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The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf

4751 Main St, Ste 116, Orange Beach, AL 36561-5865
+1 251-923-3265
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (92 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4751 Main St, Ste 116, Orange Beach, AL 36561-5865
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Southern grind was a great place to stop for lunch while shopping at the wharf. The staff was pleasant and the food was way better than I expected from a coffee house. They also have some great desserts available and cool souvenirs to buy as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BigKol56
Jimmy M, Owner at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your lunch. Come back and see us again. Jimmy and Jaime and Wharf Team

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We loved the menu, ....so many healthy items. Friendly staff, beautiful decorations. This is a great place to relax , eat breakfast, talk, and look at the decorations and plan where I would put ....some if there's gorgeous decorations. Love it!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Robin R
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The dark roast coffee was very weak and the almond milk latte was the last worst I've ever experienced. We won't be going back, at least not for anything involving coffee.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H3656JTkarenc
Reviewed 6 October 2018

My wife and I had just completed some shopping and needed a nice place to relax and grab a quick lunch. We both ordered the crab cake salad. The crab cakes were served warm on top of some nice greens. The crab cakes were full...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joe B
Jimmy M, Owner at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Joe thank you for your kind review. We think we have some of the best crab cakes in Bama.

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Found it! This little Coffee Shop/Gelato Bar/Gift Shop/Sandwich Joint has what is simply the BEST Crabcake Sandwich south of Cape Cod! I have lived in Orange Beach for 10 years. My quest has been to find the BEST Seafood Sandwich on the coast and I've...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Fatback444
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The best thing about breakfast here on Sunday morning off season is there was only one person in line ahead of us, unlike a few other restaurants we tried. We are locals and support the local businesses & schools by purchasing the Fund Rays Savings...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Karen B
Jimmy M, Owner at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi Karen Sorry for your experience with the Fund Rays book discount I will review with staff the discount. As far as speed I am not aware that Starbucks cracks eggs to order and cooks on site so we sure will be longer then those...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Good place to grab a late breakfast or lunch. Lots of choices on the menu and our group was pleased with all.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jasonbS6273JT
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I have come here many times over the years, and most times it's very good! However, I came in on a Tuesday well at the end of the summer season (at an odd time I might add), and there weren't that many people in here....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lbb36526
Jimmy M, Owner at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Dear I tried Sorry you had a poor experience. Yes you should never had to wait 50 minutes for your food.Please reach out to me directly at jim@thesoutherngrind.com so I can make it right for you. It sound like we have treated you good on...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I was walking around The Wharf and found this place. Stopped in for a smoothie and was pleasantly surprised...the decor is great and it had a light and airy feel. Lots of things to look at and good customer service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jacksprat36
Jimmy M, Owner at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Jackie thank you for your nice review. We are glad you found us. Come back and see us again. Jimmy and Jaime

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

In addition to amazing coffee, The Southern Grind has everything I could possibly want to decorate my house ❤️. We picked up some beautiful decoratives and coffee mugs. Staff was great and very patient with our 17 year old who asked a million questions. Honeybee...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sweetwatergirl44
Jimmy M, Owner at The Southern Grind Coffee House at The Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you for your nice review. Glad you could enjoy your labor day with us. Jimmy and Jaime

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AshleyK31
6 August 2016|
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Response from Jaime M | Property representative |
Our breakfast range in price is for a biscuit, egg, cheese, and your choice of meat is 4.50, all that with a croissant 5.99, egg scrambler 8.99 and toast, and our Wharf Breakfast is $8.99. All our food is made fresh and to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 11
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4751 Main St, Ste 116, Orange Beach, AL 36561-5865
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-923-3265
  • E-mail
Description
Coastal Coffee House serving Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy the pet friendly porch and outdoor patio. Find that unique gift or home accessory while sipping on a latte. Largest selection of Gelato on the Island. Fresh pastries and all your favorite coffee drinks including Cold Brew Coffee on tap. Free Wi-Fi. The Southern Grind has something for the whole family! Coffee Food Gelato Shopping good times. Remember to Get Your Grind On!
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