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1300 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-3442
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6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since Portland is very big on coffee I decided to try this location. For one I love the set up. The old lathe machines and other factory machines as décor and tables is awesome. I ordered a cappuccino and a croissant. The croissant was cold but the coffee...DELISH! So good I made another trip, out of my way, the next... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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69 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite coffee roaster in Portland. Great coffees available and the staff was friendly. A little expensive but worth it.I will be ordering their coffee often.

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Thank dunl1122
Portland, Oregon
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516 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I've been at their Hawthorne shop plenty of times & like it quite a bit. Imagine my dismay when I asked at the counter what tea they had, and the guy said, "None. We only have coffee." I'm not sure I've ever had that experiences in Portland before. He wasn't that apologetic or that concerned either. So, I bought a... More 

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Thank bryan h
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Easily the best cup of coffee and latte I've ever had across the globe! This place is special and a must stop to enjoy Coava's superb coffee.

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Thank Kentucky1968
Wilsonville, Oregon
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Coava's pour-over coffees are Portland's best! Its clean and balanced cups are brewed with close attention to water temperature and drip time, and highlight the taste of Coava's finely roasted coffee beans. Well-made espresso-based drinks and a limited selection of pastries are also available.

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Thank David H
Toronto, Canada
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109 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Wow, don’t forget your hipster I.D. when you enter. Such a cool place and unique atmosphere, but pretty sure we didn’t fit in. And the coffee? Holy cow (I’m pretty sure hipsters don’t say that)! I cashed in my Chemex v-card. Had my first Chemex pour-over and was so, so, so impressed! That was absolutely the strongest coffee I’ve ever... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Wow! Simply the best coffee I've ever had. The latte was incredible! It's a hip and very sparse kind of place. The menu is limited and you'll take what they give you. I saw the Portland episode of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee and had to try it when we were in Portland, and am I glad we did! The... More 

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Thank Vegas_Gar
Kenai, Alaska
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76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Industrial setting with a plethora of simply amazing woodwork, from the counters to the bathrooms (!), this place is like a woodworker's dream and treasure trove of ideas! THE DETAIL in every bit of woodworking is EYE-POPPING. The staff was rather indifferent, not really friendly, but certainly not unfriendly. They just weren't very chatty or cheerful. I kind of like... More 

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Redmond, Washington
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112 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

5 stars for the design, 5 stars for the coffee, 5 stars for how serious they take it. Highly recommended. Go

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Thank Guy M
Seattle, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Portland is a frequent destination for may wife and i! We visit 10 or more times in a given year. So, we've had our share of good Portland coffee. Coava was new to us on this trip. We walked across the Hawthorne Bridge from the downtown side to meet the good friend who recommended meeting there. Coava has a converted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 SE Grand Ave, Portland, OR 97214-3442
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland

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