Whatever time of day it is, it’s always a good time for a cup of coffee.

So whether you’re in between lectures and looking for an hour to fill or just want somewhere to wind down after a long day of studying, we’ve got the ideal settings near your university.

1. 92 Degrees Coffee

Where? 24 Hardman Street, L1 9AX

Based in the Georgian quarter, this place serves up more than just your standard cup of joe. Not only do they take pride in perfecting every coffee they serve, but they also roast their own beans too. The shop is also exhibits the work of artists around the place so you have something fascinating to admire while enjoy your beverage.

2. Bold Street Coffee

People sitting in Bold Street Coffee in Liverpool

Where? 89 Bold Street, L14HF

With performances, exhibitions and a general really cool buzz about the place, there is plenty here to distract you from your essay woes. Their coffee is pretty good too.

3. Root Coffee

Coffee cup on table in Root Coffee shop in Liverpool

Where? 50-52 Hanover Street, L1 4AF

They make it their mission to bring in amazing tasting roasts from across the UK. They also like to do their bit for charity every now and again so if you want to make the world a bit better as well as giving yourself a boost, this is the place for you.

4. Lovelocks Coffee Shop

Cinnamon chai latte at Lovelocks Coffee Shop in Liverpool

Where? Unit 6, Old Haymarket, L1 6ER

The owner had dreamed of opening her own shop before taking the plunge. So not only buying a hot beverage, but you are helping to fund someone’s dream, which is always a really nice thought.

5. Guilty Pleasures

Crunchy and toffee hot chocolate from Guilty Pleasures coffee shop in Liverpool

Where? Lewis’s Building, 6 Renshaw Street, L1 2SB

This place is very fitting to its name. With plenty of lip smackingly tempting homemade cakes to choose from and plenty of hot beverages for you to wash it all down with.

6. Key Lime Coffee

Coffee from Key lime Coffee in Liverpool

Where? 178 Market Way, L1 1NG

In the city centre is where this quaint shop lies. With the aim to give you a relaxed atmosphere to watch the world go by, it’s an ideal spot to unwind.

7. Rubens

Where? 13/14 The Colonnades, Albert Dock, L3 4AF

Is there really a more picturesque place to grab a latte? We think not. They are passionate about their barista-made coffee and are scientific about making each cup, so you know all your coffee related needs are in good hands.