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Refuge Coffee

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4 S Bancroft St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2101
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4 days ago
“Top Notch Coffee Bar”
20 Jun 2018
“Best coffee in town!!!”
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Cafe, Contemporary, Guatemalan, American, South American
4 S Bancroft St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2101
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great vibe and excellent coffee. We had a cappuccino and a lavender latte. Some of the best we’ve ever had! We returned the next morning for some delicious pour over and an almond milk latte that didn’t disappoint. Found out they roast their...More

Thank Cody W
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

For the serious coffee lover, this is your coffee shop! Fantastic experience every time! Located in the heart of downtown Fairhope.

Thank David D
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This place is the best- great atmosphere, tucked away in the heart of downtown Fairhope. I love the lavender latte for something sweet!

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

After having breakfast with bad coffee, this little place was a bit of heaven. The young man working there was extremely informational and made us a fabulous cup of coffee for the road.. even putting it in our Yeti’s for us. Highly recommend!

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a little place to drink a good coffee relaxed and you can test some pastries too. There are high and low chairs. It’s a good place to talk and share too. I recommend this place.

Thank Elpidia L
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This is the spot if you like your coffee well made with the finest ingredients. This is not a large place or a real social place but it is the best coffee I have found in town. Try Refuge in order to find what coffee...More

Thank James B
Reviewed January 11, 2018

I have been to Refuge many times and spent many hours there studying. I'm not sure how the owner managed to find such engaged, genuinely concerned employees to operate the store. They take great care in crafting each and every drink made. The menu is...More

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

I went to the other coffee stops and this place blows them away. In fact I would have to say it's the best I've ever had anywhere. I've been to MANY cities including Seattle and this place knows how to do coffee.

Thank PDCGeorgia
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Refuge Coffee is NOT "just another coffee shop". We stopped in Refuge for the first time today and boy were we impressed! The baristas were all young, friendly, energetic and EXTREMELY knowledgable of their many unique offerings. Refuge does provide comfortable seating for using your...More

1  Thank Jay B
Reviewed October 18, 2017

When you taste the amazing coffee at Refuge, which they themselves grow in Guatemala and roast themselves, you know that there is a God who created the world and saw that it was very good. I had a cappuccino yesterday after an unintended absence....It was...More

Thank P3902RQwilliamp
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Cafe, Contemporary, Guatemalan, American, South American
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.
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7:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 S Bancroft St, Fairhope, AL 36532-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
The Refuge is an independent slow brew coffee shop in Fairhope specializing in region specific coffees and espresso.
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