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Driftwood Coffee Shop

325 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890-1346
+1 203-255-1975
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  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (2 reviews)
“french toast” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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325 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890-1346
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Get the BEC very good have it for breakfast often. Easy to get to off exit 19 north off 95.Straight thru exit ramp and turn right into downtown Southport.

Thank Gary J
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Stepping into Driftwood is like stepping back in time, down to the screen door in the front. For those of us who remember the difference between coffee shops and diners, this is a dream come true. The food is always fresh, and the owner, Dee...More

Thank FormerlyfromNYC
Reviewed 24 December 2017

This place reminds me some of that little Christmas story by Will Irwin. A lovely old fashioned diner which serves good food. Beautiful location. I used to go when I worked in paradise aka Southport. The French toast is very nice. You can also order...More

Thank katsalmond888888
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It is a quaint little coffee shop. Definitely a town favorite. I always see people inside having a good time. The only thing I had a small issue with is I went in a few times and they have things on their menu they don't...More

1  Thank Mia K
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went in for a quick Sunday morning breakfast. Food was average (breakfast sandwich and french toast) and served packages of syrup instead of from a carafe which is a big no-go for me. I could have gotten past that if it weren't for the service....More

Thank MaryKatherine H
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We go to the Driftwood frequently and especially enjoy going on a snow day! Its proximity is a tremendous perk of living in Southport. Excellent, simple brunches & lunch. Specials should not be missed. Dee, the owner, knows regulars by name and our 5 year...More

Thank 13sparrows
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place is from when time forgot, and that's its charm. Friendly service, ally variety of inexpensive, diner-based food, from grilled cheese and eggs on the griddle two sandwiches and an assorted collection of pastries to go. I was look forward to going here as...More

1  Thank Ben P
Reviewed 27 February 2016

If you would like a walk down memory lane to an old fashioned diner, a la "Happy Days", be sure to get to the Driftwood Sandwich Shop. They serve burgers along with all your traditional hot & cold sandwiches. Since it was my first visit,...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Throw back to the 50s/60s with stools at counter - moveable tables - seats maybe 40 people. Owner still cooks and waits tables and knows you by name - good or bad? - place of character! One of our favorite places!! Say hello to Dee!

1  Thank Chossee
Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

This is a gem of the area. Locals and cash only! It's anything but typical for the area. A bunch of counter stools and coffee shop tables maybe it seats 20-25 if jammed in. Food is perfect and why not have a bloody Or a...More

4  Thank Gma0917
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Pequot Ave, Southport, CT 06890-1346
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 203-255-1975
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