Whether you prefer a flavored latte or a pour-over, there are seemingly endless options to satisfy your caffeine craving around San Antonio. Over the past decade, several new coffee shops and trucks have opened around the Alamo City, feeding a growing interest in specialty coffee and coffee culture.
But the appeal of coffee shops isn’t just the beverage. It’s also about the community aspect. The complimentary WiFi and easy access to caffeine have become a major draw for both professionals in need of a place to work and friends looking for a spot to hang out. Now local coffee company owners fear the COVID-19 pandemic will do permanent damage to that business model.