Cheat Code: Philz Coffee in San Jose

Updated: Oct 17, 2019

Do you love Philz Coffee in San Jose, but hate the lines and hate trying to find parking? Here's how to cheat the system so you'll never stand in line or have to search or pay for parking ever again!

Follow these steps:

Step 1. Download the Caviar app so you can order Philz Coffee ahead of time.

Sign up and get $10 off each of your next two delivery orders.

Head to Philz Coffee once your order is ready for pick up. (Screengrab by Digital Nomad Foodie)

Step 2. After ordering, take note of the pick up time and when your order is ready for pick up, drive to Philz Coffee in San Jose.

Park inside the Colonnade Parking Garage, which is steps from Philz Coffee in San Jose. (Photo by Digital Nomad Foodie)

Step 3. If you can't find street parking, which is a very high probability because of residents living in the townhomes nearby or from San Jose State University students, don't fret. Drive into the Colonnade Parking Garage (Impark), which is right next door to Philz Coffee.

Your pre-ordered Philz Coffee ready for pick up! (Photo by Digital Nomad Foodie)

Step 4. After you park your car inside the Colonnade Parking Garage, walk a few steps to Philz Coffee, then walk towards the back of the store to pick up your coffee that has your name on it.

Pay NOTHING as long s you don't stay longer than 5 minutes. (Photo by Digital Nomad Foodie)

Step 5. Put your parking ticket into one of the two ticket machines. You won't have to pay anything if you haven't parked for more than 5 minutes! If you stay past 5 minutes, you'll pay $1.00.

If you follow these 5 steps, you will never have to stress out while enjoying the best coffee in the world - Philz Coffee!

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