September brings many fall activities like apple picking and farm exploring, but also brings a favorite flavor back to the forefront. It’s the time of year for pumpkin spice, in everything from treats to coffee to chai drinks. Several local businesses offer the seasonal treat to celebrate autumn, which can be enjoyed while watching the leaves change and taking a walk in the crisp air. Check out our list of Montclair spots that offer pumpkin spice drinks.
Java Love | 244 Bellevue Avenue
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This Instagram-worthy cafe offers a wide range of flavors in organic coffee, as well as pastries and other treats. With two locations in Montclair and two in New York state, the small, family-owned chain offers a homey space to enjoy the fall classic, pumpkin spice beverages.
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Local Coffee | 107 Watchung Avenue
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This family-owned coffee shop is run by Montclair residents Robert and Adele, and their passion for coffee shines through in the shop. Robert’s history in the hospitality industry combined with Adele’s Italian heritage bring various flavors of coffee and pastries to the shop, including pumpkin spice offerings.
Red Eye Coffee | 94 Walnut Street
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Since 2012, Red Eye has been offering breakfast and lunch items alongside delicious coffee beverages. A wide array of flavors, including pumpkin spice, are available on the menu, and the cafe is open every day from 8AM to 3PM. Each beverage is available in 12 or 16-ounce servings.
Toast | 700 Bloomfield Avenue
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Breakfast, lunch, and brunch take shape in classic American dishes at this diner, which offers seasonal favorites like pumpkin spice lattes and warm cinnamon buns. The locally-owned business has grown into a small chain that serves up comfort foods and staples alike.
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Trend Coffee & Tea House | 411 Bloomfield Avenue
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Located in the oldest house in Montclair, built in 1860, this downtown coffee shop offers classic, passed-down recipes and a ton of events, including open mic night and live music. Sip on a pumpkin spice chai a la mode and enjoy a savory crepe or a homemade Italian dessert.