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The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

829 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1809
+1 310-576-0560
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Dec 2016
“Nice location for drinks and outside space”
21 Aug 2016
“Love my Coffee Bean!”
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829 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1809
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Stopped here for coffees and sat outside watching the world go by whilst planning our day. Its an ok place for coffee and chat/meet up but we never eat here and see it synonymous with drinks only.

Reviewed 21 August 2016

I am an iced green tea lover. Whether it's cherry blossom or peach orchard, theirs is fantastic. Tastes great even without sweetener. And I don't like pre-sweetened teas. Also I don't know why, but I LOVE their ice! I always ask for extra cuz tea...More

Thank L T
Reviewed 28 January 2016

I've been this location over a 1000 times, as I go everyday. The good, is its large with a very comfortable outdoor area and fire pit (its on unless its a hot day) which allows ample choice to be seated. While there is tremendous staff...More

Thank pandpCalifornia
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Even though this place is a typical chain, the outdoor patio and fire pit and the friendly baristas give it a comfortable neighbor vibe. There are tons of regulars, and if you stop by three or four times you'll definitely recognize some familiar faces. Coffee...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Just around the corner. Convenient to walk in. 5am-11pm open hours. Great selection of snacks/sandwiches on the go. Very friendly and customer oriented stuff.

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Friendly staff. Good amount of seating out doors. Only drink espresso and with some of their liquid sugar ( not come across that in a cafe before !) I enjoyed some of the best coffee I have ever tasted every morning of our holiday with...More

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 12 April 2014

We went here every day for our coffee and a bagel. One day our croissant was missed and the staff couldn't apologise enough. No big drama for us, Aussies are pretty laid back- we just got something else. But they couldn't do enough to make...More

Thank Bellsie17
Reviewed 14 January 2014 via mobile

I have been to coffee places from Maine to Washington to Texas and all over California. This is by far the best coffee I have ever drank. Their Vanilla latte's are the best

Thank RaiderRon H
Reviewed 7 December 2013

This Coffee Bean is great for locals. It's quieter than the one on 2nd Street and the Promenade and has great seating inside and outdoors.

Thank Marvin B
Reviewed 6 December 2013

Yummy coffee on a great patio! Loved doing some work at this place, the wifi is a little slow due to so many people using it.

Thank Jason S
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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07:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
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06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-576-0560
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