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Felicitous Coffee & Tea

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11706 North 51st Street, Tampa, FL 33617
813-988-2828
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating

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  • 18
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  • 3
    Very good
  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Delightfully Local 5 / 5

I was delightfully pleased at the cool atmosphere, knowledgable barista (Brittany), and the delicious coffee & Panini. I had the Dirty Chocolate Iced Chai Tea Latte and the Caprazy with Chicken; do yourself a favor and get the same! The calm vibe and eclectic decor makes for a perfect start to your... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
Connorg93
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Florida
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Florida
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

I was delightfully pleased at the cool atmosphere, knowledgable barista (Brittany), and the delicious coffee & Panini. I had the Dirty Chocolate Iced Chai Tea Latte and the Caprazy with Chicken; do yourself a favor and get the same! The calm vibe and eclectic decor makes for a perfect start to your morning. Great classic light rock and maybe some... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

I'm always on the look out for mom and pop type places to eat, not chain restaurants. This place fits the bill perfectly. This is an old house that still looks like an old house. Many years ago it used to be a honeymoon cottage. It was at one time, used as student housing. The University of South Florida is... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I visited this funky coffee shop for the first time today, based on the tripadvisor reviews. It is a little out of the way - but once you find it, it's a very cool, fun little place right off Fowler. I ordered a mocha latte and a Belgium waffle. If rating the coffee alone, they would get five stars. It... More 

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felicitouscoffee, Manager at Felicitous Coffee & Tea, responded to this review

Thank you so much for visiting Wonderbebe100 and thank you for the compliments on the mocha drink that you enjoyed! We are saddened that you were disappointed by the other treats and just wanted to let you know that, while we are a very small establishment without the adequate amount of kitchen space needed in order to create delectable desserts... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I am visiting USFwith two high school Juniors in Florida to check out several colleges over spring break. We were about to have breakfast at a national chain restaurant but had to do a U turn to get there. We saw Felicitous while turning and we're attracted by its fun funky look and side patio. Everything here stayed true to... More 

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felicitouscoffee, Manager at Felicitous Coffee & Tea, responded to this review

Oh, this story brings us so much joy. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit to our sunny world and hope to see those juniors as freshmen as USF one day. Thanks! More 

Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

My husband and I remember shops just like this one in San Francisco back in the sixties. The coziness, hospitality and look of the place just took us right back to an amazing era in our lives. It is officially our new date cafe! We had some amazing Caprese paninis and some cafe au laits, both hit the spot in... More 

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pageluft
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I got lost trying to find the place and ended up in the starbucks parking lot. I almost gave up but decided to call and have them guide me in, and I'm so glad I did. Kale/caprese salad is fantastic and my Americano is perfect. If I lived in the area I would frequent this little gem. I'm definitely coming... More 

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felicitouscoffee, Manager at Felicitous Coffee & Tea, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the sweet words. We are so happy that you managed to find us through the concrete jungle, even though we are on the unbeaten path. We hope the 'Floridian' is just as wonderful of an experience as the other treats were for you! More 

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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We like to go there some evenings and we can take our dog and drink coffee outside on the "porch." The drinks are really good. I wish they had more food available. Staff are always very nice and helpful. They even have a place out front where you can fix your bike which we thought was really cool.

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Tampa, Florida
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My husband and I are starving for a coffee shop with real soul. Finally we gave up. Soul in Tampa. Forgetta bout it. We heard about an independent coffee house near USF. So off we go. Both expecting to find it either closed or playing loud music. Boy were we surprised. This Tiny little house tucked back in the lot... More 

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fort lauderdale, fl
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52 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This is a tiny purple house, set back under huge trees, just off Fletcher in the USF area. It is so quaint and so artsy, everything is delightfully painted...there's even art on the ceiling! If you are in a hurry, it's not the place to go. Service is very slow and methodical, but everything is fresh and brought to you... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This place is a hidden little coffee house right off Fowler Ave. Don't let its small size fool you there is awesome coffee and treats here! We stopped in with our friends for a quick coffee but ended up ordering some food. My husband had a chicken panini which was pretty disappointing so skip that. It had a lot of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11706 North 51st Street, Tampa, FL 33617
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: 813-988-2828

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 8
  • Cuisine: Cafe, Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?