The Island Bean Company is a local coffee company in Pittsburgh, PA.

Dorie and Paul Schwendeman are are the owners of the Island Bean Company. They started this business in 2006 on the lot of an old gas station on the side of a busy highway.

Island Bean Company offers fresh roasted coffee, espresso, chai tea lattes, teas, fruit smoothies, Italian Sodas, and many other delicious options. They get their coffee beans from all over the world. Too see their menu, click here.

Dorie and Paul chose the name of their shop because they love tropical islands. Even the Island Bean Coffee Company building has a tropical theme! It took two years of planning and researching before Dorie and Paul finally opened up the drive-thru coffee shop on McKnight Rd.

Anyone can buy bags of coffee beans from the Island Bean Company. You can buy these bags of coffee beans online from the company's website. The bags of coffee look like this:

In the first 5 years it was open, Island Bean Coffee had served almost 485,000 cups of coffee! It also won the "Best Drive-Thru Java" award in the local magazine within eight months of opening."

There are employees of Island Bean Coffee Company who serve coffee to customers. They are called "baristas." Island Bean Company is a great place to work.

The Island Bean Coffee Company has been a small business for 10 years.