Nothing fires up my creativity quite like a good coffeeshop. Besides just the coffee itself, the design of a great coffeeshop can inspire a relaxing vibe and atmosphere that’s perfect for getting into a creative headspace.

There are over 1,700 coffeeshops in New York City, but I have a few favorites in just about every neighborhood I frequent. Here’s a handy guide for the next time you find yourself in need of caffeine and creative inspiration in Manhattan or Brooklyn.

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