The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, a Southern California favorite, has opened its first location in Bakersfield, California. The full-service store, complete with a drive-thru, is situated in the Shoppes at Seven Oaks Business Park. This makes the third The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf location in Central CA opened by Golden State Coffee & Tea Inc., owned by Nirmal Gill and Simranjit Sandu.

Mr. Sandu said, “The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is an iconic brand with high-quality coffee and tea products, and we are excited to share it with the residents of Bakersfield.” He also looks forward to building relationships with local residents, business owners, and schools.

The Bakersfield store is located in the Shoppes at Seven Oaks Business Park, which includes a business park, luxury apartments, and an assisted living facility. Customers can order ahead through The Coffee Bean Rewards app, enjoy delivery through third-party vendors, or use in-store or drive-thru options. The new location showcases a vibrant design and layout, featuring indoor and outdoor seating.

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Bakersfield store offers Arabica coffee from selected estates worldwide, custom roasted in small batches at their Camarillo, California facility. The store also features a wide variety of whole leaf teas and fresh baked goods.

Sanjiv Razdan, President of Americas and India, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf brand, said, “The expansion into the Bakersfield market represents a key growth initiative for the brand and underscores our commitment to bringing our beloved beverages to more guests.”

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is the inventor of the iconic The Original Ice Blended drink and the first global coffee and tea retailer to offer cold brew tea.

The new location is located at 4615 Buena Vista Road, Bakersfield, CA 93311, and is open seven days a week. For more information, visit

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