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Green Bean

740 Purchase St, New Bedford, MA 02740-6344
+1 508-984-3300
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“beans” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 18:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
740 Purchase St, New Bedford, MA 02740-6344
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

During our recent visit to the Green Bean, It was rather crowded. Limited seating was available. Even so. Management did their best to ensure customers were served in a timely and professional manner by associates. We had their turkey sandwich with cranberry sauce. It came...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Stopped in after some breakfast downtown to try a smoothie and it did not disappoint. This place has been here forever, but this was only my first visit! What a shame! Great atmosphere, cool people and awesome healthy options for both food and drink. I...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with my girlfriend after a spot of lunch a couple of doors down. The barista recommended the Ultimate shake which is essentially an espresso milkshake! It was absolutely brilliant! Loved the chilled out ambience of this place. Almost like a touch of California...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a cozy coffee shop right downtown walking distance to the historical park and whaling museum. Its not like other tiny coffee shops (although those are great too), lotsa space with high ceilings, nice view of downtown and choice of music. I ordered a...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I was visiting New Bedford for the day so I stopped into The Green Bean for a latte. Cozy ambiance and great menu. Latte was terrific. They serve food as well as coffee drinks so I will definitely be back! Highly recommend.

Thank misopiso88
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Very modest inexpensive place for lunch close to the historic district. Good food, friendly staff. Nothing fancy but very pleasant and good wifi.

Thank fehlow
Reviewed 21 April 2016

After touring the national historic site/park and whaling museum, I stopped here for a sandwich and iced wild berry tea. The cranberry turkey sandwich was recommended and turned out to be a great choice. Real turkey breast and a tasty cranberry sauce made this Panini-style...More

Thank Lynn D
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

An authentic coffee house. They have all the specialty drinks you can imagine. The atmosphere is very cozy and relaxed. The staff is friendly and helpful. The prices are very fair.

Thank Eileen P
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Nice location, college across the street ,very good sandwiches takes a little while to get your order when busy but worth the wait

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

This was a surprising find in New Bedford... Many vegetarian food options and college kids hanging out! We tried yogurt w fruit and granola which was a bit small but very fresh, and a chicken wrap sandwich which was also very good. The food is...More

Thank Joan J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Purchase St, New Bedford, MA 02740-6344
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  New Bedford
  • Phone Number: +1 508-984-3300
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