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4A Coffee

419 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2903
+1 617-738-4444
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3 weeks ago
“Top-tier 3rd Wave coffee in Brookline”
17 Feb 2017
“Best coffee inBrookline”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice to see some truly great coffee in sleepy Brookline. Out of about 20 places in town that I tried, nothing compared to 4a, a quaint little shop with a really knowledgeable staff. Worth going out of the way for.

Thank hipcheckUK
Reviewed 17 February 2017

There are a lot of places to get good coffee in Brookline but 4A is the best. I have never been disappointed. I like espresso and theirs is just right -- strong but not bitter. We also get all of our coffee beans to grind...More

Thank Oaksquare02135
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I have been going to 4A since it opened. It has been incredibly excellent. I not only have coffees there but also buy their beans to grind and roast at home. Each and every time the beans are freshly roasted. The owners are the best;...More

Thank Bunkerhill70
Reviewed 26 March 2016

My wife and I are an older couple who enjoy starting out each day going out and enjoying a cup of coffee together. We visit France frequently for business and pleasure, and, certainly do get our fill of coffee, there, as well. As accustomed as...More

Thank Napjo
Reviewed 24 November 2014

I came to 4A the first week it was open based on a blog that described the type of machine used. Husband and wife team are great. Knowledgeable, engaging, smart and fun discussions each and every day. High quality every thing. Great flavor that doesn't...More

1  Thank Paul E
Reviewed 16 October 2014

Alan does a great job of providing a high quality product with great friendly service. This can be harder to find that you might think in Brookline.

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 5 August 2013

In a city full of chain coffee shops but seriously lacking in independent alternatives, 4A Coffee is an absolute gem. They roast their own coffee beans on site. The lattes are seriously the best I've tasted. The owners run the shop personally, and will gladly...More

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 17 March 2013

We stopped by late on a Saturday afternoon after reading about this coffee spot in the Boston Globe. The Globe said that Alan Draper originally opened 4A Coffee in Kazakhstan in 2005 but relocated with his wife to Brookline in October 2012. On the menu...More

2  Thank CrazyAboutAcadia
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Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2903
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-738-4444