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The Coffee Shoppe

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300 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3707
757-391-9191
Today
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Coffee & Tea

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  • 8
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food-Great coffee

Right next to the Virginia SPorts Hall of Fame and across from the Children's Museum is this great coffee shop. It also sells breakfast and lunch entrees which are simple but quite good. The locals gather in the morning to discuss politics and city happenings. Check it out--it's an original.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
DDRUSN
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Portsmouth, Virginia
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Portsmouth, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Right next to the Virginia SPorts Hall of Fame and across from the Children's Museum is this great coffee shop. It also sells breakfast and lunch entrees which are simple but quite good. The locals gather in the morning to discuss politics and city happenings. Check it out--it's an original.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Went there for lunch, it is a small shop that serves coffees and other sorts of drinks and pastries and lunch. Food is reasonably priced. Veggie wrap is excellent, served with chips and a pickle. They have other wraps, flat breads, pizzas, hot dogs, ect. Nothing overly fancy, but a nice spot for lunch!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

We stopped in one morning for coffee. They had several house specialty drinks, which I tried a Fireside Mocha. It was very good yet different from your normal vanilla latte. The food was also delicious, the sugar cinnamon donut was AMAZING!! My husband got a breakfast wrap which was also incredible. Wish we would have found this place on our... More 

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Descanso
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Great little quaint place where humans cook your eggs. The kind of place I search for when on travel. Friendly staff, near hotels. Limited breakfast menu, great coffee and they can do some of the Foo Foo coffee without smirking.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

awesome small coffee shop with breakfast treats and lite snacks. Great atmosphere inside and tables on the sidewalk as well. Can get busy but great coffee, tea selections. Easy walk from the Renaissance Hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Stopped in for coffee and a breakfast sandwich. The food was average, would not go back as it wasn't anything special. Slow service with not enough help.

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Mount Clemens, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I always look for independent coffee shops to give me personality and a local flavor. The Coffee Shoppe is it for Portsmouth. Coffee drinks are great. Sweets are tasty. I favor the scones. I had a Panini sandwich one day and a flat bread pizza another. They were both good. Free WiFi.

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Great Bridge, Virginia, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This little independent coffee shop...although the name could be better and more descriptive is a great little place in Olde Towne Portsmouth. On the land where this coffee shop now sits once stood a stone house that Benedict Arnold used as his headquarters after defecting to the British Army circa 1781. A sign identifying the spot that once hung on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I visited The Coffee Shop for lunch and had a very good experience. I had the "Gobbler" flatbread sandwich and enjoyed it immensely. My daughter chose the "Elvis", a banana, granola and peanut butter sandwich on wheat bread. She said it was very good. The Coffee Shop has a friendly, neighborhood charm and I would be happy to eat there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Great coffee and place to meet with someone or sit and get some work done. Light lunch and breakfast are good too.

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Additional Information about The Coffee Shoppe

Address: 300 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3707
Phone Number: 757-391-9191
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Portsmouth
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 300 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3707
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: 757-391-9191

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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