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Better Living Through Coffee

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100 Tyler St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6702
+1 360-385-3388
07:00 - 18:00
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I love how they make the coffee right in front of us-pouring hot water over grounds to drip in a big mug. The atmosphere in their store front was one that we didn't want to leave! The view of the water below was wonderful

Thank Naomi L
Port Townsend, Washington
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just can't get my mind around the fact that they have regular milk, almond milk, coconut milk, but no soy! Food is great, coffee without soy, not so much

Thank Diane W
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My favorite spot to hang out in Pt. Townsend. Good coffee, great chicken pot pie and baked goods. Lovely view and a nice relaxed vibe.

Thank Becky K
Vancouver, Washington
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great cup of Java and a great view of the water. Good wifi and a nice atmosphere. We kept going back!

Thank fishline3
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to hang out with the locals and to get a feel for the young residents of Port Townsend. Because its close to the ferry terminal, there are also a fair number of tourists and commuters who stop it. My Cafe Americano was really good. The food choices are limited, but they are homemade and fresh.... More 

Thank Teresa G
Port Townsend, Washington
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect and delicious locally roasted coffees with friendly staff and a wonderful homemade limited menu for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Windows look out onto Port Townsend Bay. Many locals are devoted. Great coffee, delicious food, very reasonable prices. Casual.

Thank janetzim
Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a standard coffee place with a bar in the back. My boyfriend and I came here for a coffee and a quick breakfast before leaving town and were a bit dissapointed. The food selection was limited to a few small, oddball pastries, not a single basic croissant or bagel in sight. Coffee was fine, but nothing special. The best... More 

Thank mirandanbenson
Portland, Oregon
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They do coffee extremely well. Right on the water - everything just tastes better. Or is it that they do real food and have choices for the Gluten-free(us), the vegetarian, the vegan, and the carnivore. The staff are attentive and really into being part of this place, not just slinging java. A trip to the bathroom features a mermaid to... More 

Thank rvr2mtn
Washington State
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143 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A cafe where locals gather, it appears to be run by young people who really care about good, locally sourced food. I met there for lunch with a group of fellow artists, so had an opportunity to see and hear reactions to many different dishes. I had just had coffee there before, but now they have a nice selection of... More 

Thank kayaklady2
Olympia, Washington
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Coffee was good and fair priced. Staff was friendly. People were nice. The location was kinda hidden but the view was nice.

Thank g2messiah

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$8
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Tyler St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-6702
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-385-3388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?