Have you heard: America runs on Dunkin? Well in Canada, we run on Tim Hortons. You will find coffee/donut shops everywhere. In downtown Charlottetown, within a one block radius, you can find 6
Located on Kent Street west of University Avenue, it is close to the pedway heading into the Confederation Court Mall. Coffee and Donuts are their specialty but they also have soup and sandwiches and offer a variety of breakfast choices.
Also a donut shop, they are located on University Avenue North of Kent. They also have breakfast offerings, soup and sandwich.
The most recent arrival in Charlottetown, known for espresso, on the corner of Kent and University.
If you like your espresso straight up, my opinion is that Timothys has the best. You can really taste the coffee flavour when you don’t have all the extra ingredients. They are just a bit further South on University towards Province House.
A close second for good straight up espresso is Beans, just another couple of doors down.
Located in the food court at the Confederation Court Mall, this is a good place to get coffee during the shopping experience.
Unfortunately, the best espresso in town is no more. A year or so ago, “Just us Girls” closed their doors.
Rest assured you can fuel your coffee requirements on your visit to PEI. If you have tried ICED COFFEE, you are in for a treat at Robins and Tims: try an Iced Cappuccino. Smoother and sweeter, they are cooled with crushed ice so they feel like a coffee flavoured slushie.
Have a Cuppa Joe