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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%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
399 N Main St, Ste A, Bishop, CA 93514-2700
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an adorable place!! Great food reasonably priced and lovely staff. Helpful and friendly. Really clean and good parking.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Soraya D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a favorite every time we drive up or down Hwy 395. The business has expanded over then past couple of years but still retains the quality we have enjoyed for years. The food they have added to the menu was great. We went...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank angela s
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Great place for breakfast, great coffee, nice cosmopolitan feel about it, very popular, would go back

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John T
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

Date of visit: September 2018
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.

Date of visit: August 2018
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!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FilipC858
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

Date of visit: August 2018
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.

Date of visit: August 2018
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!

Date of visit: July 2018
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! =)

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank moonlightbeachmama
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Restaurant Details

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