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Blue State Coffee

300 Thayer St, Providence, RI 02906-1547
+1 401-383-8393
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good47%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“cup of joe” (3 reviews)
“iced coffee” (2 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
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LOCATION
300 Thayer St, Providence, RI 02906-1547
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed August 7, 2018

Blue State offers several hot coffees and teas, along with cold ones. Reasonable variety of pastries and some sandwiches. The walnut blonde brownie is the best I have ever had. Lots of tables and neat ambience with Brown students working on laptops as they drink/munch....More

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely loved the iced coffee at Blue State. It was smooth, strong, and not watered down. The shot of coconut made it perfect. The servers were very friendly. If the weather allows, sit outside watching life go by in an interesting college town.

Thank Jayne H
Reviewed February 1, 2018

Pretty good cup of Joe here. I have had better but a fun eco friendly place (as would be expected) with decent brews.

Thank TravelinRobT
Reviewed November 26, 2017

I got myself a chai here and REALLY liked it. The flavors were very good --more ginger than many others. Nicely brewed. So, I brought my daughters back and they chose coffee --neighther of them was impressed. One daughter had a cold/blended coffee and wished...More

Thank Jeanette E
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This breakfast/coffee shop is close by Brown university. Thus it is frequented by University students. It pealed back the years to my student days. The pastries and coffee were excellent. Quick helpful service.

Thank 007BillM
Reviewed January 23, 2017

If you're on top of College Hill, this is your best non-Starbucks option on Thayer Street. Decent seating, and the espresso drinks are solid. I particularly recommend the smoothies - the chocolate, PB, banana is my go-to. Stay away from the grilled cheese. For whatever...More

Thank LikeItsMyJob
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Very good coffee. Housemade pumpkin syrup excellent and not too sweet. Egg sandwich was huge. Homemade granola was good

Thank Cynthia P
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Ran across the street after our dinner at Flatbread Company for a cappuccino. Great espresso, great atmosphere!

Thank ElvisOnly
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Filled with locals reading, typing and sketching, this coffee house is a perfect place to hangout. The food is very good, the coffee is excellent, and the ambiance is classic. We decided we would definitely return here the next time we visit Providence.

Thank Heliodorus
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Great coffee, teas and healthy grab and go lunches. Delicious breakfast treats. Clean, nice atmosphere. Nice beverage add ons station.

Thank C S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Thayer St, Providence, RI 02906-1547
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > College Hill
  • Neighbourhood: College Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 401-383-8393
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