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Coffee Waves

5738 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3207
+1 361-986-0481
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (14 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (4 reviews)
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
Cafe, American
5738 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3207
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The gelato here was great. It was very creamy and there was a good selection of flavors. Mexican cocoa was my favorite.

Thank Andrea G
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I love to visit local coffee shops when I travel. I really enjoyed Coffee Waves location and variety of drinks. The shop was open and inviting. There were magazines and papers to read. I recommend grabbing your cup of joe here and skipping starbucks.

Thank HollyCatanzaro
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I visited Corpus for a few days while my husband worked. I used Trip Advisor to find things to do. It isn't much. We were recommended Coffee Waves and were very happy to find. Everything good or neat to see, you have to drive to....More

Thank Spoonermomma1
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Very friendly people, they know all about their coffee and tell you all you wonna know. - Also nice place to hangout, relax and refuel. They have pastries and gelati as well. And last but not least, three have a drive through.

Thank Carpenic
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I've been here a few times and enjoy here more for relaxing than Starbucks. The menu might not be as long, but its quieter and they make gelato in house. They have some really good unique gelato flavors, like Lavender, that are worth trying. They...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Just wow. This light environment with a wonderfully caffeinated aroma lights up all five senses. The place is beautifully decorated and the crowd had a good mix of students to family ratio but definitely plenty of material for people watching. My better half froze in...More

Thank 4ElevenTechs
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We were in Corpus last week and decided try Coffee Waves. We liked it so much that we returned every morning until we had to leave. Lattes, frapps and Americanos were excellent. Staff was knowledgeable and engaging. We enjoyed getting to know them. Great specials...More

Thank hinescrossing
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I love this place! It has a great assortment of gelato and great coffee. The staff is friendly and have great energy!

Thank xfallen4starx
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Looking for coffee in the morning the first time we stopped by the coffee maker was still heating up at 8am. Stopped by the next day and got two cups of capachino and one hot chocolate for our daughter. The capachino was undrinkable and the...More

Thank meshell5
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Jelatto, one shot, whip and cinnamon it's called Affagato. This was amazing! Cozy coffee shop. Lots of room.

Thank Vincent H
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5738 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-3207
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-986-0481
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