Mmm, coffee. There’s nothing quite like a good cup of coffee, especially when you’re traveling. Anchorage, Alaska has a few hidden gems perfect for every coffee lover.

coffee in alaska
Photo by John Schnobrich on Unsplash
Have a cup of coffee in Alaska
Photo by John Schnobrich on Unsplash

Alaska has been on my bucket list for a long time now, and after finding out about these exceptional coffee places, I’ve officially bumped it up further.

Check out these amazing coffee spots in Anchorage, Alaska that are sure to have any coffee lover wanting to return.

Kobuk Coffee Co.

Kobuk Coffee Co. in Anchorage
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor
Kobuk Coffee Co.
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor

This wonderful coffee stop is perfect for anyone looking for history in Anchorage along with their coffee. Housed in one of the first commercial buildings in Anchorage, the general store that had the addition of Kobuk Coffee Co. has been a staple in the community for over 100 years. This is the perfect place to get a great cup of coffee and shop for some unique gifts.

White Spot Cafe

White Spot Cafe in Anchorage
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor
White Spot Cafe
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor

Opened in 1959, the White Spot Cafe is the perfect spot to get diner-type foods and delicious coffee. They serve meals all day and offer excellent menu options. This is the perfect spot to visit if you are looking for a small-town diner with a big personality and a great cup of coffee.

Side Street Espresso

Side Street Espresso in Anchorage
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor
Side Street Espresso
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor

This is the perfect spot to visit to get a local feel for Anchorage along with an amazing cup of coffee. The Side Street Espresso offers breakfast and lunch options with amazing coffees and espressos. The staff along with the fun interior make this a must-visit spot for your trip to Anchorage.

Dark Horse Coffee

Dark Horse Coffee in Anchorage
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor
Dark Horse Coffee
Photo courtesy of TripAdvisor

Dark Horse Coffee, a family-owned business in Anchorage has been around for 10 years and serves some of the best coffee in town. They have an exceptional menu with amazing coffee available year round. This coffee spot has the perfect hometown, cozy feeling that comes with a great location.


Are you a coffee drinker? If so, what kind of coffee from around the world is your favorite?

Don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter so you don’t miss out on travel ideas and tips to make the best out of your Anchorage adventures!