4800 Mortensen Rd
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Summer 2021 Hours
Mon-Sat 7 am - 5 pm
Sundays 8 am - 5 pm
More About Us
We are a local artisan coffee shop/Cafe in Ames, Iowa specializing in freshly made coffee drinks, teas, and good food. We are family owned and operated. We would love to get to know you, our customer, and we strive to provide you with a variety of flavors in a relaxed atmosphere that will make you feel at home.
Monday - Taco
Tuesday - Homemade Chicken Noodle
Wednesday - Chicken & Wild Rice
Thursday - Tomato Basil
Friday - Chef's Choice
Saturday - Broccoli Cheese
Sunday - Tomato Basil
Availability based on demand and not in effect during the summer.
We are open for dine-in and will be following social distancing seating. There is limited space for groups of 3-6 so call ahead and we can save a place for your group. Carryout and delivery orders are still available. Try our new online ordering feature (see above left) that will also link you to our delivery service. Curbside pick-up is also available when ordering online.
We appreciate each of you, our loyal customers, as we all work through this time together. Know that we are taking extra measures to ensure everyone's safety and ask that each of you remains vigilant to keep you and your family healthy as well.
coffee & friends - the perfect blend
A Variety of Flavors...
We feature coffees roasted weekly by Friedrich's Roastary in Des Moines and a large assortment of teas from Gong Fu Tea in downtown Des Moines, Little Woods Herbs & Teas in Ames, Friedrich's Roastary, and Frontier Organic Coop in Norway, IA.
Our sandwiches and salads are made to order and bakery items are baked fresh daily.
We are always working to add new flavors to our menu so if you have a suggestion let us know.