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The Bean Scene

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186 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
408-738-4523
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6:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sunnyvale, California
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Baristas are always welcoming and helpful.'Dual' is one of the baristas there who is always open for a good conversation and has a very positive attitude. I enjoy ordering the hot/cold Soy Chai with a Biscotti or pastry. They have a good Wi-fi for your digital devices, and a large screen tv for all those big sporting events. There... More 

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Thank raineterno
Sunnyvale, California
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270 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Comfy, quiet and tasty - nice sofas and chairs - a great place to come when you want to work for a few hours. The coffee isn't bad either.

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Modiin, Israel
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Located at the lovely Murphy st this place was packed by locals on a Sunday morning. The coffee was excellent, the sandwich was good and the service was very friendly. Excellent value for a breakfast.

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Munich
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456 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

The vibe is unremarkable. Located on “Historic South Murphy,” the feeling inside is individuals stuck to their laptop or smartphone screens amidst a slightly neglected room. The fellow behind the counter was unfriendly, no return smile or “you’re welcome” for a thank you. He did make a very good strong cappuccino but that’s it. My omelet was well below average.... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We do beanScene every Saturday mornings , and its quite place to grab a coffee and muffin and take up call during weekdays ..

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Thank infobalacbe
Sunnyvale, California
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016

This is must visit coffee shop on Murphy Avenue. Great cappuccino's. Also serve savory and sweet food - my favorite is their cheese and ham quiche. Plenty of seating indoors and patio. Free WiFi.

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Thank Boddies2
Mountain View, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Myy friend and I were searching for a coffee spot and unlike her I can't tolerate the computer labs. THis plase is so different and cozy and the wait staff are very nice and the breakfast is divine. The atmosphere was just what I had in mind for a coffee meet, I wish we had such a place in Mountain... More 

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San Mateo, California
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114 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Outdoor tables in the shade, easy to hang out & talk. Had a great fruit smoothie blended with ice cream, perfect for a hot day, especially since I didn't want more coffee. Excellent coffee selection. Located in the cute Murphy's area of Sunnyvale.

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Thank LH L
McDonough, Georgia
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590 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

Espresso machiato and green tea were what we tried and they were very good! We sipped our drinks as we strolled around the avenue.

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Santa Clara, California
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322 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Had breakfast over the weekend prior to hitting the Farmers Market. The food was nice and fresh and the coffee was great. You can tell this is a place that has a lot of regulars that like to hang out and enjoy their coffee. The staff was great and a pleasure to chat with.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast Food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 186 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6112
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: 408-738-4523

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