Monday, November 29, 2010
Shoreline's New Hope Seattle Church, at 19350 Firlands Way N, in the Hillwood Neighborhood, may be the only church in the area with a public coffee house.
The Blu Café is a volunteer-run, donation-based coffee shop on Firlands Way N, across Aurora from the new YMCA.
Blu Café is tucked away in the back of New Hope Seattle Church and Community Center, with parking right by the door.
It is open three days a week, Tuesday – Thursday, 9 am to 5 pm, and serves a full menu of hot and cold coffee and tea as well as assorted bagels and pastries.
The Café includes free wifi and plenty of tables and chairs for small business meetings or casual gatherings.
This community space is kid-friendly, with alcove of toddler toys. Check it out for a bright, warm place to get out of the house with kids in tow.
The Blu Café is a community project of New Hope Seattle Church, located at 19350 Firlands Way North. From Firlands Way North, look for the New Hope sign, turn east into the driveway and proceed to the back parking lot overlooking Aurora.