2014

Zagat names Bird Rock Coffee Roaster as one of the Hottest Coffee Shops of 2014

2013

Bird Rock Coffee Roaster’s Kenya Lennette named in Coffee Review’s Top 30 Coffees of 2013

2013

 La Jolla Today awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2013

2013

 La Jolla Today awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Place to People Watch of 2013

2013

La Jolla Light awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2013

2013

First Pour-Over Coffee Bar in any major sporting stadium – Petco Park: Home of the San Diego Padres

2013

Wine Spectator features Bird Rock Coffee Roasters – Beans from Bolivia

2013

Included in NY Times 36 Hours in San Diego – New York Times Travel Section

2012

La Jolla Light Awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2012

2012

Imbibe Magazine names Bird Rock Coffee Roasters #26 on The 50 Most Notable Drinks of the Moment

2012

La Jolla Village News awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Place to People Watch of 2012

2012

La Jolla Village News awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2012

2012

Roaster of the Year Award, Roast Magazine

2011

Imbibe Magazine calls out Bird Rock Coffee Roasters’ Sumatra Lake Tawar as the Drink of the Week.

2011

La Jolla Light awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2011.

2011

La Jolla Village News awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2011.

2010

La Jolla Light awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters Best Coffee Shop of 2010.

2008

San Diego Magazine awards Bird Rock Coffee Roasters for Best Organic Coffee in 2008.

2008

During the summer of 2008, Bird Rock Coffee Roasters expanded their retail location to increase seating, add a newsstand, free wireless connection and a children’s play area. Offers free coffee ‘cupping’ experiences in the new cupping room.

2006

The retail shop on La Jolla Boulevard in Bird Rock was opened in the summer of 2006 directly across the street from a Starbucks.

2002

Bird Rock Coffee Roasters’ first of major milestones, opening for business as a strictly grass-roots company. Coffee was roasted in a sublet restaurant kitchen using small one-pound capacity air roasters. All Bird Rock Coffee Roasters coffee was sold at farmer’s markets and through home-delivery service.