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Black Dog Cafe

229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
+1 850-224-2518
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Sweet and small with a patio that overlooks Lake Ella. You can have a great chai or latte, something sweet to eat and relaxing ambience.

Thank jeanadrienne
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Great location, great atmosphere, great food AND dog friendly. Love it here. Lots of gluten free and veggie options available. The lake is a nice size, easily walkable.

Thank lulu2867
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Quirky place with good coffee. Service is friendly but not real fast. If on the patio the view of a beautiful large lake is incredible. Parking lot is gravel and can be a little hard to walk on.

Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite coffee spots in town. Reliable drinks and yummy sweet treats. Get your drink on the outdoor deck, or take it on a walk around the lake. A must visit to soak up the relaxed vibe

Thank Eing M
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Sitting directly on Lake Ella, is the Black Dog Cafe. What a charming little cafe! I ordered a ham and cheese croissant. How delightful! They offer more coffees and teas than I can list, as well as delicious baked goods. Sit outside. It was a...More

Thank Sherri M
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I went with a friend to grab a drink and we both ordered the peach tea which was great. I definitely recommend you order it with the lavender syrup cause it's tasty and refreshing.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy a very nice cup of coffee and a pastry! Lake front shop, surrounded with trees, amazing nature, relaxing, beautiful!

Thank Portillo100
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had been lured away from Black Dog by a national chain. The convenience of drive thru truly took precedence for a while. However, during this summer, I rediscovered my love of sitting down with a real mug of good coffee, good conversation and great...More

Thank AnainVenice2015
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, good coffee and yummi pasteries. Cosy interior and nice veranda. Located near the small lake.

Thank Fraeulein_Cornelia
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Good service, great coffee, nice little view on a sunny Sunday. And our dog enjoyed the walk around the lake.

Thank ppirtyrrab
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303-5572
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-224-2518
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