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Kava House - CLOSED

1445 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1711
+1 616-451-8600
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good53%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
13 Aug 2015
“good neighborhood coffee house”
20 Nov 2014
“All around gem”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
1445 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1711
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

Good coffee, nice deserts, lots of space to spread out, and free wifi... what else do you need in a coffee shop?

Thank joesindorf
Reviewed 21 November 2014

I have been here several times, and pleased with the experience each time. They have good coffee, and the specialty coffee pretty reasonably priced (menu is pretty big too). The baked goods are delicious, you really can't go wrong with any of them. I think...More

Thank LWest4
Reviewed 1 June 2014

My wife and I have been weekly sippers since the day it opened. We had gotten used to the espresso coffees, baked goods and leisurely sipping and relaxing while living in Athens, Greece for a year. There was no such place in GR until Kava...More

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 8 March 2014

This would probably be a nice place on a summer day when the outside was open. On the winter afternoon when we visited it was fairly bland. The coffee was fine, but no better than you'd get at any other coffee house. And the big...More

Thank SonofAslan
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Kava House is 20 years old and many customers have been coming to Kava House for all those years. It's because of the friendly atmosphere and great coffee. Cool neighborhood

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 2 December 2012

Huge selection of coffees and teas along with a variety of hot and cold drinks that fall into the "Other" category. I'm not a coffee drinker. My favorites are the hot chocolate and caramel hot apple cider. What keeps me coming back are the baked...More

Thank PapaBaar
Reviewed 25 July 2012

Of all the coffee places in Grand Rapids, this is one of my favorite spots. It's always laid-back, fairly quiet (able to hear the person you're talking with), and they've got a great selection of lattes and specialty drinks. Some coffee places always have the...More

Thank vc812
Reviewed 6 July 2012

I love Kava House. It is a kookie, neighborhood spot with the best coffee (especially cuban coffee) in town. Forget Starbucks-go to Kava House.

Thank rowdygirl00
Reviewed 4 July 2012

The servers know you, know your order, the coffee is good, cheapest specialty drinks in town--no trying to rip you off--the scones are delicious...we are moving in a month, and Kava will be one of the things I miss most!

Thank libmank
Reviewed 15 July 2011

Always a avorite. Great employees and cofee. Their bakery is the best little secret in Grand Rapids! Best prices in town.

Thank sconehead_11
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
8:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1445 Lake Dr SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1711
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-451-8600
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