Lakeland Coffee Shop Black & Brew Honors Visually-Impaired Customer With New Menu Printed In Braille


Peyton Short loves the Black & Brew coffee shop in Lakeland.

The 27-year-old is there all the time. So many delicious options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

There is one problem. For the longest time, the visually-impaired man couldn’t read the menu.

Short had to ask Black & Brew baristas read it for him.

“I learned at a very young age to be independent,” says Short, who lives on his own and works at Publix. “Some people think they need to hold our hands for the rest of our lives.”

Short is a good-natured guy, a Disney fanatic with his own charms.

When he reached out to Black & Brew owner Chris McArthur about a certain request, he did so with respect.

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