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The Drowsy Poet

655 Pensacola Beach Blvd, 3rd Floor, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-6805
+1 850-565-4367
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
655 Pensacola Beach Blvd, 3rd Floor, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-6805
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Very quaint place, service was great and worker very friendly. The coffee was good. Fun place to sit and relax.

Thank G H
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

A great coffee shop with beautiful views all around! The Coffee Poetchino was very good, as was the latte. My son had a strawberry banana smoothie which was all syrup based and super sweet.

Thank lmd3
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Gorgeous view of the bay and the Milton was excellent. Nice place to pass the time waiting for the weather to clear before our boat ride.

Thank Lori A
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Being from the land of a Dunkin’ Donuts and Starbucks on every corner, I look forward to my Pensacola visits because Drowsy Poet is the best around. Their frozen blended drinks are on point, we always get a few pounds of whatever they have roasted,...More

1  Thank Court H
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Today was the first day that The Drowsy Poet was reopened under a "soft" opening. It is located at the marina on Pensacola Beach. The new decor is very stark compared to the old set up. Very clean, but much less seating and very antiseptic....More

3  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I'm NOT a big coffee chain lover... You know who I'm talking about. I have to say the coffee is pretty darn good here. The staff is great, the decor, the view of the marina all makes this place the best coffee house in Pensacola...More

1  Thank ScotandDebbie C
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I kindly asked for a kids hot chocolate after reading its description of having whip creme and caramel drizzle, where the adult hot chocolate being the same size and price but doesn't come with the toppings. The owner who was taking our order told me...More

2  Thank Souedz
Steve G, Owner at The Drowsy Poet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

So, let me get this straight: you are an adult ordering off the kids menu, and when told that the kids menu is just for kids, you get embarrassed and leave a bad review? Maybe I should have given you the kids drink, as you...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I’m visiting from out-of-town and needed a spot to work and read with coffee and food. This place was perfect. I spent 5 hours here on a Saturday morning. Good complimentary wi-fi. High quality, organic and paleo food options. I had the Byron (chai tea),...More

Thank Diana025
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Visiting from NYC for the holidays with great coffee choices and quality along with unique and wonderful food choices including special items - try putting yourself in Steve’s hands for a choice - you won’t be sorry

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

I took my girlfriend today, the coffee was awesome! The sunset view was fantastic! And the owner was very friendly! Great place to visit!

Thank Abmael S
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18 July 2017|
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Response from Steve G | Property representative |
We have several options on our toast menu, as well as a few options in our bakery case.
Lisa P
7 May 2015|
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Response from Steve G | Property representative |
We now accept all major credit cards, and have a chip reader, as well as Apple and Android payment options! :)
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 15
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 655 Pensacola Beach Blvd, 3rd Floor, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561-6805
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 850-565-4367
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A local coffee bar serving a large selection of hand-crafted, small-batch roasted arabica coffees; including shade grown, organic, & fair trade certified beans.
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