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CJ's Coffee Cafe

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514 W Main St, Denison, TX 75020-3129
+1 903-327-8984
06:00 - 18:00
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Atikokan, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to eat local, not chain. This place was recommended by local merchants. Good variety with friendly help.

Thank SimpleTraveler454
Lubbock, Texas
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been eating at CJ's for years and there is always good food and good atmosphere. You can make you own sandwiches off of the meat & cheese board, salads are great, and soups and rolls are wonderful. Never had anything bad here. And get the strawberry cake! Even if you are not a strawberry fan (example I'm not... More 

Thank Susannah C
Sherman, Texas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

If you are looking for great coffee, salads, desserts, or even smoothies, this is your place! The staff is outstanding and very helpful. I recommend this cafe to everyone! I promise you won't leave disappointed.

Thank Walla32
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on this great little place for lunch today. I had the lunch special-a smaller portion meat and cheese board, homemade roll, with a cup of soup. I opted for the Greek chicken soup with feta. A simple but flavorful soup. Hubby had BLTA on homemade bread. He enjoyed it. We got a piece of strawberry cake and Heath bar... More 

Thank Cristi T
Sherman, Texas
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

CJs has ghe best salads, desserts, rolls, everything!!! Love this place. The smoothies are off the hook!

Thank ChristyM3111
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208 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

First timer. Really liked it. Small home grown coffee shop. Had the baked oatmeal with apple and it was good. Little covered patio off the front. Have sandwiches as well as a lunch menu. Also drive thru. When in the area I'll be here again.

Thank noblehousecatering
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We are always on the hunt for great coffee (not sugar drinks) on our travels. This definitely rates very high on our list! Anytime we are in the area we will be stopping by.

Thank Kris040214
Memphis, Tennessee
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70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Very friendly people, friendly guests, and enjoyable, unique place to spend some time. I really enjoy unique, clean and friendly places to visit. want something different? good little place to spend some time

1 Thank David H
Melanie M, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Coffee Cafe, responded to this review

David H We are so glad you enjoyed our little spot on Main Street in Downtown Denison. Super cool of you to leave such a great review! We hope you were able to try our Nitro Coffee - it's amazing! Have a great day. Come see us again soon. In the meantime, check us out on social media! More 

Denison, Texas
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Charming place to eat, drink Java, and relax in a artsy decor in the historic district in Downtown Denison!

Thank ZippyPC
Melanie M, Public Relations Manager at CJ's Coffee Cafe, responded to this review

Hey there, ZippyPC! Thanks for the super review - we love being in the middle of the "cool" in Downtown Denison. Glad you found our little spot relaxing. Come back soon for some Nitro Coffee! Until then, follow us on social media - we are doing a ton of customer appreciation! Thanks again for the review and for stopping by.... More 

Denison, Texas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

CJ's in downtown Denison is a great little place to stop. I have been there several times for a luncheon. Some of the freshest and tastiest things on their menu. They also have delicious desserts. Definitely worth checking out. Highly recommend.

Thank Stephanie G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$7
American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 W Main St, Denison, TX 75020-3129
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Denison
  • Phone Number: +1 903-327-8984
Welcome to CJ's Coffee Cafe in beautiful downtown Denison, TX! We're the former Country Java, and we've still got the same stellar customer service that our long-time patrons have come to love. If you're a newcomer, you're sure to love our famous oat wheat bread and rolls, which we bake fresh in our ovens every morning. We use only fresh ingredients, and we use locally-roasted coffee.What are you waiting for? Come in and have a cuppa!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?