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To the Point for Coffee

Point Loma Coffee 1302 Rosecrans (entrance faces Dickens) San Diego, CA 92106 619-906-5872 http://www.pointlomacoffee.com Portside Coffee and Gelato 2614 Shelter Island Dr. (at Anchorage Dr.) San Diego, Ca 92106 619-814-8081 There are 2 new coffee shops in Point Loma, so … Continue reading

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Dough and Joe (translation: Bread with Coffee)

Charlie’s Best Bread 1808 Garnet Ave. (near Lamont) San Diego, CA 92109 http://www.charliesbestbread.com/ Charlie’s Best Bread has been located in the beach area since 1988, first as a bakery in Bird Rock before moving to their Pacific Beach location on … Continue reading

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Syphon Coffee on Sept. 29, National Coffee Day

Tanuki 4191 Adams Ave. at Edgeware Rd. San Diego, CA 92116 619-624-0592 For National Coffee Day we wanted to try something new so we ventured to Kensington for syphon coffee at Tanuki. What’s syphon coffee? It’s a vacuum process requiring … Continue reading

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Here’s What’s New in Our Hood

Kakawa Coffee 3655 Voltaire Street (near Chatsworth) San Diego, CA 921016 619-241-2995 Follow them on Facebook for updates There’s a new coffee shop nearby so we made a plan to visit. It’s only been open seven weeks and they haven’t … Continue reading

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Our Craft Coffee Community

Coava Coffee Roasters 400 W. Broadway (at Columbia) San Diego, CA 92101 858-859-1782 https://coavacoffee.com/  When Portland’s Coava Coffee Roasters went looking for a 2nd location they chose San Diego over the bigger markets in San Francisco & LA. Why? According … Continue reading

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South Park…the neighborhood, not the TV show

Communal Coffee 2221 Fern St. San Diego, CA 92104 Open Daily 6:30 AM to 5:30 PM 619-363-7737 communalcoffee.com This month’s coffee outing took us to South Park. We visited the North Park Communal Coffee location previously and loved it so … Continue reading

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A home for early risers…

Brick and Bell Cafe 976 Felspar St. (at Cass) San Diego, CA 92109 858-263-7241 Do you wake up early but find most coffee shops aren’t open yet? Head to Pacific Beach because Brick and Bell is open at 5:30am! They … Continue reading

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