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The Coffee King, by Barbara Steck

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Mike Sheldrake opened Polly’s Gourmet Coffee in 1976 at the end of Second Street in Belmont Shore. Forty-four years later, he is still roasting coffee beans every morning in the same location. Mike bought the coffee part of the business from Polly’s Pies in 1989 after having worked there since high school. He wanted to learn the business from roots to roasting, and the result was Polly’s Gourmet Coffee.

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Our COVID-19 Response

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Our COVID-19 Response

In this time of crisis we know it's still important to get your coffee, so we're here for you.

At our shop in Long Beach, CA we're working hard to roast, package, prepare, and ship your orders as quickly as possible. We're taking the current circumstances very seriously and have been ahead of the curve following the rules set by our local government...

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