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670 Higuera St, Ste A, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3593
+1 805-543-4902
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 06:30 - 19:00
Thu 06:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 20:00
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Robinson, Pennsylvania
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220 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When walking the streets of SLO this is a good spot to stop for a quick coffee. I had a cappuccino & my husband had a freshly made mango ice tea.

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Thank susan c
Arcadia, California
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I parked my car and west end espresso was right there where I parked my car. We needed coffee so we decided to give a try. Staff were very friendly and nice. I ordered caffe latte and my friend ordered vanilla caffe latte. My friend vanilla caffe latte wasn't rich flavor but my caffe latte was rich as I wanted.... More 

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Thank ashamta
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

Jut arrived from the UK feeling very jet lagged. Staff were friendly, understand and gave us some great advice about the area like restaurants and places to visit. Invaluable thanks. Great to see Almond milk and some gluten free options too

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Thank DebbieSitton
San Francisco, California
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

When we are in SLO this is where we come to have our capuchinos and coffee. The capuchinos are great and have good foam. There is always a good selection of breakfast muffins/scones. I had the coffee cake and it was very moist. Love to hang out and read the paper here.

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Thank Cincin2100
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108 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

At West End you can expect friendly, courteous service in a cozy atmosphere. This spot seems to be a local favorite for college students, and I can see why...the coffee, notably the espresso, is exceptional. I had a doppio espresso that was well-prepared and flavorful. They offer pastries as well, and I highly recommend this stop for your caffeinated needs.

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Thank Meger07
Arlington, Virginia
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130 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2015

I wanted to grab a cup of coffee from a local coffee shop rather than a chain. The barista recommended their Mexican coffee (I went easy on the chili but high on cinnamon). Quite delicious!

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Thank Mariya1981
Montreal, Canada
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

Sept 13 2014 We went in for a coffee this afternoon. My wife's latte was fine, however, I ordered an americano which appeared to be a sort of regular coffee to which the waitress added some ice cubes before handing it to me. It was weak and was not at all what I am used to as an americano. Also,... More 

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Thank emma1900
Oceano
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2014

Really fun, small and cozy coffee bar on the Southern end of the commercial district in downtown SLO. Espresso drinks and freshly brewed teas, cocoa and lots fo kibble for those times when a regular meal is too much. A friendly spot to watch the locals go by.

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Thank Joe G
Sunnyvale, California
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

SLO is where I grew up, so a visit every now and then to see the parents. By far my favorite coffee drink here is the "Blended Mexican Mocha". It has cinnamon, choco, and coffee. I haven't tried anything else because I love this drink. My son just tried the blended vanilla italian soda and fell in love with it... More 

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Thank Kaanapaliguy
San Diego
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2013

This is the second time I have been here for coffee while on vacation. They have a good selection of interesting tea leaves and coffee beans. The atmosphere here is pretty much laid back. For some reason it always takes a while for them to make coffee, and there was nobody ahead of me in line. I cannot understand why... More 

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Thank spicytofu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Open Hours
Monday
06:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 20:00
Saturday
06:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 Higuera St, Ste A, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3593
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-543-4902

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