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Frontside Grind Coffee & Espresso

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American, Coffee Shop, Bakeries, Bagels
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2697 White Mountain Highway, North Conway Village, North Conway, NH 03860
+1 603-356-3603
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6:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Lunch, Breakfast
Description: coffee shop

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  • 69
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Coffee so good, it'll keep you coming back again and again!

This past weekend, my husband and I visited North Conway for a couples retreat and couldn't wait to come back to Frontside Grind. This time, we each tried something different and were not disappointed! We were tempted with all of their delicious breakfast and baked options too. We made sure to tell... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Jessica K
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English first
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This past weekend, my husband and I visited North Conway for a couples retreat and couldn't wait to come back to Frontside Grind. This time, we each tried something different and were not disappointed! We were tempted with all of their delicious breakfast and baked options too. We made sure to tell a bunch of couples we were staying with... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is no Starbucks, this is an amazing coffee shop that promotes fair trade coffee, gives back to their community, support those with dietary restrictions, and does it all with a genuine smile. It is an inviting coffee shop with comfortable seating, but it also serves breakfast and lunch meals.

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West Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is one of my favorite coffee spots anywhere. Their Cold Brewed Iced Coffee is awesome. Every time up up I get a growler to take home - and enjoy for a week. My wife always enjoys the hot coffees and espresso drinks. Our kids also love the baked goods and bagels (locally made, and really good). The soups always... More 

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Conway, New Hampshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Love the outside dining and the pesto, tomato, mozzarella bagel sandwich is my favorite. Try the Chai Fu and enjoy meeting the staff and regulars.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I know what you are thinking. This is the one bad review for this place, I will just ignore it. But I feel like I am the person screaming the emperor has no clothes. Because the sizes are very small and expensive. The staff is snooty and rude. The food and pastries are mediocre at best. What put me over... More 

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Lebanon, New Hampshire
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Great selection of coffee! They have specialty drinks made with local honey or maple syrup. The smoothies and sandwiches are good too! This is a cozy cafe that is a great place to linger and read the paper or hang out on a rainy day.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

One of the two best places in town to get coffee and breakfast. On the run or sit outside. Coffee the way you like it and excellent sandwiches.

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Barnstable, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Great spot for coffee. Packed with locals and tourists alike. They clearly take pride in their coffee and you can taste it in the final product. I am not a coffee snob so I can't really give a detailed review of their coffee compared to other similar establishments but I can say that this was on my short list of... More 

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Waterford, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is a great place for coffee drinkers but also for tea drinkers. It was a first time visit but I would definitely stop in again. Although it can be a little pricy, you can have your drink just the way you like it and have some down time in a relaxing atmosphere. There are various seating options which is... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is obviously a place locals enjoy and it is easy to see why. Probably my best non-franchise coffee experience. I only had the standard dark roast coffee and a cinnamon roll, but they were terrific. The prices were great, we paid less than $10 for two coffees, a cinnamon roll (which was wonderful) and a bagel with cream cheese... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2697 White Mountain Highway, North Conway Village, North Conway, NH 03860
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  North Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 603-356-3603

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7
  • Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Bakeries, Bagels

Description

coffee shop
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 6:00 pm

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