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We Roast in Tiny Batches!

The Cafe on a nice day!

There will be a delay in mail order processing around Labor Day, 2016. No orders shipped Saturday, September 3 through Wednesday, September 7th, 2016. Normal order processing will resume Wednesday, September 7, 2016. This is due to construction at our facility-very sorry for the inconvenience.

**IMPORTANT** Refurbishments Impact business hours

The Old City Coffee Mini Pad location @ the Reading Terminal Market, 1101 Arch Street Phila., 19107 will open be throughout refurbishments!

Old City Coffee Reading Terminal Market Main and Old City locations will be closed during minor decor updates

Here is the tentative time line:

Sunday Sept 4 RTM Main and Old City location Closed
Monday, Sept 5 Labor Day All locations are Closed
Tuesday, Sept 6 Pad Open, RTM Main and Old City location Closed
Wednesday, Sept 7 Pad Open, Main and Old City location opens at NOON

We are 100% Philadelphia-metro operated business with dedicated, knowledgeable staff here to help you choose varieties, roasts, and brewing techniques. We roast only choice Arabica high grown coffee. We buy smartly so that you can drink well; our prices are among the lowest because we avoid the steps of using a commercial roaster and wholesaler. Our coffee is guaranteed to be the freshest available because we roast tiny batches.

For questions about orders, products and shipping e-mail: Please allow up to 72 business hours for a personal reply. Orders are roasted and shipped within about forty-eight hours, assuring freshness.

Free shipping is available for orders over $40.00 to an individual postal address. Bulk coffee is exempt. This is calculated at the time of check out, when you select your shipping option. Check the special offers section for additional information.

We now offer United States Postal Service! UPS and USPS will only accept shipments to a valid street address.

Buy Six Pounds for the price of 5! *
Simply purchase six (6) pounds of coffee on our shopping page. When checking out on shopping cart, we will deduct the cost of one of the pounds automatically

News & Events

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possible one of your favorite brews: Old City Blend.

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Single Origin Coffee

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Curtis Institute of Music Student Solos
Gratis for Cafe patrons Series is complete for the season!!!

runs through May • 3 pm • Each Sunday afternoon
You’re invited to these non...

Open coffee chats to meet your local Business Service Manager and learn about the 0% interest loan program Kiva; scholarship-based business education program, Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses...

Tuesday, June 21st 10AM - 1PM
Old City Coffee 221 Church Streeet Philadelphia 19106
Sponsored by: the City of Philadelphia:Dept of...