Hello, everyone! With the weather finally warming up where I live, the opportunities to travel are presenting themselves. In the time between my blog posts, I am going to present some specific lists of places I’ve visited for a quick-and-easy reference. To start it off, my one true love… coffee. Without further ado, I present an ever expanding list of coffee houses! (Note: I am working on adding blog posts to those places that currently do not have one.)

Black Maple Coffee and Espresso – Canton
Brewed Awakenings – Morris
Broken Tree Coffee – Peoria
Buzzed Coffee – Peoria (Closed)
By the Bean – Lincoln
Cafe Breve – East Peoria
Caribou Coffee – Peoria (Closed)
Coffee Beans & Cuisine – Peoria (Closed)
Coffee Hound – Bloomington/Normal
Cultured Grounds – Peoria
[CxT] Roasting Company – Peoria
Dead Poet’s Espresso – Moline
Edgar’s Coffee House – Chatham (Closed)
Einstein Bros Bagels – Peoria (Closed)
Eli’s Coffee Shop – Morton
Eysal’s Coffee Roasters – East Peoria (Moved)
Free Press Coffee House – Springfield
Fusion Brew – Bloomington/Normal
Grab-a-Java – Springfield
-Great Harvest Bread Co. – Morton
Hansa Coffee Roasters – Lake Bluff
Historic Grounds – Metamora (Closed)
Innkeepers Fresh Roasted Coffee – Galesburg
Java Jolt – Peoria (Closed)
-Leaves N Beans – Peoria (Bradley Location – Closed)
Mad Goat Coffee – Danville
-Maurie’s Fine Candies – Pekin
Midnight Espresso – Peoria (Closed)
Mika’s Coffee House – Eureka
Milltown Coffee – Moline
One Eleven Coffee – Wyoming
Riley’s Cupcake and Coffee Lounge – Peoria
The Blend – Washington
The Coffee Hub – Lacon
The Great American Bagel – Joliet
The Spot Coffee – Peoria
The Wormhole Coffee – Chicago
Theo’s Java Club – Rock Island
Thirty-Thirty Coffee Company – Peoria
Whistle Stop Java Stop – Milan
-Wm Van’s Coffee House – Springfield
Zion Coffee Bar – Peoria

Aroma Coffee – Davenport
Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery – Burlington
Diggers Rest Coffeehouse & Roasters – Burlington
Dunn Brothers Coffee – Bettendorf

Blueprint Coffee – St. Louis (Delmar Location)
Shameless Grounds – St. Louis

North Dakota:
Babb’s Coffee House – Fargo