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Looney Bean Coffee

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26 Old Mammoth Rd, Rite Aid Mall, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
+1 760-934-1345
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“beans” (5 reviews)
“pastries” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (13 reviews)
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5:45 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
26 Old Mammoth Rd, Rite Aid Mall, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nipped in here for a hot drink on a cold day. Better than the regular corporate coffee joints. Interesting owner, gives back 1/7th of the profits to charities. I'd go often if I lived here.

Thank DoryGuy
Reviewed September 21, 2017

Being an early riser it was nice to find Looney Beans opened at 5:45. Everythinbg about the shop was nice from the service to the coffee to the locals who come here early in the morning. Even stopped here in the afternoon for a spinach/feta...More

Thank JerseyJack_11
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Funky coffee shop that locally roasts their own beans. Good hot coffee as well as specialty drinks. Good baked products and free wifi. Small outside patio as well as inside seating.

Thank corvibrown
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

I've been here before and the coffee is excellent, pricier than coffee in its sister store down the hill in Bishop, but still excellent. They aren't very generous with the whipped cream though. Looney bean coffee beats Starbucks hands down on any day. Their pastries...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed March 28, 2017

It's the Wandering Yank here. Mrs. Yank and I spent a few days in Mammoth Lakes recently, and we always enjoy trying out new coffee places. Thanks to TA we gave Looney Bean a try. It's a funky place - a bit dark, a few...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

If you love coffee this cafe is the best and the make almond milk rice milk coconut milk soya milk coffee as well as all your flat white and nice strong cup lovely friendly staff who know how to make real coffee best coffee shop

Thank 438michele
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Ordered two hot teas. Waited for them 30min. If you want to drink coffee here make sure you are not in rush and you have plenty of time.

Thank Sylwia U
Reviewed December 23, 2016

This local favorite is still one of the coolest coffee shops I have ever been in. The baristas are always fantastic and fit the shops environment perfectly. They have a ton of options to choose from and a good amount of comfy seating to relax...More

Thank Bryan R
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We always stop here when we are in town. The coffee is yummy! The baked goods look delish!Wish we could have stopped there each day!

Thank mrsbof3
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Just what a cafe should be, great coffee, great service, lovely home baking and unlimited wifi. Couldn't believe the amount of people going in there to use the wifi and not purchasing ANYTHING, damn cheek if you ask me, staff should not allow it! Went...More

Thank AlisCentralOtago
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
5:45 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Old Mammoth Rd, Rite Aid Mall, Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mammoth Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 760-934-1345
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