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Black Velvet Coffee | Espresso Bar

3343 main st. Suite F, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
760 000 0000
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Huntington Beach, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 NEW

Fresh brewed coffee was smooth and my vanilla latte was thick and yummy. At just $2 a slice, the banana bread was a nice added treat! We were able to sit in the fabric chairs and booth for added comfort.

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Encinitas, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW

Hi, we really wanted to like this. Our coffee tasted and smelled like pot! That wasn't part of the extensive description!

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california
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Best $3 cappuccino! Lovely setting. Very chic. Euro feel. Don't go to Starbucks! Support the little guys!

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Cairns
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Stopped here for a coffee and were surprised to walk into a very modern minimalist space with great decor. The barista was so friendly and knew what he was doing (even by Australian standards). Coffee tasted great and there is free wifi - always a plus!

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Northern California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Ordered cappuccinos which were so good. Nice and strong. Very friendly service including nearby hiking tips! Also purchased a coconut bar which was incredible. Great coffee shop!

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sf bay area
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Loved their coffee and hot chocolate 2 years ago when we were in Mammoth, visited them this past w/end and boy, we were so disappointed. My coffee tasted really thin and had not substance or flavor to it, my kids' hot chocolate was just so so. The Barista was really nice an sweet though, can't speak the same about her... More 

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Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Stopped by this place. It's buried in a row of outlet stores so we had low expectations. However, as soon you step in, you know they're serious about coffee. The staff are lovely - very friendly and welcoming. The coffee is really fantastic. Smooth and delicious. The only downside is there are nothing available to eat - not even a... More 

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Kosciusko, Mississippi
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Maybe not what you'd call cozy, but I loved the decor. But that's not the main thing, is it? Hubby and I both enjoyed the coffee and its artful presentation. If we lived here, we would visit often.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Went on vacation for a few days and noticed black velvet coffee was new and decided to go in and try it out. Ordered a mocha and was instantly hooked. Great coffee and a reasonable price! We went back every day we were in Mammoth- if you need a delicious cup while you're in town go here!

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Ashland, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Early birds get 2 for 1. What's not to love?? Great fresh roasted and dripped coffee, great staff courteous and cheerful. Try the chocolate/coconut bars for a post-hike treat!

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Additional Information about Black Velvet Coffee | Espresso Bar

Address: 3343 main st. Suite F, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
Phone Number: 760 000 0000
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:45 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 4
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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