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City Java & News

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301 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5525
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 6:30 pm
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I stop by City Java every Friday morning on my way to Art Class! I'm addicted to their frozen moccachino drinks. Have been doing this for several years now! Workers are friendly; drinks are great!

Thank Beckybaldwin
Beaufort, South Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great place to start the day. Great coffee and special sandwiches, snacks. Besides the guests at Citi Loft, many locals come by every day.

Thank cacalacky
McDonald, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was great had the best coffee and pastries. Went there every morning. great location. They also have wine and beer

Thank ACJR59
Beaufort, South Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

A nice little place with great coffee, breakfast pastries, and sandwiches. Lots of folk set up their computers while enjoying a cup of coffee.

Thank KCC843
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

By far the best coffee in Beaufort. While their prices are comparable to other coffee shops in the area, you get more for your money. When you get a frozen coffee they put real espresso in it at no extra charge. Their 12 oz espresso drinks come with 2 shots of espresso (at competitors you only get 1) and their... More 

Thank Lisa O
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

I have had their coffee before and it was pretty good. I have been disappointed with Starbucks here in town so decided to go back to City Java. Waited 10 minutes behind one person in line and had to leave for appointment. I really needed a cup of coffee.

Thank Snowny2016
Charleston, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Hands down the best coffee in Beaufort, SC. The coffee comes from Ravenel, SC and is delicious. They make coffee ice cubes with left over coffee!! This helps iced beverages from being watered down. Genius! They can make just about any beverage you would like and have a fun and creative menu. (City latte = raspberry and white chocolate....yum.) Awesome... More 

Thank Louisa843
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

I've had coffee at both of Beaufort's downtown locations and I would highly recommend City Java for all you espresso needs. They know their stuff.

Thank SCreviewer2008
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

I always liked coming down from my room at the City aloft to this cute little cafe for my morning coffee. Newspapers, a few knick-knacks, snacks, juices and libations even are within just a walk downstairs.

Thank Logan P
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

I adore this cute, little coffee shop! The barista's are as sweet as can be & the coffee/baked goods are unreal. When I moved away from Beaufort, I craved City Java all the way from Charlotte! Now, when I visit my family in Beaufort, I always stop at City Java on my way in & on my way out! All... More 

Thank Christieb1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5525
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: 18433795638
City Java & News, the newest espresso bar to come to Beaufort's Historic District, offers the best in espresso drinks, breakfast, lunch wine & beer, print materials and free wireless internet access. Located within City Loft Hotel, City Java boasts the perfect small (10 or less) conference space. We are excited to share our passion for hot coffee, cool drinks, good news and now lunch with Beaufort. See you soon at City Java & News!

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