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The Coffee Compass, based at Littlehampton, Sussex, is an independent coffee roaster and supplier of an unrivalled selection of roasted coffee beans, unroasted green coffee beans, Arabic coffee, African coffee, decaffeinated coffee beans and fine loose leaf tea.

Their impressive range of fine coffees is sourced from all the major growing areas in the world (over 30 countries in total) and hand-roasted using traditional slow roast methods for the fullest flavour.

The coffee is roasted to order to ensure exceptional freshness and maximum flavour and despatched the same working day (for orders before 1pm).

Red Roast Blend Coffee from The Coffee Compass | Local Food Sussex
Green unroasted coffee beans from The Coffee Compass | Local Food Sussex

At The Coffee Compass, the knowledge, care and commitment to producing the very best is second to none. Master roaster Richard Jansz and his team are more than happy to offer advice on what to buy and, with their huge selection, are confident that they will satisfy the taste buds of the most demanding coffee enthusiast. 

The online shop is easy to use and allows customers to shop by strength and origin as well either whole beans or a variety of different grinds including espresso, cafetière and filter. If you are still unsure of what to try or would like to sample something a little different, the trial packs are for you – as they give you a range of coffee selections and the opportunity to experience coffees you may otherwise never buy.

When buying from The Coffee Compass you can be assured not only of exceptional quality but that your purchases are supporting ethical farming. The pure origin beans are meticulously sourced from farms that uphold the highest standards of work practices for both the care of the environment and of its workers as well as the optimum harvesting of the beans.

Buy online or find in selected fine food stores, delicatessens, restaurants, coffee shops and tea rooms such as Amberley Village Tea Rooms.

  • Buy Online
  • Delivery Service
  • Trade Suppliers
  • Visitors By Appointment

Local Food Sussex says

This is a coffee lover's paradise - with so much choice and reassurance of quality from harvest to roast.

For the finest coffees, teas, gifts and sundries The Coffee Compass has it all!