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Richards' Coffee Shop

128 S Main St, Mooresville, NC 28115-3165
+1 704-663-0488
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Veteran museum and coffee shop in one

Happened to walk by and dropped in. The place is riddled with memorabilia from veterans of all US... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Madrid, Spain
Greatest place in Mooresville

My father recently retired from the military and went to the coffee shop to see if he could fit in... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
Jean Luc P
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128 S Main St, Mooresville, NC 28115-3165
+1 704-663-0488
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Happened to walk by and dropped in. The place is riddled with memorabilia from veterans of all US conflicts and the story of the men that served in them. Very impressed by the authenticity of the place and spent over 1 hour strolling around reading...More

Thank Nyati883
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My father recently retired from the military and went to the coffee shop to see if he could fit in. The veterans and volunteers are the kindest and most heroic group of people I have ever met. There is no 'mafia', where you have to...More

Thank Jean Luc P
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Curiosity and a live for all things military. You want to visit here LynRobin 1 and Robin 2 and Earl F are often there to guide you through a unique and authentic military museum The food strictly Southern Style sandwiches be sure to ask for...More

Thank nosbigs
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Even if you didn't serve or don't even know a veteran, you'll make a friend here. An amazing little privately funded museum (help 'em out ... they are trying to expand). I've enjoyed talking to the staff and volunteers every time. Ralph made me a...More

1  Thank JN1901A
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

It's a great place for Vets to meet other Vets. It's a great place for local musicians to meet and play music on Saturday mornings. Richard served Vets after serving in Viet Nam as a Helicopter Gunship Pilot. After he died, this place became reality....More

1  Thank Ratchman
Reviewed 8 February 2015

It truly is a living museum! Not only do they have many displays of the military and various wars, but you can speak with veterans that hang out there. One of the Vets I met was a B-29 bomber pilot. Cool! They also provide some...More

2  Thank TonyM_WorldTraveler
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Did not expect to find such an awesome place in this small town. As retired veterans, my wife and I were overwhelmed by the hospitality and friendliness of these vets! Incredible displays and history are on display. We will definitely go back. Hopefully on a...More

3  Thank Martin S
Reviewed 13 December 2012

This attraction is amazing. It is not your typical coffee shop. It is run by all vets who volunteer their time. Over 10,000 veterans have signed the guess list. The organization started when a former Vietnam Gunship Pilot moved to town 12 years ago. The...More

4  Thank allenriverford28036
Reviewed 7 December 2011

I had heard of Richard's from a friend, but wasn't prepared for such a warm welcome. They made my wife and I feel like family. The displays brought back a lot of good memories and helped my wife get a feel of military life. Wonderful...More

4  Thank Ventana45
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