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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Bean

Certificate of Excellence
$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4 India St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3520
+1 508-228-6215
Website
Today
06:00 - 18:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 06:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 19:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 88: English reviews
Nantucket
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nantucket's only local coffee roaster operates this Coffeehouse/Cafe. Center of town, fast service, fabulous coffee (love their Iced Coffee and Dirty Chai) brewed from freshly roasted beans. YUM!

Helpful?
Thank IsleInsider
Ocean Grove, New Jersey
Level Contributor
32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited two mornings in a row since a voucher was included with our stay - and each was worse than the other! The staff is borderline surly, they could not use their own ordering/payment system and the food choices were tasteless. The coffee was decent, so that was the only positive! Their excuse for a bagel was worse than... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Zurheide
United States
Level Contributor
24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

This small, homey cafe is a great antidote to Nantucket's hurley-burley. Friendly, helpful staff serve up a delicious cup of coffee and a tempting selection of sweet treats. Free Wi-fi, too!

Helpful?
1 Thank Deborah Ann A
massachusetts
Level Contributor
42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The coffee was delicious and pastries were good. They have egg sandwiches and open at 6am so we loved it.

Helpful?
Thank baileyMassachusetts
Connecticut
Level Contributor
21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

While I still prefer their quirky old location, the coffee is still as good and it is nice to be able to find a seat.

Helpful?
Thank suzct2015
Marblehead, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
232 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I would definitely recommend this if you just want a bagel or egg sandwich without the breakfast place scene. No inattentive waitstaff and overpriced/average omelettes here!! Just a good cup of joe and fresh baked goods to get you going!!

Helpful?
1 Thank stephanie m
Beaufort, South Carolina
Level Contributor
18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Lattes and pastries. Good service, busy place. We visited several times over the course of our five days in town. Our favorite coffee shop in ACK!

Helpful?
Thank Greg C
McKinney, Texas
Level Contributor
171 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by this morning for coffee. Had latte. So good. Got a sausage egg cheese English muffin. Very good. I recommend this place highly.

Helpful?
1 Thank Kma M
Orlando, Florida
Level Contributor
66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I think I chose poorly here. The breakfast sandwich had been in a warmer and it made the English muffin tough and dry. I'd try the pastries instead. Comfortable place to sit and have a coffee.

Helpful?
Thank SeeingSites
Plymouth, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
147 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Fast service. The Bean is my first stop every morning when I'm on Nantucket. To Go or comfortably seated, their move to India Street was a really good one.

Helpful?
Thank SassySandi049

Travellers who viewed Bean also viewed

 

Been to Bean? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 18:00
Monday
06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:00
Thursday
06:00 - 18:00
Friday
06:00 - 19:00
Saturday
06:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 India St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3520
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-6215
Description
The Bean, newly located, is a small cafe featuring friendly service and our own Nantucket Coffee Roasters fresh roasted coffee. We now make sandwiches, salads and baked items. We have limited seating and free wi-fi. Our spacious location is all about service and includes clean public facilities. Just outside our door is a small public park.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bean staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?