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City Bistro Tea House & Coffee Co.

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European, Cafe, International, Contemporary
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1280 N Ponce de Leon Blvd, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3180
+1 904-209-6810
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07:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Wed 07:00 - 17:00
Thu 07:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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147 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went as a group based on a recommendation. We were told the food was good and the service quick. We were the only group ordering food, everyone else coffee. Well, it took 30 minutes to get sandwiches. We said we were in a rush and checked on our food three different times and were told it was being made... More 

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Thank ArtieQL
Tampa, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visiting St. Augustine and loved this place!! Went there every morning and still crave more. Wish we had one in Tampa, FL :) Can't wait till our next visit

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Thank Diana M
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was a nice Starbucks alternative, then added open-mic for local entertainers. Gourmet coffees & light lunch menu. Lately pushing the wine-bar more than the basic day trade. Very expensive for a day-old danish & coffee ($6+). No longer the Starbucks alternative.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Visited on a quick visit to the area on our way home from vacationing... what a wonderful surprise to find this spot! I had the breakfast wrap with bacon, and it was the best I've ever had. Tons of eggs and cheese, very large portion, extremely well-presented. I ate half and am looking forward to the other half for tomorrow's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We discovered this on our exit from St Augustine; if it had been any earlier, we would have returned and returned! This offers the best coffee I tasted during my three weeks in Florida. I loved the eggs benedict I ate too, really fresh and tasty. Thank you for such a memorable breakfast.

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Thank BVHM
Alpharetta, Georgia
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106 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Our hotel was right next door (Holiday Inn). We heard great reviews here. It looks simple enough from the outside but inside it was cool. They had guitars and local artwork on the walls. The wait staff was nice. Our bagel and egg wrap breakfast sandwich was presented to beautifully - and can I tell you that the cream cheese... More 

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Douglas, Georgia, USA
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Went here early on a Sunday morning for coffee. Also got an apple muffin. While eating with my wife on free WIFI, a singer got up and played while we were there and was very good. A nice surprise...

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Orlando, Florida
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Normally I'd wait until the 3rd or 4th visit to provide a review, but this time it only took one visit. Carefully wrapped sandwiches with a small salad containing a variety of greens not just a bunch of lettuce as other places makes their menu a unique one. Great taste, good service, and great atmosphere. I won't be surprised if... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We were heading towards a branch of Denny's for breakfast on our way out of St Augustine when we sorted this place next door. Great coffee, breakfast sandwiches and friendly service were very much a feature and there is live music in the evenings. A definite place to find

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Thank Bob M
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast on our way to the airport. The coffee is outstanding, and they definitely have a foodie breakfast menu. Enjoyed the egg breakfast wrap and the turkey kale bowl. Different, delicious, and healthy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 15
Cuisine
European, Cafe, International, Contemporary
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1280 N Ponce de Leon Blvd, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3180
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-209-6810
Description
Partners Robyn & Ted Mooney & Natasha Olivera, along with an outstanding crew, strive to provide a warm genuine dining experience focused on fresh ingredients, local produce & a sense of community. An experience rather than just a meal, an occasion for some food for thought & being more than just a flash in the pan is what we strive toward every day. What has followed since our beginning has been an exciting and joyful exploration of who we are, what we love and what we envision sharing with the world. Our search for the sincerely exceptional has led us to create a restaurant that embodies a home away from home, a place to run into friends, or make new ones. The Bistro is centered around celebrating community culture, local art & music. The heart of our menu is about good clean culinary techniques, respect for ingredients and their origin and our environment. More than just concept, this is a tangible & heartfelt component of who we are & what we are creating. Special attention is given to vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and healthy options because we believe in encouraging diversity at the table & carefully curating a menu that satisfies every individual. Our Chefs & Baristas are well-informed & knowledgeable about the origins of every product & it would be our pleasure to custom-make any item to suit your preferences and requirements. Please join us soon, make yourself at home & become a part of our growing family.

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