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Better Living Through Coffee

100 Tyler St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6702
+1 360-385-3388
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (35 reviews)
“chai” (4 reviews)
“pastry” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 18:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
100 Tyler St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6702
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Reviews (218)
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Reviewed yesterday

It is always a pleasure to visit this unique coffee cafe on the water. Casual, comfortable. Best coffee around.

Thank popogonggong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Better Living Through Coffee first of all, has the most wonderful staff. Besides that, the food, be it fresh pastries in the morning or salads and soup in the afternoon is so good and fresh. They make quiches daily too. I highly recommend a visit...More

Thank Fran M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love how they make the coffee right in front of us-pouring hot water over grounds to drip in a big mug. The atmosphere in their store front was one that we didn't want to leave! The view of the water below was wonderful

Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just can't get my mind around the fact that they have regular milk, almond milk, coconut milk, but no soy! Food is great, coffee without soy, not so much

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite spot to hang out in Pt. Townsend. Good coffee, great chicken pot pie and baked goods. Lovely view and a nice relaxed vibe.

Thank Becky K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great cup of Java and a great view of the water. Good wifi and a nice atmosphere. We kept going back!

Thank fishline3
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great place to hang out with the locals and to get a feel for the young residents of Port Townsend. Because its close to the ferry terminal, there are also a fair number of tourists and commuters who stop it. My Cafe...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Perfect and delicious locally roasted coffees with friendly staff and a wonderful homemade limited menu for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Windows look out onto Port Townsend Bay. Many locals are devoted. Great coffee, delicious food, very reasonable prices. Casual.

Thank janetzim
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It's a standard coffee place with a bar in the back. My boyfriend and I came here for a coffee and a quick breakfast before leaving town and were a bit dissapointed. The food selection was limited to a few small, oddball pastries, not a...More

Thank mirandanbenson
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

They do coffee extremely well. Right on the water - everything just tastes better. Or is it that they do real food and have choices for the Gluten-free(us), the vegetarian, the vegan, and the carnivore. The staff are attentive and really into being part of...More

Thank rvr2mtn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Tyler St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6702
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-3388
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