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Professor Java's

217 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12205-1114
+1 518-435-0843
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“biscotti” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
217 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12205-1114
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went to Professor Java’s for lunch last Sunday. The place wasn’t crowded at all but NO ONE came to serve us for a long time, even after l stood up and notified the unfriendly woman behind the counter. After a long...More

3  Thank Elly B
Reviewed March 24, 2018

This was next door to my motel. I walked over at 6AM. Good good coffee and banana nut muffin with chocolate chips. Good WiFi. I sat in their "library" room. Excellent. Just what I wanted for morning coffee and viewing the news online. FREE COFFEE...More

1  Thank Dwayne P
Reviewed March 21, 2018

I have never had coffee as good as that. Amazing place. I wish there was places like this in Wisconsin.

1  Thank asljoshua
Reviewed February 22, 2018

The three of us dropped in on a cold and snowy day. There were 3 people working. Each one more unfriendly then the other. We sat down......for them to bring us our drinks and snacks was a huge effort. I have no clue why any...More

3  Thank Krav1
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

I've been here so many times I can't count. It is my favorite breakfast place. I've come here and had some of the best conversations with friends and strangers at the next table. It breeds comfortable conversation. An old school coffee house that brings me...More

Thank klowis
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

This is my regular go to place for coffee, pick up coffee, breakfast goodies and great loose tea for home. The owner and staff very friendly.

Thank Barretomjj
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Professor Java's is very cool. It's like Starbucks before it went global. Freshly, on-premise, ground coffees with all homemade foods for snacks or meals.

Thank globaltraveler97
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Visited for a relaxed breakfast after a night at the nearby Hampton Inn, Professor Java's was a really pleasant surprise. Very relaxed and casual, with super-friendly staff and fresh-made breakfast and coffee, it was a welcome escape from chain breakfasts and a fun and chill...More

Thank othomas
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Seriously, if you want coffee, snacks, breakfast or a sandwich, or dessert, go here. I had strawberry muffins hot out of the oven and they were so good I went back the next day for more. Tons of hot drinks and cold drinks and dairy...More

Thank Jessie B
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed everything about Professor Java's: Comfy boho atmosphere Nice waitstaff Delicious food, pastries, teas, coffee We wish we could bring this little gem of a place back home with us!

Thank 9955cool
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Wolf Rd, Albany, NY 12205-1114
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 518-435-0843
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