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Black Sheep Espresso Bar and Cafe

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232 North Main Street, Bishop, CA 93514
+1 760-872-4142
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Today
06:30 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun 07:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 06:30 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 06:30 - 19:00
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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778 reviews
378 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 893 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my partner and I called after a very long drive. staff very friendly. great outdoor sitting area. cold beers. great prices.

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Thank enncle
Los Angeles, California
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Had great espresso here! Friendly service, and a nice shaded patio out back. You can buy ground coffee or espresso as well and take it home - yum!

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Thank Joyce S
Laguna Hills, California
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for breakfast with the canine crew and were pleased to find a garden setting in the back to accommodate our pups. The breakfast burritos are quite satisfying, your choice of carnivore for the bacon lovers or veggie for the plant lovers. All the coffee choices you could imagine were available poured by an amiable staff. If you do... More 

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Thank Nancy D
Watertown, Massachusetts, United States
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65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Terrific coffee and very good burritos, scones and quiche. Small but big enough. Just the place to get started in Bishop!

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Thank dbates509
Bishop, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great coffee, espresso drinks, and light and fresh food options in a comfortable environment. Inside and outside seating, great employees, excellent music, ample parking, fantastic location.

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Thank Sarah S
Redwood City, California
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158 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Ordered a mocha and if I were in the Bay Area, it probably would be a 4.0/10. I ordered a bagel toasted with cream cheese. It tasted like a bagel you would buy in a 6 pack at safeway and the cream cheese was from a small packaged individual sized serving (not fresh). My wife ordered the vegetable focaccia and... More 

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Thank Timothy Y
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Friendly service (not sure about the guy who gave up, I go there every time I'm in town and I've NEVER had a bad experience) and the BEST coffee you will taste not only in the Inyo County area or Eastern Sierras... but truly great coffee no matter WHERE you're from. I live in the city, I've been to Europe,... More 

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Thank pirranhaquark
California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Probably lots of other reasons to like this place, but all I went for was great espresso pulled from freshly roasted coffee beans, and that's what I got. Solid place.

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Thank lunachan
Bishop, California
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Good coffee, terrible service. After 11 years, I’ve given up on Black Sheep because of the poor service. It’s been a comedy of Dumb and Dumber, or maybe Stoned and More Stoned. Here are some examples. When ordering a pound of beans, I’d ask for #3 grind. Not one time did they do it right. The first time I only... More 

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Thank Cedrik Z
Region of Waterloo, Canada
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

After a week of disappointing americanos, it was nice to find a coffee shop with a decent roast and a proper pull. Prices are extremely fair and the snacks were tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
06:30 - 18:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 18:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 18:00
Thursday
06:30 - 18:00
Friday
06:30 - 19:00
Saturday
06:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 North Main Street, Bishop, CA 93514
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-872-4142

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?