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River Road Coffee House

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973 N 21st St, Newark, OH 43055-2921
+1 740-366-3356
07:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 19:00
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Love love love River Road! Environment friendly and tastes as good as Starbucks! I enjoy the fit bars so tasty and low in sugar.

Thank Ginny W
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 January 2017

My girls and I always try to stop at the River Road Coffee House instead of Starbucks when we are out that way to get their yummy drinks. They have snacks too and the ones we have had were yummy. I think they have sandwiches too, but can't remember as that's not why we go there. The beverage selections/flavors are... More 

Thank Saphyre13
Independence, Kentucky
1 review
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I was in town for work and this place was walking distance from both my work location and my hotel. It has friendly staff, good coffee, and a great selection of specialty drinks.

Thank tkemarine
Level Contributor
24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Great Black Iced Tea! I go there every day and order 1-2 large glasses. Staff at this location are awesome and well "above the cut" with friendliness and efficiency! I LOVE this place!

Thank Linda R
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

This is a great local coffee spot. The ambiance inside is quiet and cute. The coffee is always done right and the staff is always friendly. Both locations (Newark and Granville) are locally owned and have a fantastic reputation. Whatever it is you drink (coffee, specialty drinks, or tea) they have it.

Thank Amber S
Granville, Ohio
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Good variety of espresso, coffee and teas choices, baked goods and a few light lunch choices. Free WiFi and plenty of room to read, socialize and/or host a small business gathering. Patio available weather permitting. Located in a big old house with a nice bit of hip, coffee-house charm.

Thank buckeye1111
Pickerington, Ohio
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48 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

It is a relaxing place to read a book while you are drinking coffee or meeting friends to share conversation and wonderful wholesome foods. A wonderful selection of drinks and snacks.

Thank imaglo52
Memphis, Tennessee
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This quaint coffee shop is located on the town square. Service was very good and the barista was friendly. Nice find on an early Tuesday morning in Newark.

Thank IPTraveler006
Chicago, Illinois
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Decided to stop here after reading reviews. Cafe Mocha was great - not too sweet, not too hot. Just right. Pastry selection looked good if you're into that. Looking forward to my next trip to Ohio to grab a cup of River Road Coffee!

Thank LynnLLS
Newark, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

I stopped in to get a cup of coffee on my way to work in Columbus. It was my first day on my new promotion with a designer clothing company. I ordered a large house blend with cream and sugar. When i pulled up they seemed entirely too busy to even acknowledge me with anything other than "your total is".... More 

Thank SNPatterson89

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 973 N 21st St, Newark, OH 43055-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 740-366-3356

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