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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, International
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have reviewed many restaurants and this particular spot has stuck with me a little bit. We ventured into this joint while on foot from our disappointing hotel not too far away. I'm so glad your establishment wasn't some vegan smoothie or coffee bar! I...was a bit surprised at the dinner prices and selections on the menu. They don't seem to match the vibe. But man, all faults are forgiven because your staff can COOK! We stop at grocery stores for healthier options when driving on vacations. Your location provided healthy, fresh, and bountiful helpings. The bread was good. The server was great too. We would come back to your cafe.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very impressed with the Brunch menu offerings for our Sunday visit and we knew from friends that the menu each day may change according to what is fresh and available. The restaurant was busy but the staff were handling it all quite well. We were...seated across from the open kitchen and we watched as the kitchen staff worked their skills on the line - impressed again. Our entrees choices were the Grilled Salmon on a bed of fresh mushrooms and rice with Tomato confit and Shrimp and Grits topped with fried kale - both were excellent.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, friendly staff, lovely setting. Indoors or out, we sat on the outside, outside patio under umbrellas. Just lovely! If you like tomatoes, the Heirloom tomato salad was to die for! So fresh and tasty..topped off with shredded basil...delicious! My son had the short...ribs which were great, good mashed potatoes and crispy green beans. Best bread and butter I have ever had. Then...you MUST have dessert. The ginger creme brulee was so unusual and satisfying. The lemon chess pie is not to be missed. Apparently the dessert chef is self-taught. We will be back!!More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed May 7, 2021

Hubby and I were in Tally and decided to give Kool Beanz a try. They change their menu regularly and have interesting dishes. A lot of fish dishes, vegetarian, and beef. I had some blood tests and decided I needed some red meat. I had...the flank steak, it came with a gorganzola butter and was delicious and tender. DH had the mojo chicken. He enjoyed it, but it was a bit spicy. We finished with their coconut cake, oh my was it good. We would recommend this restaurant and return. Staff wore masks and placed patrons every other table for social distancing. Their credit card machine was down so you could pay cash, check or let them write down your credit card info.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed April 26, 2021 via mobile

Great time out for dinner. We tried Pink Salmon and lemon dressing which was very filling. Also had the opportunity to see the New York steak with potato prepared. Social distancing was enforced, all wait staff waiters wore face masks. Quick, friendly service and prompt...food delivery. Will be back hungry for more. 😀More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 8, 2021

Our friends live in Tallahassee and recommended Kools Beans Cafe to meet for dinner. We are traveling with our old dog and they have two grandchildren. There was 8 of us. I called and made a reservations, the manager called me back and said they...will do everything they can to help but could not guarantee the reservation for 6pm. Well....they did make it happen. It was a wonderful evening with friends we haven’t seen in years. My husband and I are excellent cooks and the food at Kools Beans was GREAT! The desserts are good too! If you are in the Tallahassee area this is a must!!!! Great service and excellent food. Job well done!!!!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed December 16, 2020

Had a great meal here with my husband. Very eclectic menu. The food was super good. Service was friendly and fairly fast. A bit pricey.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed December 3, 2020 via mobile

Very cool chill place we like to stop here and spend all the time each time we’re in the area, take some time and ask for the neighborhood.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed November 12, 2020 via mobile

At very reduced capacity but staff seemed confused as if this was their first day open. It took a long time to get a drink menu because the waitress was more concerned with chatting up another customer. My Brussels sprouts were just that...I saw some...walnuts and a few onions but no where was prosciutto or havarti evident. That was $16 for a plate of Brussels sprouts. I had eaten there once before years ago and it was good. I’m not sure what happened.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 9, 2020 via mobile

First time dining and it was great. I had fried oysters with grits and a half size salad with grapes and goat cheese. My friend had linguine with seafood. All of the food was awesome. Reasonable for the quality of food. I can’t wait to...go back. There were so many good things on the menu.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kool Beanz Cafe

Yes, Kool Beanz Cafe offers takeout services.

Yes, Kool Beanz Cafe offers delivery services.

Kool Beanz Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4