How do people make use of coffee shops and what kind or roles do cafés and coffee shops play in the everyday lives of people?
People often go to cafés and coffee shops to get coffee and chat with friends However, they also provide a place to kill time or study.
Currently, there is no a coffee shop on the Wilson College campus. Despite this lack of caffeinated accommodations, there is a local coffee shop near Wilson: C & C Coffee Company.
It is about a five minute drive or 20 minute walk away. Many international students at Wilson often go to the coffee shop due to the exercise it provides and the sweet reward of coffee, tea, and sweets at the end.
The C & C Coffee Company provides many different types of drink options. A few choices are espresso, drip coffee, teas, cold drinks, frozen drinks, and cocoas. Espresso has many choices including Americano, Con Panna, Macchiato, Cappuccino, Latte, Mocha, Espresso, and Undertow. Among the other hot drinks, you can enjoy chai, London fog, hot chocolate, steamer and hot tea. Featured cold drinks include iced tea and lemonade. For frozen blended drinks there are different flavors of smoothies, freezes, blended chai, and frozen hot chocolate.
A lot of coffee shops sell sandwiches, bagels, cakes, and muffins. The C & C Coffee Company provides sandwiches and Paninis that can be enjoyed with drinks. There are 27 kinds of food on the lunch menu including salad, Paninis, sandwiches, and soups. There is a combo menu that allows two different menu options to be mixed and matched for a single meal, like soup and a Panini. However, it is available only for lunch hours that go from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
C & C Coffee also provides fresh baked goods. Jana’s Bakery is located inside and provides homemade and fresh pastries. They bake daily and there are a variety of muffins, scones, cookies, brownies, and cupcakes. Cakes and pies can be ordered for birthdays, graduations, or any special event.
The café is closed at 5 p.m. Monday through Sunday and they are always closed on Sunday. For more information about the café and what they serve plase go to www.candccoffee.com or their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/candccoffee.