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16 Gibbs St, Rochester, NY 14604-2505
+1 585-232-4820
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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16 Gibbs St, Rochester, NY 14604-2505
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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Cool atmosphere and great location. Coffee was decent and a plethora or baked goods to choose from. Plenty of comfy seating and a great place to mingle.

Thank Grant I
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Nice place to grab a cup of coffee in the East End. Very convenient to Eastman Theatre, Eastman School of Music and many downtown businesses. Great to sit outside on a nice afternoon. Coffee and other beverages are good. I personally find the baked goods...More

1  Thank AC585ROC
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This is a coffee shop in the Eastman School of Music/Eastman Theater area. The atmosphere is 60s flower-child – unique décor photos, art, stuffed coyote. Coffee is excellent and they have a nice selection of fresh baked goods such as cookies, scones and muffins. They...More

Thank CaptnGphs
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Came here 15 years ago when I was in Rochester and delighted to see it is still thriving. Think of a great college coffee shop, with real atmosphere and character, and you will have an image of Java's. Coffee is excellent but they have a...More

Thank KaneoheBoy
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Went here before the Amy Grant concert with the RPO and had an organic coffee latte. Really good! The menu looked good even though we already ate. The desserts ...oh my!

Thank Niahwa
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We've spent time in Java's on nearly a weekly basis over the years while taking kids to music lessons and classes at Eastman. It's great spot to grab your favorite coffee drink (they have a great variety of drinks, coffees and teas) and hang out....More

Thank Leslie J
Reviewed 10 November 2016

the sandwiches are very good but know that after about 12:30 it starts to get into the slim pickings range. they make a limited number of everything and there is no more made. cookies are yummy. coffee is good. service is just ok

Thank Janine R
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I've had breakfast here a couple of times. the coffee is awesome! and the muffins and cookies too!! I'd love to come back there!

Thank fedez665
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Java's coffeehouse on Gibbs Street in Rochester is truly a special place to relax, drink some delicious coffee and teas while people-watching, studying, doing a crossword puzzle, art, chatting with friends, etc.etc. Really good service, awesome artwork inside the spacious seating area, and the coffee...More

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 13 September 2016

They serve the best coffee and tea in Rochester! They also have soup and sandwiches for lunch which are delicious. Large options for vegetarians and outdoor seating. Cool vibe with friendly service.

Thank roxannec173
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
6:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Gibbs St, Rochester, NY 14604-2505
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-232-4820
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