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Crucial Coffee Cafe

26 Charlotte St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3646
904-810-2080
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Ranked #61 of 483 Restaurants in Saint Augustine
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

I used to stop in here quite often, but the high prices for a cup of "nothing special" coffee has kept me from returning.

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Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Next to the Gourmet Hut Restaurant. Small, cozy inside, beautiful garden and street ambiance out. Really good coffee, well prepared.

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Cosby, Tennessee
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53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My husband and I stopped in here after hearing about it from our Segway guide. My husband and I both love coffee, and don't often splurge on coffee shop coffee. He ordered a coffee with an extra shot. He was happy with his coffee, it was hot, no room for cream, and he spilled it on his hand and got... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I could smell it before I could see the small wooden shack that is Crucial Coffee Café. I walked in, looked at the specials board, and asked about the Pumpkin Spice latte. The barista (a local college student) told me that, yes, it had a lot of flavor, and also told me that she likes it with a twist (chocolate).... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This place is a cute, quaint, little shed. No restrooms. Great menu options for coffee drinks and offers desserts. Better to walk here than find a place to park because I couldn't find a great option to park nearby. The first time I went here, I waited for a bit and finally called out "Hello?". The young gal came, asked... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The coffee is very good here. There is usually a long line - particularly if it is cold outside. The pastries are pretty good too. The people that work there don't always work well under the pressure - but the coffee is good as are the flavored coffee.

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Ocala, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Cute little place that is worth the wait and the price! I got a Grande Caramel Latte for about $5, not too much more than other places, and it was the best coffee ever!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I manage a Starbucks...and I know it's not the best coffee out there but really this places uses"tall", "Grande", "venti'? How is that even allowed? And WHY would you put yourself in comparison with Starbucks? Those sizes only make your customer think, well this will do since there isn't a starbucks around. The "venti" isn't even 20 ounces...and costs MORE... More 

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Palm Coast, Florida, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Fell in love here while enjoying coffee and cream puffs in this romantic garden one Halloween night and we married here under the gazebo 5 years later! The Crucial Coffee Café has the best coffee and tastiest sweets. The Gourmet Hut offers the best food you can find in St. Augustine and nestled in between is a romantic garden with... More 

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The best part of St. Augustine is all of the little cafés and gardens to enjoy a bite or a beverage. This little place had great coffee and one of the cutest little gardens to sit in. Try to find it when you're in town! You will love it!

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Additional Information about Crucial Coffee Cafe

Address: 26 Charlotte St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3646
Phone Number: 904-810-2080
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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