Old City Java

Row 1

109 S Central St (E Summit Hill Dr.)
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 523-9817
Coffee Shop
Mon–Fri: 7:00 AM–10:00 PM Sat–Sun: 8:00 AM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Be sure to try The Plum Baker's bake goods.
  • Crossants are A+
  • The nutella and strawberry poptart is amazing!!
  • Get a coke! They have ones made with cane sugar and not corn syrup. Huge difference!
  • This is the only place in Knoxville where you can find fresh French macarons, courtesy The Plum Baker.
  • Ampient Music night w/@gmiddleb.
  • Chocolate milkshake is the best.
  • Great plus but that server mrs hacker is so mean
  • Out-of-towners: this is a real, local coffee shop in every sense. Best non-chain coffee spot in town for reading, studying and meeting folks. (More picks at the link.)
  • Espresso is great! Authentic, and cappuccino was great, the strawberry coffee cans was good as well.
  • Great espresso!
  • Great latte
  • Cappuccino is one of the best I've ever had
  • Best study spot in the area!
  • Great lattes--both in taste and art!
  • Try its salted nutella tart, it's amazing!!
  • The chai latte was so weak I actually thought the barista had forgotten to add the flavoring to the steamed milk. Definitely the worst chai I've had in my life. Adorable place, though!
  • Great shop. Cool design elements, art, well made coffee, if you like Counter Culture espresso, curated chocolate and bottled iced drinks.
  • Best coffee in city!
  • Coffee scones bagels and almond croissant