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Cool Coffee Shop of the Week
East Pole Coffee Co.
When Did it Open?
The physical location opened in September of 2017. The business was first started in 2015
Who are the founders?
Jared Karr and Jules Tompkins, who first met in high school and were reconnected over a shared love for specialty coffee
Where is it Located?
At 255 Ottley Drive, Atlanta, GA in the newly renovated Armour Yards. The stadium seating in the main foyer provides a great place to study or meet with friends over a good cup of coffee
How many locations are there now?
What’s unique about this place?
You can subscribe to the many clubs such as the Scuba Club, Yacht Club, or Titanic Club and receive coffee at your doorstep every four, two, or every week, respectively
Why Should I Care?
Their team has a combined 20 years of experience with specialty coffee, including their Iglesias Antigua, the beans for which are grown through sustainable agriculture in the rich soil of the slope of the Volcano Agua in Antigua, Guatemala