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Grand Central Coffee Station

400 W 5th St, Storm Lake, IA 50588-1748
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (10 reviews)
“sandwiches” (10 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
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400 W 5th St, Storm Lake, IA 50588-1748
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A coworker and I were in town for business and decided to grab a quick coffee for the trip back home. I was amazed at the array of flavors and drinks. They have a drive through which made it even more convenient. Very good pricing!...More

Thank Bianca M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I stopped while traveling with my husband and had one of their specialty hot lattes - cinnamon bun. It was tasty! The employees were friendly. I enjoyed my coffee and read while many others came in and out meeting with friends and visiting. The lunch...More

Thank Jerri L
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I drove up to Storm Lake and had an hour before an event started at Buena Vista University. I looked for a coffeeshop and discovered a small building next to an abandoned railroad track near downtown Storm Lake. It was Grand Central Coffee Station on...More

Thank david_hance_iowa
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This place is known for its grilled sandwiches and specialty coffees. It has "Train Station" atmosphere which it is right next to the train track in town. They also have another location west of town across from the water park. I prefer the Engineer sandwich...More

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 1 February 2017

They offer a variety of both breakfast and lunch items along with specialty coffees,metas and other drinks. Hot or cold weather they have something for everyone. I love the almond Rocha mocha coffee.

Thank T1256PGmichelles
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Stopped here on a cold winter day for lunch. Great atmosphere, wonder soup and sandwich. Real food, not fast food. Make sure you don't miss this one.

Thank patty f
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I ordered sandwiches through the drive through one day. They did take a bit to make but they were very good! Came with chips and a pickle too.

Thank DanaCox
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

my friend and I each got a Steam engine, her a wrap and me the sandwich, both very good! Staff and atmosphere is very friendly and welcoming

Thank Vicki W
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped while in Storm Lake for Parents Weekend at the nearby university, Buena Vista. There are two locations a drive through which we visited and a shop that also includes soup, sandwiches, salads as well as a variety of drinks, hot and cold. I...More

Thank Anne E
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Service was good but I paid a fair amount of money for a really terrible cup of coffee. It had a weird, almost black licorice flavor. Unfortunately, there weren't a lot of other options in this town.

Thank Regina B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 W 5th St, Storm Lake, IA 50588-1748
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Storm Lake
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