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Donkey Coffee

17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
+1 740-594-7353
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great coffee” (13 reviews)
“board games” (5 reviews)
“fair trade” (3 reviews)
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17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I love stopping in for Donkey for a quick coffee! The baristas are friendly and knowledgable. I love the mocha latte and the chai, as well as the cookies they have offered.

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Ducked in here for a coffee and I’m glad we did! “Experienced” hipster baristas, excellent cappuccino, and a new nitro cold brew my daughter raved about. Back room is really relaxing, good vibe. Nice soundtrack on this morning. Board games, a variety of seating configurations...More

Thank Danno251
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Great coffee, best ever! Great place to study and hang out. The mocha and the cafe at lair are super and I can’t wait to go again!

Thank Syd L
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This is the best coffee shop. I highly suggest the spiced chai latte. I travel all over with my job I mean it when I say this coffee shop is wonderful

Thank Zakk S
Reviewed 25 January 2018

stopped in after lunch @salaam...what a cool, college vibe!...if i went to ou, this is where i would want to be!...hub's got a coffee to go, he said it was delish...i'm not a coffee drinker but there were several other drink options, despite...

2  Thank mjpk25
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Was visiting my daughter in Athens and while waiting in her to get off of work, decided to try Donkey Coffee. It's one of her favorite places to go get coffee! I'd give Donkey Coffee a 5 on a scale of 1 to 5. Great...More

1  Thank LovinAlton
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Omg their hot coco is by far the best I have ever had. They also have wonderful muffins and other snacks that are amazing as well!!! Highly recommend this place.

1  Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

An older, warm & cozy building. Go upstairs for a truly nice experience and look out over the street.

Thank T S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Coffee and atmosphere are nice, a bit crowded at sometimes. Also check out upstairs and back. more seating than you might expect on first view in.

Thank Arnd B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This was the meeting point for a girls getaway weekend... The employees couldn't have been more accommodating when I asked them to to use the coffee mugs I had customized for each as a surprise when they ordered. Not only did they use the mugs...More

Thank SarahWV2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-594-7353
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