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Smelly Cat Coffee, Charlotte, NC

Smelly Cat Coffee

4.9
4.9
7 Reviews
$30 and under
Café

Welcome to Smelly Cat! We are the longest standing coffee shop in Charlotte. We roast all our coffee to make sure you are getting the best coffee notes in Charlotte. We serve house made breakfast every morning from 7:30a.m.-12:00p.m. every day. We offer a variety of coffee cocktails, beer and wine.

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Booked 2 times today

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    Café, Breakfast, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

  • Hours of operation

    Mon–Fri 6:30 am–2:00 pm Sat, Sun 7:00 am–3:00 pm

  • Phone number

    (980) 333-2266

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Cash not accepted, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Neighborhood

    Charlotte

  • Cross street

    We are off of North Davidson street (or NoDa) and East36th street.

  • Parking details

    Street Parking

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Gender Neutral Restroom, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wine

Menu

Today's Brew

  • Medium Roast$3.10

    Ethiopian, Kenyan, Ecuador, (CAF) Central American Fusion, Triple Threat

    • Medium-Dark Roast$3.10

      Black Cat Organic Mexican, Organic Colombian Blend

      • Pour Overs (Manual Drip)$4.50

        Featured Medium, Decaf, and Black Cat

        Espresso

        • Latté$4.50

          Espresso with steamed milk

          • Cappuccino$4.50

            Espresso with steamed milk

            • Americano$3.50

              Espresso with water

              • Red Eye$4.50

                Drip coffee with espresso

                • Dirty Chai$4.75

                  Chai with espresso and milk

                  • Mocha/White Mocha$4.75

                    Espresso with milk and Ghirardelli

                    • Double Espresso$3.00

                      Noda Nights Espresso Blend

                      • Cortado$3.50

                        Double espresso with equal parts milk

                        • Cortadito$3.75

                          Double espresso with muscovado sugar and steamed milk

                          • Cuban$3.50

                            Double espresso with muscovado sugar

                            Additional Beverages

                            • Frappés$5.50

                              Flavor of choice blended with espresso and milk

                              • Shakes$4.75

                                Chocolate, vanilla, chai or other flavors blended with milk

                                • Chai$4.50

                                  Gourmet chai powder with steamed milk

                                  Cold Brew

                                  • Ethiopian$4.25

                                    Single Origin with notes of chocolate and dark berries

                                    • Llorona$4.25

                                      Guatamalan and Colombian. Chocolate and a hint of toffee

                                      • Vietnamese$4.50

                                        Made with the Llorona Cold Brew and sweetened condensed milk

                                        Organic Tea by Rishi

                                        • Black$3.00

                                          Earl Grey, English Breakfast, Masala Chai

                                          • Green$3.00

                                            Jade Cloud, Jasmine

                                            • Herbal$3.00

                                              Peppermint & Turmeric Ginger

                                              • White$3.00

                                                Strawberry Tulsi

                                                • Tea Latté$4.25

                                                  Choice of two tea bags and steamed milk

                                                  • Iced Tea$3.25

                                                    Choice of Citrus Green, Wildberry Hibiscus, or Classic Black

                                                    Milk Alternatives

                                                    • Oat$0.75

                                                      • Almond$0.75

                                                        Housemade Syrups

                                                        • Caramel$0.75

                                                          • Vanilla$0.75

                                                            • Spiced Brown Sugar$0.75

                                                              • Peppermint$0.75

                                                                • Toasted Coconut$0.75

                                                                  Seasonal Syrup

                                                                  • Pumpkin Spice$1.00

                                                                    A tasty syrup made with real pumpkin puree

                                                                    Cocktails

                                                                      Cozy Cocktails

                                                                      • Irish Coffee$10.00

                                                                        House roasted coffee, Muscovado Sugar, Jameson, heavy cream slightly whipped

                                                                        Seasonal Cocktails

                                                                        • Espresso Martini$10.00

                                                                          Fresh espresso, coffee liqueur, Tito's

                                                                          Last updated: February 13, 2022

                                                                          What 7 people are saying

                                                                          Overall ratings and reviews

                                                                          Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

                                                                          4.9
                                                                          4.9 based on recent ratings
                                                                          • 4.7Food
                                                                          • 4.9Service
                                                                          • 4.9Ambience
                                                                          • 4.8Value

                                                                          NoiseModerate

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                                                                            OpenTable Diner

                                                                            Raleigh

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            5.0

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            Dined on April 17, 2022

                                                                            overall5food2service5ambience5

                                                                            Best Iced Dirty Chi

                                                                          2. MC

                                                                            MikeC

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            5.0

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            Dined on April 10, 2022

                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                            I travel extensively and am into coffee. Smelly Cat makes the best cappuccino I’ve ever had anywhere.

                                                                          3. OT

                                                                            OpenTable Diner

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            4.0

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            Dined on April 9, 2022

                                                                            overall4food4service4ambience4

                                                                            The place is quaint! Loved the decor and the staff was very friendly and personable! I had the mocha, white mocha cafe with the zucchini bread and it was Delish!!! And my daughter had the hot chocolate and the sausage egg burrito and she also enjoyed her meal!!! We will definitely come back and try the quiche!!!

                                                                          4. OT

                                                                            OpenTable Diner

                                                                            Baltimore

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            5.0

                                                                            1 review

                                                                            Dined on April 1, 2022

                                                                            overall5food4service5ambience5

                                                                            We went back again for the drinks, yummy.

                                                                          5. OT

                                                                            OpenTable Diner

                                                                            Atlanta

                                                                            3 reviews

                                                                            vip
                                                                            5.0

                                                                            3 reviews

                                                                            Dined on March 23, 2022

                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                            Great place!

                                                                          6. N

                                                                            Nidal

                                                                            Charlotte

                                                                            15 reviews

                                                                            5.0

                                                                            15 reviews

                                                                            Dined on March 13, 2022

                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                            Love it! Definitely make reservations as the inside is tiny, but it's awesome and cozy.

                                                                          7. CI

                                                                            CharlesI

                                                                            Charlotte

                                                                            2 reviews

                                                                            5.0

                                                                            2 reviews

                                                                            Dined on March 2, 2022

                                                                            overall5food5service5ambience5

                                                                            The staff at Smelly Cat are solicitous without being clingy. They know their coffee drinks, too! Highly recommend.

                                                                          FAQs

                                                                          Smelly Cat Coffee offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (980) 333-2266.

                                                                          Smelly Cat Coffee is rated 4.9 stars by 7 OpenTable diners.

                                                                          Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

                                                                          Make a reservation

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                                                                          Booked 2 times today
                                                                          Google Map for Smelly Cat Coffee

                                                                          516 E 36th St Charlotte, NC 28205

                                                                          Additional information

                                                                          • Cross street

                                                                            We are off of North Davidson street (or NoDa) and East36th street.

                                                                          • Neighborhood

                                                                            Charlotte

                                                                          • Hours of operation

                                                                            Mon–Fri 6:30 am–2:00 pm Sat, Sun 7:00 am–3:00 pm

                                                                          • Cuisines

                                                                            Café, Breakfast, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service

                                                                          • Dining style

                                                                            Casual Dining

                                                                          • Dress code

                                                                            Casual Dress

                                                                          • Parking details

                                                                            Street Parking

                                                                          • Payment options

                                                                            AMEX, Cash not accepted, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

                                                                          • Additional

                                                                            Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Gender Neutral Restroom, Non-Smoking, Takeout, Wine

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