Until public-transit officials make our dream of commuting to work by rollycoaster a reality, we'll have to settle for the adrenaline rush of traditional pick-me-ups. Percolate perkiness with today's Groupon: for $5, you get $10 worth of coffee and more from Fountain City Coffee in historical Uptown. Roasting signature beans in a separate 2,000-square-foot facility, Fountain City Coffee shines as a comfy refuge for progressive professionals, music fans, and the tragically decaffeinated. The aroma of small-batch coffee mingles with retro rock bass lines and amiable conversations between loyal regulars. Drop by for a pre-office fix of drip coffee ($1.65–2.05) or jolt into a 10 a.m. meeting after tipping back a large latte ($4.25). Late-night loungers can unhinge in Fountain City's array of comfy couches or re-hinge with iced mochas ($4.40–$5.25) and gratuitous shots of espresso ($1.85). Quell caffeine stomach with sandwiches ($6.95), bagels ($1.85), and muffins ($2.75), while cruising free WiFi or tinkering with a wired abacus.
Seventy-five percent of Urbanspooners recommend Fountain City Coffee. Four [Yelpers] give the coffee shop an average of five stars, and four [Insider Pagers] give it an average of four stars. More than 1,500 Facebooekrs like Fountain City Coffee.
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