What the Locals Like - Find Refreshing Drinks in Evansville

Whether you’re looking for a brew for Monday mornings and one for Friday nights, it’s all on tap here. Coffee houses, breweries, and juiceries have honed their craft creating lattes, lagers, and limeades that will keep you coming back. Use this guide to find the top refreshing places on your next visit to Evansville. 


Honey + Moon Coffee Co.

Warm your hands around a mug in this cozy coffee shop. Honey + Moon invites you to sit and sip a while, try bubble waffles, and make new friends.

“We're really proud to have created unique spaces for the community to come together. Whether you stop in every morning for coffee or just spend an afternoon hanging out, we love to see people delighted by their experiences here.” - Zac Parsons, Owner

White Swan Coffee Lab

The perfect place to find yourself on Franklin Street. The retro atmosphere will take you back to simpler times, but the coffee is anything but that. At White Swan, you’ll find bold flavors or untraditional ingredients living in harmony with the classics.

River City Coffee + Goods

River City Coffee + Goods is a Main Street staple. It’s walking distance from many of our major meeting venues and the perfect spot for a Saturday morning pick-me-up before taking in all that Downtown Evansville has to offer.

Penny Lane Coffeehouse

With a menu as eclectic as the coffeehouse itself, Penny Lane is an experience unlike any other. You can view work by local artists, hear live music, and enjoy the beauty of Evansville on the outdoor patio just a stroll away from Haynie's Corner.

Proper Coffee

Big city vibe with small-town friendliness - that is Proper Coffee, personally curated and roasted right here in Evansville. Find their specialty brews in shops across the country or at shops like Parlor Doughnuts. An Evansville gem hidden so well, you may not even know you're drinking it!

Juice + Smoothies

Sunshine Juice Co.

If caffeine isn’t your thing, cold-pressed juice is the perfect pick-me-up. At Sunshine Juice Co., you’ll find organic juice and smoothies for vegans, omnivores, new juicers, seasoned juicers, kids, and everyone in between.

La Campirana

La Campirana is adored by locals for its authentic Mexican cuisine. The stand-alone juceria they don't brag about, but should, is their best-kept secret. Made-to-order smoothies, juices, fruit-infused water and other delights like fresas con cremas are all reasons to stop in and eat desert first.


Smoothies, Lotus, and Coffee, oh my! Blenderz is a one stop shop for on-the-go nutrition. Açaí bowls, fitness blends, organic oats, and fruit parfaits will make your day delicious. 

Mr. Bubble Tea

You will burst your Boba over all the fun authentic Asian beverages at Mr. Bubble Tea. Be delighted by what they can do with fruit jellies, tropical juice, milk tea and more.

Franklin Nutrition

See whats shakin' at Franklin Nutrition. Stop in for a Mega Tea, Shake, or Chiller. With a selection of flavors that will turn sweet shops green with envy, your tastebuds won't know it good for you!

Craft Beer

“When you come to Myriad, you’ll love the feeling of community and camaraderie - and it’s the same with other breweries in Evansville. Yes, we’re a brewery, but we’re also a place where you can hang out, be casual, and have a good time.” - Jason & Jamie Elliott, Owners

Myriad Brewing Co.

Myriad means endless opportunity, an accurate description for this brewery. New to downtown, they’ve introduced over 10 original brews to the Evansville beer scene. The outdoor seating and dog-friendly taproom are the perfect perks.

Damsel Brew Pub

Great food, better beer, and pinball - what more could you ask for in a family-friendly brewery? Damsel has up to 13 original craft beers at any given time and they’re always brainstorming their next batch.

Haynie's Corner Brewing Co.

If you’re not a local, you’ll definitely leave feeling like one. Play board games daily, trivia weekly, and try beer yoga when you’re feeling adventurous in Haynie's Corner Brewing Co.

Turoni’s Main Street Brewery

Turoni's Main Street Brewery is our oldest microbrewery in continuous opperation creating concoctions for the new craft converts or die hard hop heads alike.

Craft Cocktails

At Mo’s House, your favorite classic cocktails take a new twist. Don’t let the sophisticated vibe fool you, every weekend is a party in this corner bar.

Pangea Kitchen

As a global eatery, Pangea’s craft cocktails truly are a worldly sensation. With ingredients like Thai chillis, basil, and ginger, This is the place to find creative cocktails unlike any others.

Fidel’s Bourbon & Cigar Bar

Mules, moonshine, and margs - oh my! Walton’s makes memorable hand-crafted cocktails and seasonal sangrias. After dinner, head upstairs to Fidel’s for premium bourbon and classic prohibition-era craft cocktails.

Ready for another round? Be sure to see our complete list of places to grab a drink in Evansville.