In 2008, Alison and I took over Metro Espresso Bar. Doug Stott wanted to retire from the coffee business and approached us about taking over. Alison and I started dating at Metro when we were in college and has always been near to our hearts. Faculty, Staff, and students fill the space with the conversation of learning. It is a very youthful space that has a lot of energy when school is in session. We are right across the street from the West Campus of The University of Texas.