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.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Flying Monkey Handcrafted Brews

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1500 SW 17th Street, Topeka, KS
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

16 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 16: English reviews
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

My home away from home. Amazing staff. Community conscious. Did I mention delicious coffee? Tuesday is $3 therapy (beer).

Helpful?
Thank laura g
Topeka, Kansas
Level Contributor
27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

They baristas are all friendly and funny and are all very knowledgeable. The coffee is wonderful, the food is wonderful and if coffee isn't your thing they have a variety of alcoholic choices. A great place to sit, write and relax.

Helpful?
Thank Peaches352
KC
Level Contributor
316 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

I walked to this coffee shop from Washburn's campus with friends on an early Saturday morning. We each ordered something different for breakfast and something different to drink. I had the breakfast veggie wrap and it was good, but had way too many onions. We also saw beer taps so we know beer is also served in addition to the... More 

Helpful?
Thank gabi_kansas
Bay Village
Level Contributor
25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

had dinner with a few friends. The handcrafted beer was average at best. I had the special Bison burger it wasn't all that great. Others in the group had felt their dinners were just ok. On the other hand our server was excellent and tried to keep things moving.

Helpful?
Thank Michael F
Level Contributor
93 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

First of all, if you go looking for the Flying Monkey, you will never find it. All of the signs on the building are "PT's Coffee & Roasting Co. It is not until you get inside that you will find "Flying Monkey Expresso". It is right across the street from Washburn University and has that college coffee shop feel. Small... More 

Helpful?
Thank Garry S
Olathe, Kansas
Level Contributor
32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This is my favorite place in Topeka for coffee and breakfast or lunch. The food is really good, the coffee is awesome, and the staff members are always friendly. The atmosphere is great and nothing here is "run-of-the-mill". My favorite for breakfast is the "It's A Wrap" and the have a great twist on grilled cheese for lunch! I highly... More 

Helpful?
Thank CleanH2O
Topeka, Kansas
Level Contributor
51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I stop here several mornings a week for chai. The staff is wonderful--always friendly and attentive. The decor is trendy and it's a great place to hang out. Wish I could stay longer, but I have to get to work!

Helpful?
Thank MsGrasslands
Sedona, Arizona
Level Contributor
49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014 via mobile

After living in Italy for a year I'm pretty particular about my macchiati (macchiatos). This place gets it right AND they're roasts are incredible. Get something there and take a pound of coffee to go. You won't regret it.

Helpful?
Thank Cdaz2012
Topeka, KS
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

If you're interested in things other than fried food and chain restaurants, this is the place to go. The food offered is upscale cafe food: quiches, amazing salads, sandwiches, soups -- not to mention every blend of tea you'd ever want but most importantly their coffee drinks are tops. Their cocktails and drafts are some of the best available in... More 

Helpful?
Thank bloodship
Topeka, Kansas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

it could be just me but i felt lost they have all this unique stuff to pour coffee in, but i didnt have the time to wait i felt as the staff was rushing me to order and get out of the way very cool place but it seem a bit pricey $4.75 for a cup of coffee way to... More 

Helpful?
Thank foodie60747

Travelers who viewed Flying Monkey Handcrafted Brews also viewed

 

Been to Flying Monkey Handcrafted Brews? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1500 SW 17th Street, Topeka, KS
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Flying Monkey Handcrafted Brews 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?