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“Great place for great coffee!!”
Review of Pony Expresso

Pony Expresso
Ranked #9 of 43 Restaurants in Mariposa
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating
Description: Come and enjoy the distinctive vibe of Mariposa’s first and largest running coffee house, where good friends gather and new friends meet daily! We are a fun, eclectic shop, voted Mariposa’s Best Coffee 11 years running. Try our wonderful coffee, roasted on the premises, and one of our many homemade menu items. Hang out downstairs with our fun and friendly baristas or chill in our cozy, quiet upstairs loft and utilize our free WiFi.
Reviewed 3 September 2013

This is becoming a regular stop for us... whenever I get within 50 miles of Mariposa, it's pretty hard NOT to come up with a good reason to stop in at the Pony Expresso!! I found this place by accident 3 or 4 years ago, actually it was kind of funny how it happened. First of all, my wife and I are coffee snobs. We roast our own beans at home in a Behmor 1600 roaster, so we know what good espresso is supposed to taste like. We were in Mariposa and went to another espresso shop where a european lady waited on us. We were anticipating great things when we heard her accent, thinking we would get authentic espresso. What a disappointment!! We walked down main street trying to decide if we should pour out our $6 worth of horrid liquid when we saw the sign for Pony Expresso. We went up to the porch and saw Bill roasting beans in a BBQ and we KNEW we were in the right place. After hearing our story, he poured out the horrible brew and refilled our cups with a fantastic americano. The rest is history!!

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Reviewed 27 August 2013

Truly one of the best coffee places I've been. Coffee is fresh, not scorched, and the pastries are homemade but gourmet. Definitely recommend any flavor of scone, chocolate chip was my favorite. And the tuxedo mocha, yum-my! You couldn't ask for a more friendly, comfortable place to start your morning. Just wish this place wasn't 1,700 miles from my home.

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Reviewed 12 July 2013

Parking was ample, and the coffee shop itself has a good vibe. Service was prompt, and Amy the owner was very nice. Glad we stopped in.

Thank Linsey L
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Reviewed 4 June 2013

Pony Expresso has moved to a wonderful new location following the sad loss of its former location in a fire in May 2012. The new restaurant is beautiful and comfortable, with a great outdoor deck. The ambiance is laid-back and convivial, and the coffee is fantastic. This is a little gem of a place to relax, drink coffee, and admire the tree-covered hillsides.

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Reviewed 9 March 2013

We stopped in for a quick coffee and ended up chatting with the employees and staying a while. Very nice coffee shop with light snacks and really friendly employees.

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