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506 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
+1 607-272-8564
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Houston, Texas
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269 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes, I admit it, I love Starbucks. But also love to find alternatives, and Gimme Coffee is one of them. It is excellent. Be sure to grab a bumper sticker or two.

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Thank irbflyfish
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I had two types of coffee in this unpretentious place: an Ethiopian and a Colombian blend . Both tasted quite special , neither sour nor burnt Good temperature and serve by friendly personell. The right stuff to start the day - gimme coffee opens at 7h!

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Thank Martin T
Ithaca NY
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69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Best latte in town, like silk. These barristas are invested in what they put in front of you. There is a large dictionary to browse while you wait and a series of displays by local artists. The tables are comfortable and there is a sense of some spaciousness. Somebody there is really good at fancy origami from dollar bills--I yearn... More 

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Thank 3300Photos
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74 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is probably the worst cup of coffee I've ever had. Even gas station coffee is better than what I had and it was quite expensive.

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Thank Dr. Bob D
Taipei, Taiwan
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

I love gimme coffee, a great place where I can spend a day in here to study or work. The quality of coffee is great and people here are nice and friendly.

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Thank PoanChen
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Made our mandatory morning stop at Gimme on State Street. The lattes were smooth and delicious as always. The leftist espresso blend never fails to please. A wide assortment of excellent savory and sweet pastries included an especially fresh and delightful ham and sweet potato scone.

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Thank browns311
Ithaca, New York
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276 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Its local, its hip, its strong and its cool. Art on the walls, strong coffee, made several different ways. A few good snacks, including some gluten free choices.

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Thank Brian D
Ithaca, New York
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170 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Excellent, award-winning coffee in a comfy place with wifi. It's cool to be seen here, so you should definitely visit.

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Thank muz4now
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Cafe's can abound in a place that favors such things but Gimme Coffee has a way with the java brew that sets it apart from the rest. You owe it to yourself to visit Gimme at least once!

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Thank Don F
Columbia, South Carolina
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72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

The shop was crowded when I went. Lots of college students who looked like they would be at their given tables for the remainder of the day working on their laptops. However, the coffee was good and the atmosphere was fun. If you could manage to get a seat outside, this would be a fun place to have a cup... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5222
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-272-8564

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