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Counter Culture Coffee

4911 S Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713-4424
+1 919-361-5282
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12 Oct 2017
“Free Friday cuppings”
11 Jun 2016
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4911 S Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713-4424
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

This is a cool coffee roastery in Durham that offers free tastings every Friday morning. It's educational and fun. Definitely for coffee afficianados and people just looking for a unique experience. They also have occasional fundraisers and other special events. Cool place to visit or...More

Thank TarHeel
Reviewed June 11, 2016

Counter Culture Coffee is the greatest place to learn about coffee. The real address is 812 Mallard Avenue though. The new roastery smells great and there is a Cupping event every Friday at 10 am. You get to taste different coffees and learn about their...More

Thank Carmen H
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

They hosted a grand opening that was so warm and welcoming, everyone was eager to meet the new kids on the block. They have such phenomenal variety in their roasts and the folks there beam with pride and passion for what they do. As I...More

Thank Mightymimsy
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Counter culture is a can't miss coffee roaster. Absolutely my favorite roaster in the US. Additionally, they are very conscious about who and where they buy their beans.

Thank dkwardq1
Reviewed December 3, 2015

I ordered coffee from Counter Culture Coffee.com two 12oz bags of coffee one @ $17.50 and one @$28.25 and $3.00 shipping a total of $48.75 3 emails 2 calls 8 days later still no coffee so beware they have terrible customer service i advise you...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed October 31, 2014

Went to the campus in Durham and enjoyed a "coffee-cupping". The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly. We got to smell and "slurp" 3 different coffees and got a tour of the roasting facility. If you're in the least bit interested in how coffee is...More

1  Thank southerntraveller13
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Outstanding selection of fine coffee available at a few retail, restaurant and coffee shops. Mail order is excellent. Coffee arrives within 48 hours of roasting at your door. Can't get much better than that!

Thank RickL909
Reviewed November 20, 2013

I discovered Counter Culture while in Durham for grad school and have been in love ever since. Ignoring the fact that they basically created the sustainable coffee business model, their coffee and subscription packages are hard to beat. Trust me I've tried. I enjoy their...More

1  Thank imtim2
Reviewed October 27, 2013

My counter culture coffee subscription is one of my best monthly investments! I appreciate that they use fair trade coffee beans and don't over roast their beans. Every cup is a little slice of coffee heaven.

Thank Bennett S
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  • Address: 4911 S Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713-4424
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-361-5282
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