Sometimes you and a friend just want to sit down and grab a cup of coffee, but it can be hard to choose an "in" spot to do so. Of course you have your "to-go" coffee shops but sometimes you need a spot to sit down and catch up with an old friend without having them think that your idea of a chic cafe is Dunkin' Donuts. With all of the cafe options in the city, choosing just one can be overwhelming which is why we've narrowed your search down to five trendy spots to go for coffee.

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