Ha! Do you like coffee but are hesitant to step into a Starbucks? Then Delocator is for you (pop-up should be enabled).
Type in your zip code, and it will give you a list of non-corporate coffee shops that are near by, and some written reviews of these sites. Their raison d’etre?
CafÃ©s are vital social outposts that have historically provided subjective, social, local, and at times, irrational interaction, inspiration, and nourishment to artists, hipsters, musicians, activists, intellectuals, radicals, and others alike. Currently, independently owned cafÃ©s around the world are under aggressive attack; and their numbers have been sharply decreasing for many years. delocator.net is a means to preserve these local businesses.
It also lists local Starbucks, just in case there are no other independant cafe alternatives.