For those looking for freshly roasted coffees from around the world, Oakland has much to offer. Here are a few local choices to get you started!

Highwire Coffee Roasters

  • 5655 College Ave., Oakland, CA 94618
  • (510) 653-0450
  • www.highwirecoffee.com
  • Highwire roasts in small batches twice a week, and offers both blends and single-origin coffees. Wholesale opportunities are available.


Red Bay Coffee

  • 45 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612
  • (510) 517-5582
  • www.redbaycoffee.com
  • Red Bay Coffee is based in the Fruitvale district of Oakland and uses a nano-roasting method, roasting about a pound per batch. They offer tools, resources and support for their wholesale customers.



  • 1552 Beach Street, Oakland, CA 94608
  • (510) 658-2799
  • www.roastco.com
  • In addition to single origin and blended coffees, small-batch specialty roaster RoastCo offers equipment (including maintenance and repair), services, training and more. They also give customers the option of a weekly coffee subscription program.


Royal Coffee

  • 3306 Powell Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
  • (800) 843-0482
  • www.royalcoffee.com
  • Royal Coffee has been in operation 1978 and they source beans from many locations around the world. Their offerings include fair trade and organic coffees, and they’re willing to work with businesses of any size.