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3115 Hedley Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-6557
+1 217-523-5282
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06:00 - 18:00
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Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 18:00
Sat 06:30 - 18:00
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New York City, New York
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Fresh brewed coffee, great service. Not a whole lot else to write here. Drive through option is awesome with this cold weather.

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Thank AllThatIsGreen
Lima, Peru
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I have been through Grab A Java more times than I care to count, and the menu items have never disappointed. This isn't a sit down place, which makes it perfect for grabbing a quick cup and moving on to your next adventure in the Springfield area and beyond. My personal favorites are the spiced chai tea latte and mocha... More 

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Thank Adventurer3215
Holland
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I was visiting with friends this weekend. I jokingly refer to myself as a coffee snob. I am probably not a bona fide coffee connoisseur but I do know a good cup of coffee when I taste it. I was delighted to be taken to Grab-a-Java on the way to church to be treated to another cup of coffee and... More 

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Thank MargaretPreston
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I can't even begin to explain how much I love this place. I live up in Wisconsin, but all of my family lives in Springfield so I try to visit at least a few times a year. My aunt and cousin turned me on to this place back when they only had one location. I have searched far and wide... More 

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Thank Shannon C
Springfield, Illinois
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Great coffee drinks made to order by locally owned folks. Lively and colorful art outside. Tasty baked goods available. I have not had the lunch items. I am proud to get coffee here and skip the competing national chain.

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Thank Jan R
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81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Great stop on the way to work, always has a line and the coffee is excellent. I enjoy stopping here from time to time for a cup.

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Thank Steve G
Springfield, Illinois
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107 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The coffee is simply great and don't pass up their breakfast items but you might need to diet after eating them. And, the artwork on the signs changes all the time to reflect current events.

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Thank AAAAwells
Chicago
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Nice to support local business. Nice cup of coffee with soy for non dairy drinker. Quick and friendly service. Food choices as well. Very creative.

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Thank Mica_10
Illinois
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

I am a local to Springfield. Grab-a-Java was suggested to me by a co-worker of mine. It's local, cheap and better than Starbucks....Yes, I said better than Strabucks! I have always been a HUGE Starbucks coffee "goer" but I haven't been back since I found Grab-a-Java. It's drive thru only so this is a perfect quick stop before you start... More 

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Thank Corie G
Springfield, Illinois
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

Best, friendliest, local owned, environmentaly aware, cup-o-joe drive thru. Bar none! Also have muffins, scones and pot pies.

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Thank Wanderlust_INK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
06:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:00
Thursday
06:00 - 18:00
Friday
06:00 - 18:00
Saturday
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3115 Hedley Rd, Springfield, IL 62704-6557
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-523-5282

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