Cool Off with the Best Iced Coffee + More Around Jax


Pura Bean Coffee Company. Photo courtesy of location.

Hot or iced, strong or sweet, black or cream and sugar — no matter how you take your coffee, there’s a perfect cup for everyone. As temperatures rise and days get longer, iced coffee is always a good call for your caffeine needs. Next time you’re craving a cup, try one of these Jacksonville coffee shops to get your fix. 

Bold Bean Coffee Roasters
With super friendly staff, a mission to source sustainable specialty coffee, and a great shop atmosphere in all three of their locations, Bold Bean is a fan favorite. “The best part about Bold Bean is the people here,” chef and manager Eric Mangini says. “The employees are amazing. Also, everything the company stands for and the entire coffee process — from planting the beans on the farm to harvesting and everything from there — it’s just incredible.” Bold Bean has an enticing menu with plenty of options, but Mangini recommends the pour over coffee, as “it is the best way to experience Bold Bean.” 6:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Bold Bean Jacksonville Beach: 2400 3rd St. S, Unit 200, Jacksonville Beach, FL. Bold Bean Riverside: 869 Stockton St. Jacksonville, FL. Bold Bean San Marco: 1905 Hendricks Ave. Jacksonville, FL. // @boldbeancoffee 

Pura Bean Coffee Company
Pura Bean has a physical shop where you can sit down and enjoy a beverage, in addition to coffee trucks that you can rent for an event. The spot is Costa Rica-inspired, paying homage to where the owners originally fell in love with coffee. They now create specialty blends from all over the world and deliver to local retailers in a 1979 Volkswagen bus. You can also subscribe to their newsletter for 10% off your first order. 7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Pura Bean: 14286 Beach Blvd. Suite #25, Jacksonville, FL. // @PuraBeanCoffee

Round Bird Coffee Shop
Round Bird Coffee Shop features delicious coffee and a tasteful wine bar all in one convenient location. “We are a coffee shop with a South African touch,” says owner Jackie Koch. “We have some unique products on the menu, including a tea leaf that is grown from a South African plant. We source all of our products from local or small businesses. Even the products that come from California or other far places are all local [to that area].” Roundbird also hosts pop-ups and collaborations with local vendors, so you know your dollar is supporting your community. Swing by with some friends and enjoy the cozy environment while you sip on a sweet honey lavender latté. 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Roundbird: 1094 3rd St. N, Jacksonville Beach, FL. // @roundbirdcoffee

Sago Coffee
If you’re cruising towards the beach and want an ice cold latté before you bake in the sun, Sago Coffee is the perfect place to stop on the way. With a great location right off of 3rd Street and 7th Avenue North, Sago also has a great food menu. Enjoy some delicious avocado toast with your latté. With indoor and outdoor seating, this coffee shop is pretty spacious and even offers a conference room in the back for the people that just want to work and sip at the same time. After all, their motto is, “We love our neighbors, we love coffee, and it shows in all that we do.” 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sago Coffee: 318 7th Ave. N, Jacksonville Beach, FL. // @sagocoffeejax

Social Grounds Coffee Company
Veteran-owned and operated, Social Grounds has unique qualities that make it a special coffee company. Located in downtown Jax, Social Grounds has a beautiful brick interior with plenty of charming decorative pieces. Head on over and treat yourself to a delicious cold brew coffee, with the knowledge that your purchase goes to supporting transitioning veterans. With menu items that include all types of coffee and treats, from quiches to tarts, your tastebuds will be happy at Social Grounds. 6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Social Grounds: 1712 N Main St. Jacksonville, FL. // @socialgroundscoffee

Southern Grounds & Co
Expanding all across Jacksonville (even in the JAX Airport, with a new location in Concourse A coming soon), Southern Grounds is easy to find. All locations are very charming and feature extensive food menus in addition to tasty coffee selections. From grilled goat cheese to caprese paninis, the menu will keep you full and happy. Visit their location in Neptune Beach for the large outdoor seating space and close by ocean view. They also have an extension of their business, a bakery that includes catering and events called Blueberry Bakery. 6:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. Southern Grounds & Co Avondale: 3562 St. Johns Ave. Jacksonville, FL.; Southern Grounds & Co Neptune Beach: 200 1st St. Neptune Beach, FL; Southern Grounds & Co San Marco: 1671 Atlantic Blvd. Jacksonville, FL; // @southerngroundsco

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