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Bedford, Pennsylvania: The Coffee Pot Team Field Report

703 West Pitt St., Bedford, PA
One mile west of town center on Business Rte 30 (West Pitt St.), at the entrance to Bedford County Fairgrounds.
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The Coffee Pot, Bedford, Pennsylvania.

The Coffee Pot

Built in the 1920s as a luncheonette, then fell into disrepair. Now it's a civic symbol restored to its Jazz Age glory. Report...

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The Coffee Pot.

The Coffee Pot

So happy to finally get by The Coffee Pot, been on my list for a while. Enjoyed reading the history of the building, but still wish it were a true coffee shop -- could have used a coffee. It is about 3.5 miles off the interstate. It is peeling and needs to be sanded and repainted, but very cool still.

[EC, 10/11/2022]

The Coffee Pot.

Coffee Pot

The Coffee Pot needs a new paint job, but it's cool to see yet another roadside attraction.

[Cindy, 09/14/2022]

Coffer Pot.

Coffee Pot-Shaped Building

Very excited to finally see the giant coffee pot and it did not disappoint! The door was locked, and the inside looked abandoned. No museum. No gift shop. But very impressive.

Areas of the cladding material are beginning to deteriorate. Hopefully not a sign of long-term neglect.

[Mike Gassmann, 10/05/2021]

The Coffee Pot at night.

Bedford Coffee Pot

I got to see the Coffee Pot at early evening. It was awesome to me, but I appreciate the history of our country. This was something fairly close to home that I never knew about. I would recommend going a little out of your way to see it. It is unique!

[Jana, 05/26/2020]

The Coffee Pot has been impressing visitors since 1927.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Dick Dunkle's Deco Gas StationDick Dunkle's Deco Gas Station, Bedford, PA - < 1 mi.
The Fifties Place and Mini MuseumThe Fifties Place and Mini Museum, Manns Choice, PA - 3 mi.
Last 1940s Motor Court on Lincoln HighwayLast 1940s Motor Court on Lincoln Highway, Manns Choice, PA - 4 mi.
In the region:
America's Oldest Road Sign, Frostburg, MD - 33 mi.

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