FOUR UNIQUE LOCATIONS

Banker's Hill, Downtown, Liberty Public Market & Bay Ho

SUMMER LEMONADES

Blend your favorite iced teas with fresh lemonade

SAN DIEGO'S BEST

WBCR WON THE 2018 COLD BREW CITY FEST BEST ORIGINAL COLD BREW!

WESTBEAN AT HOME

Buy online, in store and at select San Diego Sprouts

THE WESTBEAN COFFEE ROASTERS

You've Made a Wise Decision

A cup of coffee is beautiful in its simplicity, and yet the process from seed to cup is anything but. To us a cup of black coffee is colorful and complex in its own way. When we see a cup of our coffee in your hands, we see the culmination of craftsmanship, skill, and a simple love for coffee.

BUY ONLINE!

Our beans to your door.

WHERE TO WESTBEAN

In addition to our four San Diego WestBean cafes, WBCR supplies many of San Diego's most popular restaurants and cafes. Learn about our Wholesale Coffee Program.

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The (Brief) Origins of Latte Art in America

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