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Breakfast, Lunch
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed April 26, 2021 via mobile

This gem was such a fabulous find! The coffee is rich and flavorful. They offer alternative milks and a variety of sizes. I hesitate to recommend the cold brew because it’s so GOOD and I don’t want them to run out! ❤️ seriously you’d be...hard-pressed to find better coffee in North America. A must-visit every time we are in the area!More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed October 9, 2020 via mobile

This is divine coffee and cold brew. Excellent enough to drink black! Great space with tables and WiFi.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed November 14, 2019

Nasty coffee taste like greasy dish water tasting coffee even with 3 spoons of sugar just not something I would let enter my stomach on any given day I make much freshly made coffee at home stay clear of this want to be nasty coffee...house fake face front store.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

We went here for breakfast because we wanted something quick and a good cup of coffee. But you get inside and it’s confusing! To order breakfast you have to walk to the back of the store to the right, and all the breakfast choices aren’t...even listed on the board. We chose a loaded scrambled egg meal.... you can choose any number off eggs you want and any ingredients you want for a custom dish. It was delicious but then you have to go to the front of the store to order your drink, and again, selections weren’t on a board. Then you go the middle of the store to pay! We waited quite awhile for our “concoctions”. Probably wouldn’t go back though. It seemed chaotic.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed March 1, 2019

This is a nice little coffee shop in a deli/country store sort of place. Staff is very friendly and the coffee is great!

Date of visit: February 2019
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Unfortunately, we can only speak to the hot cocoa which we describe (to anyone who will listen) as "liquid pudding". We drive all the way from Portsmouth NH to get it since nothing else compares for miles and miles. This last time we each tried...to finish off an extra large with whipped cream and hurt ourselves. We will not make that mistake again, believe me. I graduated from Plymouth State COLLEGE in 1989. If Café Monte Alto had been around way back when, I never would have had beer money.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Stopped by while on a foliage road trip. Good coffee, pastry, vibe. Hasn't changed since my last visit. Just wish they were around when I went to Plymouth State.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I am always in search of the perfect cup - and well, I found it at Cafe Monte Alto - be DARK ROAST beans i've found. I order 2 bags every 2 weeks and would be lost without them. I hope they never go out...of business. Every guest I have to my home loves my coffee. I brew it with a Bonavida coffee auto drip coffee maker each morning - hot or iced! it's be best dark roast around!More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Thank God my parents still live in the area, and I come up regularly. Monte Alto is a must stop, not only to get a delicious hot beverage- but to stock up on Dark Roast beans to bring home- nothing compares to this. It is...always fun coming to Monte Alto, as it seems like the whole town is there and it is nice to catch up with people and see familiar faces.More

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

While staying in Ashland NH, we drive to this coffee shop almost every day with our kids to relax with a super hot drink. We loved their coffee- we are huge coffee snobs, and it was excellent. The kids loved their hot chocolate, and we...all enjoyed the fun laid back atmosphere and wifi. They have lots of different, fun “real” mugs at the front to choose from to make the experience even more unique.More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Yes, Cafe Monte Alto offers takeout services.

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Cafe Monte Alto is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4