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Kool Beanz Cafe

1316 Niedringhaus Ave, Granite City, IL 62040-4640
+1 618-877-5730
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good24%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
“meeting” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1316 Niedringhaus Ave, Granite City, IL 62040-4640
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have to admit I usually order the same lunch every time, Kale Salad with chicken and it's always delicious. This time a changes it up a smidge with the salad as my side and a stuffed portabella which was sooo good. Service excellent as...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Kool Beanz Cafe was a good local find. The menu was creative and the service good. It had a real "hipster" coffee house feel.

Thank Jeramie
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This is like the European extension of a place to gather around a table for a meeting or a meal with friends. This is the kind of place like your living room to hang out. Always inviting with that vibe between Kool and your own...More

Thank bill00007
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The food is good, the coffee great, the prices moderate but the welcoming ambiance makes this the place to wind down at the end of the day, have a short meeting or just hang with friends.

Thank bill00007
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Great food and very friendly staff, owner came out and asked if food was satisfactory. Very family oriented restaurant.

Thank denniswF9698OJ
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

Had an AWESOME omlet this morning. Home fries cooked to perfection, omlet fluffy and flavorful. Coffee was excellent. When in St. Louis just hop over the McKinley Bridge to Granite City. Cool and eclectic.

Thank JANandDEAN
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

I love their chicken salad sandwhich and rice soup! Very friendly atmosphere with good music and local art on display.

Thank Lindsey D
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous and cozy atmosphere, charming. Great breakfast and lunch menu. Lots of sugar free coffee flavors to choose from. Friendly staff. Baked goods looked amazing especially the HUUUGE brownies. Three sidewalk tables with pretty flowers. Tables and comfy furniture seating indoors.

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Cute place with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Local favorite. They have great food and coffee. Good place to read and relax, go for a family meal, or a meeting! Try it out you won't be disappointed.

Thank missy g
Reviewed May 30, 2017

We stopped here on our way from Indiana, PA to Columbia, MO. I was in search of good coffee and wanted to avoid truck stops.I got a great cup of coffee and my wife had a chicken salad croissant for her dinner. The barista was...More

Thank Lamp56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1316 Niedringhaus Ave, Granite City, IL 62040-4640
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Granite City
  • Phone Number: +1 618-877-5730
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