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Daily Grind Cafe

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21 Railroad Ave, York, ME 03909
+1 207-363-5040
07:00 - 15:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Delighted to find espresso in York Beach!! Right next to the Wild Kingdom. Nice outdoor patio & a few tables inside. Clean, clean clean & shining aluminium tables & chairs. Refreshing for this historic area! Sweet and friendly waitress, very welcoming and helpful. She was great. I had a bacon egg and cheese on a bagel & my husband had... More 

Thank FattieCattie
Princeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Walked in for breakfast and was greeted by a happy, polite gentleman. He had a lot of workers prepping for the day. They have all types of coffee and drinks. Ample amounts of assorted pastries, muffins, cinnamon rolls and frittatas. You can sit outside or in. Very casual.

Thank Judith484
Lexington, Mass
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

We were looking forward to some good coffee & eats here, but unfortunately was disappointed with both. The latte was nominal, needed sugar (which I don't normally add) to make it tolerable, and the Eggs Benedict rather tasteless.

Thank Family_in_MA_US
Berwyn, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Great location for this coffee shop which has now turned into a full service place for breakfast and lunch. However, you may want to think twice if you don't want to spend a long time getting a coffee. We ordered two medium cappuccinos, which took the barista 15 minutes to make (it wasn't busy at the time), and each cup... More 

Thank dawn a
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Went with my boyfriend during our weekend trip. The food was very good, staff was friendly, we ate outside in a cute little area which was very nice early in the morning. Overall it was pretty great & would definitely recommend!

Thank Caroline C
Nashua, New Hampshire
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230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Don't bother with any other place near short sands if you are looking for a good coffee selection. I had an iced mocha latte and they did a great job with it. Can't wait to go back and try something from their breakfast menu. The donuts and muffins looked amazing.

Thank NHmama23
Laconia, New Hampshire
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114 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We needed a good, air conditioned coffee stop. It was 96 degrees the day we visited York. What a great little treasure this coffee shop is! Full page coffee menu. We had the frozen mocha and it was perfect for the HOT day! The bakery is fantastic. My friend had a honey bun that covered a salad plate! The Whoopie... More 

Thank HelenDL
Burlington, Vermont
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We like to mix it half-and-half, Hawaiian hazelnut. So yummy! The owner sometimes gets a gab on and one can get irritated waiting ones turn. We are there for the coffee not the chitchat. And the bakery goodies, so good! They have a lunch menu also, but we have not tried that yet.

Thank Irishlazz
Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Very nice place. Breakfast was awesome and the service was very very good. My only regret was that it was'nt nice enough weather to eat out side.

Thank Mike C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Right next to Wild Kingdom Park. Friendly staff.... Coffee is average and prices are a bit high. Outside seating nice for ppl watching. WiFi available

Thank GARY01453

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Railroad Ave, York, ME 03909
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  York
  • Phone Number: +1 207-363-5040

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