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Useless Bay Coffee Company

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121 Second Street, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260
+1 360-221-4515
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7:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Coffee & Tea, Lunch, Breakfast, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Huevos Rancheros

Very local scene with retirees enjoying quiet chilly morning, excellent coffee and good breakfast selections. Nice artsy ambiance displaying local art.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Very local scene with retirees enjoying quiet chilly morning, excellent coffee and good breakfast selections. Nice artsy ambiance displaying local art.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

During my two days visiting Langley, I had at least 4 lattes from here! They were all delicious! In addition to excellent coffee, they also have good breakfast and excellent sandwiches! A must go when in town!

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Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I love their coffee, although it also depends on who is making it. I ordered a latte w/hazelnut and found it a tad too strong, but maybe it was just me. I've ordered pastries there twice, once in the afternoon and once in the morning. I was disappointed both times. I'm a pastry snob and I know a good pastry!... More 

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Langley City, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Dropped by for a cappaccino at 10 a.m. on a Monday and they had a wonderful gal singing with a fellow with well accomplished guitar skills - didn't eat any of the yummy offerings but the coffee was terrific and the atmosphere wicked - the patio area looks awesome to for a warm day

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Spokane, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We were up early and looking for a place to get something to eat. We saw some people outside and decided to try it. It has a very local, comfortable vibe. We had a strawberry chocolate croissant and we were hooked! I then had the ham and cheese croissant. Both very delicious. A fun place. Great way to start your... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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322 reviews 322 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

From the outside, this coffee shop appears small. Step inside though and be surprised. The décor and vibe are great. It's friendly, fast-paced, and everything delicious. They were very busy, but service was fast, attentive, and there was plenty of seating inside and out. They sell coffees, pastries, breakfast, burgers, beer, etc. We shared the Havana Panini. It was similar... More 

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Friday Harbor, Washington
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

So...mocha for here, lemon brioche was what we had. LOVELY!! Cool vibe, lots of tables. Was super busy but plenty of seats. Great service. Friendly patrons. Thanks!

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Shoreline, Washington
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I don't know why I enjoyed this late morning latte, but I did. It could have been the company, it could have been the café atmosphere, or maybe it was JUST the coffee! Yum Yum!

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Amarillo, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The food is fantastic as I've said before but Coffee is in their name. We bring it back to Texas with us every trip and plan on having it custom labeled for Christmas presents this year. The only way to get a better coffee would be to hike into the jungle and harvest it yourself and even then I'm not... More 

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Langley,WA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

If you want a latte, espresso, quick bite or a rousing conversation, UBCC is the spot to go in Langley. In summer, the lovely outdoor seating is adjacent a small stage area where local bands offer free entertainment. Can't miss with a stop at this location.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 121 Second Street, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Langley
  • Phone Number: +1 360-221-4515

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Diner, Coffee Shop
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

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