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Donkey Coffee

17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
+1 740-594-7353
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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17 W Washington St, Athens, OH 45701-2433
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An older, warm & cozy building. Go upstairs for a truly nice experience and look out over the street.

Thank T S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Coffee and atmosphere are nice, a bit crowded at sometimes. Also check out upstairs and back. more seating than you might expect on first view in.

Thank Arnd B
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This was the meeting point for a girls getaway weekend... The employees couldn't have been more accommodating when I asked them to to use the coffee mugs I had customized for each as a surprise when they ordered. Not only did they use the mugs...More

Thank SarahWV2
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Great coffee house that offers lots of seating options. Whether you're looking for a comfy hangout spot with friends, a table meant for 2, or a quiet nook to study, this place fits the bill. We stuck with house blend for our java choice. I...More

Thank Mayaki2
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great coffee and tea. Friendly service. They also sell whole bean and ground coffee to make at home. I stop in every time I'm in athens!

Thank bwompbwomp
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

They tend to have fun drink choices, and it's an interesting atmosphere, quite fitting for a college town. The seating is great and super eclectic. The bathroom location is less than subpar and the fact that it's just one doesn't help. But alas, all in...More

Thank Triny S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

You can feel this is a very liberal coffee place. Great place for coffee, chatting, studying, relaxing.

Thank Zherui G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We drop into Donkey for morning coffee and pastries on a random basis; always a solid place for great coffee and pastries; with two floors of smallish rooms and an eclectic mix of furniture, a very inviting place to sit and chat and warm up...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Been going here for years and every time I'm back visiting my parents I always try to make it a point to come here. Good coffee, good music and some of the friendliest staff you will ever meet.

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I live here and this is one of the best places in Athens to get great coffee, I always get an espresso when I am there

Thank danielboone24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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