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Java Baba

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57 Pond St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1083
+1 802-228-7810
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We tried their local Vermont ice cream and it was big enough to share for two people. The server engaged very well with us and even gave us a little tour advice. They also have pizza but it was too early to order. They only available at lunch time.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ludlow, Vermont
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

like the turkey town, pizza has a lot of cornmeal on the crust not a fan, they have yummy desserts, and a large selection of tea's and coffee...

Thank maddiemae2016
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I have been to Java Baba's a few times. Every time I have the same experience. It's a busy little place with a lot going on. I feel like there's too much going on. The food is good. Quality ideas and well thought out menu. A little overwhelming though and very hard to decide because the menu is written on... More 

1 Thank Dave L
Coventry, Connecticut
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106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stopped in for breakfast on the way to an orchard. I had the Americano which was strong and piping hot. I also had a sausage egg and cheese on a hard roll. Soft hard roll and perfectly cooked egg, but the star was the cheese...VT sharp cheddar. Overall, perfect little stop in downtown.

1 Thank KMAN1981
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Slow service, bagel was good. Very friendly. Would hate to see his place on a busy day. I guess I would come back if there was no where else to go.

Thank Christopher D
Rindge, New Hampshire
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a great place to stop for a bite. Mom and I had the eggplan sandwich. She wished it had some sauce on it. I wish I had some hot peppers to give it a bit more flavor though I stilll love it. The white bread was too bland for the eggplant. Next time I would choose a different... More 

Thank Michelle F
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Definitely a place to come back for a good cup of coffee. To go with the coffee there is a good selection of muffin and cake. The place has a good atmosphere and there is a lot of space to sit. Who need a Starbucks if there are places like this.

1 Thank Rob H
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Wandered in there trying to find some great tasting coffee in the area and this place was amazing! Offering a nice comfortable atmosphere and so many choices of coffees and teas and lots of great food. You must experience this fantastic place and really nice people!!:):):) Annie & Brian from RI

1 Thank Annie P
West Sand Lake, New York
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

When the owner of Java Baba hired their pizza chef, they struck gold. The pizza has that wonderfully thin, perfectly baked crust that one only finds in the metropolitan NY area. We loved eating every delicious bite!

Thank Susan R
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I ordered a veggie burger with cheese. It was pretty bland, with not much else on the plate. It looked like they warmed it in a microwave and then put it in the bun, which was not grilled or even warm. Very disappointing. Not worth the money.

Thank Duane K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Pond St, Ludlow, VT 05149-1083
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Ludlow
  • Phone Number: +1 802-228-7810

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