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“Great breakfast/lunch/meeting place”
Review of Mad City Coffee

Mad City Coffee
Ranked #1 of 15 Coffee & Tea in Columbia
Price range: US$1 - US$20
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Come here at least a couple weekends every month for breakfast or early lunch. Staff is great, food is good (and fast) and they accommodate special requests. They encourage groups to meet there and will have evening entertainment by local artists quite often.

Thank Toujours405
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I moved to Columbia this past summer. I knew i loved my new home. After discovering a wonderful coffee shop across the street, i knew i had moved to the right place.

Thank Harriet P
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The coffee is very tasty. Latte's are by far not as sweet as Starbucks, which I find refreshing, but sweeteners are available for those who want them. Offers a good variety of coffee and espresso drinks, teas, and sandwich and soups for the taking.

Thank GothicAlice
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Reviewed 19 March 2016

This is a cozy little coffee shop that is not nearly as crowd as Starbuck's. And, it has more local charm and personality. I'm not a coffee drinker, but I had chai tea latte. I was meeting a friend there for a wedding consultation, and it was quiet and comfortable.

Thank Pursemustmatchshoes
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

Mad City Coffee is a nice coffee shop tucked away in a little business park of sorts near Howard County Hospital. They are fairly spacious inside, with many small tables and free wifi to encourage Starbucking.

They have a lot of different sandwiches, with an emphasis on healthy varieties. I think the casual/bohemian atmosphere they seem to be selling may work against them somewhat as the menu boards are pretty scattered and confusing.

The food is made to order and does taste great. There is a good coffee selection to choose from, which you would expect from the name. Where I have to ding them heavily is on to go orders. They only have clear, thin plastic containers, and they do not wrap their sandwiches in any way. So if you order a hot sandwich for breakfast to go, unless you plan on eating it in the car it won't be hot when you get to work.

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1  Thank renfield1969
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