New Year’s Day is a national holiday and several food and drink venues are either closed or operate on reduced hours. But several coffee shops, including some of the bigger chains remain open. Here we look at the venues where you can get your first coffee of the new year.
Most branches of the popular coffee franchise is New Year’s Day but hours will vary according to location. It is best to check with the venue directly to confirm New Year’s Day hours. Regular store hours range from around 5:30 or 6 a.m. (local time) to 8 or 9 p.m. (local time). Find your nearest venue at the Starbucks website.
The famous donut chain also serves coffee on New Year’s Day but stores are operating on reduced hours. Check with your local venue directly to confirm the opening and closing times. Typically, Dunkin Donut chains are open from around 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. (local time) during the week, while some are open 24 hours a day. Weekend hours are usually from around 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. (local time).
The fame coffeehouse is serving coffee on New Year’s Day but the operating hours are reduced and will vary according to the location. Typical hours on normal days are from about 5:30 a.m. to around 9 p.m. (local time). See the Caribou Coffee website for store locations.
Au Bon Pain
Most venues of the bakery and cafe chain are open on New Year’s Day but the hours will vary depending on the branch. Some venues are open 24 hours a day on regular days, while weekends tend to operate on reduced hours. Check the company’s website for details.
Peet’s Coffee and Tea
A selection of the coffee company’s branches are closed, while others will be open on reduced hours. Typically stores are open from around 5:30 or 6 a.m. (local time) to 8 or 9 p.m. (local time). See your nearest venue here.
The bakery cafe franchise is open on New Year’s Day but hours may vary according to venue. Normal hours range from around 5:30-6 a.m. (local time) to about 8-10 p.m. (local time). See the Panera website to find your local branch.
The Canadian fast food chain specializing in coffee and donuts is open on New Year’s Day but hours may vary according to the branch. The typical hours of operation vary across the country, from around 5-7 a.m. (local time) to 7-11 p.m. (local time), while some are open 24 hours seven days a week. Check your local venue for details.