Comfort in a cup: Middleton coffee shops

Sometimes you need a pick-me-up, sometimes you’re looking for comfort in a cup.

Whether looking for that perfect cup of coffee, or perhaps something sweet to go with it, Middleton’s coffee shops will satisfy and delight.

Barriques Coffee: cup of mocha latte with cranberry scone


Enjoy a full coffee and espresso bar, select bakery items and a lunch menu at Barriques in downtown Middleton. Having opened in 2003, it is a well-known establishment to locals who enjoy dining in or eating on the sidewalk patio. Wine options are also available to enjoy or purchase by the bottle.

Grace Coffee Co.


The newest café to Middleton, Grace Coffee Co. sits on the corner of Parmenter and Hubbard downtown. The café is one not soon to be forgotten with its bright murals, modern furnishings and dog-friendly atmosphere. Find a full espresso and coffee bar, as well as bakery — with a delicious assortment of decadent breakfast and dessert items. Grace also serves lunch and cocktails.

Grace Coffee Co. coffee


A local café and bakery, offering breakfast, lunch and daily bakery specials. Everything, from the soups to the salads to the fresh bakery items are made in house daily. Along with the delicious food, Prairie Café and Bakery displays local artwork on a rotating basis. Closed Mondays.


If looking for a drive-thru with coffee and a breakfast menu, locally owned Scooter’s Coffee on the east side of Middleton (along University Avenue) also has indoor seating.


A popular chain coffee house, offering specialty coffee drinks, tea, baked goods and a variety of small bites and food. Middleton has two Starbucks — one near Greenway Station (west side) and one on Allen Boulevard (east side).