Location. The Thain Family Café is located on the ground floor of the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Library at 110 Wall Street. Thain is open Sunday 12:30pm-11pm, Mon-Thurs 9am-11pm, Friday 9am-4:30pm, Saturday noon-5pm (although a Yale ID is necessary for access after 6:00 pm).
Menu. Thain’s Family Café is a classic coffee bar features gourmet coffee and a variety of specialty drinks like cappuccino, latte, espresso and organic, spiced hot chocolate. It is also known for its custom-made smoothies that made to order directly from fresh fruits and vegetables. The Café also has variety of freshly made sustainable sandwiches, salads, sushi, desserts, and snacks and is a favorite haunt of students and employees looking for a getaway from studies and work.
What Makes the Thain Family Café Special. The smoothie bar at Thain’s is the only place on campus where its custom-made meals-in-a-glass are produced. When you add its gourmet coffee offerings and tasty snacks, it’s easy to see why it has a consistent following of daytime and after-hours Yale customers.
We accept cash, credit cards and Eli Bucks.