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Cool Bean Cafe

40120 Highway 41, Ste C, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8857
+1 559-683-7575
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“quiche” (7 reviews)
“coffee cake” (2 reviews)
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40120 Highway 41, Ste C, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8857
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I️ wanted so much to like this place but the quiche took too long, was lukewarm and too salty, the coffee at the counter was also lukewarm and the fresh brewed decaf was flavorless. Sigh, maybe an off day....

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the Cool Bean Cafe! We ate breakfast here two mornings in a row while visiting Yosemite. Very reasonably priced and a very delicious breakfast sandwich and coffee. Inexpensive refills, which was appreciated. Friendly service. Nice outside seating area. We only wish there was...More

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I like trying local coffee shops for a few reasons one of them being that usually the coffee tastes better then "Starbucks " and two I like supporting local business when I visit a city or town. I had the pumpkin Chai and it was...More

Thank Evie B
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My husband & I stopped here for the first time to try it out and was very impressed. We are older and found it quite good. We will go there again. We had a lite lunch and coffee. The staff were friendly and very helpful....More

Thank cyndic336
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

There are only two local non-corporate coffee shops in Oakhurst and this is one of them. The other is Slim's. Slims does not make blended coffee drinks. I have no idea why they don't. Slims does serve a decent breakfast and lunch menu. Cool Beans...More

Thank Yosemitejenn
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The story of the venue is darling and about the owners. The coffee menu is diverse with some local specialities. The food menu was pretty much homemade treats and very healthy. Nice service and staff. Clean and friendly.

Thank Kathi T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is the coffee shop that beats them all. Great service, wonderful drinks and food and just a great place to be at. The Owners & daughter are just wonderful and we love to come here. top notch!

Thank stacyd443
Reviewed 17 June 2017

It is always "my thing" to try coffee places on every vacation I take...and this was hands down the BEST coffee I've ever had! You can't be in a hurry because the line was out the door when we got there...but it was so good!...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

You'd think with a name like Cool Bean Cafe, it would be all about the coffee. However, I don't even drink coffee... it's my husband and daughter who telegraph "coffee, coffee, coffee" morning, noon and night. They tell me it's the best. For me, it's...More

Thank Daria7
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Always friendly here. Good location. Good coffee. I do wish they were open a little later as it is a good stopping place, especially in winter!

Thank ustravelermom
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Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40120 Highway 41, Ste C, Oakhurst, CA 93644-8857
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 559-683-7575
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Nestled in the foothills at the southern entrance to the famous Yosemite, The Cool Bean Cafe is dedicated to serving the mountain community of Oakhurst--and the many adventurers passing through it--with only the highest quality ethical coffee and tea. We specialize in fairly traded, organic certified, shade grown coffee and direct trade, organic certified tea. We offer traditional drinks (double espressos, lattes, cappuccinos, americanos, flat whites) as well as a variety of our own specialty lattes. We also have a pour over bar where you can select from a list of weekly updated coffee origins and have one of our baristas hand brew you an individual cup of coffee. And, for the aficionado, we also offer cold brewed coffee. We bake delicious pastries and breakfast quiche daily, using organic sustainable ingredients when available. We have a commitment to serve food with ingredients that you can pronounce! We also have GLUTEN-FREE options available! We believe in great customer service, and we strive to make each customer delighted with our handcrafted beverages and food. We are located in the center of Oakhurst, next to McDonald's and Pizza Factory. Come give us a try--we think you will be happy you did!
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