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Our Latest Reviews

Kate 8 days ago

Yerba Máte

Today was the 2nd time I have met someone at Bittersweet Cafe and Confections for a business meeting. I really love this place! Great staff, love the coffee and drinks and today I ordered a to-go Balsamic salad for afterward before my next appointment. The salad was lovely and the iced Yerba Mate I ordered for the meeting was perfect. Not sure of the tea brand they use, but it was light and crisp. I recommend this place. The outdoor seating is very enjoyable. A great place to meet people in a central location for the area.

Alexander 12 days ago

Fresh Baked Cookies

Slightly obsessed with Bittersweet! I went in one day and ordered a simple decaf mocha and chocolate covered sugar cookie. Then I proceeded to repeat for the next 5 days straight! So good! The coffee is so smooth and it doesn't matter who makes it it's always consistently amazing and perfect. The baked good are wonderful! I love to support local and I've been supporting Moxie (who is also amazing don't get me wrong) but honestly Bittersweet is my #1. I like the coffee better (hotter and less wait) and no line. I think Bittersweet is a hidden gem that people forget about! Always a place to sit, great lunches too. But seriously, get in here!

Dean about 2 months ago

VEG OUT

Simply scrumptious! It is a veggie sandwich I will dream out! All the flavors blend together and are served on delicious toasted bread. I opted for a side salad instead of chips. The salad was fresh and crisp. My husband had the chicken pesto sandwich and he loved it, too.

Jenology1 about 2 months ago

COLORADO LOVE

my FAVORITE breakfast bagel of all time! Definitely on the spicier side for some but thats the best part! overall bittersweet is delicious

Bonnie 3 months ago

SMOKIN'

Bittersweet is a longtime favorite, not only for their consistently flavorful and creative food offerings like the Smokin sandwich, their salads, baked goods, beverages, etc. but also because of the lovely and relaxing atmposhere that makes me feel like I'm in a cozy, comfortable home. Hope to be there again soon :)

Stephen 3 months ago

CUBAÑA

Yes! This sandwich is amazing, granted all the food is pretty good. But the house made ciabatta>>

Diana 5 months ago

SCONES

So Good! Perfect combo of crisp exterior and soft interior crumb. Blueberry is best but the others run close. My favorite in the greater Boulder area.

Ercecchett 6 months ago

CINNAMON ROLL

This was the most rich, delicious cinnamon roll I've ever had! Definitely enough for two people :) Love this little shop, all the employees are great and food is always 10/10

Sschutte 6 months ago

Bhakti Chai

I really enjoy the cute Bittersweet cafe atmosphere! The space is nice and quiet so I can get my work done while at the same time it's a cozy space that I can meet with friends and catch up. The staff is always super friendly and is willing to replace a drink if it completely spills! (Speaking from experience)

Mariah 7 months ago

SMOKIN'

Definitely try! I got the bbq on the side (so I could add the amount I wanted) and it was great.

Mariah 7 months ago

BREAKFAST BURRITOS

They make them a good size for your money. YUM!

Joyousjessa 9 months ago

Matcha

I tried the Matcha latte. It was the first time I had been there and I was really impressed. Definitely going back.

Msjenjsp 11 months ago

GRILLED CHEESE & TOMATO SOUP

This is my absolute favorite dish! It reminds me of a homecooked comfort meal that I can get for a reasonable price. I love to get it on those really cold days that can sometimes feel endless.

Schuster 11 months ago

BRISKET BURRITO

Hands down the best burrito I have ever had. I've had a lot of burritos in my day and this has surpassed every single one. It is fresh and has amazing flavor. Not to mention, it is packed for the price. The only bad thing is how close it is to my house! I want to get one everyday now.

Julie 11 months ago

COLORADO LOVE

Bittersweet has great food, coffee, and service! Great spot in Old Town.

Jennicrume 12 months ago

BUILD-A-BURRITO

I've had their food many times before and this burrito was no exception to their normal excellence! I LOVE their daily made patisserie and their food always tastes fresh. They have my favorite latte in town and it's always consistent and tasty. Lines can get long at times, but I've always planned around late-start Wednesdays and it's definitely worth the wait every time. They have a wonderful laid back vibe that really adds to this town.

Jillian1027chambers about 1 year ago

VEG OUT

Bittersweets food is so good and always hits the spot!

Lindseysd88 about 1 year ago

VEG OUT

Love the coffee and veggie sandwiches here! Also the local vibe with cool rotating art is perfect for getting work done.

Lrad about 1 year ago

Cafe Au Lait

What a wonderful cafe! I had the Cafe Au Lait and it was smooth and rich! This cafe is my new favorite! The people are nice, atmosphere warm yet energetic, and there is seating in and outside. I'm going to definitely take home some of delicious smelling pastries on my next visit!

Jellybeanjugler about 1 year ago

Cafe Mocha

The best mocha in town! Love it!

Kate 8 days ago

BALSAMIC CHICKEN

Loved this salad. I ordered it to go to eat between meetings. It was just what I needed. The chicken and creamy goat cheese went so nicely with the greens and I lightly drizzled the balsamic over the salad so the flavors were not overtaken. Very nice!

Molly about 1 month ago

Latte

I've moved from Wisconsin to Colorado a few months ago and have been searching for this hidden gem. Im so happy I finally found it! I ordered a almond milk latte and I can not rave about this espresso enough! It is divine. Just love! ❤️☕️

Guest about 2 months ago

BACON CAPRESE-NATOR

The best breakfast sandwich I've ever had.

Tifftiffy316 3 months ago

YOGA PANTS BURRITO

This is my go-to breakfast item here. It's delicious and healthy. I like to add hot sauce to it. Pair it with a latte and my day is set. Highly recommend!

Grahamgarvin 3 months ago

BLT

Bittersweet is my favorite restaurant in old town. Charming atmosphere, reasonable prices and delicious food!!!

Mpreed01 5 months ago

BEET SHRUTE SALAD

This is the best salad ever. Great for lunch and perfect for a healthy meal! A go to for me during a hot summer day and delicious as well!

Devin 5 months ago

BREAKFAST BURRITOS

The breakfast burrito is so delicious and never ceases to wake me up in the morning along with their Lattes.

Tim 6 months ago

BRISKET BURRITO

The brisket is the best. Have had it several times. Tender and cooked consistently. But Bittersweet itself is the experience. Staff are so nice. Great atmosphere. Louisville would not be same without it. This is an anchor in town.

Marcgcoty 7 months ago

BREAKFAST BURRITOS

My wife and I walked to downtown Louisville and enjoyed some delicious coffee drinks alongside tasty breakfast burritos at Bittersweet! We would definitely recommend!

Mariah 7 months ago

BACON CAPRESE-NATOR

BOMB.COM!

Kipmccauley 8 months ago

BAGEL & CREAM CHEESE

Great atmosphere and good food. Recommend it!

Britberry8 10 months ago

TURKEY CLUB

I love the turkey club sandwich here, one of my go tos at lunch! Always fresh tasting on a warm delicious baguette and very filling. I always look forward to grabbing food, coffee and treats at Bittersweet!

Kwhittenbarger 11 months ago

BUILD YOUR OWN BAGEL

Always a welcoming experience at Bittersweet. The staff and owners are great folks. The food is solid and baked goods are amazing!

Airmacnair 11 months ago

CINNAMON ROLL

You gonna have to ROLL me on home after that thing, but hot damn are they good! These rolls are a staple in my 5,000 cal/day diet! RIP Weight Watchers...

Rjwirth65 12 months ago

VEG OUT

I had the Veg Out on toasted ciabatta bread and it was positively divine. Warm and toasty with a touch of velvety soft goat cheese in every bite. Toasty bits of ciabatta mingled with pesto to cradle tender artichoke hearts and smokey roasted red peppers. A surprise of sun-dried tomatoes made their debut with just the right amount of chewiness and tang. I love coming here to set my mind right and frequently make the 30 minute drive to this warm, inviting sanctuary. The coffee and friendly service never disappoints.

Dhiney 12 months ago

BALSAMIC CHICKEN

The balsamic chicken salad is one of my favorites at Bittersweet. Although everything I have tried here is more than delicious, this one takes the cake for me!! I definitely recommend trying this when you come here for lunch, it comes with the best baked bread, too!

Pskrenek777 about 1 year ago

Cafe Mocha

My daughter-in-law deems your coffee the best anywhere, and when I asked her what she wanted as a gift, she said, with no hesitation, "a gift card from Bittersweet." What better recommendation could there be? Thank you for also serving my granddaughter an before-school drink. You have to be the best in Louisville!!!

Jbox2425 about 1 year ago

BALSAMIC CHICKEN

I work in the area and this salad is by far the best thing I've found for lunch in downtown Louisville. The lettuce is always fresh, and the chicken is always cooked perfectly. It comes with a baguette that is always warm and delicious as well. My only advice is to order ahead online the line can be pretty long at lunch.

Seahawk4lyfe2312 about 1 year ago

BUILD YOUR OWN BAGEL

amazing place was fun and food was great service was excellent and the shop is cozy reccomend to anyone who will listen

Daniellehiney about 1 year ago

BALSAMIC CHICKEN

The balsamic chicken salad is absolutely delicious! I've tried bagels, salads, sandwiches, specialty coffee, ect.. from Bittersweet and have never been disappointed. 5 Starts!



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