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Trent River Coffee Shop

208 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2152
+1 252-514-2030
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
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“great coffee” (9 reviews)
“iced coffee” (3 reviews)
“brick walls” (4 reviews)
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208 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2152
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great decor, superb coffee, live music on most weekends, and Ed, the owner, is a TERRIFIC guy! Love the brick walls and the aroma the moment you walk in.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Staff ignored the four of us after handing us menus. No customers in the local coffee shop in the morning should have been a sign.

Thank Jennie H
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Wonderfully surprised by the quality and diversity of the drinks offered! The service was wonderful. Don't expect it to be a fast in and out place like Starbucks...relax and enjoy.

Thank Rick E
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Pssst....don't tell anyone, but you get an art show free with any beverage. This historic spot is festooned with artworks from a variety of artists.While you're gazing at the gallery they'll make your tea or coffee slowly - one luxurious cup at a time. During...More

Thank WriteAwayJane
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Went in to get a drink with a friend. Worker was talking away and ignoring myself and friend. Finally placed order and received it. My friend stepped up to get a soda. Easy order you would think but again was ignored and the worker was...More

Thank cmp907
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This was a great place to walk to in the morning for a cup or coffee. The owner was pleasant and talkative as were some of the customers. This is what you would expect a small town coffee shop to feel like. We enjoyed it...More

Thank Pam2011_11
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The brick walls and aroma of fresh coffee just add to the city-like feeling including the beautiful water fountain in the center. We were here to watch live music- The Sultans of String- and were happy with the small intimate setting. Dogs welcome which is...More

Thank Artistwriter50
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The coffee was great. No fresh baked goods or anything...but great place to have a good cup of coffee. Feels like a coffee shop from way back...jazz music playing on the record player...piano off to the side...local art on the brick walls.

Thank SunGoddess611
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a iced macchiato for my wife and enjoyed the vibe and uniqueness of this coffee shop. It's located in an old brick building so there's exposed brick walls on the interior with a plethora of local art hanging on it. The ceilings...More

Thank dczanowski
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Enjoyed a sandwich. My friend enjoyed soup and salad which she liked very much. Nice warm people with ample seating. Will return

Thank Spence C
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Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2152
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-514-2030
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