Polly's Coffee is a slice of Northern Europe plunked down into the set of Prairie Home Companion, by way of Vermont. This place doesn't fool around when it comes to a cuppa java. The woody, homespun interior features an imported German Probat LNIS coffee roaster, which can roast up to 30 pounds of beans at a time. Polly's also has comfortable make-yourself-at-home seating - including a semi-enclosed outdoor area - and the staff are friendly and accommodating. If you're in Long Beach and want a vibe that's sorta Larchmont-meets-Montana Avenue-meets-Sherman-Oaks, look for Polly's at the west end of 2nd Street's busy, fun retail/food strip. You'll feel right at home - assuming "home" is a small town in Northern Wisconsin.
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