mon to fri: 8AM - 6PM sat to sun: 9AM - 4PM
Joe Pro Shop/HQ opened in 2012 to cater to the local thirst for coffee and also coffee knowledge. Here you can buy equipment from tampers to espresso machines, try a fully manually pulled "guest espresso", and browse among several revolving coffee roasters' offerings from around North America. Here is also where Joe University coffee classes happen.
Joe Director of Retail, Scout Rose grew up in Texas and went to Emory University in Atlanta, GA where he studied Philosophy. He moved to New York in 2004 and really enjoys being involved this coffee movement that recognizes quality in the cup, ethical human practices AND sustainability. His current coffee beverage of choice is a double espresso chased with Pellegrino. In his spare time, he is writing an Encyclopedia of American Menswear.
hailing from cleveland, ohio, jonathan began his career as a talent agent, but always noticed that many of the city’s cafes focused more on their décor than on the coffee they served. in 2002, he left that field to open a coffee shop that would be obsessively committed to producing a great cup of coffee. jonathan now lives in brooklyn heights with his 6 year old daughter, sally, and their cavalier king charles spaniel. he also regularly gives lectures and does radio and tv shows on coffee and espresso.
Ed grew up in MT, moved to Portland in 2002 and became accustomed to drinking great coffee at Stumptown. Ed became interested in the origins and stories of the the coffees that these cafes brewed and sold. Since moving to NYC in 2006, Ed has held positions including barista, trainer, coffee director, manager, retail consultant, tech, roaster, roaster trainer, production manager, and delivery driver. In 2012, Ed became a certified Q Grader. Outside of coffee, Ed plays bass guitar in his band, Erostratus.
Gabrielle helped her brother Jonathan open Joe in 2003, leaving a career in opera to pursue her coffee passion. Along the way, she started Team Joe running club, meeting every Saturday from the original Joe on Waverly. Gabrielle lives in brooklyn with her Australian husband and 2 year old daughter, Isadora.
aside from being the in-house equipment tech of Joe, shaun fills his twenty-four hour increments with illustration, photography, house plants, & freelance modeling. his preferred drink if black coffee, his preferred season is fall, his favorite movie is "the third man". catch him bumping around our shops before he becomes an expat in Japan someday.
Jane moved to New York from Arizona in 2009 for the sole purpose of being able to say she lives in New York... that, and college. While Jane still loves her stale diner coffee (but only in diners), she is enjoying and loving her new community at Joe. Jane enjoys reading, shoveling snow, the idea of biking around NYC, writing, and photography. She is a fake coffee connoisseur, but a real human being.