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Cottonwood Canyon Coffee

218 E 4th St, Waterloo, IA 50703-4702
+1 319-233-5018
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
9 May 2017
“Cinnamon rolls like Grandma's”
2 Feb 2017
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
218 E 4th St, Waterloo, IA 50703-4702
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Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Just had my first visit. Arrived as several baked things were out of the oven. Selected a cinnamon roll and Brazil medium roast. Both were excellent! Can't wait to visit again. Menu board shows lots of lunch options to explore.

Thank Baldy47
Reviewed February 2, 2017

The best cup of coffee I've ever had. Great atmosphere and menu selection. Will be going back again and again.

Thank RandSonthebeach
Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 3PM anticipating a great cup of tea and coffee. Drove off hwy 218 special to go here. They were closed. The hours listed on trip advisor say it's open until 5. Annoying.

Thank Svoxland
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Breath of fresh air - Great Coffee & Excellent Food. Friendly staff, incredible owner. Sit inside and enjoy the atmosphere, the paintings& art, reading material, or sit outside and enjoy the people watching, fresh air, traffic, etc....

Thank WorkingTravler
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Just a great place, friendly people, amazing food and THE best coffee. Should be your first stop while visiting Waterloo.

Thank Umaru B
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This place offers an exquisite coffee experience. The food is beyond expectations also. The owner makes his own creations for the menu and they are wonderful. Out of the ordinary menu items make this place a must try. You do need to have some time...More

Thank theisbarnett
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

The owner is a very friendly guy and is a lot of fun to visit with. The coffee is some of the best coffee I've ever consumed. Starbucks has a lot to learn from Cottonwood!

Thank mknwtr
Reviewed May 26, 2016

specialty sandwiches and wraps and great coffee selection, nice atmosphere, wifi , friendly staff, located downtown Waterloo, has some outside seating

Thank Joyce H
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

I love Cottonwood Canyon..I especially love the avacado bowl...Yummy! I aslo enjoy the breakfast..I like the combination of potatoes, meat and fruit. I wish he served breakfast everyday. In the summer time at the Farmers Market he serves a breakfast burito to die for.

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Once you eat here you'll never go to Starbucks or Perkins again! Coffee lovers will love this place. They grind their own beans and the cups are huge. The food is amazing. I had the kielbasa special for breakfast. I swear I heard angels sing....More

1  Thank JAMES O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 E 4th St, Waterloo, IA 50703-4702
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 319-233-5018
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