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Fonville Press

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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


$5 - $20
American, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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All reviews chicken biscuit sandwiches fries coffee drinks coffee spot play area for kids seacrest beach outdoor seating great atmosphere love this place vanilla latte rosemary napkins cream
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

2 weeks ago, I had the best chicken biscuit ever. Huge, hand breaded piece of perfect fried chicken. I went twice and raved to all my friends. Today they gave me an average biscuit with two frozen chicken strips, and I literally gagged at how...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Leighton K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rode bike from Seacrest with my morning coffee and stopped to get breakfast to read my book. Got the Chicken Biscuit and it was so big, it literally lasted me 3 meals!? Def worth the stop and loved the atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Krystal S
Reviewed December 10, 2018

The place is beautiful and a nice place to sit and chat. However the service is a bit snotty and not very friendly.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thankful2BTexan
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I was so excited to try Fonville Press this past weekend, but wow. I do feel bad that they were so swamped over Labor Day weekend, but there aren't many places to eat in the Alys Beach area yet, so it seemed like Fonville Press...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Alexis B
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Located in the beautiful Alys Beach area, Fonville Press has the allure of a high class cafe. Once inside it’s beautiful walls, we found that not unlike many others in this idyllic location, most everything was superficial and lacking in honest substance. We ordered the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank joshuawtucker
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

I think the setting sets the mood for the food. I hate to say it but I remember the surroundings more than I did the food. I did have the sausage, egg, and cheese biscuit. As an adult, I enjoyed design of the open space....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank gwfarmer
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed our lunch here. We both thought our sandwiches (patty melt and chicken) and fries were superb. Nice atmosphere outside. The coffee was of the bolder variety but it appealed to my taste. If we return to the area we...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mpr001
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I always like to visit a restaurant at least twice before I give them a review. I really like this one! Breakfast was fantastic both times and staff even suggested alternate items that they thought I might like. They were right on each time! I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TallahasseeMark
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A great hidden gem, it's busy, but well worth the wait, plenty of outdoor seating to accommodate any size party. Fantastic breakfast!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank wsschellhase
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited for breakfast with my daughter. Coffee, parfait, and blueberry muffins were good. I would have ordered a hot breakfast but service seamed slow and I saw a few customers were leaving food on their plates. Went out to the covered patio which is adorable,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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