Carol – Village residents apparently want a downtown coffee shop, as June Queen, co-owner of Carroll Cup Coffee House, said business has been doing well since its grand opening on Dec. 3. It seems that
“Overall, I think it was very well received by the community,” she said. “We have had tremendous support from the community. We have been very busy and have received a lot of positive comments.
Customers can find typical coffee house drinks at 75 E. Canal St. Business, with the majority of drinks being espresso-based.
“We do espresso shots,” said Queen. I have.”
Bakery items such as cinnamon rolls are available. Queen said Cinnamon’s role was particularly popular.
“Cinnamon was a big hit,” said Queen. “We can’t keep them. We sell a lot of them very quickly.”
Queen owns a coffee house with her husband Don. The new business took about a year to create, she said.
“This is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time,” Queen said. “We had our eye on this building. I am Carol Area Historical and he is a member of the Society, so I love history. I did.”
The building is over 100 years old and was once a hardware store. It had been in storage for the last 30 or so years before it was purchased by Queens.
This is the Queen’s first foray into business ownership. June Queen has a data management job from her home and is also a registered nurse. Don Queen is retired from the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) business. At Queens, he has four part-time employees and plans to add a fifth.
Carroll Cup Coffee House is open Monday through Saturday from 6 AM to 3 PM.
Ms Queen said business hours may be expanded over the next few months or so depending on business conditions. He said he intended to
Business is also done on Facebook, Instagram and Tik Tok.