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Cafe Mekka

237 Commercial St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2506
+1 530-478-1517
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
10 Jul 2017
“Closed, re-opening as Heartland”
26 Mar 2017
“Eh ”
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American, Cafe
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$$ - $$$
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237 Commercial St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2506
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

This funky coffee shop was closed and new owners have de-funkied it to be an up market tea/coffee snackery called Heartland. It is in soft open mode currently.

Thank RobbNevadaCity
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Not very friendly. The people they cater too are very local most are hippie's that will keep taking even if you are not there. Kinda gives me the ebbie jebbies. Creepers usually hang out here. Do not be here around dusk or evening. You can...More

Thank Aundrea D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Really enjoyable place! Loved the bathrooms, very creative decorating overall. Food looked good, I didn't have any, but I had an amazing drink which I believe was called Fairy Tea. White chocolate lavender tea, I got it to go, and it was most enjoyable. Mekka...More

Thank tpadovan
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This place used to fun, now the service and coffee quality doesn't meet my expectations. There are many choices in the area and I wouldn't bother unless you just don't like coffee yet need a caffeine fix.

Thank celrae2015
Reviewed 25 January 2016

A great place to meet locals and get connected to the community,often times good musicians around and poets and artists alike. A 215 friendly area you can really see hometown for what it is here

Thank AC C
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Blueberry Crisp Bar was very good! Very strong blueberry taste and a generous serving. Other desserts looked equally good!

Thank R6887JYlaurenc
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This place needs a good scrub. The drinks are okay. The crowd is not my taste. If you are looking for good coffee then go to The Curly Wolf.

Thank allofustogether
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great selection, Great Coffee, good prices, unique:) staff. The patronage is equally diverse and will never leave you bored

Thank DarkBadger
Reviewed 20 January 2015

the coffee was good and the pastries were off the charts good. I didn't like the cigarette smell from illegal smokers out front.

Thank 32771Suzy
Reviewed 29 December 2014

We stopped here for coffee in a quiet cafe. The place is very atmospheric and fun. There are lots of comfortable chairs, interesting decor, and a piano. We had coffee, expresso, and nice conversation away from the hustle. All was good.

Thank Laura H
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  • Address: 237 Commercial St, Nevada City, CA 95959-2506
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Nevada City
  • Phone Number: +1 530-478-1517
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