We made Food & Wine’s list of ~100 Best Coffee Shops in America

We made Food & Wine’s list of ~100 Best Coffee Shops in America

Yesterday, we saw ourselves on Food & Wine’s new list of the best coffee shops in America. When we saw the other names on the list –– shops ranging from King State in Tampa to Heart in Portland –– we felt so honored for the recognition. We opened our doors...
We’re hosting US Coffee Champs Prelims: What to expect

We’re hosting US Coffee Champs Prelims: What to expect

The Specialty Coffee Association is bringing the preliminary round of the U.S. Coffee Championships – Barista and Brewers Cup to Atlanta, and we’re honored to be hosting Aug. 17-18. The preliminary round of the US Coffee Championships circuit is designed to be...
Saturday morning cuppings at East Pole Coffee Co. roastery

Saturday morning cuppings at East Pole Coffee Co. roastery

When we brew coffee, we are faced with an onslaught of variables to sort through, from what to brew it with to grind size to ratio. So how do you properly evaluate the quality of a coffee without yielding too much influence to a single variable? Like many specialty...
One year in our coffee bar and roastery! (Come party with us)

One year in our coffee bar and roastery! (Come party with us)

East Pole isn’t one year old. It’s four years old. But one year ago this week, we opened our coffee bar and roastery at 255 Ottley Drive, in Armour Yards. When we opened, we wondered if we’d be able to draw people from outside of our oft-forgotten...

Food & Wine Magazine names the top coffee shops in every state

Food & Wine Magazine just released a list of the best coffee shops in every state. We’re extremely honored to have been mentioned in the article as Georgia’s best, joining some amazing companies from other states like Prevail Union (Alabama), Onyx...

This is sometimes how we feel about Happy Camper waffles

Have you ever had Malbec and sharp cheddar? What a pairing.  What about a cappuccino and a waffle? We’ve been serving hungry customers Happy Camper’s wholesome waffles for the last few months, and it’s not uncommon for them to ask for seconds. Happy...