Peet’s Coffee Now Open On Charles Street, Beacon Hill

2 Jun 2015

Peet’s Coffee Now Open On Charles Street, Beacon Hill

First Boston Location for Premium Specialty Coffee Shop Peet's Coffee Charles Street Now Open

citybizlist (6/2/2015) – Linear Retail Properties, LLC, announced that Peet’s Coffee, based in Emeryville, California, is now open at the corner of Charles Street and Mt. Vernon Street in the heart of Boston’s Beacon Hill neighborhood.

The 1,842 square foot Peet’s Coffee shop, at 66 Charles Street, offers its premium quality, hand-roasted coffee along with gourmet baked goods in an inviting, upscale setting. The location is in the center of Beacon Hill’s Historic District, two blocks from Boston Common and the Public Gardens. Pat Paladino of Colliers represented Peet’s Coffee and Adam Conviser of Conviser Property Group represented Linear Retail Properties, LLC in the deal.

“Peet’s Coffee brings a vibrant, upscale, coffee shop experience to the heart of Beacon Hill. It took a while but we believe we found the ideal retailer for our marquis Beacon Hill location”, said Joel Kadis, Partner – Leasing and Development of Linear Retail.

“We’re thrilled to be opening our new location in Beacon Hill, and serve even more Peet’s fans our fresh quality coffee and hand crafted espresso beverages,” said Meghan Hurley, regional marketing manager of Peet’s Coffee.

Peet’s Coffee is a U.S. specialty coffee company founded by Alfred Peet in 1966 in Berkeley, CA. By 1969, Peet’s Coffee in Berkeley became a gathering place for coffee devotees (known as ‘Peetniks’) and other artisan food crafters, and the area soon became known as ‘The Gourmet Ghetto.’ Alfred Peet’s influence of the artisan coffee movement inspired a new generation of coffee entrepreneurs, including the founders of Starbucks. Today, Peet’s Coffee upholds its commitment to high quality and freshness by sourcing the world’s best beans, roasting in small batches, and maintaining a strict standard of freshness through its unique direct store delivery network. Peet’s continues to grow its business through its retail, grocery and e-commerce channels while maintaining the premium quality of its coffee. Peet’s is a private business owned by JAB Holding Co. For more information visit: Connect on Facebook at, Twitter at and Instagram at

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