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Bald Guy Brew of Blowing Rock

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Coffee Shop, Bakery, Ice Cream, Healthy
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921 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
+1 828-406-7990
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Today
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon 12:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tue - Thu 7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Description: We are located inside Footsloggers in an old stone building on Main Street...
We are located inside Footsloggers in an old stone building on Main Street in Blowing Rock. Up in the attic you will find our warn and cozy espresso bar. We look forward to presenting our fresh roasted - fair trade and organic coffees and finely crafted espresso drinks...CHEERS!
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Good for:
Local cuisine
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 63
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Out of the Ordinary

This was a fun coffee shop to try. Jeff was super nice and encouraged us to try something different. Everyone's drink was delicious! This will be a stop from now on when in Blowing Rock.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 12, 2015
Carmen B
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This was a fun coffee shop to try. Jeff was super nice and encouraged us to try something different. Everyone's drink was delicious! This will be a stop from now on when in Blowing Rock.

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Boone, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Everything is as it should be: coffee, sweet snacks, happy staff, great atmosphere. It's a pretty small place, but that just sort of adds to its character.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

My wife and I came to this coffee shop both mornings during our weekend getaway in Blowing Rock, NC on 2/20/2015. The shop is really cool on the second floor in a loft style location looking over Main St. The staff is super friendly, coffee was excellent, place was super clean, and the owner also offers a Military discount which... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My family loves their coffee and Bald Guy is our go to when we are in Blowing Rock. The staff is very knowledgeable and friendly and the coffee is outstanding. Can't wait to go back!

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Cozy coffee shop located on the second floor of an outdoor clothing store. The owners are great, and the ambiance is very inviting. They have a living room area were you can relax and enjoy a great cup of coffee or hot cocoa. Perfect for a cold, rainy day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Coffee was great, line was long but worth it. Would recommend Mocha! The service was great but slow, simply because only one man was on duty.

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Their double shot Americanos saved my life. Well, it's not that dramatic, but close. Convenient location and good service are plusses as well.

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K-Vegas, NC
Top Contributor
149 reviews 149 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Average coffee at the Bald Guy Brew above Footsloggers in Blowing Rock. The owner/operator is very kind. Muffins are pretty awful, but maybe they were a few days old when I had them. Will give it another try next weekend.

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chapel-hill,north-carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Loved service and food, plus great beer! This is a cute place in a converted old home. The brewery is out back and you can tour that during the day, too. The food is trendy and delicious!

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Hickory, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Great stuff here and by the by it's upstairs and on top of that they offer a military discount so that only sweetens the deal.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 921 Main Street, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Blowing Rock
  • Phone Number: +1 828-406-7990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 10
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bakery, Ice Cream, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating

Description

We are located inside Footsloggers in an old stone building on Main Street in Blowing Rock. Up in the attic you will find our warn and cozy espresso bar. We look forward to presenting our fresh roasted - fair trade and organic coffees and finely crafted espresso drinks...CHEERS!
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?