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Grand Central Coffee Station

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400 W 5th St, Storm Lake, IA 50588-1748
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06:00 - 20:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 20:00
Sat 07:00 - 17:00
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Alta
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They offer a variety of both breakfast and lunch items along with specialty coffees,metas and other drinks. Hot or cold weather they have something for everyone. I love the almond Rocha mocha coffee.

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Thank T1256PGmichelles
Storm Lake, Iowa
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Stopped here on a cold winter day for lunch. Great atmosphere, wonder soup and sandwich. Real food, not fast food. Make sure you don't miss this one.

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Thank patty f
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139 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I ordered sandwiches through the drive through one day. They did take a bit to make but they were very good! Came with chips and a pickle too.

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Thank DanaCox
fort worth
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

my friend and I each got a Steam engine, her a wrap and me the sandwich, both very good! Staff and atmosphere is very friendly and welcoming

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Thank Vicki W
Grimes
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66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped while in Storm Lake for Parents Weekend at the nearby university, Buena Vista. There are two locations a drive through which we visited and a shop that also includes soup, sandwiches, salads as well as a variety of drinks, hot and cold. I ordered a chai tea and my son ordered one of their special hot coffee drinks.... More 

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Thank Anne E
Urbana, Iowa
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Service was good but I paid a fair amount of money for a really terrible cup of coffee. It had a weird, almost black licorice flavor. Unfortunately, there weren't a lot of other options in this town.

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Thank Regina B
Canfield, Ohio, United States
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177 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed across the street at Kings Point. I went through the drive-thru a little before 6 a.m. This place opens very early they make their own Bagels and service and great brewed coffee. Very friendly and very fast.

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Thank memki
Waite Park
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Good service, low key, and good coffee, and good caramel rolls. It is easy to get to. It was a nice find in the town

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Thank Charles M
IA
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

There is a wide variety of beverages available and they can be customized for you if you have certain preferences.

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Thank IaKat
Ames, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

They have amazing food and even better frozen yogurt. I wish this was a chain Cafe because it's my favorite!

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Thank iastate24

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 W 5th St, Storm Lake, IA 50588-1748
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Storm Lake

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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