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Higher Grounds Coffee Shoppe

201 New Market Center # 10, Boone, NC 28607
(828) 265-1114
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Ranked #43 of 127 Restaurants in Boone
Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
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Boone, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Staff here is awesome!! The flavors Oh my...yummmy! The price will cause you to wince a little but mmmmm so worth it.

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Hertford, North Carolina, United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The coffee was slightly above average. This shop also serves ice cream, but only 8 flavors, so the selection isn't great. I had the Mint Chocolate Chip, which was pretty good, but my husband had the Rainbow Sherbet, and he said it didn't have much flavor. The atmosphere is nice, as they have a couch and comfortable chairs, as well... More 

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Clayton, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This place had great coffee but was understaffed for a Sunday after church crowd. The poor girl was working alone but she never stopped smiling.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Higher Grounds always makes me the best sugar-free vanilla latte! Great people! I've visited many times and will visit many more!

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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

Skip Starbucks while in Boone! Higher Grounds is wonderful. I have been frequenting this establishment for many years and the quality of everything I order is always consistently great. The owners, Matt & Gloria, are wonderful people who are usually there making my coffee and Sam is always nice and does a wonderful job. You must try Higher Grounds!!

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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198 reviews 198 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I love this coffee shop hidden in a shopping center but worth finding. This is hands down one of the best coffee shops I have ever had coffee from. While the pastry selection is slim the coffee is EXCELLENT. The staff is helpful and very nice. They have a nice place to sit and relax with your coffee at cute... More 

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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

I love anything coffee flavored. I tried the mocha frappe and was not disappointed. They have sugar free syrups and will make drinks with skim milk on request. Would definitely go back.

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Boone, North Carolina, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

When in Boone, skip Starbucks. We have many unique coffee shops and my favorite is Higher Grounds...for atmosphere, friendliness and most of all high quality coffee (and ice cream too!)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013 via mobile

I had a nice iced coffee with a little bit of vanilla at Higher Ground. The barista, who was very nice and helpful, gave me the perfect amount of vanilla and milk in my coffee. It was so nice that I went up for a refill ($1 with the vanilla). The atmosphere was calm, quiet, and relaxing. Will definitely go... More 

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012 via mobile

Caramel Frappes are excellent here. Free wifi is fast and it's usually quiet enough to get some work done if you need to. The people are nice and the service is good. Lots of parking.

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Additional Information about Higher Grounds Coffee Shoppe

Address: 201 New Market Center # 10, Boone, NC 28607
Phone Number: (828) 265-1114
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Smoky Mountains  >  Boone
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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