Does Your Local Bike Shop Serve Coffee and/or Beer?

The local bike shop can be a nice place to hang out, especially if there is coffee and/or beer involved.
File photo: Daniel Palma.

One thing that online bike shops will never deliver is a sense of local community. Some of the best bike shops offer not just a place to buy stuff or to get advice and repairs, but also a place to hang out. For many, the local bike shop is a third place between home and work.

How much time do you spend just hanging out at your bike shop? Tell us about your bike shop in the comments below!