Behind the beans

Here at Costa Coffee, we’re just as committed to our communities, the people we serve and the world we live in as we are about serving great coffee.

Our story

The Costa Coffee story started over 45 years ago with two brothers and just one dream. Since then, a lot has changed, but our values and commitment to serving great tasting coffee hasn't - it's in our DNA.

Costa Coffee flat white

Nutrition and wellbeing

Coffee is important to us, but so is the health and wellbeing of our customers. Whether it's checking ingredients for allergens or simply making your latte lighter, we've got your cravings covered.

Costa Coffee lunch selection

Our communities

We're proud to serve the communities we're a part of. Whether it's fundraising for the Costa Foundation or bringing our customers together through our Community Programme, we're giving back.

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Our planet

As a global coffee business, we know how important it is to look after the world we live in. From innovative recycling methods to how we source our beans, learn more about the steps we’re taking to protect our planet.

Coffee farmer collecting raw coffee beans

Our people

We're as passionate about our people as we are our coffee. From our prestigious ‘Barista of the Year’ award to championing people from all walks of life, we’re proud to support the people at the very heart of our business.

Costa Coffee barista

Costa Book Awards

Since their launch, the Costa Book Awards have celebrated and honoured some of the most outstanding books of the year. Discover this year’s winners here, plus details on the Short Story Award.

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