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the Grind Cafe & Espresso Bar

) #1 of 3 Coffee & Tea in Cornwall #28 of 127 Places to Eat in Cornwall ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe,
35 Second Street, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
“chai latte” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Canadian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
35 Second Street, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 23 May 2017

I visit during quiet times and it's always a great experience. I go to get my work done (on computer with wifi) and for a change of scenery.

Thank monicapC7508MV
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I asked about Gluten free choices just in case there was something I could eat, there wasnt which is not unusual for places but the way they were was unacceptable. This was not my first visit, have been for tea before, and same thing, it...More

Thank leica2015
Reviewed 3 February 2017

My wifes loves it here, often she goes there to get her work done of just relax and unwind, great selection of coffee's and snacks, stop in you wont regret it, located in the heart of downtown next to the library.

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Met for a working lunch today. The coffee was excellent as was the panini and soup. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The atmosphere is eclectic and quite enjoyable. The only down side are the numerous steps. Steps to get into the building, steps...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The owner is very friendly greets everyone when they come in. Super friendly staff ..Great atmosphere and great coffee and various hot chocolate you have to try the sweet and salty one..Good sandwiches and fresh homemade deserts ..Place is clean and love the warehouse look...More

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 15 November 2016

looking for a homegrown cafe as opposed to the mass drive thru coffee stores... this place is ideal. Coffee made to order along with expressos, lattes, etc etc etc. Great place for lunch. Had a soup, sandwich, coffee combo for $9. great quality. highly recommended

Thank syl012
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Had lunch at The Grind, the special included ham which I don't eat so asked Kayla to make me a special without and what I received was deliciousness. Her soup is always a deeply flavourfull experience, she puts all of her expertise into each creation....More

Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Recently moved to Cornwall and had wanted to try this cafe out but just never seemed to make time. Finally I made the effort and boy and I ever grateful I did... I now spend 3-4 days a week there studying, listening to the calming...More

1  Thank Cressar
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Perfect little place for a nice light lunch whether on the go or time to relax. The atmosphere is modern decorated with local art. Very clean. The owner and staff make you feel welcome and important! Had the daily special. Grilled panini with prosciutto and...More

Thank ChanP652
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I have visited this cafe a few times in the past month and I've decided that I will not be going back. The food is average and the value is OK, but I can't deal with the young woman working the register. I know it...More

Thank curiositydoor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Second Street, Cornwall, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Cornwall
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Description
Free WiFi, prices seem reasonable, Susan Martin, owner, great host.
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