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Fred and Larry's Coffee

3591 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
+1 828-367-2110
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“great coffee” (13 reviews)
“iced coffee” (2 reviews)
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3591 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

Great Coffee, Cozy Atmosphere + Friendly Staff - Title says it all. My husband and I stayed in Banner Elk for 4 days and stopped here every morning. The 'pumpkin amazing' specialty coffee was so delicious. Lattes were also wonderful. The staff were very friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank katelyn g
Reviewed 7 November 2018

It's a nice place for coffee and small pastries and cookies. Cute little place, but it could offer more choices.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Leslie H
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Tried this place based on the trip advisor reviews and was not disappointed. Very good, better than Starbucks. Will be back!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NickUPS
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I ordered an Americano w/ heavy whipping cream w/ a SF syrup. It was delish! Other than Starbucks, I’ve yet to find a locally owned coffee shop that has HWC. The lady at the counter was super friendly. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 935hollyc
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We stopped in for coffee on our 1st day of vacation. There was someone else ordering and we waited to the side (it's pretty small) to place our order. There were two people working but no one said anything to us. We stood there for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank FLGirlForever
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Good coffee/tea drinks, plus yummy muffins and bagels. Seating inside and outside. Fair prices and friendly service. Very laid back. Might be a little slow when busy.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Andi M
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We met Larry himself on our visit to the coffee shop! He was so nice and the Mocha was delicious! Excellent local little spot to check out!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Alyssa L
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Stopped by here one afternoon for iced coffees,smoothies and muffins. Larry, the co-owner made us our drinks and they were truly Fabulous!!! Stop here when your in the area!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 2forTheRoadSince2005
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I tried one of the seasonal iced coffee and was truly pleased with my selection. This place is always so welcoming and the coffee is fresh and flavorful.

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank mbfarmhouse
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to skiing at Sugar Mountain. They make a really tasty mocha! The staff is super pleasant and quick.

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank whitney d
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3591 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-367-2110
Fred and Larrys is a small family owned coffee shop that serves locally roasted organic conrads beans. Along with smoothies, milk shakes, Italian soda, local pastries, and pacific island specialty teas such as kava kava and Kratom. We have live music every Friday from 7 - close for our weekly open mic night. We are a favorite local hang out for all ages serving some of the most unique drinks you'll find in the high country.
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