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Coffee Matters

1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
+1 709-753-6980
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (20 reviews)
“maple chicken” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

In walking distance to the big hotels you will find. This kind of gem for a good coffee shop and restaurant.Coffee Maters is the right wording. Finest variety of coffees and cakes . Daily fresh homemade soups , great veggie sandwich . The design is...More

Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I am reviewing this restaurant on two levels 1 the food and the other 2. are the hidden charges on the bill!! First the food ordered crabapple salsa chicken 8.49 this comes in a sandwich. Chicken is smothered in mayonnaise sauce. So you cannot taste...More

Thank Hello T
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Small,cozy restaurant with really great waffles and coffee! Good atmosphere! Good selection on the menus!

Thank hcadieux
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The coffee is good. The baked goods and other foodstuffs are tasty and of good quality. No complaints with the fare, generally. However, some of the furniture is literally falling apart and either needs to be replaced or repaired. That said, the atmosphere is cozy...More

Thank Sammy S
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Being right by the Sheraton and not needing the $21 buffet breakfast at the hotel, we ate 2 breakfasts here and enjoyed the laid back ambiance of this local "chain". Food was good and fairly moderately priced.

Thank harry w
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Right down the road from where we stayed at the Elizabeth Manor guest-house, this coffee shop was the perfect breakfast find -- pleasantly surprised by the quality and variety of the food and hot drinks on offer, and loved the seasonal fall decor. Such a...More

Thank Poonamalie
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We enjoyed lunch at this lovely restaurant. It’s a busy place and has an excellent location close to shops and parks. Great food and reasonable prices.

Thank HomedicMunes
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Coffee is wonderful, hot chocolate is divine (opt for the Aztec brew), and treats are amazing. Although they don't offer a traditional bacon and eggs breakfast, they do have several choices. We stayed at a B&B next door and often picked up a late night...More

Thank KVM55
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Best coffee, best hot chocolate, uniquely wonderful goulash, desserts to die for, friendly staff ..... this coffee would be a treasure in any major city on the continent!

Thank MarlaToronto
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I have visited here three times so far and never disappoints. My first visit was for a light dinner. The Cafe was filled with both individuals and groups. I ordered one of the panini that was fabulous. Freshly made to order with all fresh ingredients...More

Thank FlyGirl C
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5 March 2016|
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Response from shillyer | Property representative |
Yes there is free wifi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Military Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 2C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Newfoundland and Labrador  >  Newfoundland  >  St. John's>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 709-753-6980
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We are an Italian-inspired coffee house, offering our own line of high-end desserts, fresh home-made soups, and fresh non-deli sandwiches. We serve fair trade and organic coffee from freshly roasted beans, right here in Newfoundland. We source the highest quality beans. We offer 4 blends of coffee at all times. The quality of our product and presentation are crucial to the experience of each customer. We offer a breakfast menu and we serve only Fair-Trade certified organic coffee.We accept Visa, MasterCard and Debit.We are open 7 days a week: Monday to friday 7 am - 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday 8 am - 10
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