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Carmel Coffee House

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Ocean Avenue between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
+1 831-626-2095
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07:00 - 17:00
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Portland, Oregon
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116 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a real true coffee experience, they roast there own organic coffee here. Great baked items also. You won't be disappointed here if your a coffee aficionado. It's tucked away down a narrow walk way!

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Thank Dave R
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Pleasant service, quaint but better options. Didn't try the food, maybe that's their strong suit. We didn't leave feeling like we had anything special, so good in a pinch.

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Thank Michael L
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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919 reviews
486 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

There are several coffee houses in Carmel and this one is one of the better ones. It is casual, somewhat dark and located on the main boulevard. There are tables inside. Service is very casual and helpful

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Thank Gabriel H
Da Lat, Vietnam
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in early for a coffee maybe I ordered the wrong thing but a cappacino double shot was terrible worst coffee yet in America. Comes in quite a large cup (for a small) but half of it is froth I had to scoop it out in order to drink the coffee My husband just wanted a milkshake so I... More 

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Thank Toni E
California's Wine Coast Country, California
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small cafe with good coffee and pastries. The are a few tables outside, so you can enjoy. Order at the counter, pay and wait when ready

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Thank 16traveller20162016
Los Gatos, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to get a cup of coffee or a cup of tea. We stop in each day we stay in Carmel, sometimes two or three times

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Thank AnytimeTravelChick
Aptos
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

When we first walked in I got a sense that the people working there were not happy, maybe that should have been a warning. We ordered a double espresso and a medium Vanilla Latte. The espresso was okay but bitter. The Latte was so hot I burnt my mouth trying to drink it and the milk was burnt. I am... More 

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Thank Devon124
SW London
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95 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this and very glad I found it. Great coffee, great snacks and pastries and just quiet enough to be able to sit in the sun in the courtyard. Prices normal when compared to the inflated ones in other places in the town. Give them a try. Staff very friendly also.

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Thank R1der
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Had a breakfast burrito, and a cafe mocha. Staff is very friendly and prompt in delivering your items.

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Thank Rory I
Washington, DC
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187 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Found this wonderful little coffee shop while walking around after dinner and was excited to stop back in the morning. Hidden down one of the many courtyards in Carmel, the Carmel Coffee House has a large courtyard and a small seating area. I was pleasantly surprised to learn that the opening hour has a $1 coffee special. It was too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Avenue between San Carlos & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93923
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-626-2095

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?