The Java Den

Located in our sister property, Grand Central!

1022 W Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53715

Good coffee is just a few minutes from your front door.

Order online

Enjoy the convenience of having your drink ready when you walk up to the counter!

Local favorites

Java Den sources its delicious coffee and food items from many different Madison businesses.

A positive impact

We value sustainability and strive to reduce our environmental footprint by supporting local initiatives.

Wonderstate and Ledger Coffee

Special crafted blends made right here in Wisconsin. Try the unique Java Den Blend made by Wonderstate Coffee. Balanced and fragrant with hints of milk chocolate, citrus, and floral.

Rishi Tea and Nessalla Kombucha

Premium tea and botanicals imported directly from gardens across the world. Craft brewed Kombucha using organic and fair trade ingredients. Stop by and try for yourself!

Gotham Bagels and Madison Sourdough

The perfect New York bagels made by hand. Delicious bakery items made to share the love of Wisconsin grains and wild fermentation. Whatever your pick, Java Den will provide.

Grab and Go

Bubblrs, bottled water, chips, trail mix, fruit snacks, and much more! Great for busy students and faculty who need to pick up some study fuel for their long days.

Want to be a part of our caffeinated family? Apply now and let your barista journey begin.

Email with your availability and resume.

Brews & Views

Get a taste of what’s brewing for our monthly specials and events!

It’s holiday season!!🎄We’re excited to spread some cheer this month with our new December specials:Candy Cane Chai - a delicious and creamy drink of white chocolate and peppermint to help spread the holiday cheer.Creme Brûlée Latte - The warmth of a crackling fire in an open hearth is the mood that’s captured perfectly in this decadent latte. Savor the sumptuous creamy custard flavor and the silky smoothness of your favorite dessert.Fa La Latte - You can’t egg-more the holiday cheer all around you. This latte blends classic milk with eggnog to create a Fa La Latte.Sugar Cookie CCB - Our classic cold brew with cold cream but with a new cookie twist. Vanilla and spiced brown sugar come together to create the iconic sugar cookie cream cold brew.
Spice up your day and grab a fall flavored drink from our October specials tomorrow! Wishing everyone a Happy Halloween!! 🎃👻
Spooky Season is finally here!! 🎃👻 We have a full list of fall themed specials to help you celebrate all month long!
HAPPY LABOR DAY! We hope everyone is having a fun weekend and trying to stay cool 🥳Just a reminder that Java Den is closed today in observance of Labor Day. But good news, we go back to our regular hours tomorrow 9/5. You can now stop by for your favorite beverage or snack anytime Monday-Friday from 7am-5pm!
Coconut Cloud Cold Brew ☁️ 🥥 ✨The cold foam on this August special is absolutely amazing!! The perfect cold drink to give you a boost of caffeine on these hot summer days ☀️
Have you seen one of these tokens floating around? Lucky you!! 🤭☕🍀 Our Java tokens are good for 1 free Java Den drink of your choice! Make sure to keep a lookout for these, we only give them out on special occasions 😏
We are super excited to meet all of the new residents of @grandcentralmadison and @x01oncampus so soon!!! 🥰 ☕ 🤭 In order to make sure everyone gets moved in smoothly, Java Den will be closed on Monday and Tuesday. We can't wait to see all of your beautiful faces again on Wednesday!
Join our amazing barista Carmen as she makes a delicious drink with blueberry cold foam!!