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The Artful Bean

20 Pennsylvania Ave, Bethany Beach, DE 19930
302-541-8160
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Ranked #12 of 66 Restaurants in Bethany Beach
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: American, Bakery, Coffee Shop, Bagels
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: The Artful Bean is a Coffee Shop and Fine Art & Craft Gallery located in down town Bethany Beach, one block from the ocean. Serving only the Finest Coffee, Espresso and Pastry. We also represent over 40 local and regional Artists and Artisans.
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English first
Baltimore, Maryland
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119 reviews 119 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Been here solo and w the kids a couple of times. Good coffee and other choices too. It's quirky and a local find. Lots of folks checking out the arts and crafts too which look interesting. Recommended!

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you are looking for a light breakfast, this place is great. Good coffee and good food in a relaxing setting. I just love their egg and bagel classic and there are lots of creative choices to please everyone. The menu is vegetarian so you won't find bacon or other meat options.

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baltimore, maryland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Visited nearly every day for excellent coffee and chocolate crossants. Line moves quickly, Very friendly service. Comfy ambiance

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Hockessin, Delaware
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I recall wheeling a stroller down Atlantic Avenue to arrive at the Artful Bean just past its 7:00 a.m. opening, my oldest had an iced tea for the first time this summer. In addition to caffeinated drinks, the Artful Bean now has an assortment of breakfast and other sandwiches and the lox with cream cheese was perfect one afternoon for... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

On our recent trip to Bethany Beach, we would visit the Artful Bean for our morning cups of coffee. Both the coffee and my wife's Mochas added a nice start to the day. We appreciated the opportunity to avoid the coffee maker in our rental house! We would have loved to hang out, as the atmosphere seemed inviting and interesting,... More

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NY
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Loved the choices and the ability to try some things. Great quality. very friendly staff... Nice layout and location

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DuBois PA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Charming. Quirky. Authentic. Unique. Great coffee. Friendly staff. Awesome environment. Kid friendly. I actually even liked the scones and I am a tough judge of scones.

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I really don't want to tell you about this place. Go West (on 26) my friend and you will find this gem. Breakfast, lunch or dinner; everything is good.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

This is a great little coffee shop in the heart of Bethany Beach. it is a comfortable, and cozy atmosphere with friendly staff behind the counter and a nice selection of gifts, arts and crafts produced by local artisans. The shop provides both made to order espresso drinks and a selection of self serve drip coffees. I would have to... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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152 reviews 152 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Cool place with great coffee and a cozy atmosphere. Having a gift/ art shop and living room atmosphere provides a great diversion at the beach.

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