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211 N Main Street, Hannibal, MO
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Ranked #2 of 58 Restaurants in Hannibal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $10
Cuisines: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream, Sandwiches
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English first
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 via mobile

We chose to eat here due to their soup menu (squash, as well as chicken wild rice soup). They have a wonderful chicken salad with cranberries, grapes and nuts. The pumpkin chai latte was a treat! The bakery items were well done (we chose a pumpkin bars and cookies). There were mismatched retro tables and chairs, as well as couches... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

Very good place to relax. They were very friendly and summed up the spirit of Hannibal. Also think about the sign in the first coffee shop west of the Mississippi

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Wichita, Kansas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The store is a great place to relax with friends or family. There are tables to sit at, or want to be more cozy, there are sofas. I am not a coffee or hot tea drinker, but I enjoyed a iced peach and ginger tea in the morning and came back that evening for a hot apple cider. I didn't... More

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Topeka, Kansas
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123 reviews 123 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We've been here many times for the great coffee and espressos and they are really good! But this time we were there at lunch time and we split a monet sandwich (ham and cheese with a really good combo of mayo/mustard/pickle on it) and it was really good! My sister-in-law had one the previous month and told us they were... More

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Nebraska
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We went to the Java Jive on the Main Street of Hannibal. The brownie we ordered was good, but it honestly took 14 minutes to get a cup of hot chocolate and a small coffee, and this was 14 min. after we stood in line to order it. Could not understand why 2 other people who were behind us in... More

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Fort Campbell, Kentucky, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The coffee was horrible. The service was horrible. Uncomfortable, very loud. Not what you would expect for a coffee house.

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Palmyra, Missouri
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I absolutely love Java Jive. Tired of your same old 'chain' coffee shop? Come to Java Jive. There are a variety of foods, desserts, healthy snacks, and coffee drinks, as well as ice cream, fresh bakery goods and artisan beverages. What I love best though is the atmosphere. You can come and go or come and stay awhile. There's eclectic... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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103 reviews 103 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a good coffee stop. My wife REALLY liked the the Ayers Pottery shop in the next block and they are not listed in TA, but this related shop was, so they get two votes for the spot of one!

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The staff is so friendly as you order at the counter. The menu on the chalkboard is HUGE, from great deli sandwiches to all kinds of coffees, to excellent ice cream cones and brownies.You can sit on sofas and lounging chairs to visit with friends. It had a terrific ambience. I felt like I was on an episode of "Friends!"... More

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Omaha
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75 reviews 75 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This is a very nice coffee shop. They had lots of homemade food items and great coffee. They also had tons of seating and a very eclectic décor. The only dig I would have is that they only had one bathroom! Very family friendly.

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Additional Information about Java Jive

Address: 211 N Main Street, Hannibal, MO
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Hannibal
Average Prices: USD 1 - 10
Cuisine: Bakery, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream, Sandwiches

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