Starbucks-Bel Loc, Loch Raven Blvd - Towson MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe
N 39° 23.856 W 076° 33.780
18S E 365414 N 4362065
Quick Description: This Starbucks is on the property formerly occupied by the Bel-Loc Diner.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 11/30/2020 11:08:34 AM
Waymark Code: WM13FF0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 3

Long Description:
From company website in part: Our Heritage
Every day, we go to work hoping to do two things: share great coffee with our friends and help make the world a little better. It was true when the first Starbucks opened in 1971, and it’s just as true today.

Back then, the company was a single store in Seattle’s historic Pike Place Market. From just a narrow storefront, Starbucks offered some of the world’s finest fresh-roasted whole bean coffees. The name, inspired by Moby Dick, evoked the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders.

In 1981, Howard Schultz (Starbucks chairman and chief executive officer) had first walked into a Starbucks store. From his first cup of Sumatra, Howard was drawn into Starbucks and joined a year later.

In 1983, Howard traveled to Italy and became captivated with Italian coffee bars and the romance of the coffee experience. He had a vision to bring the Italian coffeehouse tradition back to the United States. A place for conversation and a sense of community. A third place between work and home. He left Starbucks for a short period of time to start his own Il Giornale coffeehouses and returned in August 1987 to purchase Starbucks with the help of local investors.

From the beginning, Starbucks set out to be a different kind of company. One that not only celebrated coffee and the rich tradition, but that also brought a feeling of connection.

Our mission to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time.
Hours of Operation:
It is open from 5am to 10pm daily. The telephone number is 410-882-1943.

Physical Address:
8701 Loch Raven Blvd, Towson MD 21286

Wifi Access: Yes

Relative Size & Amenities:
Fairly small

Drive-Thru: Yes

Food and/or Lunch Available:
They offer lunch.

Very pleasant

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