Today’s Anchorage Daily News proudly announced that the Alaskan town has more coffee shops per person than any other city in the U.S.: | front : Anchorage is Coffeetown, USA. Is it the cold? Is it the correlation of coffee consumption with more northerly latitudes? Whatever it is, Anchorage’s drive-thru culture ensures you don’t have to leave the seat of your truck to get your double-tall, four-pump vanilla caramel macchiato.