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Java Baba

57 Pond Street, Ludlow, VT 05149
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Ranked #15 of 33 restaurants in Ludlow
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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79% Recommend
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English first
Deer Isle, Maine
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

This is a great place for coffee in the morning, or a soup and sandwich for lunch. They never disappoint.

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Chicago, Illinois
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This is really the only sandwich place in Ludlow (other than Subway. Ew). The menu is quite extensive, but most sandwiches I have eaten do not taste fresh. The last time I got a turkey sandwich, they turkey seemed stale. My favorite sandwich was the saga bleu (turkey, honey mustard, blue cheese), but I don't get it anymore because of... More

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White Plains, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Upon Suggestion of Michael from the Andrei Rose Inn in Ludlow, Vt we picked up sandwiches for our drive home. Delicious Vermont Turkey sandwich with stuffing and cranberry sauce and what could be wrong with a salami, provolone sandwich? Nothing. We'll be back next visit long before it's time to drive home.

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Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We went out for breakfast with high hopes - after all Ludlow is in Vermont and there should be plenty of good wholesome breakfast food.The name Java Baba sounded as if it might be the place for something good like freshly made oatmeal. It was well rated on Trip Advisor!!! What did they offer us - a prepackaged container to... More

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New Jersey
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

My sister owns a condo at Okemo and is a coffee fiend - this is where she goes. I love the sandwich selection and the fact that you can eat there or get it to go. Easy parking doesn't hurt either. I love the quaint feel of downtown (vs this little vt-style strip mall) but if your goal is "good,... More

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Rutland, Vermont
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Their breakfast and lunch menus are not only diverse but reasonable priced and very good. Their variety of coffee beans are always a take home item. Friendly staff and great service.

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

A group of 8 of us ate lunch here and everyone seemed to enjoy the food. A wide assortment of creative menu items with something for everyone. The veggie burger was a particular favorite, not dry and very flavorful. We actually returned later in the day for coffee and ice cream, though the flavor choices this time of year were... More

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Stamford, Connecticut
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Nice coffee shop in that area. I believe these places are needed in small towns since Starbucks is taking over our lives...Nice coffee, food, ambiance. Its very nice and I would go here again.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

I can't speak of the food, but was staying at Okemo for a weeks family ski trip. Every morning consisted of getting in my cold car and driving to Java Baba for coffee as they brew a great cup of coffee. Highly recommend the trip as they change coffee every day as well.

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Maplewood, NJ
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

The soups were fantastic!!! They were far better then their coffee. After a day of nordic skiing, I was very excited to see the sign for coffee but was immediately disappointed by the lack of aroma followed by the weak flavor. Luckily they were able to redeem themselves with a wonderful Mexican Corn Chowder. It was delicious!!!

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