LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — An affordable cup of gourmet coffee will soon be coming to Watts.
Budding fast food chain LocoL has plans to bring $1 coffee when its first location opens in Watts later this month, according to the LAEater website.READ MORE: Encino Home Of ‘Real Housewives’ Star Dorit Kemsley Robbed
While most gourmet coffee chains offer their brews starting at around $2 a cup, LocoL co-founder Tony Konecny says the chain is working to develop and produce coffee beans in-house to cut costs.READ MORE: Flight From New York's JFK To John Wayne Airport Diverts To Denver After Flight Attendant Attacked By Passenger
“We tossed around a few scenarios, strategies, and potential partnerships, but in the end landed on doing the roasting operation in-house,” Konecny wrote in a post on Medium.
In addition to cheap java, LocoL is also aiming at offering “a killer breakfast menu” when it debuts on Jan. 18, according to Konecny.MORE NEWS: Human Remains Found In Yucca Valley ID’d As Missing New Jersey Woman Lauren Cho
And if you can’t stay awake until then, here’s a list of some of L.A.’s best coffee shops to keep you buzzing.