Charlie Foster’s

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Before you even walk through the door, you know you’re going to be transported to a wonderful place. The smell of the coffee and the kind people working at Charlie Foster’s enchants you.

Charlie Foster’s is a unique coffee shop, whose mission is to raise awareness around hiring people with special needs and gifts. They strive to be a model on inclusiveness.

They also brew a very fine cup of coffee! You can choose from your favorites: latte, cappucino, Americano, mocha, espresso, or cold brew. If tea is your thing, they offer different tea drinks, including Piper & Leaf Tea.

As for food, you’ll leave feeling full and ready for the day! Grab a burrito, bagel, avocado toast, flat bread, muffins, bowls, and so much more.

All of what you’ll experience at Charlie Foster’s leaves you feeling a little bit better about the world.

 Located at Stovehouse – 3414 Governors Drive Southwest, Huntsville, Alabama.

Destination: Stovehouse

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Waiting just off I-565 at 3414 Governors Drive, Stovehouse is 13 acres of eats, drinks, shopping, event space & live entertainment.

The building was originally constructed in 1929 and housed Martin Stove Company. See signs of pride, progress and preservation around every corner of this “little village.”

A couple thousand folks a day come to enjoy the ideallic backyard-party-vibe, dozens of restaurants, bars, shopping & nightly entertainment on stage!

Plenty of outdoor games & family-friendly entertainment in the “Food Garden” & Courtyard areas.

It’s not all outdoors. Enjoy meals & drinks from eclectic restaurants inside The Booth, The Canteen & The Shed.

Charming murals and clever signage provides Insta-ready backdrops. More importantly, they remind us what’s important in life! Look for several quirky signs as you approach 3414 Governors Drive, Huntsville, AL 35805. There’s ample parking at east & west entrances.


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Charlie Foster’s is a local family-owned coffee shop dedicated to employing people with special needs and serving our community high quality specialty coffee. They have a unique aesthetic and charging ports at every seat. They offer espresso drinks, a variety of sandwiches for both breakfast and lunch, and a variety of teas and cold brews. Dine inside or enjoy their patio. Charlie Foster’s invites you to come on by and hang out for a while.


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