Cafe / Coffee Shop

Doughnut shops on the rise in Happy Valley

If you thought doughnuts could only be eaten for breakfast… think again.

With all of the new doughnut shops on the rise, you can eat a specialty doughnut at any time of the day. Here are a few of the most popular:

Peace, Love, and Little Donuts: They are finally here, in State College! Specializing in miniature doughnuts, Peace, Love, and Little Donuts is the latest talk of the town. State College has always been in need of a groovy and funkadelic doughnut and coffee shop. Mix and match the frosting and toppings and you'll never have a dull doughnut again.

Best places to grab a coffee in Happy Valley

Coffee used to be a morning-only drink. My, how times have changed.

People are drinking coffee day and night.

Need a pick me up? Well, you are in the right town.

State College has some hidden gems sure to satisfy your next caffeine fix. Whether you need to refuel for work or play, these craft brews are sure to please.  Visit Saint’s, Rothrock or the Cheese Shoppe to get through your next slump.

Downtown State College Is Your One-Stop Eatery

Many Happy Valley buffs would argue that the true Happy Valley experience comes from a stroll around downtown State College, where great food and great atmosphere can be found just about anywhere you look. By downtown, we mean the magical loop of College and Beaver Avenues. Here you’ll find eateries for any meal of the day, any occasion, and any palate. We’ll introduce you to just a few of the many classics.

The 5 Best Coffee and Tea Spots In State College

Say goodbye to the days of Dunkin' or Starbucks as your go-to supplier. Happy Valley has coffee and tea joints so good and so unique that you may never want to go anywhere else again.

With so many options, it's hard to decide on just one. So here are our favorites (in no particular order)...

 

Four Favorite Indulgences for the Happy Valley Foodie

Photo: © Dante's
Nitro Coffee and Cake, Liberty Craft House

I used to work out at the State College YMCA during the lunch hour, and the woman who ran on the treadmill beside me told me her motivation.

“I work out so much because,” her voice sank to a whisper, “I love to eat.”

Java Jolt

Where to Get Your Daily Cup of Joe

We all need coffee. And we need a great go-to spot to get it. While big box coffee shops like Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts can do in a pinch, Happy Valley has some unique local places to get your daily cup of joe. Here are a few of our favorites.

Webster's Bookstore Café

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