We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Front Street Coffeehouse

20 Front St, Salem, MA 01970-3708
+1 978-740-6697
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
American, Cafe
20 Front St, Salem, MA 01970-3708
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (58)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been a frequent visitor to Front Street Coffeehouse since I moved to Salem (2002). The coffee is excellent. The staff is efficient and caring. The sandwiches, salads and smoothies are all made to order with fresh ingredients. This is a great spot to...More

Thank Carolyn M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great mug of Columbian coffee. Counter service was polite, friendly and efficient. Very small but clean toilets.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This exceedingly informal coffee-house in cobblestone downtown Salem has a few basic wooden tables. And a busy business too. There are all the usual expresso coffees, but also a good selection of green teas. There are mixed-fruit juices and yogurt smoothies. The smoothies are thick...More

Thank ScienceTrip
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Right downtown this place is always packed. They have super original and delicious drinks and snacks, but it's a little dark, the bathroom is similar to a portapotty (but they have one), and it's rather crowded even on like a Wednesday afternoon. Overall cool, go...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Hands down, the best coffee in Salem. The staff is friendly and the cafe has a very low key, unpretentious atmosphere featuring local art. This is where all the locals go.

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

So good it was our breakfast place both days we were there. Great coffee and lots of healthy choices for breakfast. Easy to park and the staff were friendly and accommodating. Recommend highly.

Thank Calgary_Can_Travel
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Firstly, the iced coffee made from espresso is delicious and probably the most affordable in Salem. Their iced tea is also quality and a perfect match for the handmade to order sandwiches with a gazillion options and delicious home made bread. My favorite is a...More

Thank brickandcobblestone
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Our hotel, the Merchant, provided a voucher for breakfast at several eating establishments. We chose this one. The coffee and food was very good. The service was excellent. We enjoyed being with the locals.

Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I walked in intending to get an almond milk latte but decided on a pumpkin spice chai when I saw it on the wall. Tis the season right? It was pretty boring. There was some initial spice flavor, but finished very watery. It just didn't...More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Yummy food, delicious coffee and the customer service was wonderful. I will definitely go back the next time I'm in town!

Thank Unlucky86
Nearby Restaurants
Red's Sandwich Shop
1,260 reviews
.09 km away
Ugly Mug Diner
329 reviews
.12 km away
Lobster Shanty
565 reviews
.04 km away
Howling Wolf Taqueria
307 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Salem Museum
57 reviews
.07 km away
Witch History Museum
206 reviews
.11 km away
Salem Old Town Hall
15 reviews
.07 km away
Salem Black Cat Tours
154 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Front Street Coffeehouse staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Front St, Salem, MA 01970-3708
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 978-740-6697
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing