Must-Try Coffee Trail in Myrtle Beach

Hop on this coffee trail in Myrtle Beach and be on your way to caffeinated happiness, thanks to fresh-roasted, just-brewed java, iced frappes, and more. While The Strand Resort has your first cup of joe covered at its free daily breakfast bar, the coffeehouses serving inventive, bold specialty drinks make venturing out worthwhile.


If you’ve ever tried a beer or wine trail, a coffee trail in Myrtle Beach won’t disappoint. Our list will help you plan out the perfect morning pitstops and forge your path to all the best roasters in Myrtle Beach.


Where: 1410 N. Ocean Boulevard, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Distance: 0.1 miles from The Strand


Enjoying your favorite coffee while on vacation is extra comforting, and the Starbucks near the oceanfront in Myrtle Beach serves all the fresh, piping-hot favorites you’re used to back home. This coffee shop is so close to your suite you’ll be able to find it even when you’re still half asleep. Spring for a Salted Caramel Cream Cold Brew, or stick to your usual dark roast to jumpstart your day fast.

Fresh Brewed Coffeehouse

Where: 933 Broadway Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Distance: 1.8 miles to The Strand


The pay-it-forward programs this faith-based coffee shop supports make sure you leave feeling good. Order a creamy, delicious cold brew or something piping hot and fresh, and pay for an extra cup to go to someone in need. Visit the Fresh Brewed Coffeehouse in Myrtle Beach on Thursdays for open mic date night or stop in for a concert or comedy show.

starbucks cup on the beach

Croissants Bistro & Bakery

Where: 8014 North Kings Hwy., Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Distance: 4.7 miles from The Strand


When it comes to cafés in Myrtle Beach, Croissants Bistro & Bakery is a top choice for coffee connoisseurs and those who appreciate a delicious scratch-made breakfast or brunch. The small-batch beans are roasted in-house daily so every cup is as good as the last. Savor breakfast with your loved one as you sip deliciously dark espresso and dig into breakfast dishes like cinnamon buns or eggs Benedicts on fresh-baked croissants.

Birchin Lane Coffee Company

Where: 9620 N Kings Hwy. E4, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Distance: 6.8 miles from The Strand


If the S’mores and Aloha Latte flavors at Birchin Lane Coffee Co. in North Myrtle Beach don’t catch your attention, then the variety of iced, hot, and sugar-free concoctions will. Get a house-roasted drip coffee as-is or customize it with a syrup, creamer, or cold foam. If you’re bringing something back to your suite at The Strand, the 96-ounce Joe to Go from Birchin Lane is ready to share.

Brown Fox Coffee Box

Where: 3979-4123 MarshWalk, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Distance: 14 miles from The Strand


Add this walk-up coffee shop in Murrells Inlet to your coffee trail and grab your favorite java before checking out the local sights. Cool off with an Iced Foxy Chai or Frappe, or choose your favorite hot brew to wake up slowly with each sip. This shop is affectionately known as “The Box,” and its location on the MarshWalk in Murrells Inlet makes it a destination for any couple wanting coffee with a view.

Beach Dreams Market

Where: 817 2nd Ave N., North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
18.4 miles from The Strand


Recharge while you’re out and about at Beach Dreams Market, a local coffee shop in Myrtle Beach. Beans are roasted in-house weekly so the drip changes often and the variety of lattes can tempt anyone into becoming a coffee guru. Try the Fluffernutter, a peanut butter, toasted marshmallow, and chocolate latte, or keep it simple and order an eye-opening Americano. Muffins and turnovers pair perfectly well with any of the coffees at this shop. Beach Dreams Market also offers handcrafted soaps, body scrubs, and lotions to cover all your self-care needs.

Be Known Coffee & Roaster

Where: 4207 Sea Mountain Highway, Little River, SC 29566

Distance: 19.5 miles from The Strand


Be Known Coffee & Roaster is a specialty coffee shop serving a variety of javas, teas, and baked goods. This café sources fair trade and organic coffees and teas and local pastries. Every bean is roasted in-house and the syrups are hand-crafted. Try a classic drip coffee or a Peanut Butter Puff Cold Brew Frappe when you visit this stop on your coffee trail in Myrtle Beach.

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Stay at The Strand


Book your Myrtle Beach vacation at The Strand today and enjoy a boutique resort that offers all the comforts of home, including fantastic hotel accommodations and oceanfront amenities. While most of your recreation is covered right here at the resort, the frappes, pour-overs, and cold brews from the area’s best coffee shops give you the energy to do it all and more. Map your coffee trail in Myrtle Beach starting with these nearby roasters to enjoy perfect mornings day after day.

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