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18 Los Angeles Coffee Shops With Free Wi-Fi, 2019 Edition

A laptop warrior's guide on where to log on effortlessly

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There are a multitude of excellent coffee shops and espresso bars in Los Angeles where one can hang out for hours on end with a fully charged laptop. The spots on this list are perfect for anyone looking to hideout and answer some emails, hit the books, or browse the internet. Here now are 18 great places to pull up a seat, drink an espresso, and savor some precious Wi-Fi.

Removed: Rise N Grind, Mega Bodega, New School of Cooking, The Assembly, Good Boy Bob, Semi-Tropic

Added: Basecamp Burbank, Fika Fika, Ground Up Coffee, Groundwork Coffee, Swork Coffee, Sip & Sonder

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Groundwork Coffee Co.

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671 Rose Ave
Venice, CA 90291
(310) 664-8830
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Located in a turn-of-the-century brick building, the Venice outlet of Groundwork Coffee Co. is rightly irresistible. The food is simple but effective, while the drinks are dependably good.

2. Steeple House Coffee

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13248 Roscoe Blvd
Sun Valley, CA 91352
(818) 909-5727
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Steeple Coffee's unique digs are certainly part of its charm. The Sun Valley hit operates out of Grace Community Church, keeping daily hours of 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. except Sundays when things slow down for service.

3. Coffee Commissary

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3417 Motor Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034

This Palms coffee shop is a Westside gem with a solid espresso menu and plenty of indoor and outdoor seating to sit around for hours with a laptop. Just a warning, the music’s going to be playing loudly.

4. Andante

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7623 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 525-0355
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The original Andante on Beverly Boulevard remains a powerhouse for laptop users and anyone needing a quick recharge after a walk-around The Grove. The corner location has ample places to plug in, big tables for elbowing in next to strangers, and strong brew.

5. Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen

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4427 W Slauson Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90043
(323) 815-9833
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There are cozy nooks all over Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen, so settle in for solid Wi-Fi, lavender lattes, flat whites, and clever breakfast and lunch offerings.

6. Sip & Sonder

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108 S Market St
Inglewood, CA 90301

This cafe brings quality coffee and a much-needed gathering space to the neighborhood. The 2,000 square foot cafe is perfect for those in need of caffeine, easy fare, and a quiet place to work.

7. Basecamp and High Horse Dinette

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1221 W Riverside Dr
Burbank, CA 91506
(747) 477-1135
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Settle into this sunny spot for light bites, caffeinated beverages, and plenty of Wi-Fi. Everyone feels like a regular when the customer services is this good.

8. Document Coffee Bar

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3850 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90010
(310) 465-8135
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Koreatown is full of Wi-Fi-powered coffee bars, including Document just off Wilshire. Expect long communal tables, great coffee, and a funky atmosphere complete with plastic buckets doubling as light fixtures.

9. Ignatius Cafe

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1451 W Dana St
Los Angeles, CA 90007

South L.A. shop Ignatius Coffee takes over a section of a beautiful Korean Catholic Church in the Adams-Normandie neighborhood. With long hours (9 a.m. to 9 p.m. most days), outside seating, and strong Wi-Fi, this is a sleeper hit for USC students and anyone living in the area.

10. Green Door Powered by Intelligentsia

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714 E Carson St
Carson, CA 90745
(424) 570-0095
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Green Door has become a staple for the South Bay thanks in no small part to training and product from the Intelligentsia people. The massive space dons an industrial look and is an ideal place for gatherings of students and the work-from-home crowd.

11. Cognoscenti Coffee

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1118 San Julian St
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 328-7575
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Cognoscenti has shops all over the city, but none is as work-friendly as their location in the Fashion District. With big tables, tall windows, and dependable Wi-Fi, this is the spot for Downtowners to sneak off to during the day, far from the crowds further north.

12. Highlight Coffee

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701 E Broadway
Glendale, CA 91205
(818) 484-8414
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Glendale's best coffee shop is Highlight, a sunny corner operation that pulls in locals during the morning commute and hip kids with Apple products all day long. Be sure to show up early to guarantee a work space.

13. Patria Coffee

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108 Alameda St
Compton, CA 90221
(310) 243-6746
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Patria Coffee is perfect for Compton. The community-focused shop not only does the usual assortment of drip and espresso drinks, they also roast their own beans and host special hous for nearby students to come and enjoy the fast Wi-Fi.

14. Swork Coffee

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2160 Colorado Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90041
(323) 258-5600
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Head to Swork for decent coffee and a pleasant place to work in Eagle Rock. Down an espresso for a bit of caffeinated relief while working through groggy afternoons.

15. Constellation Coffee

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468 Foothill Blvd Suite B
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Sleepy La Canada has a hit on its hands with Constellation Coffee. The inviting strip mall shop not only features a collection of coffees, teas, and pastries worth seeking out, it's also a great destination for anyone looking to escape the bustle of the city and get some work done.

16. Ground Up Coffee

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873 N Garfield Ave
Montebello, CA 90640

With plenty of cozy seating and quality coffee on draft, it’s easy to spend the day cranking out whatever needs to be done at Ground Up Coffee.

17. Rosebud Coffee

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2302 E Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91107
(626) 817-3461
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Pasadena’s Rosebud Coffee is a great place to work as a group. With big tables, blazing Wi-Fi, and lots of sunlight, it’s almost impossible not to get some important projects completed. It helps, too, that the shop has a do-good element that helps raise money for homeless youth in Los Angeles.

18. Fika Fika

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1127 W Huntington Dr
Arcadia, CA 91007
(626) 538-4414

With well spaced-out tables, mellow tunes, and interesting drinks, Fika Fika is the kind of place where locals go to escape it all. As a bonus. there’s also popcorn chicken and panini sandwiches in case one gets hungry.

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1. Groundwork Coffee Co.

671 Rose Ave, Venice, CA 90291

Located in a turn-of-the-century brick building, the Venice outlet of Groundwork Coffee Co. is rightly irresistible. The food is simple but effective, while the drinks are dependably good.

671 Rose Ave
Venice, CA 90291

2. Steeple House Coffee

13248 Roscoe Blvd, Sun Valley, CA 91352

Steeple Coffee's unique digs are certainly part of its charm. The Sun Valley hit operates out of Grace Community Church, keeping daily hours of 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. except Sundays when things slow down for service.

13248 Roscoe Blvd
Sun Valley, CA 91352

3. Coffee Commissary

3417 Motor Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034

This Palms coffee shop is a Westside gem with a solid espresso menu and plenty of indoor and outdoor seating to sit around for hours with a laptop. Just a warning, the music’s going to be playing loudly.

3417 Motor Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034

4. Andante

7623 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

The original Andante on Beverly Boulevard remains a powerhouse for laptop users and anyone needing a quick recharge after a walk-around The Grove. The corner location has ample places to plug in, big tables for elbowing in next to strangers, and strong brew.

7623 Beverly Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036

5. Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen

4427 W Slauson Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90043

There are cozy nooks all over Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen, so settle in for solid Wi-Fi, lavender lattes, flat whites, and clever breakfast and lunch offerings.

4427 W Slauson Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90043

6. Sip & Sonder

108 S Market St, Inglewood, CA 90301

This cafe brings quality coffee and a much-needed gathering space to the neighborhood. The 2,000 square foot cafe is perfect for those in need of caffeine, easy fare, and a quiet place to work.

108 S Market St
Inglewood, CA 90301

7. Basecamp and High Horse Dinette

1221 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, CA 91506

Settle into this sunny spot for light bites, caffeinated beverages, and plenty of Wi-Fi. Everyone feels like a regular when the customer services is this good.

1221 W Riverside Dr
Burbank, CA 91506

8. Document Coffee Bar

3850 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90010

Koreatown is full of Wi-Fi-powered coffee bars, including Document just off Wilshire. Expect long communal tables, great coffee, and a funky atmosphere complete with plastic buckets doubling as light fixtures.

3850 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90010

9. Ignatius Cafe

1451 W Dana St, Los Angeles, CA 90007

South L.A. shop Ignatius Coffee takes over a section of a beautiful Korean Catholic Church in the Adams-Normandie neighborhood. With long hours (9 a.m. to 9 p.m. most days), outside seating, and strong Wi-Fi, this is a sleeper hit for USC students and anyone living in the area.

1451 W Dana St
Los Angeles, CA 90007

10. Green Door Powered by Intelligentsia

714 E Carson St, Carson, CA 90745

Green Door has become a staple for the South Bay thanks in no small part to training and product from the Intelligentsia people. The massive space dons an industrial look and is an ideal place for gatherings of students and the work-from-home crowd.

714 E Carson St
Carson, CA 90745

11. Cognoscenti Coffee

1118 San Julian St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Cognoscenti has shops all over the city, but none is as work-friendly as their location in the Fashion District. With big tables, tall windows, and dependable Wi-Fi, this is the spot for Downtowners to sneak off to during the day, far from the crowds further north.

1118 San Julian St
Los Angeles, CA 90015

12. Highlight Coffee

701 E Broadway, Glendale, CA 91205

Glendale's best coffee shop is Highlight, a sunny corner operation that pulls in locals during the morning commute and hip kids with Apple products all day long. Be sure to show up early to guarantee a work space.

701 E Broadway
Glendale, CA 91205

13. Patria Coffee

108 Alameda St, Compton, CA 90221

Patria Coffee is perfect for Compton. The community-focused shop not only does the usual assortment of drip and espresso drinks, they also roast their own beans and host special hous for nearby students to come and enjoy the fast Wi-Fi.

108 Alameda St
Compton, CA 90221

14. Swork Coffee

2160 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041

Head to Swork for decent coffee and a pleasant place to work in Eagle Rock. Down an espresso for a bit of caffeinated relief while working through groggy afternoons.

2160 Colorado Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90041

15. Constellation Coffee

468 Foothill Blvd Suite B, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Sleepy La Canada has a hit on its hands with Constellation Coffee. The inviting strip mall shop not only features a collection of coffees, teas, and pastries worth seeking out, it's also a great destination for anyone looking to escape the bustle of the city and get some work done.

468 Foothill Blvd Suite B
La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

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16. Ground Up Coffee

873 N Garfield Ave, Montebello, CA 90640

With plenty of cozy seating and quality coffee on draft, it’s easy to spend the day cranking out whatever needs to be done at Ground Up Coffee.

873 N Garfield Ave
Montebello, CA 90640

17. Rosebud Coffee

2302 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107

Pasadena’s Rosebud Coffee is a great place to work as a group. With big tables, blazing Wi-Fi, and lots of sunlight, it’s almost impossible not to get some important projects completed. It helps, too, that the shop has a do-good element that helps raise money for homeless youth in Los Angeles.

2302 E Colorado Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91107

18. Fika Fika

1127 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, CA 91007

With well spaced-out tables, mellow tunes, and interesting drinks, Fika Fika is the kind of place where locals go to escape it all. As a bonus. there’s also popcorn chicken and panini sandwiches in case one gets hungry.

1127 W Huntington Dr
Arcadia, CA 91007

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