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Small World Cafe

14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542-3347
+1 609-924-4377
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (5 reviews)
“beans” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (3 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Gluten Free Options
14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542-3347
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Since I was staying in Spring Street, just about 100 meters away from my stay; I observed the place being quite popular among the Princeton residents. Am generally a big fan of Starbucks, yet I tried the coffee here and I liked it. The aroma...More

Thank Raghuraman C
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The cafe is a great local coffee shop offering some unique drinks and desserts. It's a big shop and I always prefer these specialty cafes as oppose to the national chains.

Thank bcsystems
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Love this gathering spot. Always busy with people coming and going so makes for great people-watching if you're not busy. Nice cappuccinos and GF desserts. People are great.

Thank Lydia O
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Princeton locals, the students and their friends love the coffee. One of the earliest shops offering organic and fair trade coffee.

Thank David G
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I love living in Princeton, and it has many great places to hang out. Small World Coffee isn't one them. I'm in a very small minority - most locals absolute love the place. I've never understood why. It seems to have been designed by a...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

For the best coffee and great atmosphere head to Small World Cafe. My favorite drink is an iced cappaccino.

Thank squeak12
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This cozy cafe has a great selection of coffee beverages, teas, great Mexican hot chocolate, and baked treats. I use this as a great meeting spot too. I see many people working on their laptops (free wifi available). This is a nice antidote to the...More

Thank Noemidlp
Reviewed 12 April 2017

After giving up cappuccinos/coffee for almost 8 years, Small World Coffee got me hooked once more! Not only are their cappuccinos the best i've had anywhere, they make them with incredible consistency across all of their (super friendly) baristas. There is a nice selection of...More

Thank Duna36
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I used to be a starbucks gal, but small world has changed me. Their coffee is the best, the ambience so nice, the baristas and cooks so friendly and knowledgeable! The owner treats her employees very well, thus they are happy. This is the only...More

Thank i c
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Nice place, wifi, good coffee and interesting super spicy chai tea. If you want to work, it's a good possibility.

Thank maxparucca
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21 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Laura35014 | Reviewed this property |
Assorted Pastries at breakfast. Great selection! Sorry I can't help with the lunch menu. We were not there at that time of day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542-3347
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-4377
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