The Slow Train Cafe

Slow Train Cafe specializes in expertly crafted coffee and espresso beverages while also serving bagels, pastries, wine and small bites that showcase some of the Cleveland area’s best small businesses.

Opened in 2010, Slow Train is located at 55 East College Street, Suite 3, across from the Hotel at Oberlin.

Current Hours:
Weekdays 7:30a-5p
Saturdays & Sundays 8a-5p



The Local Coffee & Tea, located under The Oberlin Bike Shop on South Main Street is Slow Train’s sister shop. 


Opened in 2012, The Local specializes in teas, espresso, and coffee, while also offering pastries and bagels from local food artisans.

You can find The Local at 

23 South Main Street. 

Current hours:

Wed-Fri 7a-12p

Sat & Sun 10a-3p

The Local Coffee & Tea