With school back in session,
many students are relying on coffee
to get through the day and give them
aboost of energy. Here are a few of
the best places in Stevens Point to get
that necessary caffeine kick-star to
keep you going all year.
Location: 101 Division Street
Karlyn Wormuth, a junior at the University of Wisconsin- Stevens
Point majoring in physical education,
finds Starbucks to be convenient.
“It’s just one of those places that
most people know about,” Wormuth
Wormuth usually orders a
Caramel Macchiato and thinks that
the prices of the drinks are very
Teagan Knudson, a junior Pre
Med major,also loves Starbucks and
has been a regular customer for many
“I usually go every day or
every other and get a Triple Venti
Cinnamon Dolche Latte or a Triple
Venti Pumpkin Spice Latte if it’s in
season,” Knudson said.
2. Zest Bakery and Coffeehouse.
Location: 624 Isadore Street
This coffee shop is conveniently located right next to campus. Kirsten
Kreger, a senior double majoring
in political science and history, is a
“They are really good and the
espresso is amazing. It’s a great
atmosphere to relax and grab a cup,”
Besides having great coffee, Zest
also serves delicious pastries and
other bakery goods.
3. Emy J’s.
Location: 1009 First Street
Originating in 2003, Emy J’s roasts all fair trade and organic coffee
on site and can even have it sent right
to your home.
Brittany Waite, a former employee
of almost five years, says that her
favorite drink to order at Emy J’s is
“The prices are very reasonable
and they serve smoothies, tea,
shakes, malts, and sundaes, as well as breakfast, lunch and dinner,” Waite
4. The Basement Brewhaus.
Location: basement of the
Dreyfus University Center
Many students grab coffee
from the Brewhaus between classes
because of its on-campus location. Lauren Bloomer, a UWSP student, is a dedicated customer who usually
sticks to the Brewhaus when it comes
5. Tech Lounge.
Location: 1036 Main Street
The Tech Lounge not only offers coffee, but also next-gen and retro
games in their gaming center.
Rebecca Finger, a second year
senior majoring in art, says the prices
are very reasonable and always goes
for the black coffee.
“The atmosphere is very laid
back and casual with lots of people
relaxing and playing video games,”