Since 1989, Highland Coffees, located at the historic North Gates of LSU, has been a popular destination for faculty, staff, and students from the university, as well as customers from across Baton Rouge. The finest green coffees from around the world are imported and roasted right in the shop. The shop also features over twenty-five excellent loose teas. Local specialty bakers provide delicious pastries. Seating is abundant and includes a spacious courtyard.