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Java Dog

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303 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3908
07:30 - 18:00
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Sun 08:30 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 18:00
Sat 07:30 - 18:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

They have the best coffee ever and they have games that you can play with you family up stairs. If you have a dog and you want coffee and something for breakfast and some other coffee shops won't let your dog in well you should go to Java dog because they are dog friendly that is why they named there... More 

Thank Elizabeth T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Wilmington for over a month and frequented many of the coffee shops - and there are a lot! One of our favorites is Java Dog. Their espresso drinks are delicious, the people who work there are so friendly and they are a dog friendly cafe. We met so many nice dogs and their owners, and our two... More 

Thank carolgened
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Great quirky coffee shop. Fresh ground coffee smelled so good! Very friendly staff and delicious Gingerbread Latte! Loved the atmosphere!

Thank Gayle N
Fayetteville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

Visited Java Dog on a recent trip to Wilmington, whilst escaping the heat by visiting the Cotton Exchange! Coffee and ambiance were great, as were the staff. The shop is also dog friendly. Definitely a good spot to catch your breath from shopping!

Thank phanson3286
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

What a great little coffee shop! Dog friendly too. Good coffee. Fast service and incredible marketing! I loved everything about it!

Thank Holly N
Eudora, Kansas
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46 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Oh and the coffee is good too! But the lemon pound cake is so delicious...definitely worth the stop. Nice location, great atmosphere. Well worth the step inside.

Thank KansasWheat
El Dorado Hills
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Cute little place, very dog-friendly, and good coffee - not the typical chain stuff. Didn't try the pastries, but they looked good.

Thank visual
Westfield, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

This is a small shop with great coffee, hot chocolate and pastries. We tried the lemon pound cake and it was excellent.

Thank Mary M
Cary, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

We stopped here during a brief visit to Wilmington. Although there are other coffee shops up and down the street I liked being able to go somewhere that wasn't part of a chain. The folks working there were attentive to the fact that my hot cocoa was for a child, so they didn't make it very hot. That was a... More 

Thank jchamber73
Ahoskie, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Stopped in twice durning my visit to Wilmington and the staff and customers were both very welcoming. (Dog friendly too!)

Thank Terry428

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3908
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?