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La Prima Espresso Company is a Pittsburgh-based certified organic roaster offering exceptional Italian-style coffee and espresso. Additionally, La Prima at CMU serves cold brew, nitro, chai and matcha green tea lattes, frizz coffee, and more. Made-daily pastries are available from Mediterra Bakehouse, as well as grab-and-go sandwiches and vegetarian meals from Common Plea Catering, and fresh salads from Fifth Season. Fair-trade, organic whole bean coffee is also available for purchase.


  • Sunday February 28,  CLOSED
  • Monday March 1,  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Tuesday March 2,  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday March 3,  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Thursday March 4,  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Friday March 5,  8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Saturday March 6,  CLOSED