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Trabant Coffee & Chai

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602 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-2204
+1 206-675-0668
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 3, 2015
“Good breakfast ”
Apr 7, 2015
“Very Nice Coffee Shop”
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7:00 am - 6:00 pmAll hours
602 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-2204
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Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

We were staying at the Courtyard and were looking for a quick breakfast. Nice selection of bagels, coffee, etc. Super friendly service. Good prices.

Thank Christy D
Reviewed April 7, 2015

We were staying at the Marriott down the block from this shop so it was a pretty easy choice when we wanted to step out for coffee after we checked in. The storefront was unremarkable and the interior was a bit cavernous. It appeared that...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed October 27, 2013

We came across Trabant during our Seattle by Foot coffee tour. The place was bright and quiet. The coffee was divine and the customer service was excellent! We tasted the Deri Kochoha and Esmerelda Geisha varieties as well as an apple cider chai recipe that...More

Thank Kelley M
Reviewed August 1, 2013

This is my favorite coffee shop in Seattle. They have great coffee, tasty snack, free internet, and pleasant service. The Seattle location has seats facing the windows for people watching, tables in the back for small groups (a few board games provided), and tables upstairs...More

1  Thank JJA_in_Seattle
Reviewed April 28, 2013

I was on business nearby in Seattle and a co-worker clued me in on this place. I ended up coming back three times. This is the most unique and flavorful espresso that I've ever had. Apparently, they use single source beans from Central America. The...More

Thank DesMoines
Reviewed April 17, 2010

I was recently in this place, back-to-back days, on two separate occasions. I came with the intent of hanging out to get some work done. Don't do that...if you come to this place, do it with the intention of grabbing your coffee and moving on...explanation...More

1  Thank JediSushiChef
Reviewed January 1, 2008

One of the best three espressos I have had in Seattle, and great staff. Though while drinking my one drink around 2pm, saw two drug deals across the street in front of the bank and two different people pee in the alley. No shortage of...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2007

i love this chai place...go there and enter ur name and get a free chai after 10 purchases. also, monday is amatuer open mic night, good times.

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Reviewed December 3, 2007

My favorite coffee shop in Seattle!

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 602 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104-2204
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > University District
  • Neighborhood: University District
  • Phone Number: +1 206-675-0668
Located in Seattle's Pioneer Square, Trabant Coffee and Chai was built to remove barriers between customers and baristas. This independently owned coffee shop serves tasty espresso, coffee, and chai.
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