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.

Great Bear Coffee

19 N Santa Cruz Ave, Frnt, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5965
+1 408-395-8607
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jul 2017
“Great vibes!”
20 Jul 2017
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, American
19 N Santa Cruz Ave, Frnt, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5965
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Good chai. Music was on point. Plenty of seating. Will definitely be back here again to try some of their signature coffee drinks.

Thank Desiree R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Every time I am in Los Gatos I must visit Great Bear! Love the atmosphere, the chocolate coffee cream, and the friendly staff.

Thank RobinHorrigan
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Happy Birthday Amy - April 3rd! (Now going on 11 years) Go to the Restaurant for your free birthday cake and ice cream on your birthday! After swimming in the warm water pool at Lupin for the last 10 years, you deserve it. No wonder...More

Thank orodrive103
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Charming local coffee shop - if I lived close by, I know it would by my place to hang out, enjoy the great coffee and the people watching...... At my friend's suggestion, I got their famous Chocolate Coffee Cream (aka the CCC) and it was...More

Thank FLGreekGirl
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is my jam! If I lived close to this place, I would be here every day. Great assortment of drinks, and freshly roasted coffee. Quirky atmosphere that reminds me of an old ice cream parlor. Prices seemed reasonable - and, this is Silicon Valley....More

Thank C-Note831
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice place and good coffee.staff is nice.free wifi is always a good thing :) prices are ok. I would regularly drink coffee here if possible :)

Thank Далибор М
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Came in with a friend for a cup of coffee. Charming place with friendly staff. They also had a good display of desserts but we didn't go there. Nice place to just veg out and enjoy your friendship

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed 18 June 2016

My wife "discovered" this the other day. She brought me some expresso beans. It turned into a very good cup. So I visited again this morning to have the barista make me one. It was just great. A perfect pull. Beans are roasted in house....More

Thank Surjoe
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I had just finished a 50km / 30mi bicycle ride on the Los Gatos Creek Trail. New to Los Gatos, I was on the prowl for a coffee and a nibble. I saw the "Great Bear Coffee" sign across the road, did a u-turn as...More

Thank AlchemyRider
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

You can just feel how homey and relaxing this place is when you enter the door. Real variety of people at the tables from moms to families to people at their computers. They serve small pastries and dishes such as quiche, soups, etc. Good coffee...More

Thank pglaw
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Los Gatos
Toll House Hotel
1,265 reviews
.26 km away
Garden Inn Hotel
63 reviews
.42 km away
Hotel Los Gatos - A Greystone Hotel
605 reviews
.66 km away
Los Gatos Lodge
242 reviews
.99 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Icing On the Cake
133 reviews
.19 km away
Steamer's Grillhouse
185 reviews
.13 km away
Willow Street Wood-Fired Pizza
158 reviews
.11 km away
Los Gatos Coffee Roasting Company
60 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Vasona Lake County Park
180 reviews
1.60 km away
108 reviews
1.11 km away
New Museum of Los Gatos
7 reviews
.46 km away
The Cats Restaurant & Tavern
27 reviews
1.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Great Bear Coffee 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
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 N Santa Cruz Ave, Frnt, Los Gatos, CA 95030-5965
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Gatos
  • Phone Number: +1 408-395-8607
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