Old City Java

Coffee Shop
109 S Central St (E Summit Hill Dr.)
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 523-9817
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
7:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm



  • 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.)
  • A great place to have coffee and do some work.
  • Serving counter culture coffee and incredible pastries - worth a stop before a day out on the town in Knoxville. Dont miss the savory feta chive scone.
  • Espresso is great! Authentic, and cappuccino was great, the strawberry coffee cans was good as well.
  • Hot black coffee was bold and rich. Woke me up with a warm, uplifting aroma.
  • 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!

Nearby places

Union Ave. (btwn Walnut & S. Gay St.)
119 S Central St