Slideshow: NY Coffee Guide: The Best Coffee in the East Village and Lower East Side

Cappuccino at Dora
Cappuccino at Dora
An East Broadway oasis for those seeking a graceful cup.

Dora 221 East Broadway, New York NY 10002 (map) 212-876-8065; www.doranyc.com

Cappuccino (and Olive Cookie) at Abraço
Cappuccino (and Olive Cookie) at Abraço
A perfect pairing of cappuccino, cookie, and people-watching.

Abraço 86 East 7th Street, New York NY 10003 (map) 212-388-9731; abraconyc.com

Espresso at Ost
Espresso at Ost
A calm European feel surrounds your coffee break at Ost.

Ost 441 East 12th Street, New York NY 10009 (map) 212-477-5600; ostcafenyc.com