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Java Jive Specialty Coffee & Gourmet Shop

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283 Route 169, Woodstock, CT 06281-3322
809631241
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Webster, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

The coffee is good here. We stopped in for a coffee and pastry. We enjoyed our visit. This is a quaint little spot for coffee and sandwiches.

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Thank wesell1
Shelton
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

I stopped in on my way to an Art Show at the park 2 weeks ago as there isn't much for food up in that area. The previous reviews seemed good so I went in with my 11 year old daughter. There were two women working and a couple eating at a tables. It literally took over 40 minutes to... More 

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Woodstock, Connecticut, United States
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

We stopped by on a whim and found the staff to be incredibly accommodating and upbeat. They were attentive to the kids' requests and the food was very good.

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Redlands, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

Lovely roadside stop in Woodstock. Great coffee, pleasing service, good food, reasonable prices. What's not to like?

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Whitinsville, MA
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

We decided to give the place another try after visiting when we first moved to Woodstock; 4 years ago. No better and no different, except for higher prince point. Misleading breakfast menu items (not stating it was fake bacon, ham or sausage), overpriced up-charges resulted in an $8 breakfast sandwich made with the worst quality turkey substitute meat with a... More 

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Thank music1959
Woodstock, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Nice quiet little cafe to meet with friends. Quick courteous service and the scones are the best! Go there often and love it.

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1 Thank Linda B
Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

We stopped here on our way home (they close at 2:00 p.m. during the summer) and were a little disappointed in the coffee. The hot mocha latte was too sweet and the flavored iced coffee didn't have much flavor...and the prices are high.

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Thank CountyCorkIreland
Columbia, Maryland
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

need to grab coffee and have it up to your quality standards...stop here. Need to get that quick sandwich or breakfast goodie.......stop here.

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Thank 64briggs
Woodstock, Connecticut
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

If you're looking to meet with friends for a cup of coffee, this is the place. It's warm, inviting, and best of all......great scones to accompany your coffee & chat!

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Hull, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2014

Carefully prepared food and flavorful. Great variety of really good breakfast and lunch choices. Just a bit pricey - but worth it. It was just what we were looking for. The vanilla Chai tea a bit too sweet. The western omelet chock full of ham, peppers and onions.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
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Cafe
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Breakfast, Lunch
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 Route 169, Woodstock, CT 06281-3322
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: 809631241

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?