Groundwork Coffee

Coffee Shop
2908 Main St (at Ashland Ave.)
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 392-9243
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 7:00pm
7:00am - 7:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm



  • Horchata cold brew is amazing
  • The Mexican mocha is superb. Get it!
  • My favorite Mocha of all time, and you can get it with Almond Milk! Woah nelly! This sweet deal is even better when you use your Fringe Benefits card!
  • The independent chain, known for its 100% organic coffee, and cafes hippie-ish vibe, roasts its own beans and was one of the first certified organic roasters in Southern California.
  • Tip your Barista! Damn it!!
  • Bring Your Own Cup! Stop Wasting!
  • Having an organic coffee latte with almond milk. One of the few places that offer almond milk instead of soy.
  • I love Groundworks. So Good.
  • It is so small. Good for take-away. You can go to the one which is bigger at the end of Rose avenue
  • Iced Vietnamese coffee is the best
  • Totally addicted to the Vietnamese Iced Coffee. Wonderful treat
  • Avocado toast
  • One of the best coffees in the area.
  • Coffee is solid and the baristas are friendly!
  • Mediocre flat white, it does not deserve the cost. And there are no bathrooms here!
  • Homemade cashew milk to go with Mexican mocha!
  • House made chai and ganache for the mochas are great.
  • this is third time that have been came here at 6 am everyday... the best coffee in California and also the girl inside very sweet
  • Perfect place.
  • Don't come if you're in a rush. Local joint with chatty staff. Which is probably great if you aren't in a rush.

Nearby places

2640 Main St (Heritage Square)
Pacific Ave (Speedway)
2701 Barnard Way (btw Ocean Park Blvd & Ashland Ave)