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The Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream

208 N New River Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6677
+1 910-541-0471
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“donuts” (112 reviews)
“apple fritters” (14 reviews)
“ice cream” (68 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe
208 N New River Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6677
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family enjoyed ice cream every evening form Daily Grind, during our family vacation. The ice cream was delicious and the servers were very kind, we had small children with us. The donuts were delicious.

Thank ruppelm3
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

If you are a fan of Starbucks and don’t want to drive to Hammond, this is good choice. The brews are full bodied. We liked our cappuccinos. Not a great selection of bakery goods, but what they had was a good. My husband had a...More

Thank Alice M
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Nice quick getaway for dessert. Not too many options other than ice cream. Got the chocolate cake and it was a large puece to share and good.

Thank Murray R
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The house blend coffee is a good blend of smooth and easy. The service is fast & friendly. We'll be back next time in Topsail.

Thank Gerald H
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We had to come back here again and again for the birthday cake ice cream, also the best cofee we had for a regular cup of jo. Friendly service. Good carrot cake. And they have wifi.

Thank Danigirl25
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Stopped in early Saturday morning before a busy day with a friend for her wedding. Coffee was great and folks that own it are very nice.

Thank Erin S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The variety of treats made it really difficult to choose!!! They have many ice cream flavors, plus shakes etc. The enticement for me was the bacon/maple donut which they warmed up for me and of course coffee to go with it. They have 20 different...More

Thank ncpucke
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Spent a great morning with local friends enjoying coffee and a danish while solving the world problems. Fresh made coffee and donuts or danishes daily. And to help your afternoon; hand packed ice cream! Enjoy.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Too many choices on the menu!! We stopped a few times for coffee and each one we chose was delicious! Cute coffee shop with a few baked goods too.

Thank Faithlynn7
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The Daily Grind is our favorite! The breakfast is out of this world. Homemade donuts, cinnamon rolls, and the best apple fritters ever! The coffee is fantastic! We love going here for ice cream as well. We have always had the best service there too....More

Thank Buccomom
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21 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jan3571 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have iced coffee, as well as hot coffee, frappes, smoothies and even ice cream. Great owners. Super nice people.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 N New River Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6677
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-541-0471
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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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