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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 good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite coffee spots in town. Reliable drinks and yummy sweet treats. Get your drink on the outdoor deck, or take it on a walk around the lake. A must visit to soak up the relaxed vibe

Thank Eing M
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Sitting directly on Lake Ella, is the Black Dog Cafe. What a charming little cafe! I ordered a ham and cheese croissant. How delightful! They offer more coffees and teas than I can list, as well as delicious baked goods. Sit outside. It was a...More

Thank Sherri M
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I went with a friend to grab a drink and we both ordered the peach tea which was great. I definitely recommend you order it with the lavender syrup cause it's tasty and refreshing.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy a very nice cup of coffee and a pastry! Lake front shop, surrounded with trees, amazing nature, relaxing, beautiful!

Thank Portillo100
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I had been lured away from Black Dog by a national chain. The convenience of drive thru truly took precedence for a while. However, during this summer, I rediscovered my love of sitting down with a real mug of good coffee, good conversation and great...More

Thank AnainVenice2015
Reviewed 26 May 2017 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
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 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 - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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
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