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Willoughby's Coffee & Tea

258 Church St, New Haven, CT 06510-1711
+1 203-777-7400
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
4 Jan 2017
“Continues to Shine in New Haven Coffee/Tea Scene!”
30 Dec 2016
“Cordial ambiance and thoughtful service”
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258 Church St, New Haven, CT 06510-1711
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Willoughby's has been around for many years in New Haven and beyond (in CT) and continues to compete and be one of my favourite coffee and tea shops! They have it all as a roaster and purveyor of great fair trade coffees: retail beans of...More

Thank heimei
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Daughter enjoys Willoughby's Burundi Blend so Kit and I stopped in to select some coffees as hospitality thankyous to our daughter for our visit in mid-december. Lily was friendly, knowledgeable and was efficient in bagging our beans. Sumatran French Roast and plain Sumatran along with...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We were passing through town and decided to stop for coffee. We spotted Willoughby's Coffee and Tea on the corner. It was frairly crowded with college students. We decided on regular coffee and both added cream and sugar. The place is clean and tide -...More

Thank Donald S
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

This coffee shop has been around for years way before Starbucks was ever heard of. They have a nice selection of coffees and teas and plenty of goodies to munch on. There's a few locations throughout the city in New Haven and they're all just...More

Thank elmcitytraveller
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Simply the best coffee in Connecticut. Iced French roast is as good as it gets in the summer time. Try the special and super special roast hot coffees in the winter. Prompt friendly service. Great locations. Far less annoying customers than Starbucks and much better...More

Thank Joseph8484
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Seattle has Starbucks, Boston has Dunkin Donuts, and New Haven has Willoughby's. There are two locations one on the corner of Church and Grove the other at Yale School of Architecture. The coffee is pretty good they a large selection of coffee roasts, teas, frappés,...More

Thank Josue C
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

They roast their own coffee and get deliveries every day. Every employee knows their coffee, and can help you when you get to the bean wall. I have been a occasional regular for 16 years, still the best coffee retailers around.

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Willoughby's is a great little coffee shop with two locations that I am aware of in New Haven. Their coffee is great and a variety of blends. Their pastries just add to the experience. Stop in and give it a try. You won't be disappointed!

Thank ctbeachbum131
Reviewed 21 June 2014

It is a small tiny place, but if you get here in time and get a spot, you'll have good coffee and a place to study

Thank gcardill
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Maybe it was the luck of the draw, but on my last visit I was served what will rank as the best latte I have had, anywhere. The quality of the accompanying food is first-rate as well.

Thank piano4420
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Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 258 Church St, New Haven, CT 06510-1711
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-777-7400
Founded in 1985 we are a local, multi award-winning, roaster retailer and the home of Serious Coffee.
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