Welcome to the High Country's newest and finest addition of a gourmet coffee and Tea shop located in the Grandfather Shopping center in the Tyncastle area of Banner Elk. Mountain Grounds Coffee & Tea co. a western NC lodge style coffee and Tea shop that offers a cozy atmosphere and the largest selection of Organic and Fairtrade coffee and teas from around the world. We invite you to stop in and enjoy your favorite coffee or tea beverage while sitting by the fireplace and taking in the views of various mountain ridges. After a long day of work, hiking, skiing or shopping you can relax with a book from our in house library. Vacationers won't lose touch from home with our free wireless Internet.
We have a full line of espresso drinks and Frappes with all of the popular flavors and many signature flavors of our own. We have a fully trained staff of Baristas that can guide you with drink choices; much of our menu consists of fair trade and organic grown coffees and teas. Even if you are counting Carbs we have many flavorful products that can be added to your diet. From our fresh fruit smoothies packed with Vitamins and Antioxidants to our signature green teas and a huge selection of loose leaf teas we have a little something for everyone, even the kids with our caffeine free Kids Cremes.
Mountain Grounds even offers brewing advice for our coffees and teas, so you can have the drinks you love; at home. Our customer loyalty program gives thanks to our repeat customers with every 6th drink free. We're open seven days a week for ultimate convenience. Mountain Grounds Coffee and Tea Co is a coffee house dedicated to brewing by a higher standard.
Wow, finaly a great place in the high country for wonderful teas, food and lots of coffees. Very helpful staff that actually understands tea. A beautiful setting to read or surf the net. I hope they keep it up since they will be appreciated if they do.
Thank you for the kind words we look forward to your return.