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Higher Ground Coffee And More

8635 N Main St, Next to the Flagpole and Information Gazebo, Helen, GA 30545-2323
+1 706-878-0088
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“iced latte” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
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8635 N Main St, Next to the Flagpole and Information Gazebo, Helen, GA 30545-2323
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good local place for coffee. You can get almost anything here that you can get at a Starbucks. The hot chocolate is awesome. I had to wait in a looooong line (out the door), but I assume that was just because a large number of...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 1 week ago

They made my daughter-in-law a special coffee, wasn't good, so they make her something else. Great service with a great attitude. Good stop.

Thank you3o8
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

But go for the Grizzly Bear, it’s a mocha with honey. Unique and tasty. These folks do it right. Friendly staff and a great coffee selection.

Thank John S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

a Cup of Joe, Make it two, make it three. bouncing off the walls to higher ground! Next to the Flagpole and help Gazebo

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The shop smelled yummy and realed me in. Ordered a large white chocolate latte. Not too pricey. Not too sweet and not too coffee like, which I would have liked more of personally. Nice staff.

Thank LuvyaMore2000
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Hey, it’s just coffee but for a regular coffee it’s just $3 and the fritters are tasty. Nice little place to sit and relax with your coffee. I felt like Ross and chandler sitting in their chairs drinking. Reminded me of that friends restaurant. Not...More

Thank Scooter H
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I ordered the caramel latte and I have not had one like this it taste so good. I would recommend this place to have coffee.

Thank pittman777jill
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

While walking by on a weekend afternoon I saw two people coming out of this shop with iced coffees. I am not an afternoon coffee drinker but the drinks looked great. I went in and had a nice conversation with the baristas. I ended up...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

employees were not so friendly. espresso was not too great. served in a little paper cup. okay to go but not for drinking inside.

Thank john m
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick break and to grab some coffee. I had a latte and my wife had an iced coffee. Both were prepared well and we enjoyed them as we chilled from walking the town. It would be nice if they actually had...More

Thank David B
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Questions & Answers
Cody S
22 May 2016|
Response from MaferLuna80 | Reviewed this property |
Wow! I didn't even know they had that! I might go tomorrows I I'll check out!
31 May 2015|
Response from Julia W | Property representative |
Absolutely! We are still here ready to serve you! Have a new baker! Better than ever
18 February 2015|
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Response from Julia W | Property representative |
We are definitely open! We are not certain about the snafu with Google maps, but we are working on it! PLEASE visit! Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8635 N Main St, Next to the Flagpole and Information Gazebo, Helen, GA 30545-2323
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Helen
  • Phone Number: +1 706-878-0088
  • E-mail
We are a small family friendly "specialty coffee" shop. Quality coffee, espresso, teas, and smoothies are always served. We offer a variety of bakery items, some coffee focused items, and fresh roasted coffee for purchase. Customer focus and caring for everyone is our goal...Every customer...Every time.
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