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Pony Expresso

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5182 Hwy 49 North, Mariposa, CA 95338
+1 209-966-5053
06:30 - 16:30
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Modesto, California
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104 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for coffee on our bike ride and lived it! The people were really nice and the coffee was good. The muffin I ordered was excellent! We will make this a regular stop!

Thank Mamjensen
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

As a former newspaper editor I initially passed up this place based solely on the word play in the name. I'm glad I looked past it. The people were great, the coffee was solid, and the environment is everything you want in a small-town coffee shop.

Thank Stephen C
p0ny_girl4996, Owner at Pony Expresso, responded to this review

Thanks for looking past the play on words ;0) and I'm so glad you enjoyed your coffee experience! More 

mariposa , CA
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I've been going to this Coffee House for years and I've never found better Coffee anywhere else. The best tasting Coffee I've ever had, whether it's fresh to go or for resting and snacking... WiFi provided too. Certified Organic, roasted to perfection. Several varieties of coffees including Whole Bean. Friendly atmosphere, great service. Much more than a Coffee house, they... More 

Thank sallydupre
Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great espresso coffee, fast. Unique decor and the same style as Australian cafes. We had the frittatas for breakfast. They were so delicious and creamy, yum!

1 Thank MXF79
Bakersfield, California
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Across the street from our hotel. Very good quality and fast service. Only issue are their hours... they close at 4:30.

1 Thank ingchapin
Lake Forest, California
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268 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I love supporting the local mom & pop shops and always enjoy the coffee drinks here in this hole in the wall coffee shop. Friendly staff and fast service. There is also a good selection of baked goods.

Thank Denise B
p0ny_girl4996, Owner at Pony Expresso, responded to this review

We are SO happy when we see our "return" visitors ;0) Thanks so much! More 

Norwood, Australia
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

If you're staying in Mariposa or just driving through on your way to Yosemite, take the time to stop and have a coffee at Pony Expresso and smell the beans roasting just outside the front door. If you love coffee you won't be disappointed! We weren't, we've come back every one of the 4 days we've been here!

1 Thank squirrel6969
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Personnel aimable et tres bons produits. Great coffee and cakes cookies homemade. Good adress. Enjoy this place.

1 Thank phibri34
Mariposa, California
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Amy and Bill create a warm friendly atmosphere.Great house roasted organic coffee and trained baristas.Where the locals and tourists go for a great coffee

Thank crashandburnh2o
Winter Springs, Florida
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169 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The casual western decor and friendly staff create an inviting place to stop before you head out of Mariposa for Yosemite and caffeinate before the adventures ahead. It's a bonus that the espresso beverages are well made with organic coffee. There's an extra little room in the back for times when it is getting busy or you want a quiet... More 

Thank claireleefl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
06:30 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5182 Hwy 49 North, Mariposa, CA 95338
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mariposa
  • Phone Number: +1 209-966-5053
Come and enjoy the distinctive vibe of Mariposa’s first and largest running coffee house, where good friends gather and new friends meet daily! We are a fun, eclectic shop, voted Mariposa’s Best Coffee 11 years running. Try our wonderful coffee, roasted on the premises, and one of our many homemade menu items. Hang out downstairs with our fun and friendly baristas or chill in our cozy, quiet upstairs loft and utilize our free WiFi.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?