Caffé Medici

Coffee Shop
200 Congress Ave (at 2nd St)
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 827-2770
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 5:00pm
7:00am - 5:00pm

According to its website, Caffé Medici serves a sweet and fruity espresso blend by Cuvee with a chocolate finish and a well-balanced and classic French pressed coffee, served at optimal temperature. The coffee shop takes pride in coffee education and wants all coffee lovers to share its love of the art of the perfect cup of coffee.


  • CM slings Cuvee coffee roasted on three La Marzocco FB 80s (Italian for "Fancy Makers of Delicious Coffee"), and they pride themselves on always having a wide selection of direct-trade beans.
  • The top floor is great for working and watching traffic drive by on Congress.
  • Seriously great espressos pulled in a quiet setting by seriously passionate baristas.
  • Hands down best coffee shop in ATX
  • Amazing cortados & lattes!! Great breakfast tacos the am!
  • Really great coffee, good wifi, power and awesome upstairs loft for hacking.
  • best latte in town.
  • This particular Medici is quiet despite its downtown location. I like that
  • The breakfast tacos by Tacodeli are surprisingly tasty - Try the Migas... and the coffee is of course excellent!
  • park upstairs for a great work spot with outlets, wifi, great coffee, and jazz jams. wifi password is cleverbrew
  • One of the very few coffee shops to pour with a bottomless portafilter. Their ingenious way to convert from spouts? Sawed them off and saved $.
  • Don't miss the $1 espressos on weekdays from 3-6 PM.
  • Summer pro-tip: Order a Cafe Freddo. Off-menu, charged with espresso, and deliciously refreshing.
  • They are playing the Donnie Darko soundtrack.
  • Awesome place to relax and chill
  • Good place to get some work done.
  • Get a freddo while they're here! Better than the Lil' Ninja :)
  • These guys don't joke around with their coffee.
  • The coffee is almost as good as El Beit in Brooklyn, and better than Grumpy's or Five Leaves.
  • Great espresso here so keep it simple. Get a macchiato or cappuccino

Nearby places

525 N Lamar Blvd (btwn W 5th & 6th)
200 Congress Ave (W 2nd St)
400 W 2nd St (Guadalupe St.)