The proprietors of the Good Coffee Company—located next to downtown’s Owl N’

The proprietors of the Good Coffee Company—located next to downtown’s Owl N’ Thistle, almost directly below the Starbucks on First and Marion—ought to put up a sandwich board that reads “The Good Coffee Company, right below the bad coffee company.” Owner Joseph Kittay and, more recently, his music-obsessed son, Carl, have been roasting beans in the neighborhood since 1971, and have a strong, loyal following. Want to be blown away by a freshly roasted, $10 pound of coffee? Wander in and shake them down. CHRIS KORNELIS 818 Post Ave., 622-5602


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