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13 E Park Ave, Savannah, GA 31401-6436
+1 912-232-4447
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07:00 - 22:00
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New York City, New York
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food here was awesome. They've got an artsy hipster vibe going. Not really into it, but the paninis were absolutely delicious. Nothing special in the decor, but they keep it clean and everyone working there is super friendly.

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Thank Sophia A
Savannah, Georgia
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the unique menu and great vibe. Also, coffee is wonderful! And the name is very cool! Trendy, great place for students, vegans, scholars and tourists!

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Thank SavvyinSavannah
PETERSBURG
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the sentient bean during a week day, found the people friendly and the facility clean and unique. I had the Greek isles panini which was very good. The restaurant is located right next to forsyth park, also worth a visit.

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Thank David B
Jensen Beach, Florida
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place! The food is fresh and delicious, the staff excellent and lots of yummy vegan and vegetarian choices. Try the Earl Grey with lavender tea, any tea cake, muffin or cookie for a snack. To really fuel up I love the Vegan version of the Protein Salad! This is by far the best Vegan food I have... More 

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Thank Amy F
Lewes, Delaware
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606 reviews
344 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 366 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether this cafe is average or better, depends, I guess, on whether you are into natural foods and drinks. My wife and I stopped in for hot chocolates after visiting the adjacent natural foods store. We were satisfied with our drinks. Everything seems to be organic, and the coffee beans are fair traded and small batch roasted. There are all... More 

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Thank practans
Westchester, NY
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love eating vegetarian food, but this restaurant needs to upgrade both its food and its atmosphere.

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Thank walkingaroundtown10
Yulee, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My husband is vegan and finding a good vegan friendly restaurant is not easy...this one is very vegan friendly while offering something for the non-vegan diner as well. Good food, lay back atmosphere. This was our second visit and it did not disappoint. Is a must visit when we visit Savannah. Yummm

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Thank 555dlm
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I went out of my way to visit this cafe twice during a long weekend stay in Savannah. It's cozy and welcoming and the staff at the register were really friendly. Highly recommend the Green Brain smoothie, which had a unique flavor I've never had with a smoothie before, and the Iced Tea of the day.

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Thank Paige9310
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We stop here on Saturdaysfor breakfast before the farmers market. Quirky decor with friendly helpful staff. The coffee is delicious and the breakfast bowl is my favorite. My husband had the breakfast burrito and it was very good. Been here for lunch too. The make a fresh salad and queso no queso is a great vegan option. It is on... More 

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Thank Terri C
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My husband loved his latte and I loved my hot chocolate with soy. The drinks came out right away but it took longer for the vegan tempeh bowl and lentil soup. As it turned out, the food was great, too. My husband quickly ate up the very hearty and filling lentil soup while I discovered the tempeh was delicious. The... More 

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Thank dcvegan2017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 E Park Ave, Savannah, GA 31401-6436
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Savannah
  • Phone Number: +1 912-232-4447
Description
Since the Bean (as it’s known in the neighborhood) opened its doors in 2001, we’ve tried to make decisions that are good for our customers, our community, and our environment. Strangely enough, we also believe that this way of doing business is good for the bottom line. Our fair-trade coffee is organic, as is our produce and most of our staple ingredients. We are committed to using locally grown ingredients as much as possible, don’t fry anything, and make most of our food from scratch. We are vegetarian, and very vegan and gluten-free friendly! In 2008 we got rid of disposable plastic ware and we continue to recycle and compost. We host almost nightly events organized by members of the community and we strive to be welcoming to even the strangest among us. Check out our website for upcoming events.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?