Lovebeans Coffeehouse opening in Creekside Park this August in The Woodlands

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A new coffee shop offering drinks, sweets and snacks is coming to Creekside Park this summer. The cafe, Lovebeans Coffeehouse, is expected to open by late August at 8522 Creekside Forest Drive, Ste. D100, The Woodlands. Lovebeans will serve drinks, including coffee, tea and smoothies, alongside smoothie bowls, small plates, and pastries brought from Rustika Cafe and Bakery. The coffeehouse will also sell its own branded chocolate and a family-inspired cookbook, with proceeds going to charity. Lovebeans owner Beth Ferester said she also plans to sponsor regular charity events at the cafe. 713-503-7283. www.lovebeanscoffeehouse.com
By Ben Thompson
Ben joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2019 and is a reporter for The Woodlands edition.


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