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“awesome breakfast/brunch in a old worldly setting :)”
Review of Java Jive

Java Jive
Ranked #534 of 4,000 Restaurants in Atlanta
Price range: US$1 - US$20
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Good for: Child-friendly, Groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Neighbourhood: Virginia Highland
Reviewed 18 March 2013

don't go by the exterior or the hole in the wall outward feel or even the to-be-desired parking facilities. the food here is superb (breakfast and/or brunch specifically). and so is the absolutely lovely, relaxed, old world charming vibe inside. i can't be thankful enough for my friend on suggesting this place, totally loved it. the ginger bread waffle with lemon butter is like nothing you have tasted before and the santa fe scramble is so so delicious. i mean how can u not love a place where even the wheat germ pancakes taste like divine!!!
loved it... cant wait to come back soon :)

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Thank alina4u
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Reviewed 5 January 2013

I have wanted to try this joint for a long time. The atmosphere is laid back and seating is limited. The menu is not extensive but the do have some interesting items. I tried the famous Ginger Bread Waffles with Lemon Curd and this dish does not disappoint. The pairing with the lemon curd negates the need for butter and syrup. If you go, you must try this dish. The coffee is good too.

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Thank anointedhelp
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Reviewed 11 November 2012

Java Jive is created out of a former laundomat, and it has great authentic 50s and 60s tables, lamps, signs and appliances. The service is prompt and friendly, and the owners are there at the restaurant cooking. The dishes are tasty, the biscuits excellent, and the coffee that they blend and brew is very pleasing.

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Reviewed 15 October 2012

Had never heard of this small diner until a friend took me there for brunch. Yummy food and good service, and the decor includes a collection of old toasters. Apparently this place is only known to locals, but it's well worth searching for. Near the Candler Park neighborhood, not far from Downtown.

Thank StarwoodJunkie
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Reviewed 19 January 2012

We really enjoy a late breakfast and eat out at least twice weekly. While our favorite time in JJ is weekdays late mornings as we have no wait for a table and enjoy prompt service. Love retro ambiance right down to the choice of background music. The menu is not large but varied enough for most breakfast lovers. Great coffee, biscuits and pancakes. Above average omelets - my choice is the white greek omelet with a side of grits. Always have had great service.

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Thank Atlrez
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