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Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting

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Ocean Avenue, On Ocean Ave. Between Lincoln and Monte Verde, Carmel, CA
+1 831-626-2913
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Chai latte and hot chocolate very delicious! Good place for stay with family and friends. We love a lot!

Thank gabrielaperim
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Great organic coffee and a good variety of donuts. Staff are friendly and helpful. I tried the dark roast and I think the medium, which had a scent of hazelnut, I loved it.

Thank Majed S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

This coffee roastery has good coffee, but the baristas who served us know nothing about how to make a cappuccino. Truly bad, and not worth sending back for a second try because the sweet young things working that morning did not have a clue.

Thank Kathleen M
Sacramento, California
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124 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016

Stopped by for a mid-afternoon tea and decaf at their location in Pacific Grove (surprised TripAdvisor doesn't show this location). My tea was prepared with loose tea, which the waitress turned into a tea bag. The tea was fragrant and had a good taste. My wife had de-caf, which was full-bodied and came available with her preferred whole milk instead... More 

Thank PGNevis
Livermore, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

In a courtyard south off Ocean is a nice array of outside tables and inside is another area. Service is friendly and helpful, and the selection is good. The bakery offerings to complement the drinks is very good also. Being out of the crowd lets you relax with a good drink while you drink in Carmel.

Thank fgwbita
Ventura, California
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235 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

I'm always up early so, while on vacation, I get up and out of the room so I don't wake the wife up and I'm out walking the area. I found this coffee shop on my first morning out and it opens at 0600 which fits right into my schedule. I had coffee and an apricot scone. Both were very... More 

Thank Dan C
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Coffee, cakes and service were great. We had coffee there each morning and one for the road when we drove to Santa Barbara

Thank GandJ-Australia70
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Located on Ocean street, the Main Street of Carmel. They have very good coffee at a reasonable price.

Thank Gary W
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

As many times as I have been to Pacific Grove, I have never tried the Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting. I had a very good cup there and now I want to go back for more!

Thank JourneyImaged
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, USA
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147 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

They have nice blends. Get the Carmel Foglifter for example. Am a local, go here and buy their coffee often, plus other locations. Boycott corporate coffee available elsewhere at no better or worse than local coffee prices, and get it fresher here.

Thank Local93921

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Avenue, On Ocean Ave. Between Lincoln and Monte Verde, Carmel, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-626-2913

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?