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The Daily Grind

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208 N. New River Rd, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
+1 910-541-0471
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Coffee & Tea, 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 WIFI! We offer a variety of menu items. Fresh 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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  • 33
    Very good
  • 9
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  • 4
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  • 3
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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
Absolutely Delicious

I absolutely love the coffee and donuts. It's delicious. I'm a local so I come here quite often. I recommend everyone stops by to try this great find!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Hampstead, North Carolina
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Hampstead, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I absolutely love the coffee and donuts. It's delicious. I'm a local so I come here quite often. I recommend everyone stops by to try this great find!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This place is great for coffee & desserts! The staff is super friendly! It's a ritual for me and my daughter, donuts then a walk on the beach :) Definitely a place to check out!

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Warrenton, VA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 NEW

This shop has a wide variety of ice creams, coffees and baked goods. The ice creams are fairly typical. The coffee is well brewed, fresh and served hot. The deserts are rather spectacular and, in most cases, a bit better value than the coffee which is just a tad expensive. The clerks were pleasant and helpful and the shop is... More 

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Titusville, PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Awesome doughnuts, we love coming to this place always twice a week to get doughnuts during our beach trip. Very nice ladies who work in there, and doughnuts are the cake type. Usually warm fresh, and can't be beat. Worth a trip. Downside. They are a little $$$ and they aren't really big. Two dozen will cost you $20. But,... More 

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Sneads Ferry, North Carolina
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Excellent drinks and ice cream. The staff is very friendly and create a great atmosphere for all. This is a great place for the family.

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Apex, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The coffee was excellent and the donuts were very good. I tried the maple bacon and cinnamon sugar. I thought they were priced a little high for the size of them. They were $1 a piece and not as big and the ones found at other bakeries. All in all, though, very good.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

You cannot go to Topsail Island and not visit the Daily Grind. Great staff and treats await you. They make their own donuts.

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We came here just to get some coffee while we were in town for a wedding. When we got in we decided to try the donuts too because they smelled so good. Everything was amazing. The donuts are so delicious and not too big so you don't feel bad eating more than one! Our favorites were the maple and the... More 

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Dublin, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Had a nice, quick visit. Friendly service and great ice cream! The desserts in the case looked amazing.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Remember those Super Donuts they used to hand out in public school? These are the same, but not soggy. These donuts are freakin' PERFECTION. Their lattes are awesome, too, and they offer almond and soy milk options. After a caramel latte with almond milk and two glazed donuts, I was ready to take over the world.

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Additional Information about The Daily Grind

Address: 208 N. New River Rd, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445
Phone Number: +1 910-541-0471
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 208 N. New River Rd, 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 10

Description

Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream is open 7 days a week. We have a relaxing setting with FREE WIFI! We offer a variety of menu items. Fresh 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
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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