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Boston Bean Cafe - CLOSED

12 S Lake St, North East, PA 16428-1214
+1 814-725-0750
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“quiche” (2 reviews)
“soups” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
12 S Lake St, North East, PA 16428-1214
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Reviews (29)
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2017

It is such a cute little cafe and if I lived in the area, I'm sure I would be there for the americano all the time. I also ordered the roasted red pepper hummus with cucumber and black olives. I wanted to like it but...More

Thank Adventure D
Reviewed 30 January 2017

North East is lucky to have such a great coffee house, one that would not be out of place in the big city. Funky vibe, great coffee, great music, and terrific food. A wonderful place to hang out with your laptop and linger over your...More

Thank Oscar P
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very inviting café, with friendly and efficient staff! The new owner, Tamara, has created such a warm and inspirational atmosphere, and the café is also very clean. My husband, sister, bro-in-law and I were looking for a place to have a light lunch and coffee,...More

Thank KandD773
Reviewed 22 October 2016

It was the Boston Bean or Tim Horton's and boy were we glad we decided on the Boston Bean. It is a great college cafe with exposed brickwork and tin ceilings. We ordered two drip coffees, a breakfast sandwich, a quiche, and a chocolate chunk...More

Thank philosopher_al
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great environment with clean and modern look, super friendly staff and quick service, a notch up from Starbucks and Panera. It's a nice place to meet with friends. As to practical value, bill of the meal is a bit larger than the portion. One side...More

Thank GiantHyssop
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Now called The Bean, new owners reopened the restaurant on September 8, 2016. The turkey and cheddar panini was delicious and the new owners redecorated well. The hours are restricted to breakfast, lunch and early afternoon, but it is definitely a place to try. PS-...More

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to relax for a great cup Of coffee or tea and relax. Pastries are home Made Staff is excellent and friendly. Owner gives the place character

Thank Sitarblue
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Great coffee shop-delicious food. Good service. We stop here every summer when we come in for a visit

Thank kathyh264
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on our way home from Niagara Falls. The potato soup, club sandwich, and hot chocolate are wonderful. Fast, friendly service. Clean restrooms.

Thank Rick Z
Reviewed 21 June 2016

We have been patrons of the location over the years but recently it changed hands. What stood out was the poor quality of food. The clam chowder must have been from a can. The Rueben sandwich I had was mediocre, at best.My wife's sandwich, part...More

Thank Joseph S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$6 - US$8
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Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 S Lake St, North East, PA 16428-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  North East
  • Phone Number: +1 814-725-0750
  • E-mail
We are a trending coffee shop, open 7 days a week, located in historic North East. We roast all of our coffee on-site each day, with our menu items homemade and prepared daily. Lots of merchandise is available for sale in the market, free wi-fi for customers, with free open mic on Sundays. Come check us out!
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