The 11 Coolest Coffee Shops in the World from The 11 Coolest Coffee Shops in the World

The 11 Coolest Coffee Shops in the World

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The 11 Coolest Coffee Shops in the World

When, exactly, did coffee shops become cool? Nobody can pinpoint an exact date — but when Viennese coffee houses in the 1700s became hubs for discussing politics and culture, coffee became more than just a pick-me-up drink; it became a way of socializing. There are some places in the world where it is way cooler to be seen engaged in this kind of activity than others. We've rounded up what we think are the 11 coolest.