Caffeine fiends unite. We take a look at the top five coffee shops in Las Vegas with nary a Starbucks or Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf to be found.
1 Sambalatte Torrefazione
Westsiders flock to this Boca Park hangout for the best Nutella lattes, fruit tarts, and hot chocolate around. With its international tea and java collection, Sambalatte offers unique twists on classic coffeehouse selections. It has also turned foam into a literal art form, transforming the frothy goodness into intricate designs such as hearts and leaves.
750 S. Rampart Blvd., 702-272- 2333; 6555 S. Jones Blvd., 702-434-2337; and at the Monte Carlo, 702-730-6789
2 Vesta Coffee Roasters
Find sustainably sourced green coffee from around the world at Downtown's Vesta Coffee. When possible, the beans here are ground from organic, fair trade, bird friendly, and rainforest alliance certified coffees.
114 S. Casino Center Blvd., 702-685-1777