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FAQ's

Everything you need to know about hiring our Espresso Cart


What does the espresso bar include?
We provide everything necessary for your espresso service. Cart, equipment, cups, lids, napkins, condiments. All we require is a dedicated outlet with-in 25ft of the cart set-up. Generator can be supplied for an additional cost.

What do you need to provide for us?
A dedicated 120v-20amp outlet with-in 25ft of each espresso bar provided.
Proper coverage from in-climate weather.
An accessible space to set up.

What kind of coffee do you use?
All our coffee is roasted in- house and sourced through Coffee Shrub located in Oakland. They disclose to us the fair price they pay for their ethically sourced coffee beans so we know the farmer is being paid top dollar for their product and we are getting the best quality. 
We serve the Subliminal Espresso Blend at our events which is a rotating blend of coffees mixed to create a stable flavor profile. Our Unconscious is a Single Origin Swiss Water Process Coffee, seasonally sourced.

What kind of cups do you use?
We use a compostable 10oz paper cup. Clients can rent ceramics for service, 6-10oz cup size.

Can you do a specialty drink?
YES! We are open to adding any specialty espresso drink you can come up with and have a few suggestions of our own if you're not sure!

How long does it take you to set up and break down? 
Depending on the ease of location roughly 30 minutes to set up and 20 to break down, we allow 1 hour for set up to give room for any hiccups! Usually of the electrical kind. All we need is one standard outlet on a circuit that nobody else is using.

What’s your cancellation policy?
Events cancelled less than 30 days prior to the event must be paid in full, a non-refundable retainer is required to book your event. 

How much space do you need?
The cart is 48'' x  24'' , we need about 6ft x 6ft to comfortable serve. We can fit the cart through a standard doorway. It can roll on surfaces similar to a shopping cart, please let us know ahead of time if your path to set up has small pebbles or stairs. Stairs may require accommodation or alternate location set up.

Can you set up on a table or provided bar?
Yes, for a fee.

Can you serve alcohol?
No. We are not licensed for alcohol service or sales.

What is your service area?
We are currently serving Mendocino to Monterey and beyond.
Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Napa, Calistoga, Novato, Marin, Santa Cruz.

For a quote on an event please use our website inquiry form on "Get a Quote" Page. General inquiries email Subconsciouscoffee@gmail.com

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