We all need our java, morning, noon or night. Try out some of the South Tampa coffee connoisseurs' favorites in town.

Javahz Cafe & Espresso
4330 W. El Prado Blvd.
Indoor and outdoor seating for coffee, tea and pastries.

Buddy Brew
2020 W. Kennedy (and many other locations)
Coffee house and bean roasted on-site.
Locals say great atmosphere, friendly baristas and flavorful brew.

The Blind Tiger Cafe - SOHO Coffee Shop
934 S. Howard Ave.
Eclectic atmosphere; quaint and comfortable.
Great coffee, tea and espresso.

Jet City Espresso Hyde Park
318 S. Edison Ave.
Coffee, espresso, smoothies and pastries are served in the historic Hyde Park house.
A must-try.

Caffeine Roasters
2420 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Great atmosphere. The cold brew is yummy and their croissants taste incredible, says a local.