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Crucial Coffee Cafe

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26 Charlotte St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3646
+1 904-810-2080
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Wellington, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quaint coffee shop with outdoor seating in a garden setting. We were there on a Friday night and then had a guy playing an electric piano. Nice. My iced coffee was good. Service adequate. Prices were similar to Starbucks. An enjoyable place to relax and have a cup of coffee.

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Thank Stephen R
Ocala, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughters and I visited this quaint coffee business on a chilly night. They have a large selection of beverages and some tasty looking cakes and desserts. The building is small with many old time items hanging on the walls. The coffee that the barista made for my daughter was done very artistically and she said it was delightful. The... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Came by around 11 and was told by the guy working that we had to wait 10 minutes while he did the ice cream. It took almost 20 minutes to finally get a coffee. Usually like coming here. Need to go elsewhere as they don't have enough help. Or maybe schedule your staff before opening times so they can do... More 

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Thank Chantalaolivero
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Absolute decadence in caffeine. Delicious. Kind barista. Quaint setting. Perfection. I had the breve with Irish creme today. Last night had their key lime pie. Best in my life.

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Thank Jamie L
Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Having worked at various coffee shops in our youth and also being coffee snobs we were blown away by how awesome both their coffee and chai were. All the little knickknacks provided us with endless amusements every morning we visited. If you like coffee or tea your owe it to yourself to stop by. If you do, make sure to... More 

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Thank Bigstupidjellyfish
Erie, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Stop in at least once a month as a little treat! Lots to choose from. Try snicker cappuccino!

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Thank Cassieann31
Tamarac
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

The shop is amazingly cute, but what is most important, the coffee is excellent. Conveniently located to everything.

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Thank Erik F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Nice stop for a snack, coffee, ice cream, or ice cream and coffee!! Refreshing interlude from the sun crowded main streets! Would return.

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Thank Michael S
Dominica
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this little gem on our way out of town and had to stop in. Small open air cafe on the corner with eclectic items inside including a snarky magnet collection we thoroughly enjoyed while we waited for our drinks. We both got an Almond Joy Frozen Mocha and they were prefect!! Not too sweet and a great cool... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Crucial Coffee is a cozy, colonial style structure with delicious offerings. The Spiced Thai coffee is heavenly! Try a butterscotch cookie too. Highly recommended!

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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
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Charlotte St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3646
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Saint Augustine
  • Phone Number: +1 904-810-2080

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?