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Transcend Coffee

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9869 62 Ave NW | 8708 109 Street, 10359 B - 104 Street Lower Level, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 0E4, Canada
+1 780-430-9198
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Edmonton, Canada
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120 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

While yes, I believe they make the best coffee in all Edmonton, my updated review is to express my increased appreciation for the selection of beans they produce and sell. They continue to source some of the world's absolute best coffee and bring it here into Edmonton. In fact, I'd say that they're getting better at the job as their... More 

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Thank Rousu
Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

The best coffee shop in Edmonton. I visit the downtown location often. The staff are so wonderful. The best coffee, all sourced ethically, and the best tea that I have tasted. The description of flavours in the coffee are spot on. All of their coffees taste different, not like other coffee houses. Both locations employee young, talented staff. THE BEST!!!

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Thank Kathy19631
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We are from Cape Town which is very coffee orientated. We have amazing coffee spots so moving to a small town in Alberta has meant that I have had to adjust hugely to the coffee. Starbucks is good, but doesn't quite cut the coffee date spot. This place is lovely! truly reminds me of Cape Town. The coffee is good... More 

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Thank LeighDee4
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I was in town in Edmonton for two weeks for work and on weekends I often like to get some work done in local coffee spots. I visited a Transcend location (near-ish to my hotel on Whyte Ave) and was quite satisfied with my Americano and Chocolate Croissant. The place also had a great atmosphere and vibe. I'd definitely go... More 

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Thank Mark A
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

I have been to a couple of the Transcend locations but frequent the one in Old Strathcona the most. I really love the atmosphere of the place and the staff are so friendly. I'm not a coffee drinker so I appreciate their non-coffee options. I do hear on a very regular basis that their coffee is top notch too though.... More 

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Thank Danielle P
Golden, Canada
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116 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

when we go to Edmonton one of our first stops is this cafe. They make a excellent flat white. unlike some of the chains that try to make a flat white but fail. This cafe gets the temperature of the milk perfect every time and the size of the bubbles in the foam. I am a very picky coffee drinker... More 

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Thank organicgirl48
Red Deer, Canada
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 August 2015

I love this cafe. It has a great atmosphere and great coffee. All the baristas are amazing at latte art and always have a smile. It is in walking distance to the University of Alberta and Whyte Ave.

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Thank Darren M
Edmonton, Canada
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1,212 reviews
702 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 512 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2015

I have been reading all about this Transcend Coffee so decided to check it out. I found the coffee tasty but not bold enough for my liking. I also found it a bit pricey compared to Starbucks. ($4.75 for a regular Latte) The actual venue on 109 Street is lovely and their food offerings look divine. Next time I plan... More 

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Thank kpatters
Montreal, Canada
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

If you want to drink real-ly good coffee, drop by Transcend coffee! It is a small independent coffee shop. You won't regret it!

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Thank CarolineBW
Edmonton, Canada
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Really good coffee. The site, on the corner of a busy main road is not that nice, but hey, it's worth it for the coffee. Did I say the coffee was good?

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Thank Dominik W

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 17:30
Thursday
07:30 - 17:30
Friday
07:30 - 17:30
Saturday
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9869 62 Ave NW | 8708 109 Street, 10359 B - 104 Street Lower Level, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 0E4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton
  • Phone Number: +1 780-430-9198
Description
Transcend Coffee opened at its original location (9869 - 62nd Ave) in the summer of 2006. Transcend Coffee operates on the principals of direct and sustainable sourcing of its coffee world wide. Transcend roasts its excellent coffee daily at its roasting facility (7724 69th Street) and prides itself on the freshness and quality of the coffee it sells. In 2010 Transcend Coffee opened a second location in the historic Garneau Theatre building (8780 109 Street). This location is close to the University and a five minute walk from Whyte Avenue.

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