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Java Cabana

2170 Young Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5748
+1 901-272-7210
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
18 Mar 2018
“The very best coffee shop I’ve ever been to”
1 Mar 2018
“Not your dad's Starbucks”
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2170 Young Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5748
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I went to school in Austin, Texas, and my husband and I always joke that I end up finding the “Austin” part of whatever city we go to - Cooper Young is definitely that, and Java Cabana is the best part of it. Comfortable, eclectic,...More

1  Thank Claire H
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Refreshing coffee shop not like any Starbucks. Warm and relaxing, actually a little quirky. Wife and I stopped in for a great cup of coffee and snack. Service was friendly and welcoming.

Thank SmokiesJunkie
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Fun, small coffee shop to hangout and work or relax! 50s-era formica tables and second-hand clothes shop in the back! Wifi

Thank 737openroad
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Great music, wonderful atmosphere, friendly staff, and the BEST Lavender Mocha EVER! Will definitely be back!

Thank Wanderer2018
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Chill scenery and great coffee! Vegan options makes it even better. Lots of books, chess boards and background music.

Thank kittielala
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Right in the middle of Cooper Union is one of the undiscovered gems of Memphis; This beautiful, friendly, fun, off-beat and fabulously kitchy coffeeshop has everything most mainstream coffeeshops lack - but I can't give it all away - you gotta get over there to...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Stopped in here for a short break, and really enjoyed ourselves. Got in a game of chess, had some great coffee and lemon bars, and got to chat with the staff who are all very friendly. Great place for coffee!

Thank jrobba
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

I ordered a macchiato and started to look around. This little place should be located in Portland:) It has a great atmosphere and for those with ADD, this is your home. My macchiato was a bit over steamed. I give the pull a 7.5. The...More

Thank Mivan69
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Great fresh coffee! Owner is one of the baristas and made us some amazing coffee. Some interesting speciality coffees on the menu we will try next time we are in town, like the Sweet Jane...caramel and coffee combo looked yummy. The winning surprise for me...More

Thank moonhope
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Excellent coffee and welcome, lovely people and vibe - cool tees too! Thanks again for a proper coffee! This place is the best for a good, European style coffee in Memphis, that we found - and God knows we tried!

Thank MrPoops
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2170 Young Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5748
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Cooper Young Community Association
  • Neighbourhood: Cooper Young Community Association
  • Phone Number: +1 901-272-7210
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