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Jo's Coffee

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1300 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2433
+1 512-444-3800
07:00 - 20:00
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255 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

It seems this place is an Austin institution with queues for coffee and people taking photos under the graffiti "I love you so much" sign. I couldn't quite work out what all the fuss was about. The coffee was pretty average. It is conveniently located though.

Thank jwjg
Milano Marittima, Italy
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Stumptown Coffee is always great....worth the wait of 5 folks in line. Food was also very yummy...nice folks as awell.

Thank jt r
Golden, Colorado
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75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

There will be a line, but it moves fast and you have to try it as an Austin institution. Go for the tacos - they are wonderfully average, but also who doesn't love a breakfast taco even in an average state.

Thank Kelly K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Loved this place. Very cool hangout and great coffee. Nice crowd in there and the staff are super friendly. Good work!

Thank jasonbatley3
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128 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Very hippy and cool place. The staff is really into it and convey a great mood. Really cappuccino and very decent croissants! Nice patio with WiFi.

Thank Pascal S
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71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Walk up street café with great coffee and killer breakfast tacos. A must visit for breakfast if visiting the SoCo area of Austin. Check it out.

Thank dickster243
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Jo's coffee has the best coffee in Austin. My favorite is their iced coffee. If you are looking for something sweet then I recommend the Iced Turbo. But everything is good. On a nice day it's a great place to hang out in their open air seating and enjoy South Congress. Tips: they usually have music on the weekends and... More 

Thank Jeff G
Austin, TX
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great place to waste away the day. This is located in the heart of SoCo where there is shopping, restaurants, hotels and live music. There's wifi too so you can chill, drink coffee and do homework. It's a fav for the locals (like me).

Thank JacquelineRN
Simi Valley
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101 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

THis little walk up coffee bar is da' bomb!!! Their famous iced turbo is all you need to get you through walking up and down the shops!!! It shares the wall for the famous, I love you so much icon sign and is in the perfect location! They have some out door seating with cool bands playing. I think they... More 

Thank CookingMama1
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A local recommended this place and we were glad to stop there for a Belgian Bomber on a hot Austin day. The best iced coffee drink I've ever had enjoyed from a shaded open air seating area with great views of the bustling SoCo street scene. Definitely worth the stop for a far better tasting and less expensive iced coffee... More 

Thank Robin S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-444-3800

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