3 top spots for coffee in Newark

Black Swan Espresso | Photo: Caroline V./Yelp

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Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top coffee outlets in Newark, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're on the hunt.

Consumers in the Newark area tend to spend more in the winter at food and beverage shops than any other season of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of marketing software and local advertising ideas for small businesses. The average amount spent per customer transaction at Newark-area food and beverage shops grew to $17 for the metro area in the winter of last year, 3% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Teixeira's Bakery

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First on the list is Teixeira's Bakery. Located at 184 Ferry St., this location of the Portuguese bakery and cafe is the highest-rated coffee spot in Newark, boasting 4.5 stars out of 217 reviews on Yelp.

2. Black Swan Espresso

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Next up is Black Swan Espresso, situated at 93 Halsey St. With 4.5 stars out of 114 reviews on Yelp, it has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea

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Then there's Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea, an outpost of the Michigan-based chain, with four stars out of 12 Yelp reviews. Head over to the Hahne Building at 52 Halsey St. to see for yourself.

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