America's 50 Best Coffee Shops (Slideshow)
50. Houndstooth Coffee — Austin
49. Happy Coffee Co. — Denver
48. Ipsento — Chicago
47. Boxcar Coffee — Boulder and Denver
46. Joe Bean — Rochester, New York
45. Café D’Bolla — Salt Lake City
44. Cognoscenti — Los Angeles
43. Render Coffee — Boston
42. Gimme! Coffee — New York
41. Sqirl — Los Angeles
40. Bad Wolf Coffee — Chicago
39. Kaffe 1668 — New York
38. Daylight Mind — Kona, Hawaii
37. Intelligentsia Coffee — Various Locations
36. Abraço Espresso — New York
35. Coava Coffee — Portland, Ore.
34. Jubala — Raleigh, N.C.
33. The Chipped Cup — New York
32. Barista Parlour — Nashville
31. Caffé Medici — Austin
30. Fourbarrel — San Francisco
29. Commonplace Coffee Co. House and Roasters — Pittsburgh
28. Stumptown — Various Locations
27. Octane Coffee — Atlanta
26. Verve Coffee Roasters — Santa Cruz, Calif.
25. Joe Coffee — New York and Philadelphia
24. Barista — Portland, Ore.
23. G&B — Los Angeles
22. Volta Coffee — Gainesville, Fla.
21. Budin — New York
20. Spyhouse Coffee — Minneapolis
19. Pavement — Boston
18. Colectivo Coffee — Milwaukee
17. Ritual Coffee Roasters — San Francisco
16. Café Grumpy — New York
15. Sunergos — Louisville
14. Heart — Portland, Ore.
13. Little Collins — New York
12. Anodyne Coffee Roasters — Milwaukee
11. Artifact Coffee — Baltimore
10. Condesa Coffee — Atlanta
9. PT’s at College Hill — Topeka, Kan.
8. Panther Coffee — Miami
7. Milstead & Co. — Seattle
6. Joule Coffee — Raleigh, N.C.
5. Peregrine Espresso — Washington, D.C.
4. Ultimo Coffee — Philadelphia
3. Saint Frank’s — San Francisco
2. Go Get Em Tiger — Los Angeles
1. Everyman Espresso — New York

50. Houndstooth Coffee — Austin

Recently named one of GQ’s “25 Places to Visit in Austin,” Houndstooth Coffee takes its name from the Scottish legend heralding the eponymous plaid as a symbol of regional pride. Houndstooth Coffee, with its quirky Austin vibe, takes city pride seriously by offering barista training from nationally recognized industry professionals and serving premium coffee from roasters including Cuvée and Counter Culture.