Coffee Shops Albany NY

Looking for Coffee Shops in Albany? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Albany that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Coffee Shops in Albany.

Tea Laden
(518) 499-6998
180 Delaware Avenue
Delmar, NY

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Dunkin' Donuts
(518) 438-4698
677 Central Ave
Albany, NY
 
Cafe Capriccio
49 Grand Street
Albany, NY
Cuisine
Italian

Taco Bell
(518) 426-8640
274 Delaware Avenue
Albany, NY
 
Yono's Restaurant
25 Chapel Street
Albany, NY
Cuisine
Contemporary American

Tipperary at Tara Ltd
(518) 279-8272
3956 NY2-Brunswick Road
Troy, NY

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Dunkin' Donuts
(518) 435-9797
1425 Washington Ave
Albany, NY
 
Angelo's 677 Prime
677 Broadway
Albany, NY
Cuisine
Steakhouse

Dunkin' Donuts
(518) 427-0897
39 N Pearl St
Albany, NY
 
Dunkin' Donuts
(518) 482-3640
1066 Madison Av
Albany, NY
 
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Coffee Mugs Matter

Disposable cup

In 2005, Americans used and discarded 14.4 billion disposable paper cups for hot beverages, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters of Vermont calculated. That’s so many cups that if put end to end they would circle the earth fifty-five times! Based on anticipated growth of specialty coffees, reports Green Mountain, that number will grow to 23 billion by 2010-enough to circle the globe eighty-eight times.

It’s one thing to pay two or three or even four dollars for a cup of coffee. It’s another to throw cup after cup away. If we do it every day, it amounts to almost twenty-five pounds of waste every year. The petrochemicals consumed in making the cups just one coffee drinker tosses could heat 8,300 homes for one year. Carting them to a landfill burns additional energy, never mind the fact that each one takes about five hundred years to decompose.

What good does it do if you buy the “right” coffee (i.e., organic, shade-grown, Fair Trade Certified ) if you drink it out of a paper or Styrofoam cup you just toss in the garbage?

Beat the disposable rap by using your own mug. Every coffee shop sells them. Some places even give you a little discount if you use your own cup instead of theirs- if they don’t, ask for one. They’ll get the message after a while.

And if you forget your mug and need a take-out cup, ask the shop if they’re using the new ones made from recycled fibers that save trees. Do they make a difference? Starbucks’ recycled paper cup ...

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