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Buddy Brew Coffee

2020 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606-1579
+1 813-258-2739
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“avocado toast” (4 reviews)
“beans” (7 reviews)
“pop overs” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
2020 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606-1579
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a nice shop to have a decent espresso and found Buddy Brew. Nice set up, great espresso and excellent breakfast (hangover). Free Wifi with lots of seating space and large windows to let the light in or look out. Only call...More

Thank pdxballard
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is the original location for Buddy Brew and still my favorite. The cafe has various types of seating from comfy couches and chair to high top long tables (family style so enjoy striking up a conversation with someone new) to bars that look out...More

Thank 777katelynd
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The subscription service is a mess, although the coffee is excellent. The first subscription was a total disaster so cancelled it and started a new one special coffee which was $5 more per month than the regular subscription. However, we get the same coffee that...More

Thank Amelia_13
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Stopped here to do some work and grab a cup of joe. The set up is great.. The coffee was excellent but the ambiance with all the beautiful people helped.

Thank T8951PSanthonyc
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Very cool Coffee shop that also has great food. This place is always busy and parking can be difficult but it is worth the wait !

Thank Soccermike1015
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We've only been visiting here a few months, but Buddy Brew is growing on me like a well-read book. Its slightly funky, comfortable but aged appearance draws University types (and normal people besides) who relax here with a pretty good unStarbuckian coffee and some tasty...More

Thank EndtoEndHiker
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

What a great little coffee shop in a great little town. The downtown Tampa area had lots to offer in shopping & restaurants, but then to add this awesome coffee shop makes it that much better. The staff was super friendly. There was plenty of...More

Thank FoxyGurl23
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick pick me up. The place was buzzing with customers sipping and people watching. I found the 20's female cashier slightly inpatient and neither kind or unkind. By the time I ordered, there was no one behind me so her efforts...More

Thank JimE782
Reviewed 3 February 2018

This is a gem. If you are a coffee snob, look no further. This is the place...we tried many in Tampa, and this is the spot!!

Thank C K
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Absolutely love Buddy Brew. The atmosphere is modern and it has a great coffee house vibe to it. You can go in here and get really comfortable for awhile. Settle in for a read, with your computer or with a friend to chat. They have...More

Thank susant771
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
6:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2020 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606-1579
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-258-2739
  • E-mail
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