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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)
“bee sting” (41 reviews)
“great coffee” (29 reviews)
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9:30 am - 6:00 pm Hours
8635 N Main St, Next to the Flagpole and Information Gazebo, Helen, GA 30545-2323
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Basic cafe with coffee and specialty drinks for pretty cheap. They were brewing their sumatra for the regular coffee, and it was very delicious. My wife got a bee sting and she loved it. They have whole bean coffee for purchase. They have some muffins,...More

Thank blackthorn2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They had Wonderful lattes and a very friendly staff. Great sugar free options. Highly recommend Higher Ground Coffee!!!

Thank courtneylong514
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The owner was apparently trying his son, or he had him helping out. If we were in a hurry it would have been a drag. They were very nice and the coffee was as it should be.

Thank Ken V
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Enjoyed good Iced Caramel Latte here. The large is a bit smaller than you would expect for the price, but the latte was good. Wish they would open earlier in the day! :)

Reviewed 9 July 2018

We never feel welcome when we go in there. The employees act like they are miserable, and it is just not a happy place. Their prices are expensive, but I wouldn't mind that part as much if it were a warm, inviting atmosphere. Coffee shops...More

Thank r0mans837
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Try the amazing drink "Bee Sting." Friendly owner, nice location to sit and watch people walk down Main Street Helen. I stop by every time I come to Helen.

Thank pablucho35
Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is a nice little coffee shop we stumbled upon while visiting Helen. Friendly staff and nice atmosphere.

Thank Nonniof3
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

And this is it! So cozy, friendly staff, and really great and unusual espresso drinks make Higher Grounds the go-to cafe for me! I had the Helen latte and I loved it! This coffee is on the sweeter side and I’m not sure if they...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We stopped for Coffee one morning while in Helen, Ga. Higher Ground Coffee and More has very people working there and they were so helpful in helping me select what type of coffee to have. I had the Alpine Coffee and it was great! Great...More

Thank Diana H
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Really Terrible Needs Improvement. If you are a coffee lover forget it! They really need to invest in a bit of training or better machine to make better coffee. I have tried it there a few times and it's never been worth spending the money...More

Thank Salem4Life
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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
Donna H
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

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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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
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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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