Modern Coffee

Row 1

411 13th St (at Franklin)
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 835-8000
Coffee Shop
Mon–Fri: 7:00 AM–5:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Ask them about how they use a "refractrometer" and software to achieve optimal coffee extraction. Long Live Geeks of Coffee!
  • Small, quaint, modern coffee shop located within Oakland Tribune bldg. Great coffee, delicious latte, tough parking.
  • Friendly staff, great coffee
  • Great sip of joe!
  • Still thinking about the macchiato I had here. Ridiculously good.
  • Support small local businesses
  • Modern caters meetings!! We used them twice last week for an important conference, and the food was amazing. Definitely the quiche is a win. Of course, the coffee was great, too!
  • you can do what Daniel M. suggests, or if you're feeling adventurous, order a "Joanne" and see what you get.
  • friday coffee cuppings at 12:30 pm! help decide (or at least taste) what beans show up in the grinders next.
  • Awesome coffee, no bathrooms
  • Cute cafe with good coffee and friendly staff a block from the BART station. There's some seating. Both the energy and music levels are high. FYI: there's no bathroom so don't drink too much coffee =)
  • No food. Drinks are pricey
  • Lavender infused cafe drinks.
  • Incredible coffee for the price. Super friendly staff too. Get any of the seasonal specialties like the burnt cinnamon latte.
  • The owners are beautiful people and the coffee they serve is on point. They just started roasting there own beans, which is a huge step and those beans are roasted perfectly.
  • Convenient third-wave coffee shop in the tribune bldg. makes a nice spot after lunch or just off BART before work.
  • Iced latte doesn't come only in vanilla flavor! Ask for burnt cinnamon. It's hand made by the pastry shop.
  • A locally owned gem just off Broadway. Classic impeccable espresso beverages.
  • A breakfast must
  • The best coffee.