If you're an entrepreneur, college student or work from home you can surely appreciate a change of atmosphere in a place where you can meet people and put in a few hours work. Coffee shops in Brandon have become popular places to provide a good cup of coffee, a snack or tea and the space to host meetings or check a few Things To Do off your list.

Perhaps, you're a homemaker needing a little time to escape even if only to read a book.  Let us make it easier for you to find these hidden gems near Brandon as we share a few of our new favorite coffee shops in Brandon.

Cool Beans, located in Lithia is a neat neighborhood coffee house offering good coffee, gelato, smoothies, pastries and light snacks plus wine and beer in the evenings. Lithia residents love Cool Beans' welcoming atmosphere and live music on certain week nights. Their upcoming Wine Tasting event on September 7th is an excellent opportunity to give Cool Beans a try.

Cool Beans

Inside the plaza, on Oakfield Dr, you'll find The Hideout Coffeehouse.  They're reasonably priced and offer a robust menu at this clean, contemporary little coffee shop in Brandon; it's  the perfect place to hide out.  The baristas here use quality coffee beans roasted to perfection. Head to the Hideout to seize your day.

The Hideout

You can't miss this silver 1963 Airstream at Winthrop Town Centre.  Remi's Minis is an outdoor experience where you can indulge in tasty mini donut treats accompanied by the perfect cup of coffee in Brandon. Named after their Pitbull, an adopted love from the Humane Society of Tampa Bay, Remi is an inspiration for the business and a teaching tool for kids.


A little further south you discover Foundation Coffee Co. in Riverview, on the corner of Carr Road, where they offer coffee lovers a quaint outdoor patio and lounge space under a gazebo perfect for work or to gather with friends.  Home grown coffee makes for a great cup of joe at any time of the day at Foundation. We invite you to support Foundation Coffee as they, in turn, help our community, people, and kids through charitable events. They also offer their space to host small events.


Whatever your taste buds are craving, be it coffee or tea, or perhaps something sweet, do visit any or all of these small local businesses and seize the day at one of the best coffee shops in Brandon! Learn about more coffee house in Tampa by visiting Best Coffee Houses in Tampa Bay. Register on 813area and connect to find the best restaurants in Tampa, Tampa's top events,  things to do in Tampa, local sports, shopping in Tampa, free things to do and much more. Your subscription is FREE! (all photos credit: respective Facebook photos, cover photo by Quincy Alivio)