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The Looney Bean

399 N Main St, Ste A, Bishop, CA 93514-2700
+1 760-872-2326
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chai” (4 reviews)
“scones” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (16 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
399 N Main St, Ste A, Bishop, CA 93514-2700
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Popped in here for a morning stop whilst passing through Bishop on a road trip with friends on our leg from Lone Pine to Yosemite. Place was busy but had a reallyfriendly atmosphere. Despite being busy service was quick & efficient along with a smile....More

Thank Eggs11
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We popped into Looney bean for a coffee before we headed on to San Fran. After 2 weeks in the US this was the best coffee we have found! Great food on offer to.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The title says it all! What a pleasant surprise to have breakfast at this cozy place in Bishop. The meals tasted fresh, are quite filling and healthy! A good breakfast after a week of Burning Man!

Thank Filip C
Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had lattes and a salad. There house bean is excellent, has some cocca and lemon hi lights. It's very smooth w tasting coffee. Wide variety of pastry and salads to choose and resonally priced

Thank Shaws
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

For somewhere like Bishop this coffee place is a welcome island in the middle of nothing. In absolute terms the coffee is not that good, sort of flavourless. However the place is very charming.

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 11 August 2018

My daughter has food allergies so we were pleased to see various milk options plus the best gluten free banana walnut muffins we've ever had!

Thank Heidi F
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We stopped here on our way to Mammoth and was very happy with my cup of Elvis coffee. My kid ordered the strawberry smoothie and he loved it! I liked it too! =)

Thank moonlightbeachmama
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

What a great coffee place: variety of excellent tasting drinks, freely made pastries, excellent salads and sandwiches for lunch, big sitting areas, very friendly staff. Well done!!!! On our 3-day business trip we went there every morning and lunch!!

Thank LNuss
Reviewed 20 July 2018

What a great venue for relaxation! Right in the heart of downtown, you can sip your favorite coffee beverage and eat some wonderful fare. We had the turkey sandwich for the carnivore and a goat cheese grilled sandwich for the vegetarian. Both were absolutely yummy,...More

Thank Corkrunner
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

I drink coffee everywhere and this the best coffee I have had to date in the US ... lovely staff ... good prices - food is lovely ... a must !

Thank Delia G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 N Main St, Ste A, Bishop, CA 93514-2700
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-872-2326
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