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Java Joe's Cafe

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959 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1145
+1 906-643-5282
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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7:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
959 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1145
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Reviewed August 21, 2015

Stopped in for a bite to eat along with some coffee before leaving for Mackinac Island. Service was a bit slow but very friendly. Chatted with locals seated near us, and they gave us advice on their favorites. While they offer a good breakfast selection...More

1  Thank msburddawg
Reviewed August 20, 2015

My husband and I adore this place. Great atmosphere, delicious food fantastic owner, and great service. Joe's buttermilk pancakes are the real deal and their pizza is super fresh. Just be sure if you come for breakfast that you get there at doors open cuz...More

1  Thank Renee L
Reviewed August 19, 2015

Old Cincinnati hippie opened a coffee/food shop in downtown St Ignace. Very eclectic. Locals Sahara "dot GP" but its definitely interesting.

Thank BoyetteK9
Reviewed August 19, 2015

Stopped in over the weekend to give it a try, small place but it was surprising to see no one was taking the time to clean off the dirty tables while people are waiting for a seat. After asking twice to have one cleaned off,...More

4  Thank Jason C
Reviewed August 18, 2015 via mobile

They food was good but it's a very busy place so that waitress seem to be to busy to check on their tables which I didn't like. If I went back again I would just pick a slower time to go back.

1  Thank jenni_b23
Reviewed August 17, 2015

Meal was mediocre at best. Kind of pricey for what you get. Waited for over an hour for our breakfast. They did tell us up front, but we visited because of a recommendation. Nothing special!

4  Thank pbp05
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Every time we visit St Ignace we stop in to Java Joe's for the best coffee in the state. Love Joe's personal service and his humor. Great little place to visit and enjoy!

1  Thank Beck K
Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

The food was above average, the coffee was excellent. The service was pretty bad though. We saw our waitress three times, once when she took our order, 10 minutes later when she brought our coffee, and then 1 hour later when she brought the food....More

3  Thank huwaxete
Reviewed August 12, 2015

The food may be good here but the restaurant is small and the wait staff was far overloaded. Lots of people walked in and then walked back out.

1  Thank Swede132
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Java Joe's is a must when you are in St. Ignace! Food is amazing, coffee is great and the people are friendly!

Thank JuliWestg8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 959 N State St, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-1145
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Mackinac County  >  Saint Ignace
  • Phone Number: +1 906-643-5282
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