By: Reily Brazier
MT News Reporter
It is officially midterm season here at MTSU, which means nerves are high and The Walker Library is packed. If you are looking for somewhere off-campus to do some last-minute studying, try these four local coffee shops that have strong drinks and even stronger Wi-Fi connection:
1. Brass Horn Coffee Roasters
Location: 410 W Lytle St, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Fairly new to the Murfreesboro area, Brass Horn serves ethically sourced coffee not too far down the road from campus! With many comfortable seating options and outlets galore, you are sure to get into the studying zone. On sunny days, feel free to sit outside and enjoy everything Murfreesboro Square has to offer.
Not a coffee drinker? Try one of their herbal teas or savor a delicious hot chocolate.
2. Just Love Coffee Café
Locations: 129 MTCS Rd, Murfreesboro, TN 37129; 1440 Medical Center Pkwy Suite A, Murfreesboro, TN 37129; 2863 Old Fort Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37128
With three locations across the Murfreesboro area, Just Love is a great study spot for students who don’t live close to campus. The cozy atmosphere is perfect for minimizing stress and getting work done. Plan on staying a while? They feature an all-day breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu sure to please even the pickiest of eaters.
PSA: Make sure to try the Cinnamon Roll Waffles if you have a sweet tooth!
Not a coffee drinker? Try one of their many tea options.
3. Red Bicycle
Locations: 1733 St Andrews Dr Suite K & L, Murfreesboro, TN 37128; 13 S. Public Square Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37130
Boasting a brand-new location close to campus, the Red Bicycle features unique lattes and gorgeous art to browse when you run out of creativity. With options like “Butterbeer”, “Almond Brother” and “Fleetwood Macaroon”, there’s a specific coffee for every personality! Studying by yourself? Choose a corner window booth to stretch out and eat a delightful crepe.
Not a coffee drinker? Try one of their fruit refreshers or milk-based drinks.
4. Coffee Fusion
Locations: 836 N Thompson Ln #1f, Murfreesboro, TN 37130
If you’re looking for a coffee shop off the beaten path, Coffee Fusion is the place to go! While you're there, try one of their authentic Vietnamese food options certain to get you through your studying blues.
Not a coffee drinker? Try one of their milk-based drinks.