Star Bucks

A coffee shop that's a celebrity hideout

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ere’s one for all the Us Weekly fans out there. Hidden behind the courthouse off the main strip in Edgartown is Espresso Love, a quaint little café, known for exotic coffee and famous clientele. With its free WiFi (for anyone who buys something, at least), it’s one of the few island hot spots where you can both see Jimmy Conway and blog about it. True stargazers will also enjoy the tree-shaded seating area that offers plenty of cover for those who plan to make a day of it. Here’s a hint: Watch for Frisbee-sized sunglasses and baseball hats. If they’re not on a woman suffering a massive hangover, they just might be disguising Meg Ryan. See if she gets the Presidential muffin. It’s good enough to bang the table over. Skidmore


Among celebrities with homes on, or who are frequent visitors to, the Vineyard: James Taylor, Paul McCartney, author David McCullough, Mary Steenburgen and Ted Danson, Meg Ryan, Jake Gyllenhaal, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Meg Ryan, Woody Harrelson, Dan Aykroyd, and Spike Lee, who flies a Brooklyn Dodgers flag above his estate in Oak Bluffs.