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Grape + Bean: 200-Plus Wines and Counter Culture Coffee

As you might be able to surmise from its name, Grape + Bean does two things exceptionally well: wine and coffee. It branches out into two locations, and one of them is near The Esplanade. The Old Town Grape + Bean roasts and serves Counter Culture Coffee beans in the morning, then transitions to a wine list with 20-plus wines by the glass and about 200 bottles sourced from international boutique wineries.

Come grab a glass of wine and a dish crafted from mostly organic ingredients at Grape + Bean. Although the menu changes to reflect the current season you may see small plates like goat cheese and olive tapenade, Serrano ham crostini, and warm duck rillette on the menu. Hungrier diners should order their own large plate, like the truffled egg toast or the American flatbread with cheese and prosciutto.