The Coffeehouse — Coffee celebration of the Millennium

A Coffeehouse Chronology — a partial documentation of the coffeehouses opening throughout the world for the last 500 years.

1511 Mecca
1530 Damascus
1532 Cairo
1554 Constantinople / Tahtakale / by Hakam and Shams
1645 Venice
1651 Livorno (Leghorn)
1652 London
1655 Oxford
1659 Marseilles
1663 Amsterdam
1663 The Hague
1664 Cambridge
1665 Yarmouth
1669 Bremen
1670 Boston
1672 Paris (a small bar where mostly Cognac was served)
1673 Edinburgh
1673 Glasgow
1675 Paris
1679 Hamburg
1685 Vienna
1686 Paris / Procope’s / by Francisco Procopio dei Coltelli
1689 London Coffee House / by Bejamin Harris
1694 Leipzig
1696 New York / King’s Arms / by John Hutchins
1700 Salzburg
1703 Philadelphia
1712 Stuttgart
1714 Prague
1718 Stockholm
1720 Venice / Alla Veneyia Triomfante, better known as Caffe Florian, was opened by Floriano Francesconi and it was the first coffee-house in Italy to admit women as guests
1721 Berlin
1737 New York / Merchants Coffee House / by Daniel Bloom

References:
-The World Encyclopedia of Coffee, Mary Banks, Christine McFadden, Catherine Atkinson
– Coffee, Gordon Wrigley
– web-books.com

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