5 of the best places to grab a coffee in the Portsmouth area for International Coffee Day

Seeking the best coffee in town? Try one of these Portsmouth cafes.

Southsea Coffee Company

Southsea Coffee Company take their coffee seriously. The Osborne Road organisation claim that coffee is not just a drink, but "a ritual". It's well worth taking part in said "ritual" and sampling some of the meticulously selected and delicious brews.

Visit: 63 Osborne Road, Southsea PO5 3LS - southseacoffee.co.uk

Home Coffee

Want an exceptional espresso, cappuccino or flat white? No problem.Fancy sampling something less typical like a mocha or espresso milkshake? That's also no problem at this welcoming coffee shop.Visit: 36 Albert Road, Southsea PO5 2SJ | 68 High Street,Cosham PO6 3AJ- facebook.com

Cafe Imbizo

Located in close proximity to the Fareham Community Church, this coffee shop is 100% owned by the place of worship. Every penny earned by the cafe is reinvested into the community and charity projects abroad. The coffee and food on offer is tasty and very reasonably priced.

Visit:  171 West Street, Fareham PO16 0EF - cafeimbizo.co.uk

Canvas Coffee

This social enterprise sources coffee from local suppliers and brings it to life at their Portsmouth and Southsea train station venue. The organisation offers volunteer work experience and barista skills courses to those in early recovery from alcoholism and drug addiction.

Visit: Commercial Road PO1 1EQ - canvascoffee.co.uk

Hunter Gatherer Coffee

The team at Hunter Gatherer aim to deliver "great coffee, great food and great times". The Albert Road venue consistently delivers delicious coffee and tasty vegetarian plates - and the great times typically follow suit.

Visit: 249 Albert Road, Southsea PO4 0JR - facebook.com