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This 24-hour neighborhood coffeehouse features art-strewn walls, gargoyles, a hodgepodge of antique furniture, sidewalk tables, and free WiFi—a welcoming setting for the hipsters who hang out, snacking or studying. A steady stream of quality coffee and espresso drinks keeps the crowd on its toes; there are also light bites and a bevy of tasty pastries, with a few vegan options as well. Live music—typically, seasoned singer-songwriters—is featured every night of the week, except for Tuesdays, when comedians take hold of the mic. A sister location in University Heights (4496 Park Blvd., 619/501-6638) offers the same basic setup sans the live entertainment.