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Coffee Waves

1007 State Highway 361, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5048
+1 361-749-0825
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (211 reviews)
“sandwiches” (47 reviews)
“iced mocha” (5 reviews)
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1007 State Highway 361, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5048
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited several times and got coffees to go. The first time the coffee was hot and delicious. Next time it was just warm, but still drinkable. The third time , it was so cold we had to take it back to our hotel and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kay k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time lived the inside decor nothing like the outside had the Chai latte very good. Decaf coffee also good plan to return

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 613DANIELS
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for fru-fru coffee at Port Aransas this is the place. Great coffee and wonderful gelato. WiFi and places to sit and relax!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank joycetwin2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped a couple months back and really loved the frozen coffee drinks we had. I had the mocha and my husband had the vanilla. Both were delicious! The staff was friendly and even assisted us in picking out our drinks. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mkr146
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a good cup of coffee so we came here because of all the good reviews. I got a 12 oz black coffee. Wanted robust coffee but all they had was 2 medium roasts, mine was “Peru”. My husband got a 16...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JudyW531
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent breakfast stop! Superb cafe latte with beautiful topping. Our ham, egg, and cheese paninis were fresh and tasty. Friendly and engaging staff made this stop an addition to our Porr A food list!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GenieImages
Reviewed 22 October 2018

As early risers we got to Waves before their 7am opening time, and we were pleased to see that they opened promptly at 7. They said that they didn't have fresh croissants, but they could sell us one from the prior day. That was perfectly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hsbvim
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Cute little coffee shop with yummy gelato ice cream. Had coffee there in the morning and went back in the afternoon to try some gelato. There are several flavors to choose from. You can try a sample or two to help you decide, since all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tammy687
Reviewed 23 September 2018

I dream about this coffee. Wish I lived closer! Went every day while on vacation. Next time I'll definitely try the gelato!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 20 September 2018

So so happy to see they were opened yesterday. We have not been back since HARVEY and wow the remodeled place looks even better than original!!! Of course the coffee and everything else is great!!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gretchen B
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Fisher B
5 June 2018|
Response from Rayne F |
I don’t think they have that. I recall them having a panini but that was it. It’s misty breakfast coffee and gelato.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 State Highway 361, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5048
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-0825
  • E-mail
Serving artisan-level espresso, homemade Italian gelato, fresh-cut Boar's Head panini sandwiches, breakfast sandwiches, pastries, muffins, bottled drinks and juices. Free Wi-Fi, live music every Friday night. Voted Texas' best coffee shop! This is truly "love on the end of an island".
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