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801 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017
+1 213-622-9748
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06:00 - 15:30
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Sun 06:00 - 15:30
Mon - Fri 05:00 - 19:30
Sat 06:00 - 18:00
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Poole, United Kingdom
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478 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Emerged from the Metro in need of a coffee and this was the first place I saw. I entered reluctantly as previous experience of CB&TL is they are very slow. However expectations exceeded, served in a flash and although it's an extremely small unit with very few seats, I actually found somewhere to sit. Quick access free wifi a bonus

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Thank Bro44
Los Angeles, California
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are just starting your day or are waiting for a business other than a restaurant to open, come in here! Your won't regret it. Drinks and snacks great!

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Thank Will W
Southampton, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

On my walk to the Convention Center, I stopped in and they had my favorite coffee: Organic Sumatra. Friendly service too!

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Thank plm7577
Sao Paulo, SP
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Drinks affordable and staff ia Very patience explaining beverage content. Specially for me (coming from Brazil) was extremely helpful.

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Thank Fernando L
New Zealand
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103 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

nice little place to stop for a quick cup of tea, although its made in a large paper cup! we didn't try the food as later in the day when we visited. Staff very friendly and free wifi!! yay

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Thank NZBunny
Seattle
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015

I like the earl grey tea they have. Bought an entire can of it which earned me a free drink. Got a large iced tea.

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Thank Vicki S
Durban, South Africa
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

Coffee is coffee or so they say but this place will serve you just about any kind of tea or coffee. One thing I can say is that they make REALLY good coffee. I loved it here!

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Thank delaine c
Santa Clarita, California
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

Okay location, got coffee while waiting for bus to arrive, the store is nice and fairly clean, service is personable, friendly. The only drawback, which is not their fault, is that it is in a downtown area and sometimes there are strange people milling about outside the store.

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Thank Cold_Winter_Traveler
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

Just like the title says, I find coffee bean to have poor quality coffee, in fact I find better coffee at the ghetto little Famima market right across the street. The coffee is overpriced as well. I will say that the food looks delicious and the store is very cute and clean, but I don't pay for cuteness when I... More 

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Thank Ashley C
Brisbane, Australia
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65 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2013

Coffee is not too bad. Ask for one in a mug and take a seat in the shop to enjoy. Free WiFi also. Staff are pleasant and the series is good.

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Thank ScottRo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:30
Monday
05:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
05:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
05:00 - 19:30
Thursday
05:00 - 19:30
Friday
05:00 - 19:30
Saturday
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-622-9748

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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