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200 East Ave, Ste 2, Rochester, NY 14604-2698
+1 585-613-4600
07:00 - 23:00
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Schenectady, New York
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Searching for a local breakfast place in town for the first time, taking my cue from TripAdvisor, found Spot Coffee to be withing walking distance (10-15 min.) of the Radisson Riverside Hotel. Companion and I enjoyed it so much we came back a second day to take in the unique architecture of an original Chevrolet dealership in the past -... More 

Thank rschauer
Webster, New York
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191 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Who knew! Spot gas a nice panini and wrap/sandwich menu.....so graphics a creative cup of something AND a sandwich. Service can be a touch slow for a busy lunch time but staff us really hustling to keep things moving while not giving up the custom attention to you!

Thank Steve C
Brockport, New York
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223 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Sullen staff and indifferent food (though it appears appealing). Eclectic seating - upstairs pretty noisy and dark. A good place to write a paper, apparently.

Thank David N
Westerville, OH
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Visiting Eastman School of Music, this is always a great place to grab lunch. Split the Spicy Tuna Sandwich and Quinoa Salad. Excellent!

Thank kathleenvolpe
Level Contributor
51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

I needed a place to do some writing for work and meet a colleague. This place was great, coffee was good, staff very friendly, and soup is homemade! Parking is an issue you have to watch the meters or pay to park in the garage nearby. It cost me $8 to park for 5 hours in the garage versus deal... More 

Thank Kimberly C
Rochester, New York
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2,943 reviews
1,950 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 959 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Spot Coffee is a nice place to stop in because it is all the way downtown on East Avenue, and there aren't many pure "coffee shops" in that area. The coffee is good, but many of the cookies and baked goods have that ominous plastic wrap around them, often indicating that they are not the freshest in the world. There... More 

Thank Larry W
Rochester, New York
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430 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Spot Coffee is not just great coffee but many food options as well. Located in the entertainment district of Rochester right in the middle of the hub of activity allows for many choices in food, drink and activity. Don't think for one minute that coffee is the only reason to hang here. There are sandwiches, wraps and salads to satisfy... More 

Thank Travelpapi153
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a cozy little coffee shop in downtown Rochester. The coffee is great, and they have food here too, though I didn't try any. There's even an upper balcony in the shop providing a great view. Spent 2 hours here reading my book, way better than your average Starbucks!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Coffee is fantastic here. Aussies looking for a proper expresso coffee will find it here. Large cups though, order the smallest. Omelette was great too, a great breakfast.

Thank AndyW62
Rochester, New York
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92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I meet here often on business. The coffee and pastries are incredible. The atmosphere is casual with couches and chairs, tables and stand up bars.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 East Ave, Ste 2, Rochester, NY 14604-2698
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-613-4600

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