Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice: Your Favorite Fall Beverage

By: Katie Goncalves | October 23, 2023
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Fall can only mean one thing for many people: it’s pumpkin spice season. While you can get your fill of pumpkin-flavored everything including cookies, yogurt, and even cereal, it seems that pumpkin spice-flavored coffee takes the cake every time. Whether you enjoy your pumpkin spice in a warm latte or in a creamy cold brew, these Metro Detroit coffee shops have you covered with your favorite fall beverage.


402 South Lafayette Avenue, Royal Oak

The Office Coffee Shop is a coffee shop plus coworking community.  “The Office Coffee Shop is a flexible work space coffee shop. We have everything from hourly office rentals to exceptional coffee beans. Our focus is quality products and a space that gives back to the community. Our mission is that you will make a difference with every purchase as a percentage of every purchase is donated to an amazing local charity. We work with 3 different charities every quarter and like to get our guests involved by having them choose what charity their donation goes to. We pride ourselves on collaborating with other amazing small businesses from our pastries to our beans! Stop in to learn more about our space!” says, Kortnee Kochanowski, Operations Manager of The Office Coffee Shop.

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the office coffee shop fall seasonal beverage with whipped cream and cinnamon on top
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Multiple locations in Metro Detroit

Lucky Detroit sources its coffee beans from the most coveted coffee producers in the world and then roasts them to perfection at its Michigan roasting facility. They then use those beans to create delicious brewed coffee and specialty beverages. Their pumpkin spice is homemade and pairs excellently with their homemade pastries. 


4224 3rd Avenue, Detroit

AWAKE Cafe is focused on building connections through its coffee, pastries, and tea. Their coffee is relationally sourced from two different farms in Honduras. Their in-house pumpkin spice is a fan favorite as well as their homemade pumpkin cookies. 


165 West Nine Mile Road, Ferndale 

24362 John R. Road, Hazel Park

Java Hutt has been serving the Ferndale community since 1999 and specializes in coffee, espresso, and tea beverages. They also offer made-to-order breakfast and panini sandwiches and salads plus baked goods, baked right on site. 


770 Woodward Heights, Ferndale 

Drifter Coffee is a coffee shop and community space complete with a cafe, quiet area, and greenhouse. Their autumn specials deserve a special shout-out. The menu includes a pumpkin pie latte, a maple cinnamon latte, and a fall drift with maple cinnamon syrup. 


10099 West Eleven Mile Road, Huntington Woods

Monarch Market Cafe is your one-stop shop for great coffee, pastries, gelato, and some household staples. You can get just about any type of coffee-based beverage here and all of them are great. The Monarch Pumpkin is made with organic Michigan pumpkin, maple syrup, salt, vanilla, pumpkin spices, and brown sugar. 

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