PJ's Coffee of New Orleans is a chain of different coffee retailers in the United States. It was originally founded as one single shop in New Orleans in the Carrollton neighborhood. It was founded in the year 1978 by a person named Phyllis Jordan, which brings on the name PJs. PJ's Coffee of New Orleans began to spread throughout New Orleans and was first franchised in Mandeville, Louisiana, in the year 1989. Now, there are hundreds of different PJ's Coffee of New Orleans located throughout the United States with plans for other locations currently in the works.