Shop Small San Diego: Coffee

(Achilles Coffee Roasters)

Local gifts for the coffee lover on your list


Got a coffee lover on your list? Fuel their obsession with a gift from a local roaster or shop.


Dark Horse Coffee Roasters set

DHCR Coffee Dripper & Mug Set, $27.99 (on sale for $19.99 online)
(Courtesy photo)

This pastel set from Dark Horse Coffee Roasters has everything needed to brew the perfect pour-over from home.


James Coffee Co. owl mug

Gold Owl Holiday Mug from James Coffee Co., $16.95
(James Coffee Co.)

Curl up on the couch with a hot beverage in this shiny gold number featuring a festive spin on the brand’s signature owl logo.


Calaveras Camp Cup

Calaveras Camp Cup from Pannikin Coffee & Tea, $19.95
(Katherine Elaine Photography)

The 51-year-old Pannikin coffee roaster partnered with Carlsbad-based company Mizu to create an updated and edgy camp cup for the adventurous coffee drinker.


The WestBean growler

WestBean 32 oz Cold Brew Growler, $35
(Diana Sciacca)

For those who prefer their brew on the chillier side, make (or buy) a large batch and enjoy it all week long.


Communal Coffee San Diego Tumbler

“Hi From San Diego” Tumbler from Communal Coffee
(Jasmine Fitzwilliam)

San Diegans on the go will appreciate this travel bottle, covered in Odd Daughter Paper Co. illustrations of local landmarks like the North Park sign and the La Jolla seals.


Achilles Craft Coffee Subscription

Achilles Coffee Roasters Craft Coffee Subscription, prices vary
(Achilles Coffee Roasters)

Skip the line and get beans straight to your door every month. Choose from nine varieties, all named after San Diego neighborhoods — from Sunset Cliffs (Dark Roast) to Cortez Hill (Espresso).