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Java Ranch Espresso Bar & Cafe

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114 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4228
+1 830-990-4517
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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381 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located on Main Street, Java Ranch is done out like an old style saloon. Also sell a few souvenirs. Excellent macchiatos. I'd have rated it a 5 if they'd served them in a proper cup, like the ones they sell! Freshly brewed coffee deserves a proper cup not a paper one!

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Thank Christine W
Saint Joseph, Michigan
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130 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee with a line of locals waiting for to-go cups. We enjoyed the breakfast tacos but this popular spot is extremely loud with enthusiastic conversations.

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Thank Gardener2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will want to drop in here, early in the AM and grab your spot...do a little people watching, and enjoy your coffee at half Starbucks prices!

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Thank Glenn M
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

It was a bit chilly out so coffee was a welcome sight. The Ranch was nicely done - the decore. The coffee was good and it was busy so I always think that is a tell tale sign of a business doing well. I would recommend stopping here if you like coffee.

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Thank smilingmick
State College, Pennsylvania
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

We stopped in for a quick afternoon coffee and we both ordered small cappuccinos. We were amazed that the cup was mostly foam and very little coffee. We know that they are smaller than regular coffees but it was two gulps and it was over and for over $7 for both...it is a fun place to visit, fun environment and... More 

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Thank Cruisingrace
Surprise, Arizona
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313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered their standard breakfast, mediocre, potatoes cold, no taste, Texas Toast was just toasted white bread, not any Texas Toast I ever saw Late was good, service was good Not a have-too place

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Thank michaelbkolsky
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

After searching and walking in a couple coffee / breakfast places we found Java Ranch. Luckily for us this place was perfect. It's western decor, helpful and caring staff and it's good coffee made a good end to our visit in Fredricksburg. Suggestion: Grab a table then wait in line. My only regret is we didn't find this place sooner.... More 

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Thank downtownbrown1
Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Delicious coffee without the ridiculous price. Inside is very quaint & rustic. They also serve beverages other than coffee (including beer)! Very happy we found this cafe!

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Thank mariedwards4
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Was able to find my everyday morning wake up drink, iced quad espresso, and my wife enjoyed the mocha latte. Located on Main Street, offers more than coffee, great place to start the day.

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Thank Wayne E
Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Was running out of steam in the afternoon and needed a pick me up to continue exploring. The store was clean with many tables. There are multiple types of coffee and snacks available. I just picked up an Americano. It was excellent, and cheaper than that other coffee shop everyone knows.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4228
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 830-990-4517

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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?