Tag Archive for Coffee

Beverly Swills

Hardboiled Coffee, with its shelves of pulp magazines and walls of long forgotten film noir, is only the latest addition to a neighborhood that’s unafraid to wear its history on its sleeves.

Fresh Ground

A trip to Café 57–the coffee shop formerly known as the 57th Street Istria–is personal, both for the customers and the workers. Co-owner and manager Belinda Lipscomb, a bubbly native South Sider and former Starbucks barista, greets one customer, “Hey babe, how you doing?”