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Kind Grind

2222 E Cliff Dr Ste 130, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4730
+1 831-476-9136
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
13 Feb 2017
“Good local coffee spot”
19 Oct 2015
“Perfect Saturday morning”
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2222 E Cliff Dr Ste 130, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4730
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good coffee and great local atmosphere. Be prepared to drink coffee and chill for a bit. The seating out front is nice.

Thank CBeattie14
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

This is my favourite place to spend a Saturday morning. Great coffee, super-friendly staff and excellent pastries. The cinnamon rolls are the best! On our annual visits to the area we always make a visit to the Twin Lakes beach on a Saturday morning a...More

Thank glamourgil
Reviewed 4 September 2014

fun beach front spot,,,coffee good,,,view good,,,,and it has the Santa Cruz flavor. Sit inside and hear the local gossip or outside and the waves crashing or watch beach volleyball..

Thank Lawnae H
Reviewed 8 August 2014

For me, the Kind Grind is almost a five-star spot. - It's right on the beach (Harbor State Beach). - Open seating means you can grab any available table/chairs and drag em wherever you want to sit and enjoy your coffee. - Volleyball games are...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 11 October 2013

I spent a winter in Santa Cruz, and loved stopping by this place on my walks and bike rides. The outside seating area is right on the beach, and has great views of the lighthouse, and distant views of the waves at Seamer Lane. The...More

2  Thank Ann H
Reviewed 25 December 2012

Excellent baked goods -- the owner also owns a bakery -- and good coffee right on the beach. Sit inside or go outside and watch the sun rise. Can't beat it.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 29 July 2012

During the summer months their kitchen is open in addition to the coffee shop. You can get a hot breakfast sandwich and a cup of coffee while you sit outside on the patio and enjoy the views. It is the best way to enjoy a...More

Thank luv2trvlSanFrancisco
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Great variety for a coffee house and the early morning hours worked well for us.

Thank JCZhome
Reviewed 12 February 2008

This is a primo spot right on the beach where lots of locals hang in the morning. Although they post hours, the reality is that you should not bother going anywhere near opening of closing time cause they open and close "whenever". While they do...More

2  Thank Yoloman
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Restaurant Details

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2222 E Cliff Dr Ste 130, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4730
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-476-9136
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