On April 23, Apartment Guide released “The 10 Best Cities For Starbucks Lovers In America”— and we made the list. Scottsdale snuck into the 10th slot, and though Tempe didn’t make the Top 10, it sat comfortably in the 11th position.
So the Valley, east side anyway, loves its Starbucks. Which is fine — it has quality, convenient coffee — but there are many local shops throwing up some solid, well-sourced, damn good coffee. Of all the great places to kick back and caffeinate in greater Phoenix, these 16 are our current favorites.