For a city that’s always on-the-go, abstaining from caffeine isn’t really an option. New Yorkers are surrounded with seemingly endless cafes and stands, so it’s hard to know which places offer the best brew (coffee, that is). Haute Living has carefully crafted a list of five cafes that offer the best iced coffee in NYC for those hot summer days.
5 E 27th Street
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Birch Coffee offers its concoctions in a cup, but who could resist their iced brew by the jug? If that weren’t enticing enough, the delivery service can bring high-quality coffee right to your doorstep.
119 MacDougal Street
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Head over to the Village for addictive iced coffee at Cafe Reggio, made with roasted Arabica beans. Try out the granita di caffe, a scrumptious iced coffee slush that’s topped with whipped cream.
399 West Broadway
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SoHo’s favorite coffee shop has built a strong reputation for delicious drinks made with quality espresso. Ground Support Café’s iced coffee is sure to power you through your day or work as the perfect pick-me-up.
275 Greenwich Street
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Choose from six gourmet, individually brewed and addictive blends for coffee at Kaffe 1668 (either of the two locations on Greenwich Street). The cafe’s creative and charming vibe makes staying inside to sip on the iced brew really tempting.
1045 Lexington Avenue
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After just one sip of their iced coffee, it’s easy to see why Joe has eight locations in Manhattan (and a very loyal fanbase). While you’re grabbing your cup of Joe, you might as well pick up a pastry or two, right?