The facility, which will occupy a former arts warehouse space on 582 Mateo Ave. in Los Angeles, will feature a cafe area with individual and group seating that is separated by a transparent partition from the roasting area.
“It was always my plan to have the roasting a show piece. Handsome is all about removing barriers between us and the customer,” said Handsome’s master roaster Owens in a release. “We want to invite them in … to see our process, our craft…. This is our Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory.”