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Java Joe's Coffeehouse

214 4th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-2206
+1 515-288-5282
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
4 Jul 2018
“Stopped for some Joe”
2 Sep 2018
“Morning Coffee”
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214 4th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-2206
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and comfortable seating for a great Sunday am breakfast. Just coffee or breakfast made to order and even mimosas. Has good WiFi and great spaces to read and sip. Eclectic interior and brick walls with wooden floors. Best of all not a cookie...More

Thank ShadowWave51
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Not many choices for breakfast food, but a wide selection of teas and my husband thought his vanilla latte was excellent. The muffins are baked at the location, frozen and then thawed (I asked for a muffin that wasn't smushed in plastic wrap and she...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

During a morning walk we found this place. It’s definitely local and quant. They offer lots of specialty items and beverages to enjoy. I can’t say it’s my favorite place I’ve gotten coffee but the staff is friendly and gave good recommendations for things to...More

Thank Grussingtravels
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and son when with me here for a late breakfast and a cup of coffee. I had the breakfast burrito and it was fantastic. My wife had the bacon egg croissant and my son had the breakfast bowl . All of our food...More

Thank Warrendad
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Had the turkey reuben. It was amazing!!!! And a delicious chai tea latte. Super atmosphere as well. Great place to sit read or just hang out.

Thank Kayley H
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Everything was exquisite, the service very good and the place is beautiful. I came to visit from Puerto Rico.

Thank Cristian S
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This was a great place to eat before attending a concert at the nearby Civic Center. Many other restaurants had long waits, but Java Joe's had good quality food with little wait time! The coffee was also very good. There is a large amount of...More

Thank Carrie N
Reviewed 7 December 2017

My wife and I visited Java Joes around 5:30 this past Saturday night. Before walking to the Wells Fargo Arena and the Katy Perry concert. This was our 2nd visit to Java Joes in the past couple of years. The traffic was very heavy and...More

Thank iowacityia
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Cozy and atmospheric coffeehouse in the heart of Des Moines. I enjoyed an iced pumpkin spice latte - very good. Good place to hang out for a few minutes with friends and chit-chat.

Thank wlamb123
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I was super excited to try this place out and I'm bummed to say I was disappointed with my first visit. It wasn't really that busy and my "dry cappuccino" was a straight up latte :( I'll give them some slack because I'd typically order...More

Thank mojozenguy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
6:30 am - 12:00 am
6:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 4th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-2206
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-288-5282
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