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The Artistic Bean

8027 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-4034
+1 865-310-2434
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“beans” (19 reviews)
“fritters” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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08:00 - 19:00 Hours
Cafe, American
8027 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-4034
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was cozy and friendly. Husband and I got lattes and the kids got hot chocolate. It did take a little bit of time for everything to be made, and there was only one person working, but it was totally worth the wait. And...More

Thank Backincincy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wherever you travel, it’s very important to have a place to go where you can enjoy that cup of coffee. This is the place to go. There are delicious varieties to savor there or to purchase by the pound to go, because they roast their...More

Thank LovingRetirement2017
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We enjoyed truly great gourmet coffee and excellent pastries. Additional plus: very friendly service, comfy sofa/chairs, good and suitably quiet background music. A very civilized place!

Thank Gesa K
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Great find! Love finding roasters that know how to make great coffee! Great prices and great people!

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We stopped in to try some espresso and get a pound of beans. My husband and I have both worked for coffee companies before, and we tend to love many small coffee shops. The espresso was hand packed and it was amazing. It was very...More

Thank bburg
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I love this place. I am not a coffee drinker, but my husband is, so when I go with him, I order the hot chocolate. I have never tasted hot chocolate this good anywhere else!! Yummy!

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Got a couple of coffees here last week and immediately fell in love. It was so fresh and delicious. Service was amazing too. Even have an outdoor area to sit at so we could enjoy our coffees while taking in the breeze and mountain view’s....More

Thank knoxgold
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The delicious aromas of coffee greet you as you enter the door! They have many varieties of delicious coffee and also sell it by the bag to take home.

Thank JGH793
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This place has delicious coffee, hot and frozen. Recommend the Mountain Man Coffee. Very friendly. Banana nut muffins and Apples Fritters were delicious. Located in same shopping center as Ace Hardware in Townsend.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 23 May 2018

we first visited The Artistic Bean two years ago on our first visit to Townsend. We enjoyed a nice hot cup of coffee while visiting with a local woodcarver, Hezzie, who is a fixture outside on most days. Our stay in town wouldn't be complete...More

Thank Jayne S
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17 April 2018|
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Response from Flipsville58 |
They have soya milk.
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25 July 2016|
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Response from GoldRushJunkie | Reviewed this property |
The hours are 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM, Monday through Saturday and closed on Sunday. I stop at this quaint little shop many times during our trips to the area. We always buy several pounds while we are there. Their coffee is a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8027 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-4034
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 865-310-2434
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