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Small World Coffee

254 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
+1 609-924-4377
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“chai” (3 reviews)
“burrito” (4 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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254 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a great little spot on Witherspoon Street. Excellent selections of coffe. Real coffee not the hocus pocus brands. zYou can get some good bakery goods and also tacos. Next door to Princeton/Army Navy which is a great clothing store for excellent prices on...More

Thank tullio7
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A fine place for take-out/takeaway drinks or sandwiches, but no WiFi or restrooms. I'm surprised that the rating so high, given these details.

1  Thank Benjamin F
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I visited the Small World Coffee location close to Westminster Choir College, which we were visiting. (This is not the same as the downtown location across from Princeton University.) Egg sandwiches were tasty and a good value. I'm a black tea drinker,...More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Hurray - Small World on Nassau just got a LOT BIGGER! New covered seating out front has gas heaters and full glass garage-style doors which pop up w sun and give you fresh air with a cover over your head. They just changed their lunch...More

Thank Mark W H
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We greatly enjoyed our lattes and coffee but the food preparation emphasized low fat to such a degree that the burrito and open faced sandwich lacked flavor. I admit that I may have ordered poorly. It is popular and the staff is very friendly

Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Place to be for a chat with friends/colleagues around a cup of REAL coffee. Good drinks, also take-out in any setting. Don't go for a quiet or privat conversation, but enjoy the busy atmosphere with a small group

Thank Elie V
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I like tasting different coffee roasts. This is one of the better non-chains and well liked by locals.

Thank Salvatore F
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Small World is a place to see everyone who makes their home in Princeton as well as virtually everyone who works or studies at the university. It is not at all uncommon to see the president of the university picking up morning coffee there. The...More

Thank nassau2
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Excellent coffee served in a typical university atmosphere with tweeds, hats, computers, smart phones and newspapers.

Thank GeorgeTaylor46
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The potential of great coffee depends on many factors and Small World has mastered them all! Of two locations, Nassau had less seating but they have just gotten outdoor seating both covered and on a sun deck. The coffee (and Chai) here is as perfect...More

Thank Mark W H
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Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254 Nassau St, Princeton, NJ 08542-4623
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 609-924-4377
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