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Donkey Coffee

17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
+1 740-594-7353
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“chai” (6 reviews)
“cookies” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (14 reviews)
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17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

It was cool and reminiscent of the '60s in Athens. Good amount of space and meh coffee. There was not much choice of small plates of food but, I was there over a year ago.

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 31 August 2018

There is only one bathroom and it's on the second floor, up a steep flight of stairs. Not friendly to wheelchair users or people with mobility issues. This place claims to care about social justice, but disability justice doesn't seem to be a part of...More

Thank dgchas
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Donkey is a no frills great coffee shop. There is a lot of comfortable seating for studying while sipping on some fair trade coffee.

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We stop here every time we come to Athens to visit friends and family. Great coffee, latte, and tea. Plenty of room inside.

Thank WCC2011
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful shop! The coffee is robust and the people working are knowledgeable and helpful. I love their point system for getting free stuff. This place is huge, even an upstairs. I know the students love coming here to study, hangout and drink...More

Thank Kathryn N
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I love stopping in for Donkey for a quick coffee! The baristas are friendly and knowledgable. I love the mocha latte and the chai, as well as the cookies they have offered.

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Ducked in here for a coffee and I’m glad we did! “Experienced” hipster baristas, excellent cappuccino, and a new nitro cold brew my daughter raved about. Back room is really relaxing, good vibe. Nice soundtrack on this morning. Board games, a variety of seating configurations...More

Thank Danno251
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Great coffee, best ever! Great place to study and hang out. The mocha and the cafe at lair are super and I can’t wait to go again!

Thank SydL1
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This is the best coffee shop. I highly suggest the spiced chai latte. I travel all over with my job I mean it when I say this coffee shop is wonderful

Thank Zakk S
Reviewed 24 January 2018

stopped in after lunch @salaam...what a cool, college vibe!...if i went to ou, this is where i would want to be!...hub's got a coffee to go, he said it was delish...i'm not a coffee drinker but there were several other drink options, despite...

2  Thank mjpk25
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 740-594-7353
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