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Java Moose

218 West Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604
+1 218-387-9400
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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218 West Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604
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Reviews (245)
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

My husband and I love a good cup of coffee, especially when it's a cold and snowy weekend in Grand Marais. We definitely had both during our trip up there in February for his 30th birthday. Java Moose was a quick easy walk from our...More

Thank Jenn F
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We are not coffee drinkers, but it was super cold out so we stopped for some hot chocolate. Very yummy! Glad we got the largest size!

Thank GregBeth
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Java Moose is the quintessential North Shore coffee shop. Excellent coffee, tasty soups, sandwiches and cookies, but what really sets Java Moose apart is the ambiance. Java Moose is family owned and operated and you can tell that they really love the business and the...More

Thank dlknoer
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Well, the coffee is good. The soup's that I've had were sort of okay but bland. During the warm season the bayside spot is the place to go, or on the deck of the main shop. In the winter only the main shop is open....More

Thank Spaneen O
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The owners are friendly and the coffee and chai latte were delicious. The macaroon cookies hit the spot.

Thank JoAnne G
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Comfortable, cute coffee shop. Great location with outside deck area with view of beautiful Lake Superior Grand Marais Marina. Coffee hot, strong & well brewed.

Thank GrammaJeannie
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Has great coffee, great hot chocolate, and great Latte. Very friendly and knowledgable staff. Great value with prices commensurate with product quality. Very clean sitting rooms and tables.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Both the year round location, and the seasonal spot by the bay are so great. The owners are just awesome, and the quality is fantastic. My kids love the chocolate moose that they draw on the hot chocolates :)

Thank Kari M
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Everyone is treated as family. Owners spend time to answer questions - where to go, what about. Never rushed. Good value for the dollar.

Thank susan b w
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a latte and a cold press coffee both were excellent service was good. Face gets very busy but the coffee is worth the wait and the view is great!

Thank mimi1971
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly
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
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 West Highway 61, Grand Marais, MN 55604
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Grand Marais
  • Phone Number: +1 218-387-9400
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