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Joe Bean Coffee Roasters

1344 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-1656
+1 585-319-5279
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
27 Aug 2018
“Great atmosphere and delicious food”
5 May 2018
“Excellent vegan options”
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Cafe, American
$$ - $$$
1344 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-1656
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I recently enjoyed a date night out at Joe Beans and caught them on a night where they had a guest chef serving a limited but delicious menu of tacos- specifically carne assado tacos and vegan mushroom tacos. We had an order of each- as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Larissaluvstravel
Reviewed May 5, 2018

I love the grain bowls at Joe Bean's. They're absolutely delicious and really large portions, reasonably priced. The atmosphere is a little stark for my taste, but the food and coffee more than make up for it.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CathleenKenyon
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

If you really love your coffee rich, full, tasty, and fresh....try Joe Bean Coffee Roasters! When your coffee is brewed as you wait, waiting isn't such a bad thing. They have a comfortable little restaurant that offers tables and counter seating, and a surprising little...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank John B
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

Excellent - nice atmosphere, good coffee, walking distance from home. Can also park on the street or behind the building.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank ClaesRoc
Reviewed February 1, 2017

I tried a latte the other day. I usually like a flavored cappuccino, but they didn't do flavors. My latter was made with some maple syrup flavor, and that was all that they were able to provide. The staff is very pleasant and thorough in...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank BW1122214
Reviewed September 5, 2016

You can get great coffee in quite a few places these days. This place is no exception, but what sets it apart is the fact that the people making your coffee really know their stuff. And, they're incredibly nice about it. They take the time...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Surfr5
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I love this place because they keep surprising me. It's not just a coffee shop. Last time I was there they had a "Beer Smash" on the menu. Basically they put fruit in the bottom of a French Press and then you choose what kind...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank arienrozelle
Reviewed August 5, 2016

I came here with a group of girls from our cafe to learn more about coffee and experience different coffee shops. The staff was super friendly and answered every single question we had in detail. This place was a high fave among all the girls....More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Ruth S
Reviewed July 21, 2016

The barista takes time as he prepares your coffee. It is definitely a ritual worth watching, but in order to appreciate it, you need to have a lot of time on your hands. If you are in a hurry and are looking for a quick...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank chopin1981
Reviewed May 8, 2016

This place served lukewarm garbage and had rude and pretentious staff. I consider myself relaxed and easy going about most things but the down your nose look I got from the people behind the counter when I asked a couple of reasonable questions (one was...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Ninja1922
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1344 University Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-1656
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-319-5279
Creative coffee culture. We are a craft bar featuring espresso, pour-overs, reserve beer, and wine. We are micro-roasters of high quality, single origin, sustainably sourced bean. Where the third wave meets a third place; we are an energetic hub centered on specialty beverage and community. Speciality coffee bar and coffee roasting facility, bar seating, raw industrial feel from the locations historic WWII era factory. Named Top 50 Coffee Shops in the Nation by The Daily Meal - 2015
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