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Archive Coffee & Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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By day, we roast & serve specialty coffee; by night, join us for craft cocktails, spirits, food, wine & beer.
US$5 - US$20
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Cafe, Fusion, Bar, Pub
Serves Alcohol, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great cappuccino, house coffee, and almond joy scone. Awesome decor and great product. Less than enthusiastic service, but they were fine. Comes with the territory I suppose

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 897sethl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While in Salem shopping, I ask where I could get a good cup of coffee. The shop owner sent me to Archive and it was perfect! I think this may be the best ambiance EVER for a coffee shop. Whoever created the interior is a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank IdahoGirl83716
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Stopped in here last week after dinner to have a nightcap. Enjoyed a delicious port while the rest of the gang partook in their own adult beverages. Sampled a wonderful bread pudding... don't miss it! Quite comfortable with a knowledgeable staff and excellent recommendations. Took...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bayocum21
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped in after a long day of work to prep for the following day’s work. Loved everything about this place: the staff, the drinks, the food, the decor. Great drink selection as well as food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ALeighS323
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

After touring US for 4 weeks we (Australian) we’re desperate for good barista coffee Came here on recommendation from trip advisor and not disappointed Good vibe about the place and great coffee and doughnut holes that are made from a small pop up business in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DavidvPerth
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I went in here for a drink after a music festival and had to try to homemade pepperoni pizza -- quite possibly the best I've ever had! Thin crust, lots of pepperoni and cheese - absolutely delicious! Coupled with coffee and Bailey's, it was a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner but could not get a seat as they don’t let kids come in after 9 pm.They gave us take away food which was pretty good. Server was very friendly. Went back for coffee next morning, great coffee and vibe. Highly recommend for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank gaumalik
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Love the way they are set up with three different businesses including a cafe that becomes a bar from 4 PM, a small restaurant, and delicious doughnut holes twice a week. We will go again!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank richardgG1237GW
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting from DC I was surprised to find a trendy place in Salem with a great atmosphere, cool drinks, and a kickass menu. The espresso martini is like the best thing I have ever drank. It was ice cold and tasted like a nitro coffee....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank DoctorCP
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Very posh look to this cafe, with stainless steel tables and a centre-of-the-room bar surrounds by interesting nooks and various seating types, they serve somewhat spendy coffee drinks in the day, and a full bay at night. Interesting two story look with book shelves in...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank David L
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