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Crema

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Coffee Shop, Ice Cream
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121 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601
(919) 832-5959
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Crema is a place where you order from a somewhat limited sandwich board and eat at one of the tables. Sandwiches are good but nothing special.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
samdav
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raleigh, nc
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

The drink was poorly made by the actual owner. He aggressively withdrew the drink from my hand, and conversed with angry tone. I felt offended and disrespected. I will no longer attend this place for services.

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raleigh, nc
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Crema is a place where you order from a somewhat limited sandwich board and eat at one of the tables. Sandwiches are good but nothing special.

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Clifton Park, New York
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Many combinations to be had here. Just pick Chocolate or Vanilla soft serve as your base and then add in up to three mix-ins. I had chocolate with raspberry, blueberries and cookie dough. They pretty much blend it all in together for you to create your own personal ice cream flavor. It hit the spot.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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137 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

I ordered chocolate mint chip and they created it with a vanilla base (my choice) and chocolate chips and mint chips. Excellent Five of us ordered different dishes and all were quite pleased.

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Raleigh
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Only thing I had was the ice cream but it was so good! I had no idea the coffee shop did this. So you pick an ice cream: chocolate or vanilla, then pick three toppings: I picked pineapple, mango, banana, then choose whether you want it all in a cup or waffle cone. Then they mix it all together in... More 

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annapolis
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

This is basically a coffee stand in the lobby of drab office building. Not sure why it's listed as an attraction in Raleigh.

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Morrisville, North Carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

I'm not much of a coffee drinker, however do love a good hot chocolate in the wintertime. I have frequented this place on occasion and their hot chocolate is tasty. I would say Royal Bean on Hillsborough St has a better taste, however if downtown and looking for a hot chocolate, this will serve its purpose.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013 via mobile

Stopped by in a pinch (Carolina bakery is closed on Sat!!!) And found a gem. Had two little ones with us and everyone loved the sandwiches. I had Reuban n hot, melty cheese and my sister had chicken salad on croissant. Both were excellent and good portion. Stayed for ice cream.... And would come back for both! Cute, funky place.... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

I went for Ice cream and sandwiches. The ice cream was very tasty and a great variety of choices. The place smells wonderful, you can tell they serve coffee! Sandwiches were great too, a bit expensive but being that not many restaurant places are open in the weekend in that area, I can understand they want to make a good... More 

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Glendale, Arizona
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157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

A coffee, smoothies, sandwich cafe. On the street right down from Union/Capitol Square so real convenient to that location. Their chicken salad had nuts so I got the BLT. It was fine, not too messy, served with choice of chips or cucumber salad. I took the latter and it was a nice surprise. They also have wine. He suggested I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 121 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: (919) 832-5959

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Ice Cream
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?