We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lookout Joe - Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters

$$
Central Business District
Fast Food
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
15 W. 7th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 241-0281
Add hours for Lookout Joe - Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 9 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
    Excellent
  • 1
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great local joint

I am not by any means a coffee person, but I love the atmosphere of coffee shops. This little place blows panera and starbucks out of the water. The service is always great, the workers know customers by name, are fast and efficient but still give quality customer service. They have a small, but... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2014
Kara S
,
Cincinnati, Ohio
Add Photo Write a Review

9 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Cincinnati, Ohio
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I am not by any means a coffee person, but I love the atmosphere of coffee shops. This little place blows panera and starbucks out of the water. The service is always great, the workers know customers by name, are fast and efficient but still give quality customer service. They have a small, but delicious lunch menu for a great... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cincinnati, Ohio
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love the fact that they roast it right there in the store so it's really very fresh, fragrant and absolutely wonderful coffee! They also have a limited menu of nice food items, mostly sandwich and such but I'd say it's really worth going to and checking out your selection. On a good cool evening, sit outside in the small... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cincinnati
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Searching around Cincinnati for either Kona or Jamaican Blue Mountain, coffee house after coffee house directed me to Lookout Joe. Their staff was friendly, and it looked like a nice place. However, the employee who was trying to help me swore he didn't know anything about either kind of coffee I was searching for. We left empty-handed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cincinnati, Ohio
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Get away from the 'bucks and go someplace local! Lookout Joe has great drinks, great service and even tasty eats!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Durban, South Africa
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

I have been going to Lookout Joe for years. I wouldn't go anywhere else. It is an unassuming coffee house, and there are certainly fancier places in nearby Hyde Park. But there is something genuine about this place that makes me love it. The staff are wonderful and personable. They treat you like family. There have been many a time... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
cinci
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2011

I am writing this review as a local. I go there with friends every week. It is a cozy mom & pop coffee shop in Mt. Lookout Square. In the early morning when they roast coffee it fills the square and the houses along it with aroma of fresh coffee roast. There is a large patio in front and is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cincinnati, OH
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2010

This coffeshop runs the full gamut of drinks and food. from early morning to late night. A great casual, non chain shop!

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2008

great neighborhood hangout - excellent brew

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2008

julia and kelly will hook you up

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Lookout Joe - Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 W. 7th St., Cincinnati, OH 45202
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: (513) 241-0281

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Fast Food

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Lookout Joe - Mount Lookout Coffee Roasters staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?