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Coffee Matters

1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
+1 709-753-6980
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (20 reviews)
“panini” (2 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had coffee and lunch here a couple of times on our recent visit to St. John's. It's a hit and miss depending on what you get... the cappucino's and chocolate chip cookies are outstanding. However, we had 3 different kinds of sandwiches and I could...More

Thank adrijanak
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were looking for a light supper and found this gem just by chance. It was a short walk from our hotel and it just looked so inviting from the outside that we decided to try it. We ordered 2 different sandwiches at the counter...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I spent a month working at the City Hostel, around the corner from this place, and most of my mornings would begin with a coffee from here. The servers were never exactly the friendliest people in the world but the coffee was superb. Occasionally I...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Came here for a nice lunch and coffee with friends. Everyone was completely satisfied with their meals. We each got something different. I purchased the veggie sandwich (can’t remember the full name but it’s under gourmet sandwiches on the menu). Got a delicious iced chai...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

There is good coffee and this is a place where it is consistently great. The service is decent. They do know how to do a hand made coffee / beverage well. We are impressed.

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

In walking distance to the big hotels you will find. This kind of gem for a good coffee shop and restaurant.Coffee Maters is the right wording. Finest variety of coffees and cakes . Daily fresh homemade soups , great veggie sandwich . The design is...More

Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I am reviewing this restaurant on two levels 1 the food and the other 2. are the hidden charges on the bill!! First the food ordered crabapple salsa chicken 8.49 this comes in a sandwich. Chicken is smothered in mayonnaise sauce. So you cannot taste...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Small,cozy restaurant with really great waffles and coffee! Good atmosphere! Good selection on the menus!

Thank hcadieux
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The coffee is good. The baked goods and other foodstuffs are tasty and of good quality. No complaints with the fare, generally. However, some of the furniture is literally falling apart and either needs to be replaced or repaired. That said, the atmosphere is cozy...More

Thank Sammy S
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Being right by the Sheraton and not needing the $21 buffet breakfast at the hotel, we ate 2 breakfasts here and enjoyed the laid back ambiance of this local "chain". Food was good and fairly moderately priced.

Thank harry w
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Yes there is free wifi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-753-6980
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We are an Italian-inspired coffee house, offering our own line of high-end desserts, fresh home-made soups, and fresh non-deli sandwiches. We serve fair trade and organic coffee from freshly roasted beans, right here in Newfoundland. We source the highest quality beans. We offer 4 blends of coffee at all times. The quality of our product and presentation are crucial to the experience of each customer. We offer a breakfast menu and we serve only Fair-Trade certified organic coffee.We accept Visa, MasterCard and Debit.We are open 7 days a week: Monday to friday 7 am - 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday 8 am - 10
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