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Donkey Coffee

17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
+1 740-594-7353
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • 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 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 Syd L
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
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Was visiting my daughter in Athens and while waiting in her to get off of work, decided to try Donkey Coffee. It's one of her favorite places to go get coffee! I'd give Donkey Coffee a 5 on a scale of 1 to 5. Great...More

1  Thank LovinAlton
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Omg their hot coco is by far the best I have ever had. They also have wonderful muffins and other snacks that are amazing as well!!! Highly recommend this place.

1  Thank Melissa A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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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