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Daily Grind Coffee & Ice Cream

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208 N. New River Rd, PO Box 2519, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
+1 910-541-0471
Today
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream is open 7 days a week. We have a...
Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream is open 7 days a week. We have a relaxing setting with FREE wifif! We offer a variety of menu items. Brewed Coffee, Latte's, Iced Latte's, Iced Coffee, Smoothie's, Frappe's, Ice Cream, Milk Shakes, Bagels, Muffins, Hand Dipped Ice Cream, FRESH HOT DONUTS and much much more!!! Please stop in and visit us.
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  • 83
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    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
Yummy donuts

Friendly people, delicious, home made donuts. Donuts were a bit pricey though- $10 for a baker's dozen. Will go back for more the next time on Topsail.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Friendly people, delicious, home made donuts. Donuts were a bit pricey though- $10 for a baker's dozen. Will go back for more the next time on Topsail.

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Angier, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

My son-in-law discovered The Daily Grind last year when we were all out at Topsail Island on vacation. When I went in with him the next day, they treated him like a regular and traded great conversation with both of us while making some delicious lattes. This year, my husband and I walked in and within minutes Jeremy, the owner,... More 

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Holly Ridge, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

My husband loves their smoothies. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. Local. Open year round. Good products.

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65 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I was lucky enough to find this great local spot. Madison greeted me and was super friendly and made me a custom latte since I requested something with orange in it. It was delicious!! I would also recommend the fresh made donuts... Wow! They melt in your mouth. Free and fast wifi too. I will be going back often to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Daily Grind is a must visit! Excellent coffee, ice cream and everything else. Great people and great place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Came in with my children to get ice cream today but the coffee smelled wonderful so I had to get one. I explained that I don't like sweet coffee and the owner custom made me a delicious latte! We will definitely come back and I will be recommending The Daily Grind to everyone! Great job!! Oh and the kids LOVED... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We come to Surf City every year but usually just hit this spot for ice cream at night. This year by chance we went in and got donuts in the morning! BEST DONUTS I HAVE EVER EATEN! We went back tonight for coffee and it was awesome too! Sweet owners and great atmosphere! If you haven't been into this little... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Amazing little family owned coffee/ice cream shop. Best donuts on the island!!!! Delicious gourmet coffees and lattes. Lots of great new flavor combinations. We will definitely be back!

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Fort Worth, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Had coffee and afternoon snack here two days in a row. The sweets are good, but not cheap. The donuts are small and expensive, but fresh in the morning and the best for breakfast. Other cakes are also very tasty.

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Surf City, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

They have any coffee or smoothie drink you want....Very knowledgeable and willing to make a special drink at my request. Very friendly people

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 208 N. New River Rd, PO Box 2519, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-541-0471

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 10

Description

Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream is open 7 days a week. We have a relaxing setting with FREE wifif! We offer a variety of menu items. Brewed Coffee, Latte's, Iced Latte's, Iced Coffee, Smoothie's, Frappe's, Ice Cream, Milk Shakes, Bagels, Muffins, Hand Dipped Ice Cream, FRESH HOT DONUTS and much much more!!! Please stop in and visit us.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?