I like surprises. Or rather, I like expecting one thing, and then experiencing something better in return. One pleasant surprise I discovered about a year ago, was the Flowerboy Project in Venice, Calif.: a cute little spot (CLS) that is as much about coffee as it is about flowers and quirky gifts - for you or someone special.
Located within a stretch of Lincoln Blvd., and close to other local favorites including Love Yoga and Wurstküche, Flowerboy Project looks unassuming from the street, until you notice the dried flowers handing inside near the window, and the fresh ones standing tall in their pots outside.
Walk in, and you’ll find the coffee station to your left. Rainbow magnets serve as the menu board, highlighting the standards (drip, espresso, tea, cold brew, etc.) w