Coffee, Pastries, Salads, and Sandwiches at Connect Coffee House (44% Off). Two Options Available.

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In a Nutshell

Pair coffee with baked from scratch muffins, cookie, carmelitas, and gourmet flatbreads, sandwiches, salads, and breakfasts bagels

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. May be repurchased every 90 days. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $10 for $18 worth of food and drinks for two or more
  • $20 for $36 worth of food and drinks for four or more
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Caffeine: An Energetic Impostor

An obvious part of the appeal of coffee and tea is their ability to widen your eyes and put a spring in your step. Learn how they do it with Groupon’s quick look at the neurochemistry of caffeine.

Behind caffeine’s seemingly magical stimulating effect is some simple neurological sleight of hand. To understand it, it’s helpful to first take a microscopic look at what makes us tired in the first place. Every time a neuron fires, it produces a neurotransmitter called adenosine. Receptors in the nervous system gauge the levels of adenosine in the brain, running through the spinal cord, and emanating from the top of the head. As those levels rise continually throughout the day, the brain is programmed to start winding down.

Therefore, as adenosine builds, one’s sense of alertness fades—unless caffeine enters the equation. Caffeine molecules happen to be shaped just like adenosine, and the receptors in charge of monitoring the neurotransmitter’s presence cannot distinguish one from the other. Caffeine binds to the receptors just as adenosine would and simply blocks them, preventing them from detecting actual adenosine and transmitting the associated message of fatigue to the body. In so doing, caffeine forestalls the body’s sense of tiredness until the dose wears off and the brain can detect real adenosine again, typically five or six hours later.

Customer Reviews

Great staff, great coffee, great food, and a great environment! I would recommend this location to friends and will be back.
Irina P. · August 28, 2017
Awesome service, pretty cozy coffee lounge. Had a small stage and is very relaxed environment. Brought my brother, we both loved the Grilled Cheese sandwich. Yummy!! Tea was awesome too, will come back to this gem!
Stephanie G. · August 17, 2017

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