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Jak's Cafe & Espresso

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19355 Jensen Way NE, Poulsbo, WA 98370-6539
+1 360-394-5257
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Carson City, Nevada
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice people and service but food very disappointing. Reminded me of my time in the military. If you are in a hurry and looking for gut wading this may work for you. Coffee was good.

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Thank James B
Seattle
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195 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

We stopped in on our way out of town to get a cup of coffee for the road. We got two cups of drip and a gluten-free peanut butter cookie. The cookie was surprisingly good. The coffee tasted like it had been sitting way too long. We should have made sure it was fresh.

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Thank Rocks_road
Wichita, Kansas
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

We zipped in here for a quick cup of coffee to go. Had read reviews and watched the video on the website. Unfortunately the owner was not there the day I visited. There were only a couple other people eating as it was mid afternoon. My daughter and I got our coffee and I was a little disappointed. My coconut... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

A fantastic small town dining experience awaits! Skip the fast food up on the main highway and enjoy a nice and quiet breakfast or lunch experience in a park-like-environment just off the main street in Poulsbo. My wife and I have gone here at least once a month since we've lived here and I can't get enough of their specialty... More 

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Poulsbo, Washington
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

Jak's has good healthy freshly homemade food and great lattes. Friendly service. My favorite is the breakfast croissant and a almond latte.

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Thank gobarbo
Poulsbo, Washington
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2015

Despite an almost entirely empty cafe (2 other patrons were waiting for their lunch) my cappuccino took an extraordinarily long time to prepare and arrived improperly made with milk that was sour. The baristas are clearly not trained properly and appeared to be extremely frazzled in the kitchen. Pity because the location is convenient.

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Thank Sabrina M
Poulsbo, Washington
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2015

We really like this place. The atmosphere is casual and comfortable. The employees are pleasant and readily make suggestions if you seem indecisive about what to pick. The sandwiches are full of ingredients and very good. The service is quick and you never feel hurried to vacate your table. They have interesting items for purchase if you want. The employees... More 

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Thank SunshineInWA
Janesville, Wisconsin
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97 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2014

The latte's are small but it's enough to get us in the door and want more. What a quaint little coffee shop - serves homecooked breakfast in the AM. Wonderful little place.

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Thank GBPackerFan4evah
Poulsbo
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142 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2014

We strive to support local businesses and heard positive reviews about Jak's Cafe from a number of locals. So today we gave it a try - we like little hole in the wall places like that. I'm giving it 3 stars because the server was very friendly and efficient. My husband had the lunch special Chicken Alfredo - priced under... More 

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Thank Gitta B
Tyler, Texas
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

We went here for lunch on a weekend -- just driving around, saw it and decided to give it a try. The place is small, family run, and the service was very personal. The soup is made fresh every day (had tomato and it was very good) and the sandwiches are custom made to order. Healthy stuff. I'm looking forward... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19355 Jensen Way NE, Poulsbo, WA 98370-6539
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Poulsbo
  • Phone Number: +1 360-394-5257

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?