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The far South Austin coffee shop is mega-bike friendly, plus there’s excellent coffee roasted on the premises, inventive coffee drinks, sandwiches, and beer.

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1. Brentwood Social House

1601 W Koenig Ln, Austin, TX 78756
Brentwood Social House
Brentwood Social House
Nadia Chaudhury/EATX

Hide away in one of the rooms making up the cozy neighborhood cafe and bakery Brentwood Social House, with coffee and English pastries at hand.

1601 W Koenig Ln
Austin, TX 78756

2. Monkey Nest Coffee

5353 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756
Monkey Nest Coffee
Monkey Nest Coffee
Monkey Nest Coffee [Official]

The cozy cafe is open 24 hours, offers ape-themed coffee drinks, and a slew of sandwiches.

5353 Burnet Rd
Austin, TX 78756

3. Epoch Coffee

221 W North Loop Blvd, Austin, TX 78751

The North Loop coffee shop gets bonus points for its massive tables, outdoor outlets, and the fact that it’s open 24 hours. The West Anderson, Far West, and downtown locations — though not 24/7 — will also do in a pinch.

221 W North Loop Blvd
Austin, TX 78751

4. Flightpath Coffeehouse

5011 Duval St, Austin, TX 78751
Flightpath Coffee
Flightpath Coffee
Flightpath Coffee/Facebook

There’s a reason why Flightpath calls itself “the home office away from home” — live music doesn’t exist here.

5011 Duval St
Austin, TX 78751

5. Houndstooth Coffee

4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 120, Austin, TX 78756
Houndstooth Coffee
Houndstooth Coffee
Houndstooth [Official]

Drink well-made cups of coffee while plugging away at whatever's at hand while working on at any of the three locations of Houndstooth.

4200 N Lamar Blvd Ste 120
Austin, TX 78756

6. Cherrywood Coffeehouse

1400 E 38th 1/2 St, Austin, TX 78722

The neighborhood Cherrywood coffee shop offers plenty of seating, as well as tacos and burgers. It’s very family-friendly so keep that in mind before hunkering down with that laptop.

1400 E 38th 1/2 St
Austin, TX 78722

7. Thunderbird Coffee

2200 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722

Turn with the Manor Road location of Thunderbird into a second office with outlets, coffee, breakfast tacos, and sandwiches.

2200 Manor Rd
Austin, TX 78722

8. Bennu Coffee

2001 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78702
Bennu Coffee
Bennu Coffee
Bennu/Facebook

The campus 24/7 coffee shop offers indoor and outdoor seating. The menu includes an array of special mocha concoctions, pastries (including gluten-free options), Fricano’s Deli sandwiches, Hoboken Pie pizza, and more. To get away from campus, try out the South Congress location.

2001 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Austin, TX 78702

9. Caffé Medici

1101 W Lynn St, Austin, TX, 78703

Each location of the coffee shop has its own aesthetic: Clarksville feels like a cozy home, the downtown one feels just like a stylish and bustling shop, the Guadalupe one is campus central, and the South Lamar spot looks like the home of a very hip aunt.

1101 W Lynn St, Austin
TX, 78703

10. Better Half Coffee & Cocktails

406 Walsh St, Austin, TX 78703
Better Half
Better Half
Courtney Pierce

The all-day cafe is made for laptop hoboing with an all-day menu full of sandwiches, coffees, snacks, and cocktails, plus indoor booths and outdoor tables. Keep in mind that outlets are only found along the window-counter seating.

406 Walsh St
Austin, TX 78703

11. Figure 8 Coffee Purveyors

1111 Chicon St, Austin, TX 78702

Hole up at the locally focused intimate cafe, while keeping tabs on the shop's going-ons with the large mirror.

1111 Chicon St
Austin, TX 78702

12. Wright Bros. Brew & Brew

500 San Marcos St #105, Austin, TX 78702
Wright Bros. Brew & Brew
Wright Bros. Brew & Brew
Vincent L./Yelp

The bright space is motivating, and baristas who really care about coffee and beer are really inspirational.

500 San Marcos St #105
Austin, TX 78702

13. Revival Coffee

1405 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702
Revival Coffee
Revival Coffee
Revival Coffee/Facebook

Vintage Heart Coffee became Revival, and the bright and cute East 7th coffee shop still works as a personal work hub. The cafe makes its own syrups, including lavender.

1405 E 7th St
Austin, TX 78702

14. Sa-Tén Coffee and Eats

916 Springdale Rd, Austin, TX 78702
Sa-Tén Coffee and Eats
Sa-Tén Coffee and Eats
Sa-Ten/Facebook

Inventive Japanese-style toasts and coffee are the highlights of both locations of the cafe.

916 Springdale Rd
Austin, TX 78702

15. Alta's

74 Trinity St, Austin, TX 78701
Alta’s
Alta’s
Alta’s [Official]

The hidden downtown spot with great Lady Bird Lake views, Alta’s serves up coffee, a solid wine list, and outdoor outlets.

74 Trinity St
Austin, TX 78701

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16. Greater Goods Coffee Roasting Co.

2501 E 5th St, Austin, TX 78702

The coffee roasting company opened a bright and airy East Side cafe full of all sorts of seating, from benches, tables, to the cozy little nook in the back.

2501 E 5th St
Austin, TX 78702

17. Seventh Flag Coffee

1506 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704
Seventh Flag Coffee
Seventh Flag Coffee
Seventh Flag Coffee/Facebook

When it’s time for a break from work, hit up the bocce outside the former house-turned coffee shop.

1506 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704

18. Mañana Coffee & Juice

1603 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

Partake in thoughtful baked goods, good cups of coffee, and juices at the South Congress Hotel coffee shop. For hydration, there’s sparkling or still water from the tap.

1603 South Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78704

19. Patika

2159 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704

Order up dreamy pastries made in-house to go along the coffee at Patika, or some of the breakfast and lunch offerings. In the evenings, switch over to beer, wine, and charcuterie plates.

2159 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704

20. Once Over Coffee Bar

2009 S 1st St, Austin, TX 78704

For St. Edward's students, this coffee shop is the perfect hidden study spot. Tucked away on South 1st, sit inside or outside (with the “Tiniest Dog Park in Texas”) and enjoy Wild Gift coffee and pastries.

2009 S 1st St
Austin, TX 78704

21. Stouthaus Coffee Pub

4715 S Lamar Blvd, Sunset Valley, TX 78745
Stouthaus Coffee Pub
Stouthaus Coffee Pub
Stouthaus/Facebook

Seating’s abundant at the Sunset Valley cafe. There are coffee, beer, wine, booze-optional shakes, breakfast tacos, and more.

4715 S Lamar Blvd
Sunset Valley, TX 78745

22. Radio Coffee & Beer

4208 Manchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78704

Stumptown coffee, a plethora of beers, pastries, Veracruz All Natural tacos, and Thai food from Dee Dee, are all available at the South Austin cafe. With a fully charged laptop, the grassy lawn or shaded outdoor seating is best for people and dog-watching. Otherwise head indoors for outlets. Be warned: there’s no Wi-Fi on the weekends or after 5 p.m. on weekdays “to encourage interaction." The additional parking lot is a good bonus.

4208 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78704

23. Spokesman

440 E. St. Elmo A-2, Austin, TX 78745
Spokesman
Spokesman
Spokesman/Facebook

The far South Austin coffee shop is mega-bike friendly, plus there’s excellent coffee roasted on the premises, inventive coffee drinks, sandwiches, and beer.

440 E. St. Elmo A-2
Austin, TX 78745

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