Coffee is art and science. Or maybe, a science of the arts. From the perfect ratio of a pour over to a depth of knowledge in roasting beans coffee is blowing up in Bozeman. After all, who doesn’t have a high appreciation for finely caffeinated works of art? Whether you’re a local or just passing through on a Montana Vacation here are 3 must-try coffee spots in Bozeman, Montana.

Sola Cafe & Market
Inspired by their motto: “Food that feels Good” Sola Café offers up high quality eats and thoughtfully crafted coffee. You can never go wrong with a place that makes pastries and coffees from scratch every morning. This fun location has indoor and outdoor seating and is located on the corner of Kagy and 3rd. Plus, pick up some locally sourced ingredients from the marketplace on your way out the door, perfect for fresh salads or organic meals.

Rockford Coffee Roasters
Rockford Coffee Roasters is a local favorite that has been around for years. “Carefully sourced and consistently delicious” is part of their DNA and that means you can always expect a great cup of coffee. Make sure you have your cell phone ready for that perfect latte art photo. They have some of the best baristas in town, which means you’ll get a great tasting espresso creation along with a frothy heart on top.

Cold Smoke Coffeehouse
Quality espresso produces quality flavors. Cold smoke takes pride in importing coffee from only the highest quality farms worldwide. They offer a wide range of single-origin coffees and custom blended espressos. This place knows coffee. And you can taste it in every cup. Cold Smoke jumped on the scene in 2011 when a couple of Bozeman natives decided to open a “different kind of coffee shop”. What makes Cold Smoke unique is their desire to build community. Its displayed in the architecture and functionality of their spaces. Large seating areas and community tables give way to locals and visitors alike sharing stories of their time in Montana.