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Black Dog Cafe

229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
+1 850-224-2518
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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07:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Cafe
229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, good coffee and yummi pasteries. Cosy interior and nice veranda. Located near the small lake.

Thank Fraeulein_Cornelia
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Good service, great coffee, nice little view on a sunny Sunday. And our dog enjoyed the walk around the lake.

Thank ppirtyrrab
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I've never been here before, but found it doing a search and knew the general area. It took a bit of hunting to find the place as its behind the VFW. Entering, I was greeted by an eclectic cafe with plenty of chairs, some tables,...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 2 February 2017

They had outdoor sitting so I was able to enjoy a cup of coffee with my dog. And even struck up a good conversation with another dog owner there. Was a very enjoyable cup of coffee.

Thank killrbutterfly
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I love to come here to work on my school work or just to sit on the back porch over looking lake Ella and read a good book with a small pot of tea or a tasty cup of coffee! Highly recommended!

Thank kdsrn
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I swung by here today and had a little cuppa coffee and it was great. I asked for a shot of espresso to be added and it was top quality. My friends also got a bagels with cream cheese and some pastries. All in all...More

Thank Pam A
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Black Dog is probably my favorite coffee house. The staff are usually super friendly and the food and drinks are great. It's a great environment for chatting with friends, reading, studying, or taking a walk around the lake.

Thank flesh-cladmonster
Reviewed 14 September 2016

(Warning: young adult visitors from Tampa Bay in for the weekend) It seemed as if every seat indoors was taken up by silent, studious folk so we were forced to drink outside around Lake Ella (which is not a loss at all) DRINK OFFERINGS ARE...More

Thank Pyra-Danny
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Just been here, coffee and chai latte very good, pleasant ppl and convenient prices. Also the place is nice to spend even few hours reading and drinking a coffee over hella lake. Definitely better than Starbucks

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place for our coffee after our 2 mile walk. Great customer service and atmosphere we just love the place.

Thank Donna J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-224-2518
  • E-mail
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