Food & Drink

Coffee Shop

2016 Winner: Jaho Coffee and Tea

Photo Credit: Meghan Marin


You can’t rush a good cup of joe, and Jaho owner Anil Mezini has been slow-brewing his business for a decade. In 2005, the then-20-something opened his first gourmet coffee shop in Salem. A South End cafe came in 2011. Last summer, a sparkling flagship—Jaho Coffee Roaster & Wine Bar—debuted in a downtown high-rise. Specialty beans are now joined by beer flights, the prerequisite pastries by cheese and charcuterie boards. And his buzz just got bigger.

Jaho Coffee and Tea

665 Washington St., Boston • (857) 233-4094

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