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2043 Westcliff Dr Ste 100, Newport Beach, CA 92660-5509
+1 949-642-5326
06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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117 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I had the Turkish latte with Cardamom. It was a really nice change from my usual morning coffee. The barista was professional and quick. The atmosphere is good. Parking was not an issue. There are plenty of tables. It was very nice, I would go back. Tip: they don't have wifi.

Thank TravelingShasha
Laguna Beach, California
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Hot and humid today. Perfect for a Creamsycle at Kean's. A 50/50 blend of orange and vanilla ice cream to cool you off. Life is good!

Thank Gary P
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Best espresso, cappuccino, coffee, and they find local bakeries to compliment their perfection. We absolutely adored them and the by sheer coincidence saw one of the owners on the show "how stuff works" (I belive that's the one) and it all clicked on it's Diedrich's coffee. That's their passion to make the best with the best ingredients and finding the... More 

Thank happyk8e
Granite Bay, California
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This place has a great story as the owner has relations to Dietrich coffee and qualm roasting machines!! The coffee is the best but they also have ok pastries and fruit smoothies

Thank Bryan45
Longview, Washington
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

My wife and I have been to this coffee shop twice...and have really enjoyed it. We go each time we visit Orange County from Washington State. I tried the Turkish Cafe Latte and really liked it. Both times we visited they were fairly busy when we arrived but they had a line out the door at some point before we... More 

Thank KennethLewisDavisSr
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

EXCELENT coffee! I had the Turkish Café Latte with Cardamon. It was dark and so smooth. Perfect amount of flavor and spices. I don't usually go for spice, but it totally worked. They have interesting choices of pastries too. I'm looking forward to going back to try some. We got 4 coffees for $12 dollars. 2 of them were specialty... More 

Thank Alinmtns
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

It is one of those new third wave cafe.. amazing flatwhite and lovely pourover.. try thier pecan sticky bun it is so yumm..

Thank dew n
Tustin, California
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015

This place and its sister property in Tustin are both great places for coffee. We are at one of them at least twice weekly. Besides coffee, they also have excellent iced teas (the green tea lemonade is my wife's favorite while I like the pear ginger black tea) and fresh fruit, yoghurt, and assorted pastries. Its a bit expensive but... More 

Thank KeSuLu
Portland, OR
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115 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

Came in here on a Saturday morning based on a recommendation. The coffee was really good. The wait and crowd wasn't so good

1 Thank mrlabelman
San Clemente, California
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271 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

The greatest grinds from all around the world. We come weekly to get our fresh coffee to grind at home. But we always get the cappuccino when we visit. The talented baristas always surprise with a cheerful design in the foam. Lately we have been enjoying the coffee blends from Africa. But they also offer a great selection of grinds... More 

1 Thank sjworldtravels

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2043 Westcliff Dr Ste 100, Newport Beach, CA 92660-5509
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-642-5326
Kean Coffee is an independent coffee roaster/coffeehouse owned and operated by Martin and Karen Diedrich. Martin Diedrich founded Diedrich Coffee in 1984, which developed out of his father Carl Diedrich's coffee roasting business. Diedrich Coffee grew from it's roots as an Orange County favorite to become a rather large company, eventually going public and acquiring other coffee chains. In 2004 Martin parted ways with his company and founded Kean Coffee, named for his son, in order to return to his roots as a small, local, independent coffeehouse operator. With Kean Coffee, Martin and Karen have brought the focus back to quality and community, again roasting coffee in-house and elevating coffee to an art form. Kean Coffee is a true community gathering place.

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