Who doesn’t love a good cup of coffee? Especially during those long (sometimes cold) walks along the beach. Not all cups of coffee are made alike, and we’ve got a list of great spots to get some of the best. Check out 8 spots on the island where you can get a solid cup of joe.

1. Coastal Coffee

Just as the name suggests, this laid back coffee shop is inspired by its coastal surroundings. This isn’t an in and out environment. They encourage customers to stop by, relax, and hang out with friends – or even catch up on some work. Open from 7am to 7pm daily.

Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: 4.5 Known For: 24-hour cold brewed coffee

2.  Coffee BouTEAque

The perfect spot for all your beverage needs, Coffee Bouteaque offers gourmet coffee, specialty teas, and organic juices. You can even catch their vintage mobile espresso bar at local events. While they’re open everyday in the summer, they’re only open on the weekends during the off season.

Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: 4.6 Known For: Mobile Espresso Bar

3. How You Brewin’

Catch this local favorite at either their original location at Viking Village in Barnegat Light or their newer year-round location in Surf City. Always open at 7am, this shop offers great coffee and food. Looking for a little entertainment? You can even catch a live show some days.

Location: Surf City & Barnegat Light Google Rating: 4.6 Known For: Live Performances

4.  Jersey Girl LBI

Celebrating 10 seasons on the island, Jersey Girl Coffee is clearly a crowd pleaser. This seasonal joint is the perfect pre or post beach stop for coffee, bagels, or some food off the grill. They even offer a catering menu for your next event. If you love the typical Jersey vibe, this is your spot.

Location: Long Beach Google Rating: 4.3 Known For: Mellow Environment

5.  Side Door Donuts & Coffee

This cozy little shop offers some unbelievable coffee and donut options. Open everyday in the summer, but just weekends in the off season. This quant little spot will make you feel right at home as soon as you walk in.

Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: 4.6 Known For: Donuts

6.  Surf Side Coffee House

This hometown favorite has all the variety you could ask for. wether you’re in the mood for freshly brewed coffee or a bite to eat, you can’t go wrong with this place. Open all year round.

Location: Surf City Google Rating: 4.3 Known For:  Smoothie Options

7. Cool Beans Coffee Cafe

Enjoy the fun loving atmosphere of this shop from the moment you walk into the door to the second you sit down with you cup of coffee. Friendly staff will take care of all your caffeinated needs. Open annually.

Location: Beach Haven Google Rating: 4.8 Known For: Coffee Flavors

8. Pyour Pour

This cozy health conscious shop will have you craving their coffee and savor treats all day. They offer organic coffee options and nourishing food options for those who just had a tough workout or just want to treat heir body right.

Location: Surf City Google Rating: 4.0 Known For: Cozy Environment