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The Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream

208 N New River Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6677
+1 910-541-0471
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“donuts” (110 reviews)
“ice cream” (67 reviews)
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
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208 N New River Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6677
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The variety of treats made it really difficult to choose!!! They have many ice cream flavors, plus shakes etc. The enticement for me was the bacon/maple donut which they warmed up for me and of course coffee to go with it. They have 20 different...More

Thank ncpucke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a great morning with local friends enjoying coffee and a danish while solving the world problems. Fresh made coffee and donuts or danishes daily. And to help your afternoon; hand packed ice cream! Enjoy.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Too many choices on the menu!! We stopped a few times for coffee and each one we chose was delicious! Cute coffee shop with a few baked goods too.

Thank Faithlynn7
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The Daily Grind is our favorite! The breakfast is out of this world. Homemade donuts, cinnamon rolls, and the best apple fritters ever! The coffee is fantastic! We love going here for ice cream as well. We have always had the best service there too....More

Thank Buccomom
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We went here for an after dinner ice cream run and were not disappointed!! We all had hand dipped ice cream and loved it.

Thank hewviet
Tracey H, Owner at The Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review!

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went back twice during our visit. They make their own donuts every day, and smoothies from scratch are delicious. They make you feel welcome, the dining room was full and it was raining so the owner sat us in the local coffee club section with...More

Thank Josh R
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Super delish coffee! Almost too many choices the menu. Loved the turtle mocha iced coffee. Cute place to hang out.

Thank Faith C
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Went here in early morning to grab some breakfast for the beach while we waited for sea turtle release!! What a fun time! Coffee was very good & apple fritter was EXCELLENT. Cinnamon buns were only average, so just skip those and go straight for...More

Thank pjgator
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I've been here the past two days and the staff is very friendly and accommodating. I came in just for a coffee and the wife wanted a donut but were SOLD OUT! If that's any indication, they are good! So we went back today and...More

Thank CUPanthersFanMatt
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This was a yummy stop! A ton of selections for ice cream, donuts, and coffee. There's a full coffee board with different flavor combinations. Husband: The Buckeye in a frappuccino: chocolate peanut butter frap, this was great! Me: Nutty Irishman: hazelnut and Irish cream in...More

Thank Brianne T
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21 February 2015|
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Response from Jan3571 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have iced coffee, as well as hot coffee, frappes, smoothies and even ice cream. Great owners. Super nice people.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Brunch, After-hours, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 N New River Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6677
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-541-0471
  • E-mail
Daily Grind Coffee, Donuts & Ice Cream is open 7 days a week. We have a relaxing setting with FREE WIFI! We offer a variety of menu items. Fresh Brewed Coffee, Latte's, Iced Latte's, Iced Coffee, Smoothie's, Frappe's, Ice Cream, Milk Shakes, Bagels, Muffins, Hand Dipped Ice Cream, FRESH HOT DONUTS and much much more!!! Please stop in and visit us.
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