The Attic offers a full service espresso bar, an extensive tea shop, and an used book store as three integrated, quality shops in one. Meet your friends or lose yourself in over 3000 square feet of comfortable, inviting space. Surf or work as you connect to the web while enjoying a freshly made beverage and a sweet or savory snack. Come visit us. Your Cup is Waiting!

Current events:

Sweet Dirt Acres

Welcome back, Keith! Starting Saturday, November 2, Keith will be here with his many delicious wares from Sweet Dirt Acres every Saturday (excepting days of the winter market at the KI Center), from 8am- 11:30am!

Tea Season

Stop by the Attic and find a new favorite tea!

Every day through Christmas, we will be offering free samples of our many delicious teas and tisanes. From black to oolong to white, from fruity to floral to spicy, we’ve got a little bit of everything!

Keep your eyes peeled for our start date!

Winter Farmers’ Market

The Winter Farmers’ Market presented by Bellin Health returns to the KI Convention Center on Saturday, December 14!
Enjoy live music, free yoga, and numerous offerings from local vendors from 8am- noon each market Saturday! The Attic will be there all five weeks.
Future dates are January 11 & 25, and February 8 & 22.

Holiday Hours

Christmas Eve 7am – 2:30pm

Christmas Day CLOSED

New Year’s Eve 7am – 2:30pm

New Year’s Day CLOSED

Candy Cane Time!

Beat the winter chill with a candy cane mocha or hot chocolate!

Made with creamy milk, Ghirardelli chocolate, (espresso for the mocha!), and topped with homemade whipped cream and candy cane bits, this seasonal treat is sure to put a smile on your face!

Discounted Tea

We are discontinuing a few loose-leaf teas! Stock up on Golden Tip Pu-erh, Armando’s Original Coffee Leaf, Attic Mint Coffee Leaf, Huang Ya Yellow Tea, SnowBuds White Tea, and Yerba Mate before they leave our shelves for good! All packages of discontinued teas now 10% off.

Now Hiring


The Winter Farmers’ Market at the KI Convention Center will be here soon! We are looking for two assistants to join us for the five-market season.

The right applicant is an energetic, customer-focused individual, able to lift/carry/push 50lbs+; comfortable with handling money; comfortable with a fast-paced environment. Duties include light cleaning, learning Attic product, and interacting with customers. Dates of this year’s market are December 14, 2019, January 11 & 25, 2020, and February 8 & 22, 2020. Opportunity for in-store advancement.

Experience preferred but not necessary.


Our full service espresso bar offers hand-tamped espresso drinks, unique specialty drinks, steamers, smoothies, frappes, Italian sodas, and more! Each day we brew a dark roast, medium roast, and decaf fair trade/organic coffee, and one flavored coffee. Our coffees are roasted locally and restocked weekly to maximize quality and freshness.


Over 70 loose leaf teas are available for your choice of brewing. We will brew you a cup or perfect pot of tea using the correct quantity of tea, brewed for the correct time at the proper temperature. Many of our teas are fair trade/organic and single estate. Select cold brewed iced teas are available year round. We source our tea from eight different suppliers to insure the best in quality for every tea type.

Used Books

Over 6000 gently used books in like-new condition are displayed and for sale. Most books are hard cover with dust jackets. While you are enjoying one of our drinks, feel free to browse through our ever changing selection and find an affordable read to take home.