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Java Monkey

205 E Ponce de Leon Ave Ste 5, Decatur, GA 30030-3405
+1 404-378-5002
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“poetry” (3 reviews)
“caffeine” (2 reviews)
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205 E Ponce de Leon Ave Ste 5, Decatur, GA 30030-3405
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I work from home and this place became one of my favorite hangouts when I needed a change of scenery. The staff is great along with their food and coffee. I appreciate the mix of people who frequent this shop as well as the fact...More

Thank ryukick
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This is probably my favorite coffee shop, well, ever. The coffee is awesome, especially if you're a caffeine addict like myself, and the whole shop is really cool. Outside, there's a stage where they have spoken word artists almost every night (they might have live...More

Thank carolinehallll
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Egg, cheese, veggie sausage sandwich was very good - especially the house made biscuit it came on. Good coffee and music.

Thank Eli_dancer
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Let's face it, you can get a good cup of coffee any place these days. Nice cozy ambience, good people watching. Food, sweet goodies above average. Beer and wine!

Thank jay e
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We went here for breakfast but I was a little disappointed in the selection of breakfast items available. I had read such good reviews but I doubt I will return. You won't find me at a Starbucks for breakfast and this place was just a...More

Thank arlenecrews
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Java Monkey is a funky place, a good alternative to the sameness of Starbucks. It has a very nice outside area and wi-fi is good. Just a neat, very local establishment. I can't comment on the coffee since I drink tea (which was good). If...More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Start with great coffees and lattes. Add some desserts. Some food too. Maybe some wine in the evening. Maybe some poetry or acoustic music. Hangout, talk, work, hey, it's Java Monkey.

Thank AtlantaMadman
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Some spaces are created and some evolve over time. The eclectic mix of old and new at Java Monkey merge both into a comfortable and welcoming space. I highly recommend the bacon, egg and cheese biscuit. Every component was well done and hearty. This place...More

Thank HoosierWisdom
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We'e been there many times, as I have been in bands that have performed at Java Monkey in the past. Nice place to stop by, groove with the music while enjoying your beverage of choice. We often stop by for coffee after having dinner somewhere...More

Thank Mongoose_Man
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Hours day you are open at 7, at 7.25 your door is unlocked and all the two employees do is tell at me "we are not open yet". As a small business owner myslef, once I am on property, I am open. I definitely do...More

2  Thank gaylordm
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E Ponce de Leon Ave Ste 5, Decatur, GA 30030-3405
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 404-378-5002
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