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Grind Cafe

136 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3460
+1 828-430-4343
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg rounds” (2 reviews)
“quiche” (3 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
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136 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3460
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

I like this place -- has a great quiche -- and I enjoy the atmosphere. It's relaxing to sit -- and enjoy the conversation of the locals -- or to sit at a table near the windows and see the downtown Morganton life. I recommend...More

Thank bugsliberty
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Fresh food, good prices, sometimes has small music events in the evening on the second floor. Fun place!

Thank Juniapetunia
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to go for a cup of coffee. Great location. Awesome sandwich and breakfast options. My favorite sandwich is the Apollo wrap. Was listed in Southern Living's top places to eat in North Carolina. Favorite breakfast is the ham and cheese bagel. Only negative...More

Thank 9kidsus
Reviewed 10 July 2017

If the weather is nice, sit outside and enjoy it while you dine. We had breakfast and it was very substantial and delicious. They serve Dynamite Coffee from Black Mountain and it is DYNO-MITE! Will definitely return.

Thank TheBogotano
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Sweet little place for a cup of delicious coffee and after talking to the chef we're looking forward to returning for the food on our next visit.

Thank Tina R
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great place to enjoy time with friends over great food and coffee. Loved the Eggs Benedict on spinach and black eyed peas special! Perfect size and unique combination. Great coffee also. The atmosphere is welcoming and comfortable with pleasant music to round things out. Go...More

Thank Patcbar
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Great music, nice quiet atmosphere, and really good coffee! Stop by to catch up on emails and get coffee on my way back to Charlotte.

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The Grind features excellent coffee and breakfast treats. The chef's special is always a good choice. I love the omelettes, quiche and egg rounds. Great place to start the day!

Thank Julia353
Reviewed 17 October 2016

One of my favorites, and probably the place I frequent the most in Morganton. The quiche is my ole' reliable favorite, but the loaded biscuits and gravy cannot be missed if they're the daily special. Nowhere else in Morganton has the same sort of options...More

Thank PCHolloway
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stopped here for lunch on our drive from Charlotte to Boone. The Grind Cafe had great sandwiches, wraps, and salads plus local craft beer. A great find.

Thank David S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 W Union St, Morganton, NC 28655-3460
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-430-4343
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