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La Colombe

1414 S Penn Sq, Philadelphia, PA 19102-2542
+1 215-977-7770
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (31 reviews)
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1414 S Penn Sq, Philadelphia, PA 19102-2542
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Reviewed today

Having read that La Colombe was the best coffee spot in the US, we had to try it. Not sure it is THAT good, but the coffee is not bitter and really is excellent. My almond croissant was not spectacular.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good coffee, The in crowd people of Philly Good place for connections מקום מעולה לקפה ויצירת קשרים קרוב לכיכר של הרובע היוקרתי Close to Rittenhouse Square and shopping streets

Thank ilan N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has a cool atmosphere and great coffee. I had a cappuccino which was quite remarkable. It was worth the walk from the convention center.

Thank Eastcoast1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying the weekend at The Monaco and decided to get some good coffee at Colombe. The coffee is wonderful and the skim latte is smooth and has wonderful flavor. The only call out is that I was getting coffee with my 3 year...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 23 March 2018

They have the best coffee I have ever had. I only went for fun so that I can taste a couple different kinds that was recommended.

Thank Marina R
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Absolutely favorite coffee place in Philly. Very friendly service, the best cappuccino. the one in Fishtown have great breakfast. We always buy their coffee too.

1  Thank Iressa-Andrey
Reviewed 17 January 2018

If you during the morning commute hours, be prepared to wait in a line. But don't decide to leave. The wait is worth it. Their coffee and pastries are some of the best in the city!

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 16 January 2018

As a college student who loves to travel, I decided to take one last trip before my spring semester started. I drove up to Philadelphia for the day, and started exploring downtown. I'd heard good things about La Colombe from friends, but had never actually...More

1  Thank joncwyatt
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Probably the worst Cream cheese-bagel i had ever have. Sooo much Cream Cheese that it turn out disgusting. Coffee was ok. I wont try again. Staff was nice.

Thank Andree-anne F
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Best coffee I have ever had outside of Italy. Steaming hot, and flavorful with out being horribly bitter.

Thank Marie S
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Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1414 S Penn Sq, Philadelphia, PA 19102-2542
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-977-7770
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