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We’re a local coffee shop located in Las Cruces New Mexico, serving the best of the best for all of your coffee needs!

Author: Samantha Kindred

It has always been my dream to run my own kitchen and have an endless supply of coffee. When the opportunity came around to buy the Bean, the timing seemed perfect. I had been out of culinary school for a few years and working in fine dining in Phoenix was getting old. The Bean is someplace I can and have been making my own with the goal of sharing its charm. My focus is on the community and building lasting and...

For all of our friends on Facebook, we had a problem with our original page and could not recover it so here is the link to the new page that will be updated regularly https://www.facebook.com/BeanCafeMesilla/ ...

By Debbie McGinn Foreign currency at the bean When we opened the Bean, we were in a small building off the plaza in Old Mesilla. A lot of our customers were tourist from other countries. Historic Old Mesilla was very much an international tourist destination. Mary hung a large map of the world and invited customers to stick a pin in the map showing where in the world they were from. Then someone pinned paper currency from their country to the map....

[caption id="attachment_13995" align="alignright" width="200"] Grilled ham & swiss with green chili & tomato sandwich on our fresh-baked honey oat bread.[/caption] You know about our great coffee and our fresh-baked goods to start your day with, but don’t forget The Bean is a great place for lunch! Come in for one of our signature sandwiches like the grilled ham and swiss with green chile and tomato on our fresh-baked bread or try a delicious Mediterranean salad with red peppers, feta cheese and olives… served...

Excerpts Taken from the Las Cruces Sun News Article February 8, 2010 By Brook Stockberger [caption id="attachment_14008" align="alignright" width="225"] Debbie and Mary McGinn, owners of The Bean[/caption] Owning a small, family coffee shop is not the quick path to riches. The experience is more about love, said Debbie McGinn, who, along with her daughter, Mary, owns the Bean in Mesilla. “We’ve always had more of a dream than a business plan,” McGinn said. Located at 2011 Avenida De Mesilla, the business is celebrating...