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The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

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2783 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705-6008
+1 714-667-7840
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Islamabad, Pakistan
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181 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great coffee place with good seating arrangements inside and outside the cafe. This place offers great pastries as well.

Thank AmirJahangir
Santa Ana, California
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Starbucks' coffee always tastes bitter or burned to me so I was delighted when The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf opened up at the mall. All of their coffee choices are great and I especially like the variety of sweets that seem to have fewer calories than those offered at Starbucks...especially the vanilla bean scone. There are also various types... More 

Thank FreddyDoodle
Orange County, Ca
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439 reviews
378 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Just outside of Macy's on the upper level. I personally like the iced tea but they have all the usual items. Staff was quick but not friendly.

Thank MominOC
Sydney, Australia
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410 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

I ordered Vanilla soy latte with hazelnut,but i was given a different one, since i can't wait another five minutes, i couldn't be bothered,just took it. I'm happy with the service, the person was very polite and friendly. There is a section for milk, sugar, etc,etc self service. But, there's no soy milk, actually,they keep it inside, you need to... More 

Thank maganda0411
Melbourne, Australia
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149 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2013 via mobile

There is nothing worse than having someone making the coffees who apparently has no idea what they are doing. I ordered a latte and when it was served up to me there was half a cup of coffee and half a cup of foam. Hello. LATTE. I took the cup back and was accused by the female masking the coffees... More 

Thank badbloke
Anaheim Hills, CA
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2012

The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf company is a Los Angeles original, with locations scattered throughout California. The Coffee Bean in the Main Place Mall of Santa Ana is one of my favorite places to have a coffee or latte. The coffee and espresso is great, there is always a good variety to choose from, and the service is excellent.... More 

Thank Nancy_Hubby
Springdale, Arkansas
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2012

Great location in South Coast Plaza. Friendly service and good coffee!

Thank ron m
Orange, California
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150 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2012

Obviously, the coffee and tea selection is good, and they have an interesting selection of other beverages. The best part, though, is the staff. We find ourselves stopping in just because it feels great to have them shout "hello" as we walk in the door, and dress-up days are a hoot! We can get coffee anywhere. It's the way we're... More 

Thank TravelMom269
Santa Ana, California
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550 reviews
427 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2011

It was Sunday and so after church I decided that I would have some quiet time with my newspaper and a cup of coffee. I chose Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf as I had not been here before, and because the cafe shows outdoor seating (though I ultimately decided to be seated inside). My simple cup of coffee was $1.70... More 

Thank Fatbird1

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Restaurant Details

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    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2783 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705-6008
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: +1 714-667-7840

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?