150+ Truly Unique Coffee Shop Names

Whether you are looking for a coffee shop name or some café name inspiration, you’ve come to the right place. 

You have finally decided to start a coffee shop or cafe. Apart from having a solid coffee shop business plan, a good name is vital to ensure that your business is memorable and distinct from your competition.

This post is full of names inspired by everything from French cafés to cool corner coffee shops. You’ll discover various catchy cafe names –  grand names for the high-end cafe and fun nicknames for the coffee shop with character.

We then end the article with some essential tips on how to name your coffee shop.

Coffee Shop Name Ideas

Now let’s take a look at the names:

Unique Coffee Shop Names
Creative Café Names
Catchy Coffee Shop Names
Cool Coffee Shop Names
French-influenced Café Names
Italian-influenced Café Names
Clever Coffee Shop Names
Cute Coffee Shop Names

Unique Coffee Shop Names

  • Café Robusta 
  • Java Club
  • Café Rubia
  • Aroma Espresso
  • Café Steam
  • Café Blend
  • Java Guy
  • Café Banter
  • Senor Coffee
  • Coffee Villa
  • Silkroad Café
  • Café District
  • Lead Coffee
  • Almora
  • Café Reality
  • Java Rocket
  • Helix Coffee
  • Kickstart Coffee
  • Cafe Amber
  • Organic Roastery
  • Cappuccino Planet

Creative Café Names

  • Mocca Mood
  • Latte Mothers
  • Hothouse Grind
  • Coffee Avenue
  • Cafe Temptations
  • Sunray Coffee
  • Coffee Story
  • Brew Pod
  • Vanillaccino
  • Mocha Vibes
  • Coffee Maniac
  • Mochaline
  • New Leaf Latte
  • Pitbull Latte
  • Bean Station
  • Coffee Shop Vista
  • Freshstart Coffee
  • Java Express

Catchy Coffee Shop Names

  • The Bean Counter
  • Coffee Stop
  • Cappuccino Corner
  • Mucha Mocca
  • Coffee Company
  • Latte Life
  • Coffee Craft
  • Castle Café
  • Coffee Clique
  • Espresso Hero
  • Café Crush
  • Coffee Press
  • Café Calypso
  • Javaia
  • The Coffee Connection
  • Cafe Pep
  • Spark Coffee
  • Coffee With Emma

Cool Coffee Shop Names

  • Central Conversations
  • Coffee Hub
  • Cool Coffe Co
  • Mood Brown
  • Coffee Republic
  • Café Royale
  • Bitches Brew
  • Neu Café
  • Mocha Trend
  • Paragon Café
  • Latte Loop
  • Latte Theory
  • Java Galore
  • Sparta Coffee
  • Urban Latte
  • Coffee Temple
  • Tempo Coffee Shop
  • Urban Grind
  • Zeitgeist

French-influenced Café Names

  • L’ espresso petit
  • Rendevouz
  • Café Parfaite
  • Moco & Voi
  • Peine & Biscuit
  • Café Voila
  • Delicia
  • Café Javarian
  • Caffan
  • Superettes
  • Café Citrons
  • Café Absynth
  • Café Mirage
  • Equi Cafe
  • Encore Cafe
  • Cafe Chez Carmen
  • Rouge Cafe
  • Maison Mocha

Italian-influenced Café Names

  • L’ espresso
  • Café aromático
  • Café Bellissimo
  • Café Ultimo
  • Azzurro 
  • Ciambella
  • Budino
  • Café Biscotto
  • Palatine
  • Tavolini
  • Latteria
  • Café Allegro
  • Viva Coffee
  • Café Notte
  • Café Vivace
  • Impresso Espresso
  • La Strada Café
  • Café Fiore

Clever Coffee Shop Names

  • Metro Mocha
  • Coffee Hackers
  • Coffeen
  • Bean Around
  • Mr.Bean
  • Retro Barista
  • Café Moon
  • Creme De La Creme
  • Rainbow Roast
  • Aroma Masters
  • Coffee Lab
  • Big Bean
  • Cuppucino
  • Coffeekeeper
  • Next Café
  • Carmel Café
  • Roastica
  • Hot Java
  • Javapanda
  • Goldstar Cafe
  • Presto Coffee
  • Café Zest
  • Café Zing
  • See You Latte
  • Uplifted

Cute Coffee Shop Names

  • Coffee for Two
  • Wake Me Up
  • Sugar Cubes
  • Tropicale
  • Coffee way
  • Café Tiger
  • Coffee Turtle
  • Peach Coffee
  • Mobi Café
  • Ladybird Café
  • Java Queen
  • The Coffee Fairy
  • Bamboo Cafe
  • The Big Bean Cafe
  • Cute Cups
  • Café Cosmos

How to come up with a unique coffee shop name

Apart from the list above – or using your family or yourself as the inspiration – here are two more options when trying to name your restaurant:

1. Start With Considering your Offering and your Customers:

  • What kind of coffee will your café be serving? Latte, Espresso, Herbal Tea, etc
  • What is the mood of your cafe? Classy, hipster, on the corner, etc.
  • Which neighborhood or district is your cafe located in? Hell’s Kitchen, Times Square, New York City, etc.
  • What type of customers do you have? Students, families, office workers, etc.

2. What are Your Values and Background:

Consider your cafe’s values first. What story do you tell your customers with your name?

Effective marketing is based on articulating and extending a harmonious concept from the inside out. Communicating what defines your business is the way to engage potential customers because it puts your story in context.

Conclusion

We hope this article will help you to come up with a clever name for your coffee shop or cafe. It might seem like a daunting task to come up with a short, catchy name for your café, but it can be a lot easier than you think.

You might also be interested in our article 9 Most Effective Online Marketing Ideas for Restaurants – many of which are also helpful to coffee shops.