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Tandem Coffee Roasters

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122 Anderson St, Portland, ME 04101-2546
+1 207-899-0235
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07:00 - 15:00
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South Portland, Maine
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing coffee, and great customer service. The atmosphere is intimate and feels like a real neighborhood business.

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Thank ktfagan
Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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526 reviews
387 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We had been to the other location of Tandem on Congress Street, which was 10/10, and decided to try this location, which is basically used as a coffee roasting location, but does have a coffee bar and a small assortment of treats. We had a coffee latte, and a cafe mocha, which were both awesome. Unfortunately, we didn't care for... More 

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Thank 1lacrosse
Boston, Massachusetts
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73 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Small cafe attached to the roast facility. The coffee is excellent and the staff are exceptional. I was able to prevail upon them to sell some of their green beans for home roasting. Whoever is their bean buyer is great at the job. Their Kenya AA Chorongi is delicious stuff and well worth it. The location is very convenient for... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Try the Malt Iced coffee. Seriously awesome. It's a strong cold brew. Barista was friendly and it has a place to sit outside.

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Thank Joshua E
Sacramento, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Found this place due to it being #1 on Trip Advisor. We are in love! Latte was incredible!! Don't expect a Starbucks experience - you are going to get high-quality, freshly roasted coffee served by passionate baristas in a quaint brick building. They even play records...YES!!

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Thank sjmock
Middletown, Rhode Island
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

This is THE coffee shop to go to! Not only is the owner super friendly and informative, she is also the barista and can answer any questions you have about the brewing of the coffee or the roasting of the beans. They have a bunch of wild drinks too and serve a small cup of club soda to cleanse your... More 

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Thank ChaeRey
maine
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We are addicted to the malted iced coffee from the Anderson St. location. We have a business just down the street and nearly daily in the summer go grab malted iced coffee here, we prefer ours with almond milk. It is a nice use of a small old building and both owners are usually around hard at work. They also... More 

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Thank irish7lad
Washington
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I love freshly-roasted coffee, and this place does just that. So, maybe you'll go here to kinda check out the roastery, but then, you'll walk to the cafe area and of course, instead of just buying some beans roasted just a day or two ago, you will need to try their coffee/ espresso drinks, because, that's why you came here:... More 

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Thank constantcritic
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

They know coffee and do coffee really well here. It is a small location but the wait is worth it, because the quality is worth the wait. They have a handful of baked goods that come from their bakery downtown that are top notch & a very engaging staff. Definitely worth a stop by and real close to exit 7... More 

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Thank Matthew R
Manlius, New York, United States
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I drove to Tandem this morning with my dog, and was pleased to find dog-friendly outside seating. The coffee was very good and the slice of coconut tea cake was huge (we share it 3 ways), and delicious. The staff was very friendly, and there was even a place to tie the dog up while getting my order. Two coffees... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Anderson St, Portland, ME 04101-2546
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-899-0235

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