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City Java & News

301 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5525
+1 843-379-5638
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (20 reviews)
“iced mocha” (3 reviews)
“caprese” (3 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
301 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5525
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Stopped here because we had a $5 gift card from the hotel located in the same building. It was enough to get a coffee and a scone. The food was fine, nothing exceptional but certainly average or better. Service was okay.

Thank NDfan65
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Good coffee menu and quick friendly service. I was expecting fresh sandwiches but they are prepared, wrapped and displayed in a cooler.

Thank Boyce W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a locally owned coffee shop attached to a very highly rated hotel. Their coffee is outstanding and the morning snakes are locally prepared. The owner and wife are very present.

Thank chdykeman
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The title says it all. Best coffee, muffins and scones. This small venue at the City Lofts is an excellent place for breakfast or snack. The coffee is the best.

1  Thank GitanaUSA
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great place to get coffee and advise for local activities. Met some nice locals with their 7th generation grandchildren!

Thank sweetwatergirl
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nice to find a little local coffee shop, open early right in our hotel. The first thing I want in morning is my coffee. Great, convenient and young lady working at 6 am was very nice (very early).

Thank italian4560
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is an awesome use of space, and the coffee drinks were great and well priced. Great cup of Joe!!!

Thank Harriss00
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews my wife and I wanted to stop in. She was a little hesitant at first because a coffee shop in a hotel doesn't seem like a place we'd normally visit. I ordered a drip coffee and she had a latte. The...More

Thank Reitz37
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stayed at the motel on the property which provided us with a gift card to your coffee shop. We very much enjoyed our morning coffee from City Java!

Thank Sandra and Jeff S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

After a good night's sleep at the City Loft Hotel, a walk to the edge of the building to the cafe is relaxing. My family and I enjoyed our breakfast sandwiches and coffee. While we had to take our order on the road, we enjoyed...More

Thank gcoldsummers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:30
06:00 - 18:30
06:00 - 18:30
06:00 - 18:30
06:00 - 18:30
06:00 - 18:30
06:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Carteret St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5525
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-5638
  • E-mail
City Java & News, the newest espresso bar to come to Beaufort's Historic District, offers the best in espresso drinks, breakfast, lunch wine & beer, print materials and free wireless internet access. Located within City Loft Hotel, City Java boasts the perfect small (10 or less) conference space. We are excited to share our passion for hot coffee, cool drinks, good news and now lunch with Beaufort. See you soon at City Java & News!
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