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Craft Coffee Comes to Morena Boulevard

The WestBean Coffee Roasters open a new cafe this week

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The WestBean Coffee Roasters open a fourth branch in San Diego this Friday, February 15 on Morena Boulevard. Formerly an eatery called Red Card Cafe, the 4,500-square-foot location near Bitter Brothers Brewing brings a craft coffee option to the Bay Ho neighborhood. Featuring a 28-seat indoor space and 12-seat patio, it’s also the new hub for WestBean’s roasting operations, which feed its other outposts in Bankers Hill, Liberty Public Market, and downtown San Diego.

Open daily from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., the cafe will serve its full coffee menu, including cold brew on tap and pour-overs. To start, it’ll offer pastries from Bread & Cie but will add breakfast sandwiches, açaí bowls, and yogurt bowls in the coming weeks. With the new larger roastery, co-founder James Rauh tells Eater that the company is focusing on expanding its wholesale business but didn’t rule out the possibility of more retail locations.

The WestBean Coffee Roasters

2550 Fifth Avenue, , CA 92103 (619) 794-2052 Visit Website