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Baxter Baristas at 16 Hales Street | City Centre


Serving delicious food and drink in a warm and welcoming atmosphere, Baxter Baristas is the perfect place for a hassle free coffee shop trip with the kids.

Baxter Baristas | Child Friendly Café in Coventry City Centre

  • Opening Hours
    • Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm
    • Saturday and Sunday: 9am - 5pm
  • Menus: Click here for the menu
  • Location: 16 Hales Street, Coventry CV1 1JD
  • Table Booking: No need to book a table, just turn up! 

At Baxter Baristas their welcome is as warm as their coffee! Join them as customers and leave as friends. As part of the Baxter Baristas family, they offer much more than fabulous coffee and fresh, tasty snacks. As a community hub they can’t wait for you to visit or come back and see them again!

The customer journey is at the heart of everything they do – from the moment you step in, they want you to enjoy every minute. The ambiance will leave a memorable impression that means you’ll be returning before you know it. Little wonder then that they often grab the top spot on Trip Advisor for tea and coffee in Coventry. Whether you want to simply relax, chill and chat or work over your favourite coffee brew and panini in a flexible space, Baxter Baristas are here for you!


There's an extensive menu to choose from at Baxter Baristas which you can view here. Serving breakfast, brunch, afternoon tea*, sweet treats and hot and cold drinks, you'll find it hard to pick a favourite! There's a great selection of vegan and vegetarian options and a children's menu too. All the featured coffee and hot chocolate is fair trade and organic as standard. Baxter Baristas have amazing eco and community commitments and support other local businesses wherever they can! All their food and drinks are handcrafted to reflect the neighbourhood.

You can get a FREE Small Filter Coffee or Tea with any item from their Brunch Menu (excluding Bloomer Toast) from Opening to 11am Monday-Friday!

*Afternoon Tea needs to be ordered in advance - please click here and scroll down for more info on the in-store afternoon tea experience. 

Child-friendly Coffee Shop

With their range of artisan food and drink including smoothies and kids meal packs plus changing facilities and pushchair access, 16 Hales St is a perfect destination for families. Not to mention Baxter Baristas is situated in Coventry Transport Museum which makes it the perfect place to stop if you're there for a visit.

The team have made sure that Baxter Baristas is a truly child-friendly coffee shop:

  • Spacious area - there's plenty of room for buggies and high chairs are available and changing facilities on site
  • Babyccinos - pick up a FREE babyccino for your little one
  • Children's menu - the reasonably-priced and freshly-made kids bags are a one-stop-shop for ensuring your little ones are fed and watered and includes a ham, jam or cheese sandwich, a packet of pom bears plus a kids drink including juice and milk.
  • Smoothies - a healthy range of real-fruit smoothies are available to purchase
  • Milk and food warming - the team know that some coffee shops can be reluctant about heating food or drink not purchased in store, however the staff will be happy to help you where they can!
  • Kids activities - free colouring activities are available to keep your youngsters entertained
  • Breastfeeding friendly - 16 Hales St is a comfortable and welcoming place for mothers who are breastfeeding

Dog-friendly Coffee Shop

If you have doggie-friends to bring along then the team at Baxter Baristas would love to see them too! Meet their own little dachshund superstar, Baxter, who is an amazing host and has often been voted employee of the month.

They have paw-some treats and bowls and blankets – all inspired by their precious dachshund Baxter. He’s a brilliant host at their special doggie café events - watch in awe as he works the room! Check out their events page for future doggie cafés!

Afternoon Tea Delivery and Outside Catering

Did you know Baxter Baristas offer Afternoon Tea Home Delivery in Coventry? Can't make it into the coffee shop or want to treat someone at home? Baxter Baristas can deliver to your door freshly made and packaged afternoon teas, cookies, pastries, breakfast, and lunches, as a treat for a loved one or just for yourself! We think it would make the perfect gift for new parents or just to let someone know you're thinking about them. Who wouldn't like a box of freshly made delicious treats delivered to their doorstep?

Baxter Baristas also offer Catering Services in Coventry. Whether it's catering for corporate meetings and events; parties and social gatherings or for after funerals, Baxter Baristas will work with you to come up with the perfect menu. Click here to find out more and let Baxter Baristas take care of the catering for you.

Check out our visit to Baxter Baristas!

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Opening Hours

Monday08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday08:00 - 17:00
Thursday08:00 - 17:00
Friday08:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 17:00
Sunday09:00 - 17:00

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