Whether you’re researching your latest role, memorizing lines, meeting a scene partner, writing that perfect part for yourself or just want some people watching, a good coffee shop is all you need. Here are some of my favorites:

Aroma (Studio City)

Cafe Tropical (Silverlake)

Groundwork (Hollywood, Venice, Santa Monica and Downtown locations)

Psychobabble (Los Feliz)

Stir Crazy (Hollywood)

The Talking Stick (Venice)

Urth Cafe (Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Downtown and West Hollywood locations)