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The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

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2901 Main St., Santa Monica, CA
Today
06:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 18:00
Sat 06:00 - 17:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Smooth process and clean establishment midway between Venice and SM. Nitro coffee was great! Not bad for a visit

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Thank Tony C
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is a well run branch of the Coffee Bean chain, set on Main Street, that offers all the usual products. However, a major plus is the setting and outdoor seating giving ample chance to meet and chat to the other customers, whilst enjoying the friendly passing foot traffic of dog walkers and strollers on a warm, sunny day

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Thank bsandrs
Malibu, California, United States
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598 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Coffee Bean has good coffee and excellent tea's. Try a Tea Latte and you will know why this place is so successful throughout LA.

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Thank Thomas S
Manchester UK
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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

We came here to grab a coffee, tea, and lunch. The place is where people play chess outside on the garden tables, and they take it seriously! The place is quick at service, and it's a great corner plot to people watch and watch life go by on Main Street.

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Thank Ray_Finkle_9
Brisbane, Australia
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379 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2015

Perfect espresso macchiato. And how I wish I could get those lemon poppy seed muffins in Australia. Really excellent.

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Thank Pauline K
Wadsworth, Illinois
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

We decided to go for coffee to use the restroom. good coffee, clean restroom, good prices, outdoor seating, free Wi-Fi. Near Abbott Kinney and Holy Guacamole on Main Street near Venice Beach

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Thank dutto11
Riyadh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014

Pros Excellent location on Santa Monica Very good Mini Lemon Cocoanut cake Free wifi Cons Closed early on a Friday night @ 10 pm

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Thank almaziad
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2013

It's a good stop on Main Street. A bit small but great to grab a coffee/tea on the go. Great staff. It's a regular go-to-place.

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Thank Marvin B
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2012

There are other Coffee Bean stores around L.A, but this one is special. I went there at least 1 time at a day for 1 month, because it was right next to my english school. The staff is very nice to you, they give you some tips and you dont even have to ask for it! They warn you about... More 

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Thank manuelahm
Ringgold, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2012

we went for after dinner coffee and muffins. so good and fresh!

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Thank liz j

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 16:00
Monday
06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:00
Thursday
06:00 - 18:00
Friday
06:00 - 18:00
Saturday
06:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Main St., Santa Monica, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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