Before the café was invented, Parisian street urchins were forced to sit still for hours at a time while their beret tops served as plates and saucers for aristocrats' pastries and coffee. Put midmorning snacks in a stationary spot with today's deal: for $4, you get $8 worth of coffee, tea, and more at Pikes Perk. This Groupon is good at the following Pikes Perk locations: downtown and North Academy.
Those who live, breathe, and snort coffee will find a fine selection of both classic blends and little-known beans at Pikes Perk. Percolate perkiness with the medium-bodied Tanzanian Peaberry, or the bitter-less Jamaican Blue Mountain. Black-coffee purists can grab a 20-ounce cup of joe ($1.99), whereas those who spruce up beloved brews can order a white mocha ($4.19 for 16 ounces), or enliven their aromatic medley with a shot from one of the 50 syrups available. Hoard a pot of hot Pikes' peach tea, with chunks of fruit from Austria ($3.59), or soothe your stomach with something from Pikes' food menu of pastries, sandwiches, and breakfast items.
With organic milk produced by Colorado's own Morning Fresh farm and pastries baked and distributed locally, Pikes Perk is attentive to fresh flavors and the regional economy. Grab a hot, sip-worthy brew and get back on the road, or simmer down within Pikes' cozy interior and surf the free WiFi in search of videos of dancing hot dogs.
Customers of Pikes Perk have yet to write many reviews; however, 10 Yelpers give its downtown location a four-star average, and four Insider Pagers also give the North Academy location an average of four stars.