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At The Octagon

118 Cooper St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4527
+1 831-429-5858
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good67%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Oct 2016
“Cute coffee place”
23 Apr 2016
“Coffee at the Octagon”
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118 Cooper St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4527
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Good latte, interesting building, friendly barista, historic building, free wifi with code on your receipt.

Thank AnnElizabeth97123
Reviewed 23 April 2016

I had a chocolatey coffee concoction here that was really good. The building itself is small, but interesting and historical. You may need to get coffee to go if all the tables are full. Free wifi draws a lot of college kids on the weekends...More

Thank CarlyK6789
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I've tried several coffee places in Santa Cruz and this is by far the best tasting one with espresso based drinks. The cappuccinos and lattes are great and the staff is wonderful in preparing it just the way you like it. One big bonus is...More

Thank Brix510
Reviewed 11 March 2015

The Octagon is close to the Downtown Santa Cruz area, right next door to the Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce as well as the Museum of Art and History. First, I find the building's shape - Octagon - very fun to look at. There is...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 28 September 2014

This is a great place to take a break when you are mooching around Santa Cruz: excellent coffee, comfortable places to sit, wifi, and friendly staff.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 7 April 2014

i'm surprised there are so few reviews of this place. We were sightseeing in Santa Cruz during a downpour of biblical proportions when we spotted Octagon and a parking spot right in front. Their coffee is spectacular. Breakfast sandwiches were delicious. The barista was friendly...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 17 January 2013

I've been a Lulus customer for years. Both locations have the best coffee, great atmosphere, reasonable prices and great foods. Love them.

Thank Song H
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Unique building, free wifi, good coffee. Can be noisy due to acoustics, so don't count on cellphone conversations while inside.

Thank halrhp
Reviewed 12 November 2011

The girl who made my coffee had an attitude, but she made a mean cappuccino, so I forgave her. This place has cool art.

Thank moonslice
Reviewed 3 July 2009

Lulu's At the Octagon is a pleasant coffee shop located in the "Octagon," the only surviving piece of the historic Cooper House complex, which was destroyed in the '89 Loma Prieta earthquake. I loved the old Cooper House and pine for the lazy days I...More

Thank RPF49
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  • Address: 118 Cooper St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4527
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-429-5858
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