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“My everyday caffeine fix...”
Review of Coffee By Design

Coffee By Design
Ranked #3 of 20 Coffee & Tea in Portland
Description: Coffee By Design, a Maine owned and operated coffee company since 1994, is dedicated to changing the world, one cup of coffee at a time by providing customers with sustainably sourced, traceable coffee. Owners Mary Allen Lindemann and Alan Spear were named Maine SBA Small Business Person of the Year, 2014. In addition to serving some of the world's finest coffee, Coffee By Design is committed to running a sustainable business dedicated to the arts, the environment, and the community.
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Description: Coffee By Design, a Maine owned and operated coffee company since 1994, is dedicated to changing the world, one cup of coffee at a time by providing customers with sustainably sourced, traceable coffee. Owners Mary Allen Lindemann and Alan Spear were named Maine SBA Small Business Person of the Year, 2014. In addition to serving some of the world's finest coffee, Coffee By Design is committed to running a sustainable business dedicated to the arts, the environment, and the community.
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“My everyday caffeine fix...”
Reviewed 26 January 2008

My everyday caffeine fix ...

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“Very cool place to hang...”
Reviewed 4 January 2008

Very cool place to hang out and people watch...met my ex there

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“Great coffee, quality service, and a fun atmosphere.”
Reviewed 18 December 2007

Great coffee, quality service, and a fun atmosphere.

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“My favorite coffee place...”
Reviewed 14 December 2007

My favorite coffee place in Portland. The owner started the "Buy Local" movement in Portland--way to go Mary-Ellen!!! She also happens to be my sister-in-law, but this would still be my favorite place even if she weren't.

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“Best coffee in Portland...”
Reviewed 28 November 2007

Best coffee in Portland. I'm an India Street regular.

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