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Fred and Larry's Coffee

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3591 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
07:30 - 05:30
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Sun 07:30 - 05:30
Mon - Thu 07:30 - 07:00
Fri 07:30 - 11:30
Sat 07:30 - 07:00
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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108 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped in as an after dinner treat. Nice relaxation spot with sofas and plenty of seating. Coffee made fresh, each cup. I got a cup of decaf and a shot espresso. Both delicious! Star who? Go here!!

Thank bornredprincess
1 review
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Coffee was amazing! Staff was very nice and accommodating. Very cool environment. Great place and I highly suggest to anyone looking for some great coffee drinks and friendly staff.

Thank Nancy P
Boone, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit this coffee shop it reminds me why I love coffee. The staff is always inviting and treat you like family. The drinks go above and beyond. They have everything from traditional coffee drinks to the most amazing concoctions handcrafted by the owners. In my personal experience this is not your ordinary coffee shop and the most... More 

Thank Amberb22
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I have looked and looked for a local coffee shop worth going to and I believe that I finally found it! One might say there isn't much to do in the Banner Elk area on a rainy day but I say different, especially if you are a coffee fiend like myself. I happened into the funkiest(in a good way) and... More 

Thank Heather S
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Great coffee! The Boom Bow was amazing! Combination of Cuban coffee and a latte. Great atmosphere. Amazing service. Super friendly staff. Loved it

Thank Dane M
Nashville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I REALLY want to love this place. The very first time I came here, I was served by one of the owners and had great service and great coffee.... but.... the next 2 times, not so lucky. It was the female server on the last 2 visits... and that may keep me away. I ordered a vanilla latte, and she... More 

Thank gsweitz
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Don't miss this place if you love great coffee. Could not get enough and once we found it we were then nearly every day.

Thank Mary W
Beech Mountain, North Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Grap a cup or sit a while,this is the place.Friendly and welcoming.Homey little spot in the mountains.

Thank maryrnocera
el paso, United States
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5 reviews
Reviewed 19 July 2016

the staff is very freindly and the atmosphere is very relaxing yet has a nice buzz about it. The locals, old and young flock here for a break, lunch, talk, reading paper or their book...a must if you want to decompress

Thank Frank/Megan S
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Alan Jackson's song comes to mind, about the little man ... The locals should really visit this shoppe. Very friendly service, excellent products, great value.

Thank Tommy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 6
American, Cafe
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 05:30
07:30 - 07:00
07:30 - 07:00
07:30 - 07:00
07:30 - 07:00
07:30 - 11:30
07:30 - 07:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3591 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: 18283672110
Fred and Larrys is a small family owned coffee shop that serves locally roasted organic conrads beans. Along with smoothies, milk shakes, Italian soda, local pastries, and pacific island specialty teas such as kava kava and Kratom. We have live music every Friday from 7 - close for our weekly open mic night. We are a favorite local hang out for all ages serving some of the most unique drinks you'll find in the high country.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?