Swim Cafe

Chicago, Illinois

Review by cafe tableaux: John Hughes died a that week. A cartoon of his boyish, bemulletted visage was flattened into the Chicago weekly stacked by the entrance.


Izzy’s Coffee Den

Izzy’s Coffee Den

Asheville, North Carolina

Review by cafe tableaux: Pritchard Park, Asheville, Saturnine, Troll


Eastern State Penitentiary

Mugshots Coffeehouse & Juicebar

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Review from cafe tableaux: It would be nice to meet up with Susie and Joan, post-workout, for a decaf white chocolate raspberry double cappuccino




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