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The Roasting Plant

The Roasting Plant combines the speed and efficiency of Starbucks with the quality of an in-house roast through innovative Willy Wonka-esque technology. Beans are roasted in the store's front, then shot through a network of pipes directly to espresso machines and the hands of your capable barista. Customers can sample from the wide variety of beans in a huge range of prices, or test their coffee prowess by creating their own blends from combinations of beans. But the operation's real stars might...

The Roasting Plant combines the speed and efficiency of Starbucks with the quality of an in-house roast through innovative Willy Wonka-esque technology. Beans are roasted in the store's front, then shot through a network of pipes directly to espresso machines and the hands of your capable barista. Customers can sample from the wide variety of beans in a huge range of prices, or test their coffee prowess by creating their own blends from combinations of beans. But the operation's real stars might just as easily be the house-baked pastries, which include award winning chocolate chip cookies and among the best croissants this side of the Atlantic.

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81 Orchard Street
New York , NY 10002
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December 3, 2010
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