This coffee shop, which now distributes coffee to grocery stores throughout the state, was founded in Austin in 1990 with its “world headquarters” now on trendy South Congress Avenue. Ruta Maya sources its beans from a collective in the Mexican state of Chiapas that grows its beans using ancient, organic methods. The company then roasts the beans on-site, resulting in the rich aroma that lingers over the shop. Besides coffee, Ruta Maya also serves beer and even offers free yoga, tai chi, and salsa classes.
Visit on Tuesday night to experience the longest running open mic night in Texas.
AmenitiesOpen / Closes
- Accessible by Public Transportation
- Food Served
- Handicapped Accessible
- Live Music
- Parking Available
Other: Coffee Bar