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It's A Grind Coffee House

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2000 Boulderstone Way, Cary, NC 27519-8408
+1 919-388-3783
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Held a short business meeting at this cafe. There are plenty of choices for everyone's taste. Nice outside seating area.

Thank sclarkme
Cary, NC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Excellent wait staff, consistently good coffee. Nice atmosphere. Good for breakfast meetings or a coffee date:) Owners are very nice and welcoming. Nice to see a "mom n pop" place thriving.

Thank bsquaredcary
Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

I love their fresh coffee beans. They are literally oily and very fresh. They only carries few selections but they are great!

Thank SeungC202
Cary, North Carolina
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2014

I really like this place! It's my favorite coffee shop in Cary. There aren't too many places where you can get multiple varieties of drinks and like all of them, but this is it for me. I really like their menu. I've tried the Sea Salted Toffee Latte, Sea Salted Caramel Latte, White Chocolate Mocha, and White Chocolate Turkish Hazelnut... More 

Thank bru20bru
Muncie, Indiana
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127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

Feels more like home the the normal chain coffee shop..prices have risen a bit but they have great drink specials and strong regular coffee as well as treats and snacks. Great place to study or work with free internet.

Thank Emjai1920
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2013

Use to be a regular visitor but after a while their prices rose above Starbucks and caribou coffee. And the quality went down. Their regular cold drinks started to taste watered down and always tasted different depending on who made it. Atmosphere is good and employees nice. But in the end caribou and Starbucks proved a better value with better... More 

Thank williewankagirl
North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2013

The owners are friendly and make sure everyone is happy with their selections as well as their overall experience. The service is personalized and if you tend to go there regularly, they will know your name and greet you warmly. Prices are comparable to Starbucks.

Thank wingit67
Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2012

It's a Grind is my go-to place for a good iced drink. I tend to get Starbucks since they're always around, but I find that It's a Grind has a better coffee taste, and also goes down without leaving watery slush afterwards (I don't know how to explain it but imagine getting a slurpee and you suck out most of... More 

Thank Aspiring_Critic
Raleigh, North Carolina
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2010

I spend 3 out of 5 days work in coffeeshops around the Research Triangle. It's a Grind in Cary/Morrisville is a nice shop, but the prices are INCREDIBLY high. For instance, a piece of quiche and a cookie is $9. Their plain coffee prices are thru the roof, $3 for a cup of standard brew, plus they want you to... More 

Thank sbsmithfl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2008

I love latte's and this place has one of the best. I also like the blended coffee drinks they make. Always a good vibe going on each time I visit. Espresso drinkers need to check this place out.

Thank mrjumpshot

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Boulderstone Way, Cary, NC 27519-8408
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-388-3783
Welcome to Daily Grind NC. We believe a healthy life style shouldn't have to be a challenge. We use fresh wholesome ingredients. Our quality products include Boars Head meats, seasonal fresh fruits & veggies. We bake our own pastries. Our products are all natural; our coffee is always fresh locally roasted and we only use loose-leaf teas. We hand craft every drink to order. Our Cary location was formally known as It's A Grind Coffee House.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?