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Coffee Matters

1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
+1 709-753-6980
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (22 reviews)
“panini” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here are fantastic. I have Celiac Disease and they always take great care in preparing my meals properly. This is one of the only places I trust with this. I've never had an issue. The staff always greats me with a smile, and...More

Thank dramado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like being toasty warm you will love this place because the heat is CRANKED up. Great Cafe Mocha.

Thank LindaLou1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met up with friends for coffee/tea. Nice and cozy for a chit chat get together. Walk up service, reasonably priced with a great selection of sweets to go with your tea. They also serve soup / sandwich.

Thank brendahank
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I haven't been here for breakfast in several months but I often come for lunch or coffee. This morning my husband and I came for breakfast. I ordered a breakfast bowl which had julienned fried potatoes some Southwest style vegetables and fried egg. Instead of...More

Thank Christina B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Coffee Matters a few times when we didn't want a large meal. We had breakfast twice and a dinner. The food we had was carefully prepared and was exactly what we ordered. The pasteries are excellent. Great coffee! A very comfortable and...More

Thank zzcous
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staying nearby so we went to the place a couple of times. Once at breakfast had a good bagel breakfast sandwich. Be careful because their signs do not show the breakfast items. It is only on a plastic menu at the cashier. Coffee’s are bit...More

Thank altun13
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Had coffee and lunch here a couple of times on our recent visit to St. John's. It's a hit and miss depending on what you get... the cappucino's and chocolate chip cookies are outstanding. However, we had 3 different kinds of sandwiches and I could...More

Thank adrijanak
Reviewed May 20, 2018

We were looking for a light supper and found this gem just by chance. It was a short walk from our hotel and it just looked so inviting from the outside that we decided to try it. We ordered 2 different sandwiches at the counter...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I spent a month working at the City Hostel, around the corner from this place, and most of my mornings would begin with a coffee from here. The servers were never exactly the friendliest people in the world but the coffee was superb. Occasionally I...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a nice lunch and coffee with friends. Everyone was completely satisfied with their meals. We each got something different. I purchased the veggie sandwich (can’t remember the full name but it’s under gourmet sandwiches on the menu). Got a delicious iced chai...More

Thank Sarah H
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Yes there is free wifi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-753-6980
  • E-mail
We are an Italian-inspired coffee house, offering our own line of high-end desserts, fresh home-made soups, and fresh non-deli sandwiches. We serve fair trade and organic coffee from freshly roasted beans, right here in Newfoundland. We source the highest quality beans. We offer 4 blends of coffee at all times. The quality of our product and presentation are crucial to the experience of each customer. We offer a breakfast menu and we serve only Fair-Trade certified organic coffee.We accept Visa, MasterCard and Debit.We are open 7 days a week: Monday to friday 7 am - 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday 8 am - 10
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