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Cocoa Cinnamon

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Breakfast, Late Night
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FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

After much rain...we got clearing & sun...welcome sight...fun sitting outside...good for people watching...great place to take a walk in the booming downtown Durham area

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank hcohn31
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Good place to hang out with friends or with my laptop, but do not like how they serve tea! They poured my order of a large green tea into a (cold) large latte cup which got cold very quickly, and no tea bag or loose...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Shirley B
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Took my sisters there for their bday as they requested. Great hot chocolate and churros!! Friendly service, the young lady gave a nice bday discount! Love the churros! Great place to take the children any day for a nice treat,bring games, tablets for some fun...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank okebranch27713
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Everyone was polite and nothing too negative was happening, but the whole feel of the place was just - at best- neutral. Almost no smiles in the place. Decidedly overcrowded, to be somewhat expected in such a small location, on less chilly days, the outside...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Roger W
Reviewed June 16, 2018

We tried coffee, iced coffee, hot chocolate and iced tea and all were good. Atmosphere is a bit funky and beat up looking. Baristas were friendly. We sat outsider -- unfortunately there were three dogs -- one was not happy sharing the space with the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank elandja
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Nostalgic atmosphere both inside and outside to relax while you enjoy a perfect cup of coffee. Highly recommend this location.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank SeaHawk14
Reviewed June 9, 2018

The good people at Cocoa Cinnamon offer artisanal coffee and local pastry experiences in some funky spaces. They cater to Durham's burgeoning creative class and their off the beaten path real estate choices have become leading indicators of where the market is going. Nevertheless, they...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank TheAviatorRJ
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

I would rank this to be the best indy/cool place in Durham for a cappuccino. Quality is not 100%consistent, sometime coffee is too hot or too cold, too much change of the staff. Joe van Gogh has the better quality and taste, but this place...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 594thiloh
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I thought we'd give this a try on Saturday and wished we had gone to Starbucks like normal. It's more expensive and the cups are smaller. It didn't even taste good. The seating arrangement is kind of weird inside, they also offer...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 68heatherh
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

This place is cute and cozy, and the coffee is pretty great. Service is sometimes slow or uninviting, but a long line or crowded entryway is worth the espresso and a fresh-made pastry. Love coming here when the weather is nice and there is more...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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