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16 Nickels Arcade, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
7349047100
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8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great coffee & atmosphere

Love this place. Great coffee with an added personal touch. I love the atmosphere inside and better yet the outside tables in the Nickels Arcade. Stop by and have a seat!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
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English first
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Love this place. Great coffee with an added personal touch. I love the atmosphere inside and better yet the outside tables in the Nickels Arcade. Stop by and have a seat!

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san diego
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I love good coffee and don't mind spending a little more to get a really good cup. Comet Coffee lives up to its reputation for quality, handcrafted coffee. Pourover does not guarantee you a good cup of coffee. in many ways, it is easier to make a bad cup of coffee by hand than by machine. I've been disappointed many... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Great location - a bit cramped- but quaint. Very knowledgeable staff, super ambience, the haunting aroma of brewing coffee, and a wonderful range of speciality coffees

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New York City, New York
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We were sent here by our hotel when we needed a quick place for breakfast en route from there to our University of Michigan tour (I had requested something local as opposed to the obvious chain). Fab coffee and really terrific pastries (I had an insanely good almond croissant) I loved it's location in the Nickels Arcade, a beautifully restored... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It tastes fancy and I'm not necessarily sure if that's a good thing or not. It tastes overpriced. I got a "large" hot chocolate - which is smaller than a tall anywhere else, and a lemon ginger scone. The hot chocolate was luke warm and a little bitter. I like bitter chocolate though, so that aspect was okay. Still not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Some of the best coffee I have ever had, and such a wonderful experience! The coffee here isn't brewed- it is crafted. The staff is truly passionate about the product, and it shows in both the service they provide and the product they offer. The prices are a little high, but this isn't your run of the mill coffee shop... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

If you are tired of Starbucks or Espresso Royale type of coffee you should definitely visit Comet Coffee. Their mocha is a true masterpiece, which is perfectly complimented by their delicious almond croissants. While coffee is more expensive than in other places, it has very peculiar taste which makes this place a must visit for coffee lovers.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

A friend took me here to enjoy a hand-crafted cup of coffee. He had been talking about how wonderful this place was all day. He went on to say that he never thought he’d spend $7.00 on a cup of coffee, until Comet Coffee. And after he took me there, I understand why. While there enjoying my afternoon java with... More 

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Nowhere
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Much like fine design, comet exudes that aura of a fine product, well crafted, and made with love & pride. I ordered espresso which was simply excellent but I also watched them prepare all sorts of other hot drinks and was struck by the care & attention paid by the staff. As a business owner, I appreciate the challenges of... More 

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Toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

A cute little coffee shop in the middle of Nickel's Arcade. My husband and I went in and were immediately greeted by friendly and knowledgeable staff! I ordered a cafe mocha and my husband ordered a latte. Our drinks were great! You can tell the quality of the coffee is one of the best. The cafe mocha had a bit... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 Nickels Arcade, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: 7349047100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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