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Carteret, Beaufort, SC
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6:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Description: City Java & News, the newest espresso bar to come to Beaufort's Historic...
City Java & News, the newest espresso bar to come to Beaufort's Historic District, offers the best in espresso drinks, breakfast lunch wine & beer, print materials and free wireless internet access. Located within City Loft Hotel, City Java boasts the perfect small (10 or less) conference space. We are excited to share our passion for hot coffee, cool drinks, good news and now lunch with Beaufort. See you soon at City Java & News!
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  • 10
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Small jem

This was a great location since we were staying at the CLH. Staff friendly and muffins and coffee were good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
MrsPPedigo
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Cypress, Texas
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Cypress, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was a great location since we were staying at the CLH. Staff friendly and muffins and coffee were good.

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Located in the City Loft motel it offers crafted coffees, pastries, etc. We had the muffins which were fresh and then heated by the lady. Great street views and we sat and watched the Water Festival Parade as we sipped coffee.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Loved my fresh coffee and muffin, but my friend was leery of her chicken salad sandwich because the filling was warm. Sandwiches are served from an open front refrigerated case by the cash register. When my friend commented that the chicken salad was warm, the young lady at the register said the sandwiches are brought over from their larger store... More 

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Port Royal, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We stopped by the new location of City Java (along Ribaut Road across from Beaufort Memorial Hospital) on a Sunday morning. It wasn't very crowded, but by 9am they had almost sold out of pastries. We soon found out why. My kids had the cinnamon rolls which were delicious and fairly large. I ordered roca mocha coffee and was delighted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Iced Americano with a triple shot - best in town. This is the place to go for some good coffee and freshly baked muffins and cookies. Sweet atmosphere as well and even some gift items

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Rockledge, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I stayed at the hotel with my service dog and was treated with kindness and compassion by all of the people on this property! Great coffee and great atmosphere!

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This little coffee shop is super busy as they offer a great selection of coffees, pastries and homemade sandwiches.

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Guntersville, Alabama
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This coffee shop is convenient to the downtown shopping area and inside the streetfront of the City Loft Hotel. Seating is located inside and outside. A wonderful selection of coffees, other beverages and food items are available all day long. Our party, residents in the hotel, chose a scone, a breakfast roll and two breakfast burritos. The other breakfast and... More 

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Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Nice coffee shop atmosphere not to mention an awesome selection of sandwiches, muffins, snacks and drinks. Great wifi!

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Beaufort, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is just a simple, no frills coffee shop. The coffee is fresh, made to order, not a pricey as Starbucks. It is small and quiet with windows to the street for nice, natural lighting. From the times I've been there, most customers stop in, pick up coffee or tea, and leave. Because it is so small, service CAN be... More 

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Additional Information about City Java & News

Address: Carteret, Beaufort, SC
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Cuisine: Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Carteret, Beaufort, SC
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Cafe

Description

City Java & News, the newest espresso bar to come to Beaufort's Historic District, offers the best in espresso drinks, breakfast lunch wine & beer, print materials and free wireless internet access. Located within City Loft Hotel, City Java boasts the perfect small (10 or less) conference space. We are excited to share our passion for hot coffee, cool drinks, good news and now lunch with Beaufort. See you soon at City Java & News!
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 6:30 pm

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